This redbook gives you an understanding of the unified system administration incorporated in the Caldera OpenLinux, Red Hat Linux, SuSE Linux and TurboLinux operating systems. It also provides information on three Linux backup and recovery applications supported by these operating systems.
This redbook provides an understanding of Linux system administration and backup at a fairly detailed level, to help you increase your Linux skills in both areas quickly and easily.
This redbook also directs you to the available IBM Redbooks of Caldera OpenLinux, Red Hat Linux, SuSE Linux and TurboLinux that provide specific global instructions to help you plan, install, and configure each operating system on IBM Elogo xSeries and Netfinity for satisfactory operation.
About The Author
Jakob Carstensen is a Technical Support Marketing Specialist in the IBM Software Group. His most recent publication was Small Business Suite for Linux Reviewer's Guide. Before joining the IBM Software Group, he worked at the International Technical Support Organization center in Raleigh, where he managed residencies and produced redbooks. Before joining the ITSO, he worked in Denmark both for the IBM PC Institute teaching TechConnect and Service Training courses, and for IBM PSS performing Level 2 support of Netfinity products. He has a Bachelor of Electronics Engineering degree and has worked for IBM for the past 10 years.
Rufus Credle is a Senior I/T Specialist and certified Professional Server Specialist at the International Technical Support Organization, Raleigh Center. He conducts residencies and develops redbooks about network operating systems, ERP solutions, voice technology, high availability and clustering solutions, IBM and OEM business applications, all running on IBM Netfinity and xSeries servers. Rufus’s various positions during his IBM career have included assignments in administration and asset management, systems engineering, marketing and services. He holds a BS degree in Business Management from Saint Augustine’s College. Rufus has been employed at IBM for 20 years.