Episode 5 – Time Management

News
https://tech.slashdot.org/story/16/12/27/1427215/with-cyanogen-dead-googles-control-over-android-is-tighter-than-ever

https://apple.slashdot.org/story/16/12/27/0157226/apple-publishes-its-first-ai-research-paper

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-tests-new-green-screen-of-death-on-latest-windows-10-builds/

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/op-ed-im-giving-up-on-pgp/

Main topic
Handling incoming tasks
task lists?
issue/request trackers?
Email/inbox
mundane/repetitive tasks

Intro and Outro mysic credit: Tri Tachyon, Digital MK 2
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/

Episode 4 – Managing Expectations

Holiday Hack:
http://www.holidayhackchallenge.com

News
http://thehackernews.com/2016/12/yahoo-data-breach-billion.html
https://hardware.slashdot.org/story/16/12/15/2051214/verizon-changes-its-mind-and-will-kill-samsungs-galaxy-note-7-on-january-5th
https://hardware.slashdot.org/story/16/12/15/1929243/fitbit-wont-kill-off-pebble-services-at-least-until-2018
http://sysadvent.blogspot.com/2016/12/day-6-no-more-on-call-martyrs.html
https://linux.slashdot.org/story/16/12/16/0229207/zero-days-hitting-fedora-and-ubuntu-open-desktops-to-a-world-of-hurt
Main topic
Dont be too proud – we all started somewhere
you’re probably going to have to take support calls
maybe as your primary role
You’re probably going to be on-call
You’re probably going to have to deal with “idiots”
They’re not really idiots.

http://theoatmeal.com/comics/unhappy

Intro and Outro mysic credit: Tri Tachyon, Digital MK 2
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/

 

Episode 3 – So You Wanna Be A Sysadmin

News
http://www.securityweek.com/disgruntled-gamer-likely-behind-october-us-hacking-expert
http://thehackernews.com/2016/11/acquisition-oracle-dyn.html
http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/elegant-0day-unicorn-underscores-serious-concerns-about-linux-security/
https://linux.slashdot.org/story/16/12/04/0142242/devuans-systemd-free-linux-hits-beta-2
Main topic
So you want to be a sysadmin

 

Intro and outro music credit: Tri Tachyon, Digital MK 2
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/

Episode 2 – You got your dev in my ops!

News
Stickers let you trick fingerprint readers
https://tech.slashdot.org/story/16/11/09/2249222/fake-fingerprint-stickers-let-you-access-a-protected-phone-while-wearing-gloves
RHEL 7.3!
http://www.linux-magazine.com/Online/News/Red-Hat-Releases-Red-Hat-Enterprise-Linux-7.3
EMET is going away
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2458544
Microsoft is hiring autistic people
https://www.fastcompany.com/3062835/hr/microsoft-autism-hiring
CRISPR gene editing
http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/health/a23898/crispr-gene-editing-tool-used-on-a-human/

Main topic
You got your dev in my ops.

What Is DevOps?

 

Intro and outro music credit: Tri Tachyon, Digital MK 2
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/

Episode 1 – Intros, and moving to the cloud

Intros
Who the heck are we, and why are we doing a podcast?
Why the name “Iron Sysadmin”?
What can people expect here?

News?
https://www.redhat.com/en/about/press-releases/red-hat-achieves-common-criteria-security-certification-red-hat-enterprise-linux-7
http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2016/11/02/facebook-rattles-cisco-s-cage-with-new-open.html
https://thehackernews.com/2016/11/mysql-zero-day-exploits.html

Hack Crashes Linux Distros with 48 Characters of Code


http://fortune.com/2016/10/31/amazon-cloud-migration/
Main Topic:
Moving to the cloud, good or bad, what are the risks?

Intro and outro music credit: Tri Tachyon, Digital MK 2
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/