The Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE) is the largest community-run open source and free software conference in North America. These articles feature SCALE 15x speakers writing about the topics they will present to the audience March 2-5, 2017, in Pasadena. 

An introduction to GNU Screen

Learn how to use this helpful terminal multiplexer tool to better control your command line.
3 projects successfully using mesh network technology

Find out how mesh networks will be the next wave of the future by understand the tech behind it.
How embedded Linux accelerates IoT development

Learn about two use cases that show how embedded Linux accelerates IoT development.
Version control for your Linux /etc/ directory

Your /etc/ directory is where most Linux distributions store your system's configuration files, and...
MySQL 8 is coming

Dave Stokes gives readers an update on MySQL 8's upcoming release.
Stateful containerized applications with Kubernetes

Getting started with stateful containerized applications on Kubernetes.
Best practices for guiding new coders

A mentor's best practices for guiding new coders. It's more than supervision.
What will we do when everything is automated?

When near total automation means there is no longer any work for most people to do, we need to come...