Speakers: Jason Broccardo
Level: Fundamental, Lecture
Excerpt: SQL is everywhere, and Mac admins are going to need some fluency with it. I want to help get you started even if I still can’t write a proper JOIN statement.
Description: Beginning with the idea that there was more useful information in my management system than what was being shown to me in the GUI, I started stumbling around in the system’s backend database. It was at first a daunting place of facts and details stuffed into hundreds of lists that interconnected somehow. After many more trips into the database and accompanying research, the dots began to connect and SQL became less of a black box. More importantly, I started noticing where else SQL appeared, not only in the tools I used but in macOS itself.
Consider this the non-expert’s guide to just enough SQL for Mac Admins:
About the speaker
Jason Broccardo (Twitter: @zoocoup) – Senior Systems Engineer, Endpoint Technology – Glassdoor
Doing my best to not successfully automate my mistakes across the entire fleet.