Books

Technology Strategy Patterns: Architecture as Strategy

Mon, 07/04/2022 - 12:26
Technology Strategy Patterns: Architecture as Strategy helps technically minded people improve their ability to interact in a business environment. Provides specific tools and tactics that help you create clear, impactful plans and enable you to effectively communicate them to non-technical executives. bgp4fun suggests it for those with an eye on a management position.
Technology Strategy Patterns: Architecture as Strategy

IT Pro Tuesday #208

Mon, 07/04/2022 - 12:14
Get this in your inbox each week. Welcome back to IT Pro Tuesday! Manual deployments are becoming more difficult and time consuming these days. Infrastructure as Code is a game changer, but it does take time to learn to use effectively. Join Microsoft’s Luke Orellana and our Andy Syrewicze as they walk you through this new management method, use-cases, why you would want to learn it, resources to

Microsoft 365 Security Checklist

Mon, 04/25/2022 - 11:37
Microsoft 365 Security Checklist is a practical guide for the time-strapped admin from Altaro/Hornetsecurity that shows you all the security settings and configurations you need to know to properly secure M365 tools like email, Teams, SharePoint etc. The eBook also comes with a checklist template to download and start working through.
Microsoft 365 Security Checklist

IT Pro Tuesday #198

Mon, 04/25/2022 - 11:30
Get this in your inbox each week. Welcome back to IT Pro Tuesday! Many IT Pros charge headfirst into cloud networking with the same assumptions and fundamentals in mind from traditional on-prem networking. This isn’t the best route to take when it comes to connecting workloads in the cloud. In this SysAdmin DOJO podcast we look at how Azure vWan can help with some of the challenges. Watch/listen

Making Servers Work

Mon, 02/07/2022 - 15:38
Making Servers Work is a book that teaches practical sysadmin skills, common architectures, and best practices that can be used to automate and run systems at any scale—whether a single computer or thousands. Provides a nice orientation and foundation for those who are early in their career as a sysadmin. Kindly suggested by creativefisher.
Making Servers Work

IT Pro Tuesday #187

Mon, 02/07/2022 - 15:30
Get this in your inbox each week. Welcome back to IT Pro Tuesday! To start off, the next installation of the SysAdmin DOJO Podcast is here… and it is on all things backup and DR! Our own tech evangelist Andy Syrewicze and “The Backup Bible” author, Eric Siron, explore strategy, pitfalls and how to get stakeholder buy-in. We’re also updating the full list on our website here. Enjoy. As always, we

Python for Network Engineers

Mon, 01/31/2022 - 12:58
Python for Network Engineers covers all the basics of Python, allowing beginners to master the fundamentals as well as providing an understanding of all the tools needed for practical application in managing a network. All concepts are explained in plain language and are readily applicable in the real world. Appreciation for the suggestion goes to taglay.
Python for Network Engineers

IT Pro Tuesday #186

Mon, 01/31/2022 - 12:50
Get this in your inbox each week. Welcome back to IT Pro Tuesday! We're looking for your favorite tips and tools we can share with the community... those that help you do your job better and more easily. Please reply or leave a comment with your suggestions, and we'll be featuring them in the coming weeks. And as always, we’re updating the full list on our website here. Enjoy. But on with this

A SysAdmin Guide to Azure IaaS – 2nd Edition

Mon, 01/10/2022 - 13:57
A SysAdmin Guide to Azure IaaS – 2nd Edition is a free 100+ page guide from Altaro that teaches how to set up and maintain a high-performing Azure IaaS environment. Covers the whys and hows of VM sizing and deployment, migration, storage & networking, security & identity, infrastructure as code, backup & replication, Azure Active Directory, Azure Arc, Automanage and more.
A SysAdmin Guide to Azure IaaS – 2nd Edition

IT Pro Tuesday #183

Mon, 01/10/2022 - 13:51
Get this in your inbox each week. Welcome back to IT Pro Tuesday! We're looking for your favorite tips and tools we can share with the community... those that help you do your job better and more easily. Please reply or leave a comment with your suggestions, and we'll be featuring them in the coming weeks. And as always, we’re updating the full list on our website here. Enjoy. But on with this