SysAdmin

Logical Volume Management (LVM)
Managing disk space has always been a significant task for sysadmins. In this guide, learn how LVM can make managing storage easier.
5 comments Posted 22 Sep 2016 by David Both Feed
Ansible as a gateway to DevOps in the cloud
Sysadmins who think the cloud is a buzzword and a bunch of hype should check out Ansible.
3 comments Posted 17 Aug 2016 by David Critch Feed
5 sys admin horror stories
Thank you to all the sysadmins out there who keep our machines up and running.
4 comments Posted 29 Jul 2016 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Poll: How do you abbreviate system administrator?
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
19 comments Posted 28 Jul 2016 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
Top 5 open source command shells for Linux
Learn about the various open source alternatives to using the standard bash shell in Linux, including ksh, tcsh, zsh, and fish.
6 comments Posted 3 Mar 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
We round up 10 open source tools for sys admins that released big updates in 2015.
5 comments Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Ben Cotton Feed
chair in weeds
Engineers know that there’s much more to a successful software project than meets the eye. Refactoring and testing are as important as functionality when it comes to managing the complexity of programs that inevitably evolve over time. But when deadlines get tight, the management tends to focus on... Read more
1 comment Posted 6 Nov 2015 by Radek Pazdera Feed
Sysadmin and developer Jim Salter started out on Windows, but discovered the power of Linux as a consultant.
15 comments Posted 16 Sep 2015 by Jim Salter Feed
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
0 comments Posted 5 Sep 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Linux Story text with binary code background
In the early 1990s, Andy Thornton's travels to the United States introduced him to Linux—and his life was never the same.
6 comments Posted 17 Aug 2015 by Andrew Thornton (Red Hat) Feed

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