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Learn all things Linux for amateurs and pros

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Linux Academy provides interactive step by step video courses that will take a newbie to ... More

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Published 22 Jul 2012

I have just been reading the Malcolm Gladwell book "Outliers" which talks about the lengths that Bill Gates and Steve Jobs went to in their pursuit to learn all things computer back in the seventies and eighties. They were lucky. These days, the computer is thought of in the same way as the brain, it seems - the rule has been that you don't mess with it. But it's not quite so daunting as it appears. Linux Academy is a cloud-based learning application that offers interactive video courses to discover all you need to know about the Linux operating system and learn how to easily rebuild your server from scratch. While it may not make you into the next Gates or Jobs, learning with the Linux Academy opens up job opportunities as well as giving you a better understanding of the way your computer operates.
 
Linux Academy provides interactive step by step video courses for hobbyists or professionals that will take a newbie to a pro over the next few months. It provides 49 different video lessons all with PDF course notes to guide you through the process. The Academy starts out with an introduction to the Linux server and builds from there. The Linux Academy allows you to interact with a real Linux lab environment, giving you the ability to play, learn and follow lessons on actual Linux servers. You could boot up your server, start following a lesson (or just play for fun) and delete the...