2.5 Admins 105: Old Men Yell at Cloud

The pros and cons of  using email aliases, an Internet hero scratches his own itch, Jim and Allan yell at the cloud, and choosing a firewall distro.



The Security Pros and Cons of Using Email Aliases

Man who built ISP instead of paying Comcast $50K expands to hundreds of homes



A few people wanted Allan and Jim to answer the same question that was discussed on Linux After Dark 23:

In a world of cloud and serverless, is there any point in most people learning the command line?


Free Consulting

We were asked about firewall distros.

Configure CARP






Tailscale is a VPN service that makes the devices and applications you own accessible anywhere in the world, securely and effortlessly. Go to tailscale.com and try it for free on up to 20 devices.



Simplify your cloud infrastructure with Linode’s Linux virtual machines and develop, deploy, and scale your modern applications faster and more easily. Go to linode.com/25a and get started with $100 credit.




See our contact page for ways to get in touch.