System Administration

Essential topics for those who are responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems; especially multi-user computers, such as servers.

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Books under this sub-category (28 books)

Agustin's Linux Manual

Post date: 24 Oct 2006
This series is a step-by-step tutorial on GNU/Linux from installation to system administration, based on Mandrake Linux.
Author(s): Agustin Velasco
Publication date: 31 Dec 2003
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Agustin's Linux Manual

Agustin's Linux Manual

Post date: 24 Oct 2006
This series is a step-by-step tutorial on GNU/Linux from installation to system administration, based on Mandrake Linux.
Author(s): Agustin Velasco
Publication date: 31 Dec 2003
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Computer Networking : Principles, Protocols and Practice

Post date: 24 Jun 2016
An open-source ebook that explains the main principles of Computer Networking and the key protocols that are used on the Internet.
 
Computer Networking : Principles, Protocols and Practice

Computer Networking : Principles, Protocols and Practice

Post date: 24 Jun 2016
An open-source ebook that explains the main principles of Computer Networking and the key protocols that are used on the Internet.

DNS for Rocket Scientists

Post date: 18 Nov 2016
This Open Source Guide is about DNS and (mostly) BIND 9.x on Linux (Fedora Core), BSD's (FreeBSD, OpenBSD and NetBSD) and Windows (Win XP, Server 2003, Windows 7). It is meant for newbies, Rocket Scientist wannabees and anyone in between.
Author(s): Ronald Aitchison
Publication date: 21 Oct 2015
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
Document Type: Book
Tags: System Administration
 
DNS for Rocket Scientists

DNS for Rocket Scientists

Post date: 18 Nov 2016
This Open Source Guide is about DNS and (mostly) BIND 9.x on Linux (Fedora Core), BSD's (FreeBSD, OpenBSD and NetBSD) and Windows (Win XP, Server 2003, Windows 7). It is meant for newbies, Rocket Scientist wannabees and anyone in between.
Author(s): Ronald Aitchison
Publication date: 21 Oct 2015
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
Document Type: Book
Tags: System Administration


Fedora Linux Essentials

Post date: 22 Sep 2007
Designed to provide detailed information on the use and administration of Fedora Linux for both beginners and experienced users.
Author(s): Neil Smyth
Publication date: 31 Dec 2007
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Fedora Linux Essentials

Fedora Linux Essentials

Post date: 22 Sep 2007
Designed to provide detailed information on the use and administration of Fedora Linux for both beginners and experienced users.
Author(s): Neil Smyth
Publication date: 31 Dec 2007
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Forensic Discovery

Post date: 05 Dec 2007
The definitive guide to computer forensics -- the art and science of gathering and analyzing digital evidence, reconstructing data and attacks, and tracking perpetrators -- both theory and hands-on practice.
Author(s): Dan Farmer Wietse Venema
Publication date: 01 Jan 2005
Document Type: Book
Tags: Computer Security System Administration
 
Forensic Discovery

Forensic Discovery

Post date: 05 Dec 2007
The definitive guide to computer forensics -- the art and science of gathering and analyzing digital evidence, reconstructing data and attacks, and tracking perpetrators -- both theory and hands-on practice.
Author(s): Dan Farmer Wietse Venema
Publication date: 01 Jan 2005
Document Type: Book
Tags: Computer Security System Administration


GNU/Linux Advanced Administration

Post date: 30 Aug 2010
Covers advanced GNU/Linux system administration. Students will learn how to install, configure and optimise a GNU/Linux operating system and the most widely used computer services.
Author(s): Remo Suppi Boldrito Josep Jorba Esteve
Publication date: 01 Aug 2010
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
GNU/Linux Advanced Administration

GNU/Linux Advanced Administration

Post date: 30 Aug 2010
Covers advanced GNU/Linux system administration. Students will learn how to install, configure and optimise a GNU/Linux operating system and the most widely used computer services.
Author(s): Remo Suppi Boldrito Josep Jorba Esteve
Publication date: 01 Aug 2010
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

Post date: 19 Mar 2007
An overview of the Linux Operating System geared toward new users and more advanced trainees. Contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.
Author(s): Machtelt Garrels
Publication date: 06 Jun 2008
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

Post date: 19 Mar 2007
An overview of the Linux Operating System geared toward new users and more advanced trainees. Contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.
Author(s): Machtelt Garrels
Publication date: 06 Jun 2008
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Iptables Tutorial 1.2.0 - Linux Firewall Configuration

Post date: 22 Aug 2005
This book provides a deep understanding of TCP/IP layers, protocols, packet formats and step-by-step configuration to implement a secure Linux environment.
Author(s): Oskar Andreasson
Publication date: 31 Dec 2005
License: GNU Free Documentation License Version 1.1
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Iptables Tutorial 1.2.0 - Linux Firewall Configuration

Iptables Tutorial 1.2.0 - Linux Firewall Configuration

Post date: 22 Aug 2005
This book provides a deep understanding of TCP/IP layers, protocols, packet formats and step-by-step configuration to implement a secure Linux environment.
Author(s): Oskar Andreasson
Publication date: 31 Dec 2005
License: GNU Free Documentation License Version 1.1
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


IT Security Cookbook

Post date: 16 Aug 2008
This book is intended as a self help guide to computer and network security, primarily for security managers, programmers and system administrators.
Author(s): Sean Boran
Publication date: 01 Jun 2003
License: Open Content License
Document Type: Book
Tags: Computer Security System Administration
 
IT Security Cookbook

IT Security Cookbook

Post date: 16 Aug 2008
This book is intended as a self help guide to computer and network security, primarily for security managers, programmers and system administrators.
Author(s): Sean Boran
Publication date: 01 Jun 2003
License: Open Content License
Document Type: Book
Tags: Computer Security System Administration


Linux 101 Examination Modular Training Notes

Post date: 09 May 2009
This course material is based on the objectives for the Linux Professionals Institute's LPI 101 examination. The course is intended to provide readers with the basic skills required for operating and administering Linux systems.
Author(s): Andrew McGill
Publication date: 02 Feb 2006
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux 101 Examination Modular Training Notes

Linux 101 Examination Modular Training Notes

Post date: 09 May 2009
This course material is based on the objectives for the Linux Professionals Institute's LPI 101 examination. The course is intended to provide readers with the basic skills required for operating and administering Linux systems.
Author(s): Andrew McGill
Publication date: 02 Feb 2006
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Linux 102 Examination Modular Training Notes

Post date: 09 May 2009
This course material relates to the Linux Professionals Institute's LPI 102 examination (release 2). This course is intended to provide readers with the basic skills required for operating and administering Linux systems.
Author(s): Andrew McGill
Publication date: 02 Mar 2006
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux 102 Examination Modular Training Notes

Linux 102 Examination Modular Training Notes

Post date: 09 May 2009
This course material relates to the Linux Professionals Institute's LPI 102 examination (release 2). This course is intended to provide readers with the basic skills required for operating and administering Linux systems.
Author(s): Andrew McGill
Publication date: 02 Mar 2006
License: GNU Free Documentation License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Linux Kernel Crash Book

Post date: 15 Dec 2016
A book on Linux kernel crash analysis intended for system administrators and professionals dabbling in the kernel. However, Linux enthusiasts can use this book as a very extensive learning lesson in what goes behind the curtains of a typical Linux system.
Author(s): Igor Ljubuncic
Publication date: 11 Feb 2011
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux Kernel Crash Book

Linux Kernel Crash Book

Post date: 15 Dec 2016
A book on Linux kernel crash analysis intended for system administrators and professionals dabbling in the kernel. However, Linux enthusiasts can use this book as a very extensive learning lesson in what goes behind the curtains of a typical Linux system.
Author(s): Igor Ljubuncic
Publication date: 11 Feb 2011
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Linux Network Administrator's Guide, 2nd Edition

Post date: 28 Oct 2004
Provide a single reference for beginner and experienced network administrators.
Author(s): Terry Dawson Olaf Kirch
Publication date: 01 Jul 2000
License: Open Publication License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux Network Administrator's Guide, 2nd Edition

Linux Network Administrator's Guide, 2nd Edition

Post date: 28 Oct 2004
Provide a single reference for beginner and experienced network administrators.
Author(s): Terry Dawson Olaf Kirch
Publication date: 01 Jul 2000
License: Open Publication License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Linux Newbie Administrator Guide

Post date: 28 Oct 2004
A complete reference for new Linux users who wish to set up and administer their own Linux home computer, workstation and/or their home or small office network.
Author(s): Marie Klimas
Publication date: 31 Dec 2002
License: Open Publication License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux Newbie Administrator Guide

Linux Newbie Administrator Guide

Post date: 28 Oct 2004
A complete reference for new Linux users who wish to set up and administer their own Linux home computer, workstation and/or their home or small office network.
Author(s): Marie Klimas
Publication date: 31 Dec 2002
License: Open Publication License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


Linux Security for Beginners

Post date: 07 Aug 2005
This book provides a step by step approach to securing a Linux system from outside attack. It is designed to be used and understood by both new and experienced Linux users.
Author(s): Neil A. Smyth
Publication date: 31 Dec 2005
License: Standard Copyright License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration
 
Linux Security for Beginners

Linux Security for Beginners

Post date: 07 Aug 2005
This book provides a step by step approach to securing a Linux system from outside attack. It is designed to be used and understood by both new and experienced Linux users.
Author(s): Neil A. Smyth
Publication date: 31 Dec 2005
License: Standard Copyright License
Document Type: Book
Tags: GNU/Linux System Administration


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