In honor of Sysadmin Day, we’ve released the winners of our IT Horror Story Contest. Come and read the submissions that impressed us so much, that we’re giving them a HyperX Cloud headset, Quickfire XT keyboard, and a Kindle Paperwhite ebook reader.
Open source is no longer some cute buzzword shrouded in mystery. Open source is in server rooms around the world, it’s a fundamental part of cloud computing platforms, and it’s part of almost every enterprise strategic IT plan. It’s used everywhere — and is here to stay. Now, that it is mainstream, what’s next for open source? We take a stab at open source’s future.
Open source is used just about everywhere these days. During this 30-minute webinar, CBT Nuggets trainer and resident Linux expert Shawn Powers discusses open source tools that can boost server security, and demonstrate how to use web server Nginx to install a reverse proxy server!
Seeking to up your IT skills without breaking the bank? Consider adding open source to your IT tool box! Open source is a community of IT professionals who give back with free code and tools. Not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered with a compilation of some popular and widely used open source tools.
It has been 33 years since Richard Stallman announced the GNU Project. Nowadays, open source technology can be found in just about every server room these days. Not surprisingly, open source also has impacted many IT roles. Curious about that? Here’s a look at IT operations and open source!
Ready for some interesting tales of IT horror? Here are the top stories from the second week of our IT Horror Story contest.
Looking for your career path? IT certifications are the first way to show your current or future employer that you have what it takes to do the job! So, which certifications are likely to land you a high-paying position? We took a look at some of the certifications that pay the most in 2016.
Starting a career in IT is a bit like learning to ride a bicycle. Some get it right the first time round and away they go. Others, especially those with limited experience working with computers, need more support to get up to speed. Here’s a list of the five IT certifications that are perfect for anyone with limited experience hoping to break into the well-paying world of IT.
Data breaches are increasingly more frequent, severe, and expensive. But what contributes to the cost of data loss or theft? And what can you do to strategically prevent breaches and expedite recovery? Get informed and be prepared.
Here are the most expensive certifications based on exam cost alone. These numbers don’t include the prerequisite exam costs, value of time, or study material. You’ll notice that the certifications are largely late-career exams with lots of moving parts, board exams, and long, long written tests. Some certifications are a bit pricier than the rest, but they’re worth it in the end.