This book approaches system administration in a practical way and is an invaluable reference for both new administrators and experienced professionals. It details best practices for every facet of system administration, including storage management, network design and administration, email, web hosting, more » scripting, software configuration management, performance analysis, Windows interoperability, virtualization, DNS, security, management of IT service organizations, and much more. UNIX® and Linux® System Administration Handbook, Fourth Edition, reflects the current versions of these operating systems:
- Ubuntu Linux
- openSUSE Linux
- Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
- Oracle America Solaris™ (formerly Sun Solaris)
- HP HP-UX
- IBM AIX « less
Provides readers with end-to-end shell scripts that can be used to automate repetitive tasks and solve real-world system administration problems.
Targets the specific command structure for four popular UNIX systems: Solaris, Linux, AIX, and HP-UX.
Illustrates dozens of example tasks, presenting more » the proper command syntax and analyzing the performance gain or loss using various control structure techniques. « less
Tools and Techniques for Linux and Unix Administration
Essential System Administration,3rd Edition is the definitive guide for Unix system administration, covering all the fundamental and essential tasks required to run such divergent Unix systems as AIX, FreeBSD, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Tru64 and more. Essential System Administration provides a clear, concise, more » practical guide to the real-world issues that anyone responsible for a Unix system faces daily.
The new edition of this indispensable reference has been fully updated for all the latest operating systems. Even more importantly, it has been extensively revised and expanded to consider the current system administrative topics that administrators need most. Essential System Administration,3rd Edition covers: DHCP, USB devices, the latest automation tools, SNMP and network management, LDAP, PAM, and recent security tools and techniques. « less