Pro Linux System Administration

  • Authors
  • James Turnbull
  • Peter Lieverdink
  • Dennis Matotek

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. The Beginning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. James Turnbull, Peter Lieverdink, Dennis Matotek
      Pages 3-10
    3. James Turnbull, Peter Lieverdink, Dennis Matotek
      Pages 11-61
    4. James Turnbull
      Pages 63-108
    5. James Turnbull
      Pages 109-144
    6. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 145-173
    7. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 175-266
    8. James Turnbull, Peter Lieverdink, Dennis Matotek
      Pages 267-332
    9. Peter Lieverdink
      Pages 333-386
  3. Making Linux Work for You

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 387-387
    2. Peter Lieverdink
      Pages 389-441
    3. James Turnbull
      Pages 443-516
    4. Peter Lieverdink
      Pages 517-562
    5. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 563-620
    6. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 621-667
    7. James Turnbull
      Pages 669-696
    8. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 697-759
    9. Dennis Matotek
      Pages 761-829
    10. Peter Lieverdink
      Pages 831-870
    11. James Turnbull
      Pages 871-929
    12. James Turnbull
      Pages 931-987
    13. Sander van Vugt
      Pages 989-1024
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 1025-1052

About this book


We can all be Linux experts, provided we invest the time in learning the craft of Linux administration. Pro Linux System Administration makes it easy for small- to medium–sized businesses to enter the world of zero–cost software running on Linux and covers all the distros you might want to use, including Red Hat, Ubuntu, Debian, and CentOS. Authors, and systems infrastructure experts James Turnbull, Peter Lieverdink, and Dennis Matotek take a layered, component–based approach to open source business systems, while training system administrators as the builders of business infrastructure.

If you want to implement a SOHO or SMB Linux infrastructure, Pro Linux System Administration clearly demonstrates everything you need. You'll find this book also provides a solid framework to move forward and expand your business and associated IT capabilities, and you'll benefit from the expertise and experienced guidance of the authors. Pro Linux System Administration covers

  • An introduction to using Linux and free and open source software to cheaply and efficiently manage your business
  • A layered model that allows your infrastructure to grow with your business
  • Easy and simple–to–understand instructions including configurations, examples, and extensive real–world hints and tips


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