The job of Linux systems administrator is interrupt-driven and requires constant learning in byte-wise chunks. This book gives solutions to modern problemseven some you might not have heard ofsuch as scripting LDAP, making Mac clients play nice with Linux servers, and backup, security, and recovery scripts.
This comprehensive guide shows Windows users and administrators how to achieve immediate savings in almost any office environment by integrating Linux into their daily operations as a serverInternet, file and print, web, e-mail, databaseand as a Windows-compatible workstation.
"Hardening" is the process of protecting a system and its applications against unknown threats. Hardening Linux identifies many of the risks of running Linux hosts and applications and provides practical examples and methods to minimize those risks.
Foundations of Cent OS Linux: Enterprise Linux On the Cheap covers a free, unencumbered Linux operating system within the Red Hat lineage, but it does not assume you have a Red Hat Enterprise Linux license.
Expert Shell Scripting is the ultimate resource for all working Linux, Unix, and OS X system administrators who would like to have short, succinct, and powerful shell implementations of tricky system scripting tasks.
Beginning Ubuntu LTS Server Administration, Second Edition is the touchstone companion book for anyone implementing Ubuntu LTS Server. Author Sander van Vugt introduces the most recent server edition of Ubuntu Linux, the most popular Linux distribution, to power users, system administrators, and programmers.
Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional introduces you to Linux and the open source community, and then outlines Ubuntu installation and configuration. Next, you'll learn all about system customization opportunities and fun tasks.
Ubuntu Linux is the fastest-growing Linux-based operating system, and Beginning Ubuntu Linux teaches all of usincluding those who have never used Linuxhow to use it productively, whether you come from Windows or the Mac or the world of open source.