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Sysadmins are the unsung heros of the technology world. The Opensource.com SysAdmin article collection includes open source tools for admins, career-related advice, handy how-tos, news, and interviews.

How to get into DevOps

These tips might be helpful for sysadmins or developers looking to transition into DevOps.
Best of Opensource.com: Sysadmin

Choosing the "best of" anything is always challenging, and choosing Opensource.com 's best sysadmin...
7 superpowers for Fedora bcc/BPF performance analysis

Look deeply into your Linux code with these Berkeley Packet Filter (BPF) Compiler Collection (bcc)...
Happy 60th birthday, Fortran

The Fortran compiler, introduced in April 1957, was the first optimizing compiler, and it paved the...
How to use cron in Linux

No time for commands? Scheduling tasks with cron means programs can run but you don't have to stay...
Best Trio of 2017: SpamAssassin, MIMEDefang, and Procmail

Our annual "Best Couple" award has expanded to a trio of applications that combine to manage server...
Build your own backup solution with Borg

Protect your data with an automated backup solution built on open source software and inexpensive...
Terminal emulators

Explore the top seven open source terminal emulators for Linux, including gnome-terminal, guake,...