Ubuntu Server Administration

Ubuntu Server Administration by Michael Jang
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Out Of Print

Other Titles by Michael Jang

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.

Install Ubuntu Server Edition in a production environment

Use administrative commands, secure with the PolicyKit, and customize permissions with ACLs

Configure filesystems in partitions, logical volumes, and RAID arrays.

Configure secure remote administration using the Secure Shell and Landscape

Manage updates and configure local repository mirrors

Control users with quotas, PAMs, and authentication databases

Build Web servers using Apache, MySQL, and PHP

Handle security with AppArmor, Kerberos, iptables-based firewalls, and TCP Wrappers

Virtualize your system using VMware, Virtualbox, and KVM

Covers Ubuntu 8.04 (LTS)
Publication Date:
17 / 11 / 2008

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