MacStadium Blog

MacStadium and Terraform

Provisioning on MacStadium with Terraform

March 15, 2021
July 17, 2019

In the latest in a series of helpful posts for new MacStadium adopters, get tips for using HashiCorp's Terraform with each of MacStadium's virtualization platforms.

AltConf Panel

CI Best Practices for iOS and macOS App Development

March 15, 2021
July 10, 2019

MacStadium recently hosted a panel on CI best practices at AltConf. It was an interesting discussion as the companies participating in the panel represent very different development teams and CI practices.

MacStadium and Ansible

Provisioning on MacStadium with Ansible

March 15, 2021
July 9, 2019

In a series of blog posts, we will provide some pointers and a few examples for new MacStadium adopters to use as a guide. Let's start with Ansible...


CI Changes with Catalyst

March 15, 2021
July 2, 2019

Apple highlighted Catalyst’s new features and increased functionality at WWDC. When mass adoption hits, there will need to be some changes to Mac-related CI workflows.

Ephemeral builds

Benefits of Ephemeral iOS Builds

March 15, 2021
June 11, 2019

Mobile DevOps has unique challenges especially when building for the Apple platform. In this post, we will cover the process of self-managed iOS builds and benefits of using ephemeral builds.

WWDC Week in Review

Week in Review: Orka, Mac Pro, WWDC, AltConf and more!

March 15, 2021
June 9, 2019

This has been a busy week at MacStadium. So much so that we put together a “Week in Review." Read on for all the great stuff that happened just in the first week of June alone.

WWDC 2019

Where to Be at WWDC

March 15, 2021
May 28, 2019

WWDC is almost here. It seems that more and more events are planned in and around San Jose for this annual Apple event. As usual, MacStadium will have a big presence in San Jose and this year we have a whale of an announcement to make as well. Come and see us!


MacStadium + Ansible are Making Life Easier for DevOps Teams

July 14, 2021
May 22, 2019

Provisioning your Mac cloud virtual machines for macOS and iOS CI just got easier. MacStadium engineers have put together some example Ansible scripts for provisioning your CI build environment.

MacStadium Docs

New MacStadium Docs Site

June 21, 2021
April 18, 2019

We are excited to announce our new documentation website. Visit for quick start guides, answers to your most frequently asked questions, best practices for different use cases, code examples, and much more!


MacStadium Achieves SOC 3 Security Compliance

March 15, 2021
February 19, 2019

To demonstrate our commitment to security, we are excited to announce that we have added SOC 3 compliance to our list of security certifications.

Mac mini

What to do with your old Mac minis?

June 21, 2021
February 7, 2019

So, what happens when the world starts upgrading Mac minis to the shiny new 2018 model? That old mini isn't dead yet! We've put together a list of ideas to repurpose your old mini and give it new life.

TAG Top 40

MacStadium is a TAG Top 40 Innovative Company for the Second Year

March 15, 2021
January 23, 2019

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) announced MacStadium as one of its Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia.

AppDynamics APM

User and Customer Experience for All

March 15, 2021
January 21, 2019

Without users for the platforms we build, even the most groundbreaking applications can quickly turn into shelfware. Humans, of course, can be unpredictable and demanding but—love or hate them—they’re the reason we build platforms in the first place.

Capital One

Capital One Closes $35 Million Credit Facility for MacStadium

March 15, 2021
January 15, 2019

Capital One announced a $35 million, five-year revolving line of credit for MacStadium. The company is using the revolver to fund the purchase of new equipment and fuel additional growth.

2018 Mac mini

The Long-Awaited 2018 Mac mini is Here!

March 15, 2021
December 17, 2018

We've been hard at work making sure that the new Mac mini meets the same high expectations we have for all of our Mac infrastructure. We know you have questions about the status of the new mini, so we’re assembled this quick FAQ.

MacStadium Slack Community

Chat with MacStadium on Slack

March 15, 2021
December 12, 2018

We’re excited to announce our new Slack channel! We created the MacStadium Community channel for open discussion about best practices, innovation, and collaboration.

Deloitte Fast 500

MacStadium Ranked 182 on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500

March 15, 2021
November 15, 2018

We're excited to be number 182 on the 2018 Technology Deloitte Fast 500. This is the third year MacStadium been recognized by Deloitte on their list of the fastest growing tech companies in North America.

vSphere 6.7

How to Upgrade ESX Hosts to vSphere 6.7

March 15, 2021
November 12, 2018

While we've been using and testing it for a while, we now officially support vSphere 6.7, which includes support for Apple File System (APFS) and macOS Mojave. Check out this guide to help you navigate the upgrade process.

Most mini Day of My Life

The Most mini Day of My Life

March 15, 2021
October 31, 2018

"I'm Mac mini aficionado and MacStadium VP Brian Stucki, and today is the most mini day of my life." Let me share 24 hours in Brooklyn and some of the things that led up to that day. I also have some thoughts on the new Mac mini.

VMware Quick Start Guide

MacStadium VMware Private Cloud Quick Start Guide

March 15, 2021
October 23, 2018

Get up and running with your MacStadium VMware private cloud quickly and easily with our VMware Private Cloud Quick Start Guide.

Two-Factor Authentication

Two-Factor Authentication in the Customer Portal

March 15, 2021
October 19, 2018

MacStadium now offers the ability for customers to enable two-factor authentication when logging into the portal, providing an additional layer of security when accessing your customer environment.