Ubuntu Server Administration (Network Professional's Library)
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Administer Ubuntu Server in the Enterprise
Realize a dynamic, stable, and secure Ubuntu Server environment with expert guidance, tips, and techniques from a Linux professional. Ubuntu Server Administration covers every facet of system management--from users and file systems to performance tuning and troubleshooting. Learn how to automate installation using Kickstart, set up print and Web servers, configure and secure networks and TCP/IP ports, and implement Linux virtualization. You'll also get details on sharing resources via NFS and Samba, protecting your system, and customizing the Linux kernel.
Covers Ubuntu 8.04 (LTS)
About the Author
Michael Jang is a full-time writer specializing in Linux and Linux certification. He is the author of RHCE Red Hat Certified Engineer Linux Study Guide, now in its fifth edition,and several other books.
Most helpful customer reviews
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful.
Good book, good author, good value
Server administration means endless learning to keep up with leaps in development.
Moving from Windows servers to secure technologies requires new mindsets and understanding. This book helps.
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful.
simply the best / almost
By Slavisa Nesic
I compared this book with several others: Beginning Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu the Complete Reference, Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux, Professinal Ubuntu Server Administration, How to do everything ubuntu, Official Ubuntu book, Ubuntu Unleashed, and several others.
This one is THE BEST.
Serious problem: only up to Ubuntu 8.04, but suitable 99% for Ubuntu 9.04.
It is pitty the author does not manage to follow versions.
4 of 11 people found the following review helpful.
Good book for new Ubuntu (GNU/Linux) networks administrators
By Jorge Román
This author made easy the installation of a network with an Ubuntu server and Windows clients. The book is appropriate for beginners in networking administration, but not for absolute dummies, requires a minimum knowledge about computers. The topics were more than I and expected and will be very handy for future reference.
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