system-administrator

Do we still need system administrators in the cloud?

As more and more infrastructure, applications and services are moved to the cloud, the role of the system administrator is questioned.

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Four reasons why I hate IaaS

Like many of you, I wear a lot of hats. I think we all know that people, in general, don’t like change. Today, I’ll be wearing my System Administrator hat, and explaining why, as a sysadmin, I hate the cloud – private cloud, public cloud, all of them – and specifically the infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offerings.

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