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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Quickly and easily set up, configure, and manage Linux servers using this fully updated guide Skillfully install, configure, deploy, and administer Linux Servers, services, and infrastructures of all sizes using the practical information contained in this up-to-date resource. Thoroughly revised to cover the latest tools, techniques and distros; the book features clear explanations, step-by-step instructions, and real-world examples. Linux Administration: A Beginner's Guide, Eighth Edition shows, step by step, how to configure hardware and software, work effectively from the command line, maintain Internet and network services (Mail, Web, Firewalls, File Sharing, DNS, Docker, FTP, VOIP, LDAP ...) and Subsystems (IPv6, systemd, KVM, rsyslog ... ). You will have access to all-new virtual machines and containers for hands-on practice. The book includes brand new content on spinning up and using Linux servers in the cloud (Openstack, AWS, GCP, Azure, Linode). Includes links to downloadable virtual machines and containers that readers can easily spin up to test and showcase discussed concepts Covers the latest and greatest Linux kernel 5 series and Server application releases Written by a seasoned Linux administrator with lots of industry experience and author of previous editions of this book
Explore practical use cases to learn everything from Linux components, and functionalities, through to hardware and software support Key Features Gain a clear understanding of how to design a Linux environment Learn more about the architecture of the modern Linux operating system(OS) Understand infrastructure needs and design a high-performing computing environment Book DescriptionIt is very important to understand the flexibility of an infrastructure when designing an efficient environment. In this book, you will cover everything from Linux components and functionalities through to hardware and software support, which will help you to implement and tune effective Linux-based solutions. This book gets started with an overview of Linux design methodology. Next, you will focus on the core concepts of designing a solution. As you progress, you will gain insights into the kinds of decisions you need to make when deploying a high-performance solution using Gluster File System (GlusterFS). In the next set of chapters, the book will guide you through the technique of using Kubernetes as an orchestrator for deploying and managing containerized applications. In addition to this, you will learn how to apply and configure Kubernetes for your NGINX application. You'll then learn how to implement an ELK stack, which is composed of Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana. In the concluding chapters, you will focus on installing and configuring a Saltstack solution to manage different Linux distributions, and explore a variety of design best practices. By the end of this book, you will be well-versed with designing a high-performing computing environment for complex applications to run on. By the end of the book, you will have delved inside the most detailed technical conditions of designing a solution, and you will have also dissected every aspect in detail in order to implement and tune open source Linux-based solutions What you will learn Study the basics of infrastructure design and the steps involved Expand your current design portfolio with Linux-based solutions Discover open source software-based solutions to optimize your architecture Understand the role of high availability and fault tolerance in a resilient design Identify the role of containers and how they improve your continuous integration and continuous deployment pipelines Gain insights into optimizing and making resilient and highly available designs by applying industry best practices Who this book is forThis intermediate-level book is for Linux system administrators, Linux support engineers, DevOps engineers, Linux consultants or any open source technology professional looking to learn or expand their knowledge in architecting, designing and implementing solutions based on Linux and open source software. Prior experience in Linux is required.
A journey toward containerized applications in production with a cloud-portable, secure, robust and highly available Docker Enterprise platform. Key Features Get an insider's view into the container movement and Docker Enterprise Manage the transformation associated with enterprise container adoption Walk through the enterprise container adoption journey Book DescriptionWhile known mostly as the open source engine behind tens of millions of server nodes, Docker also offers commercially supported enterprise tooling known as the Docker Enterprise. This platform leverages the deep roots from Docker Engine - Community (formerly Docker CE) and Kubernetes, but adds support and tooling to efficiently operate a secure container platform at scale. With hundreds of enterprises on board, best practices and adoption patterns are emerging rapidly. These learning points can be used to inform adopters and help manage the enterprise transformation associated with enterprise container adoption. This book starts by explaining the case for Docker Enterprise, as well as its structure and reference architecture. From there, we progress through the PoC,pilot and production stages as a working model for adoption, evolving the platform's design and configuration for each stage and using detailed application examples along the way to clarify and demonstrate important concepts.The book concludes with Docker's impact on other emerging software technologies, such as Blockchain and Serverless computing. By the end of this book, you'll have a better understanding of what it takes to get your enterprise up and running with Docker Enterprise and beyond. What you will learn Understand why containers are important to an enterprise Understand the features and components of Docker Enterprise 2 Find out about the PoC, pilot, and production adoption phases Get to know the best practices for installing and operating Docker Enterprise Understand what is important for a Docker Enterprise in production Run Kubernetes on Docker Enterprise Who this book is forThis book is for Software Architects, DevOps Engineers, Tech Ops, Docker professionals, or any IT professional working with Docker and containers who wants to move containerized workloads to production. This book discusses the enterprise adoption of Docker and Kubernetes,therefore a basic understanding of Docker concepts will be helpful.
Eckert's LINUX+ and LPIC-1 GUIDE TO LINUX CERTIFICATION, 5th Edition, empowers you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed on CompTIA's Linux (R)+ (XKO-004) certification exam and the Linux Professional Institute LPIC-1 (101-500 and 102-500) certification exams, as well as in your network administration career. The book covers the latest Linux (R) distributions, virtualization, containerization and storage technologies. Comprehensive coverage also addresses key job-related networking and security services, including FTP, NFS, Samba, Apache, DNS, DHCP, NTP, Squid, Postfix, SSH, VNC, Spice, RDP, GPG, PostgreSQL and iptables/firewalld. Hands-on projects give you practice using both modern Linux (R) distributions (Fedora (TM) 28 and Ubuntu (R) Server 18.04) and industry's legacy Linux distributions. And with MindTap's live virtual machine labs, you can explore various solutions in a safe, sandbox environment using real Cisco hardware and virtualized Linux operating systems.