Greg Aker

Entries Tagged with: Web Stuff

Knowing the 'top' command doesn't make you a sysadmin

But you should still know how to provision a server

Filed in: Web Stuff, Blobbing, sysadmin

November 16, 2010

By definition, designers and developers are not sysadmins. However, most good designers have a good idea as to what takes to be a good developer, and most developers I know (present company included) are usually pretty opinionated about design and have some idea how to design. Even if it's not at a professional level. So, following that logic, you have no excuse not being able to provision a server and be able to launch a website on it. Plesk, cPanel and/or your hosting control panel are not allowed. In fact, you should all be adept enough to realize ...

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