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Sysadmins are the unsung heroes of the technology world. The Opensource.com sysadmin article collection includes open source tools for admins, career-related advice, and handy how-to's.

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Both sysadmins and site reliability engineers are valuable parts of any organization. Here's a look at each role differs.
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There's a learning curve, but there's no time like the present to get started.
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When you're not at the computer, what are you up to? Gardening, hiking, home brewing, or something else? Take our poll.
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Take our poll plus get a snack recipe (the open source way).
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These open source tools will help you feel confident in your infrastructure's performance as it scales up.
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Tracking down your Jenkins admin password is surprisingly mysterious after installing via Helm. Here's how to do it.
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Go beyond deployment of simple applications and tackle day two operations with Kubernetes Operators.
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Seahorse, also referred to as Passwords and Keys, allows you to manage SSH key generation and distribution even if you're not comfortable working on the command line.