Making Servers Work

A Practical Guide to Linux System Administration

by Jamon Camisso

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Book Description

This book highlights practical sysadmin skills, common architectures that you'll encounter, and best practices that apply to automating and running systems at any scale, from one laptop or server to 1,000 or more. It is intended to help orient you within the discipline, and hopefully encourages you to learn more about system administration.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Making Servers Work ebook for free in PDF format (4.9 MB).

Table of Contents

 
Introduction
 
An Introduction to the Linux Terminal
 
Basic Linux Navigation and File Management
 
An Introduction to Linux Permissions
 
An Introduction to Linux I/O Redirection
 
Initial Server Setup with Ubuntu
 
How to Add and Delete Users on Ubuntu
 
How To Install the Apache Web Server on Ubuntu
 
How To Install Nginx on Ubuntu
 
How To Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) stack on Ubuntu
 
How To Install Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP stack) on Ubuntu
 
How To Secure Apache with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu
 
How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu
 
How To Set Up a Firewall with UFW on Ubuntu
 
How to Use Ansible to Automate Initial Server Setup on Ubuntu
 
How to Use Ansible to Install and Set Up LAMP on Ubuntu
 
How to Use Ansible to Install and Set Up LEMP on Ubuntu
 
How To Acquire a Let's Encrypt Certificate Using Ansible on Ubuntu
 
How To Install Git on Ubuntu
 
How To Use Git Effectively
 
How To Install Jenkins on Ubuntu
 
How To Configure Jenkins with SSL Using an Nginx Reverse Proxy on Ubuntu
 

Book Details

Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
DigitalOcean
Published
2020
Pages
281
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9780999773048
ISBN10 Digital
0999773046
PDF Size
4.9 MB
License
CC BY-NC-SA

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