Mac Setup: The Desk of a Systems Engineer
This weeks featured Mac setup is the desk of systems engineer Dave B., let’s get right to it and learn a bit more!
Tell us a bit about the hardware in your Mac setup
- MacBook Pro 13″ with Retina Display – 2.5GHz CPU, 8GB RAM
- Dual Samsung 24″ LED Displays at 1920×1200
- Apple Wireless Keyboard
- Apple Magic Mouse
What do you use your Mac for?
I’m a systems and communications engineer. The Mac is used for designing networks for clients and troubleshooting the variety of network issues.
I’m the only Mac in the office, all of the other engineers are on Windows.
What are the essential apps for your work?
VMWare Fusion, the virtualization app, is essential for running the Windows apps that don’t have a Mac equivalent.
Do you have any Mac tips you want to share?
Learn the Mac keyboard shortcuts! (Editor note: you can browse our archives for useful keyboard shortcuts for both Mac OS X and iOS)
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