Articles Tagged ‘Administration’

Introduction To Linux

 

Introduction

In this topic we'll try to cover the major areas of difficulties that are faced by people who are new to the Linux operating system. We'll show you how to do things in Linux that you do in Windows, show you some of the features of this ‘new' operating system and drop in a few tips and tricks that will make your life easier. We will assume that you have never used Linux but have used Windows and are familiar with basic concepts such as files and folders, starting programs, etc.

This article aims to point you in the right direction for learning Linux and focuses on helping you stand on your own two feet when using it rather than having to refer to a piece of paper every time you have a problem. At the end of the day, the best way to 'learn' how to use Linux, is to actually use it and experiment yourself rather than simply reading about it.

Play around with it, experiment, break it, fix it and everything will become clear very quickly.

So, without further delay, here is the breakdown of the topics we've covered for you:

Section 1: Why Use Linux?

Section 2: The Linux File System.

Section 3: The Linux Command Line.

Section 4: Installing Software On Linux.

Section 5: Advanced Linux Commands.

Section 6: Linux File & Folder Permissions.

Section 7: Finding More Information.

Linux Administration

The Linux Administration section covers a number of utilities, programs and articles used to administer the Linux Operating System. Our articles cover popular topics such as: Linux user and group administration, Network configuration, Linux Runtime levels, TCP/IP Configuration files, system quotas, performance monitoring, text/file editors (Vi) and more.

Our articles cover all popular Linux distributions such as Redhat Linux, Fedora, Mandrake, Suse Linux, Slackware, Ubuntu, openSUSE, Gento Linux and more.

Linux KnowledgeBase

The Linux KnowledgeBase is a collection of valuable articles that cover a number of applications and functions of the Linux operating system. Its goal is to educate users about the Linux operating system and provide a unique reference guide for everyone, regardless of the experience level.

Linux System and Network Services

This section covers the management of System & Network Services to help you properly manage a Linux workstation or server, including installation and configuration of local components, as well as connections to existing network services.

Our unique articles cover topics such as:  Installation and configuration of VSFTPD, Linux Virtual Servers/Load Balancing, Linux Firewall (IPTables), Linux DHCP Server, Linux Samba - Windows File Sharing and more.

Microsoft KnowledgeBase

The Microsoft KnowledgeBase provides high-quality articles covering Microsoft's technologies such as Windows Server 2012 - 2008 - 2003, 2000, Hyper-V Virtualization, Group Policies, Active Directory, Security and other Windows Services. section was created to host, Windows workstation operating systems (Windows 7, Windows 8) plus more.

This section will be constantly populated with in-depth technical articles that will provide all necessary information along with step-by-step instructions, that ensures any engineer or administrator regardless of their exprience, will be able to work and install complex Microsoft technologies.

Windows 2000 Server

This category contains articles covering the installation and configuration of Windows 2003 Server services. All articles contain step-by-step screenshots to make them easier to follow. No matter how novice or advanced your knowledge on Windows 2000 Technologies is, following the provided instructions is very easy and straight-forward.

We hope you enjoy the provided articles and welcome your feedback and suggestions.

Windows 2012 Server

This section contains technical articles, content and resources for IT Professionals working with Microsoft's Windows 2012 & Windows 2012 R2 server. Our content covers basic and advanced configuration of Windows 2012 components, services, technologies and much more, and has been written in an easy-to-follow manner.

We hope you enjoy the provided articles and welcome your feedback and suggestions.

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