MacStadium Blog

Mac minis

The current Mac mini is three years old

December 19, 2019
October 16, 2017

It’s been three years since the current Mac mini was released on Oct 16, 2014. Four hundred million humans have been born since that day and have never known a new Mac mini.

MacStadium Portal

Introducing the New MacStadium Customer Portal

December 19, 2019
September 28, 2017

We have listened to your feedback on our current subscriber dashboard and we are excited to announce the all-new MacStadium Customer Portal.

Syncing Status

Science confirmed: text replacements do not sync

December 19, 2019
September 25, 2017

Text replacement snippets are a useful tool that can be used on macOS and iOS. You create shortcut text that, when typed, expands to something longer.

High Sierra

Some tips on High Sierra at MacStadium

December 19, 2019
September 21, 2017

High Sierra is almost among us. Here are a few things you should consider as you decide to upgrade to macOS 10.13.

Venture Atlanta

MacStadium Selected to Present at Venture Atlanta 2017

December 19, 2019
September 18, 2017

MacStadium has been selected to present at Venture Atlanta 2017, the Southeast’s premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital.

Inc 5000

MacStadium is in the Inc 500 for the second year in a row!

December 19, 2019
August 17, 2017

Here we are one year (and a lot of change) later, and we’re even more excited to be on the list a second time.

NuoRDS

NuoRDS is a scalable terminal server for Mac

December 19, 2019
August 9, 2017

There is a new terminal server option for Mac. It is called NuoRDS. It is simple to install, has a number of options and is quite well developed.

Transmit

Use Transmit and a Mac mini at MacStadium

December 19, 2019
July 18, 2017

The venerable Panic Inc announced Transmit 5 today, and update to a very popular file transfer app that just gets better and better.

Talk Show Live

MacStadium Notes: Gitlab, Uber, Zayo, Summit Partners and more

December 19, 2019
July 10, 2017

From time to time our customers will post about their experience with us. We love to read these posts.

Talk Show Live

Observations on sponsoring The Talk Show Live

December 19, 2019
June 9, 2017

This week at Apple's WWDC, John Gruber of Daring Fireball hosted his sixth annual "The Talk Show Live" and we were happy to help sponsor it.

Utilization Graph

MacStadium Network Monitoring

December 20, 2019
May 2, 2017

Monitoring network performance of hosted servers is essential to managing the capabilities of the software running on your Mac servers at MacStadium.

Pure Storage

MacStadium Notes: Shopify, Pure Storage, and more

December 19, 2019
April 21, 2017

From time to time, our customers will post about their experience with us. We love to read these posts.

Wall-E and Eve

A new life for Xserve

December 20, 2019
March 28, 2017

As the Mac mini became Apple’s most popular server, we started to phase out the Xserve hosting. These machines were six times the size and way more power hungry than the Mac mini so they weren’t as profitable for us.

Cloud Expo Europe

MacStadium at Cloud Expo Europe

December 20, 2019
March 14, 2017

A month after experiencing Dublin Tech Summit, we're taking another trip to Europe. This time our team will be in London for Cloud Expo Europe 2017 March 15 - 16.

iPad

Work with macOS on an iPad or iPhone

December 20, 2019
March 6, 2017

As iOS becomes more powerful, and screens get larger and larger, many people are traveling with just an iPhone or iPad.

Dublin Tech Summit

MacStadium Travels to Dublin Tech Summit

December 20, 2019
February 9, 2017

For our first big event of 2017, MacStadium is heading to Dublin, Ireland for the inaugural Dublin Tech Summit.

Git

How to Add iCloud as a Git Repo

December 20, 2019
December 28, 2016

What if you could use Apple's iCloud to store a local copy of your code and have it available on any of your Apple devices as well? This is certainly possible.

Mac Pro Rack

Partner with MacStadium for Mac CI hosting

November 12, 2020
December 8, 2016

Over the last year, MacStadium has seen tremendous growth by offering Mac servers for development and continuous integration.

Mac Pro Rack

We now offer instant activation on Mac Pros

December 20, 2019
December 6, 2016

We are now staging Mac Pros for instant activation. We keep our most popular configurations ready to go so you can sign up and get started right away.

Credit Card Fraud Protection

Credit Card Fraud Protection at MacStadium

December 20, 2019
December 2, 2016

In case your transaction is flagged by our system, quickly get up and running at MacStadium.

MacStadium Help Site

A New Help Portal for MacStadium Customers

December 20, 2019
November 10, 2016

Today, we're releasing a new dedicated Help portal with built-in search for our customers and others new to Mac hosting.