DevOps

Getting Started with Salt

Anyone with a passing interest in DevOps is probably familiar with configuration management and the variety of options available for the mass configuration and orchestration of servers: Puppet, Chef, Ansible, and, of course, Salt.

DevOps

Ansible vs. Terraform: Fight!

        vs.           Intro: What are Ansible and Terraform?

Cloud

A Kernel? In a Container?!

Recently I was blessed with the opportunity to attend KubeCon2017 in Austin, TX, where I had opportunity to get the inside scoop on Kubernetes, OpenShift (❤️❤️❤️).

DevOps

Vagrant Cheat Sheet + Get Started with Vagrant

We’re back with another cheat sheet – this time for Vagrant!

Announcements

New Course: LXC/LXD Deep Dive

We just published our latest course, LXC/LXD Deep Dive, by our Course Author, Chad Miller.

DevOps

Using Docker-Compose to Simplify Multi-Container Builds

One of the primary advantages of containers is the ability to quickly deploy a single, discrete application with a known configuration, fully supported within the container.

Announcements

July New Content

Our team has been working hard to give you the latest course information – we just refreshed a Linux course and added two new ones, one in OpenStack and another in Linux!

Announcements

Announcing: Free Community Membership

We’re pleased to announce today that the Community Edition of Linux Academy is now available for free!

Announcements

Join the Team!

Linux Academy is growing, and we want you to grow with us!

Amazon Web Services

AWS Announces: X-Ray, End-to-End Distributed Application Monitoring

Of all the amazing announcements made during the re:Invent keynotes, among the most impressive I heard was Thursday’s announcement of X-Ray.