A Casper/jamf pro EA for package versions

Not all packages are .apps By default casper will allow you to take an inventory of any .app applicatiosn installed into the /Applications folder. But what if the package doesn’t install there and you need to check the version? pkgutil –pkgs A tool that is used to check what is installed on the machine is […]

Working with the JSS API Pt II

This is a follow up to my previous postĀ on the subject which contains some useful info on reading from the JSS. Since I wrote that we have been hard at work expanding our use of the JSS api and have written some useful reusable script snippets to assist us. As we now try, wherever possible, […]

Working with the Casper JSS API

In our device management processes we use a large amount of JSS extension attributes, these are used ( I could say leveraged but I won’t!) by a separate database system to keepĀ manage several things. A few examples are; stock location control. sending device issuing and return receipts by email to users and managers. tracking loan […]