DevOps

Happy Birthday, Chef!

On this day nine years ago, Chef was born — and the world was never the same.

Big Data

System Log Aggregation with the Elastic Stack

The Elastic Stack is infinitely configurable for just about any use case that involves collecting, searching, and analyzing data.

Azure

Azure Certifications and Roadmap

** Updated March 25, 2019 ** Microsoft has restructured its Azure certifications into a role-based model that it states will more directly focus on the building of skills and knowledge aligned to job roles.

Business Platform

Careers in Tech: From Limited AWS Experience to AWS Certified DevOps Engineer in 2 Months

Linux Academy student Dimple Aggrawal, Data Analyst/Controller, was pointed towards Linux Academy during a job interview that required more learning of AWS skills, and went on to earn four certifications in just two months!

Behind the Scenes

Employee Spotlight – Jeff Ward, Development Project Lead

As a project lead on our development team, Jeff works to ensure Linux Academy standards are met and that each team member has the information, assets, and resources they need to be successful and to complete projects on time.

Business Platform

Why is Online Training so Expensive?

A question we get a lot is “why is online training so expensive?” As you’re probably aware, the prices vary quite a bit, as they should.

Cloud

Learn New Cloud and Linux Skills for Free

Have you heard about the free Community Edition at Linux Academy?

Career

Parenting In Tech: New Baby, New Career — What Could Go Wrong?

It’s hard leaving your kids to re-enter the workforce after being a stay-at-home mom.