Friends, I have sad news. This week the editors of Opensource.com decided to make a small—yet painful, at least to me—change to our official style guide. Going forward, we will treat "sys admin" as "sysadmin." I'll admit that a little piece of me died as I updated our style guide, reluctantly... Read more
Learn about the various open source alternatives to using the standard bash shell in Linux, including ksh, tcsh, zsh, and fish.
We round up 10 open source tools for sys admins that released big updates in 2015.
In this week's edition of the open source news roundup, we take a look at the User Data Manifesto 2.0, the Alliance for Open Media, new open source fonts, and more! Open source news roundup for August 30 - September 5, 2015
In the early 1990s, Andy Thornton's travels to the United States introduced him to Linux—and his life was never the same.
July 31 is SysAdmin Day, a day for all of us to express our undying gratitude for system administrators. Sure, you could buy your favorite sys admin cake and ice cream, or perhaps a nice gift card. You could even go as far as not breaking the server for just one day. You also can follow these 30... Read more
A look at Docker for both developers and system administrators, and where it may be headed in the future as competition emerges.
Jason Baker interviews Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph, a member of the HP OpenStack infrastructure team. Elizabeth will speak at All Things Open in 2014, covering HP's infrastructure in the OpenStack project, explaining their usage of a code review system for systems administration changes, and how they... Read more
Open source experts at the OpenStack Summit in Atlanta this year share their thoughts on what it's like to be a cloud architect.
This summer I started my first ever internship. It's certainly a culture-shock to transition from school to the workplace, but I generally like to pride myself on being a quick learner. At Red Hat, as a Systems Management intern, I learned a lot in just the first week.