Map NW drive for time machine macbook backup

Need to learn how to use eu's H drive which is already mapped, or map another drive for time machine backup.
(why is everything mac soooo so difficult :( )
Mark O'BrienDispatch Software Support and Server AdministrationAsked:
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Backing up to a network drive using Time Machine is not officially supported, but this link will tell you how to do it:

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Mark O'BrienDispatch Software Support and Server AdministrationAuthor Commented:
That looks difficult.
Macs are easy if you just buy and use Apple products.  They're still mainly designed as single user consumer products, not corporate enterprise systems.

If you want to do it corporate style, you should learn to use unix command line tools to automate things.
Mark O'BrienDispatch Software Support and Server AdministrationAuthor Commented:
Mark O'BrienDispatch Software Support and Server AdministrationAuthor Commented:
We've purchased a 500gb ext hdd and now need to partition it with one part for the iOS
What's my next step to partition?
Thank you
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