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

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If your application isn't working—or you're just looking for more information—these 20 commands will come in handy.
People work on a computer server with devices

A sysadmin shares information and advice about putting Ansible into real-world use configuring computers on his network.
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Use systemd-analyze to get insights and solve problems with Linux startup performance.
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Find the root cause of hard-to-repeat errors by diving into your system journals.
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The trick is to not make the same mistake twice.
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Get a daily email with noteworthy output from your systemd journals with journal-brief.
People work on a computer server with devices

These quick reference guides make sysadmins' lives and daily tasks significantly easier, and they're all freely available.
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You don't have to be a coder to make valuable contributions to the open source community; here are some other important roles you can fill as a sysadmin.