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Linux is a collection of free and open-source, cross-platform, Unix-like operating system distributions, among which the most widely known are Ubuntu, Red Hat and Slackware. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you can find experienced Linux system administrators to set up dedicated Linux web servers, install web hosting control panels (like ZPanel, Plesk, cPanel or DirectAdmin), set up SQL databases and file managers or configure Linux server security and accounts.

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Linux System Administration Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Linux System Administration projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Linux System Administration Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 638 Linux System Administration projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Linux System Administration Jobs

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Average Linux System Administration Freelancer Feedback Score

Linux System Administration oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

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Sergey Babkevych

Sergey Babkevych

IT Support / IT Work / System

Israel - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 3

To take a challenging and high performance oriented role in the field of Computer engineering and implement the expertise and experience gained in this field to develop complex project with efficiency and quality. Over 5 years experience in Network infrastructure and over 7 years in overall IT industry. Background ranges from intelligence community support to desktop administration and support. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, ability to interface effectively with clients, management and employees at all levels MCSE/MCSA/MCP/MCITP/ MCSE Security MCSE Exhange MCSA Security MCSA Exhange and more ,,,, https://mcp.microsoft.com/Anonymous//Transcript/Validate Transcript Id : 841349 Access Code : A841349B Now working in ISP Hosting VPS + CLOUD and eCommerce solution

$20.00 /hr
12 hours
5.00
David Bain

David Bain

Python, Linux/Unix Shell Scripting, Plone (Red Hat...

Jamaica - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

I'm an effective problem solver. My strength is figuring out how to get things to work together. My platforms of choice for web development are Plone and Linux. I prefer Python. I am especially interested in Plone integration with other systems. I've done mashups/integration with the following systems: Flickr, Snipshot, Accuweather, Google maps. Thorough understanding of Web Fundamentals (HTML, CSS and javascript). I also have experience with PHP, Gimp, Inkscape, Photoshop and Flash. My system administration experience includes Squid, Postfix, Apache, Nginx, Varnish, Pound load balancing, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, Red Hat. I've worked with Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and S3 and most recently I've started to tinker with Google AppEngine.

$60.00 /hr
37 hours
4.40
Nor muhammad H.

Nor muhammad H.

Linux System Administrator, EC2 Amazon, cPanel Exp...

Indonesia - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 12

Iam Skilled System Administrator, Web Server Specialist, AWS Amazon, and CPanel Expert. Specialization: Web Server: Apache / Nginx Database: MySQL, Maria DB, Mongo DB, Apache Cassandra Cloud Server: Google Cloud Console, Amazon EC2, Digital Ocean, Softlayer Virtualization : Xen, KVM, OpenVz, Proxmox, Openstack Load Balancer : Haproxy Automatic Deploment Tools : Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Vagrant, Capistrano CPanel/Whm Expert. [LONG] Accomplished systems administrator with 5 years of experience managing server infrastructures and data-center operations across multiple platforms (Unix, Linux, Windows). Effectively plan, install, configure and optimize the IT infrastructure to consistently achieve high availability and performance. I am good with basic security and Open Source Lover, I design and build server infrastructure on Linux Xen Virtualization and Proxmox (including corporate E-Mail, DNS, Webservers expert in nginx) with Pandora FMS monitoring with email and Whatsapp notification for my current job. My Experience is : — Linux: Debian, Ubuntu, Centos, Red Hat, Bash, Apache, Nginx, CPanel, Bind9, Mail, Firewall, Load balancer, Elasticsearch, Monitoring with Pandora FMS, — Security: Kali Linux, Nmap, Metasploit Framework, Penetration testing — Database: MySQL, Maria DB, Mongo DB, Apache Cassandra — SCM: Git, SVN — SQL — Wireless Penetration Testing — Malware Research — Windows: Windows 2003/XP/7/8

$12.00 /hr
38 hours
4.99
David F.

David F.

Experienced Systems Admin & Operator/Experienced V...

Portugal - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

I've worked for 10 years for Financial Institutions as a Systems Operator, being the last of those years as an outsourcer for Hewlett-Packard as an outsourcer for Governmental projects which provided me with a great capacity to be "client oriented" All those 10 years come with the technical and team work skills the job requires, as well as ITIL experience I also have around 10 year experience with Video Production, which from those 2 of them are using Adobe After Effects

$11.11 /hr
26 hours
5.00
Vishal V.

Vishal V.

Solution Architect

India - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

 Hardware:  HP/Compaq Proliant DL & ML Series (Inclusive of All G2, G3, G4, G5,G6, Blade generation.)  DELL Power Edge Series.  IBM eServers xSeries, NetFinity,  OS/Platforms:  Microsoft Windows 2000,2003,2008(R2)Server Flavor :Standard, Advanced , Enterprise, Web, Datacenter,  Linux : CentOS, Ubuntu ,RedHat, Fedora  Virtualization Solutions:  VMware ESX ,Microsoft Hyper-V, Parallels, Xen  Cloud Practice (Amazon, Rackspace, Eucalyptus, Cloudshare, Elastic-cloud,)  RemoteApps ,ThinApp  Other Solutions  MS Windows 2003 & 2008(R2)/AD/WINS/DNS/DHCP/IIS/SCOM/SCCM/SCVMM  Scripting :  Perl,PowerShell,VB Scripting.  Backup Solutions:  Tivoli Storage Manager  Veritas NetBackup, BackupExec  Open-Source : Bacula, REDO Backup  CA ArcServe Britstore 12  Acronis  Storage Solution :  IBM XIV,DS 3400, EMC Celera, Clarion, Symmetrix  Unified Solutions :  vBlock0 ,vBlock2,CiscoUCS Manager. Thank you for your time and attention. Look forward to work with you. Regards Vix

$22.22 /hr
18 hours
5.00
Rex W.

Rex W.

System Admin / E-mail support / Technical support...

India - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

Over 10 years of experience in IT field as System Administrator / Technical Support Engineer to install, maintain and troubleshoot Linux and Windows systems. Skilled in various software/hardware where problem solving skills, application and systems knowledge can be put in for prompt and successful maintenance of systems infrastructure. Currently looking for a Technical Support Engineer position with challenging opportunity that would use and grow my IT experience. Technical Certifications and Skills: ADCHN - Advanced Diploma in Computer Hardware and Networking. CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate Trained (640-802). RHCE - A RHCE Engineer

$12.22 /hr
3,645 hours
4.98
York Zhang

York Zhang

ASP.Net/MVC/Linq/EF/Telerik/JQuery/Silverlight/WPF...

Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 11

I have over 15 years software development experience in using C#/VB.Net, C/C++, ASP.net, MVC, Linq, Telerik, JQuery, Silverlight, WPF, WCF, ADO.Net, HTML/CSS, Javascript, AJAX, RFID system design, and Flash on Windows and Linux platform. I started as a C/C++ programmer 15 years ago. Since then I have accomplished a wide range of projects. My recent interest is more on website and datebase development, such as ASP.net, MVC, Linq, SQL Server, Entity Framework, Stored Procedure, Telerik, JQuery, Silverlight, WCF, DHTML, CSS, Javascript, and AJAX. My latest work is to develop website in Telerik ASP.Net MVC/Kendo as well as SQL Azure/EF. Please see my portfolio that provide more details of my past work.

$50.00 /hr
2,851 hours
4.15
Dev Kumar S

Dev Kumar S

IT Infrastructure Specialist

India - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 1

• Proven skills in Windows Server administration as well as VMware virtualization. • Proficient in maintenance and troubleshooting of Virtualization environment using VMware vSphere • Excellent experience in analyzing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements, custom designing solutions, troubleshooting for complex information systems management • Demonstrated experience in managing operations pertaining to security & administration. Adept at handling maintenance operations of networking devices • Significant exposure in networking, Linux operating systems • Outstanding motivator and team leader. Seasoned and flexible to work in both team and individual projects. • Cloud migration and virtualization projects (P2V, V2V, Cloud2Cloud, Colo2Cloud) • Business transformation consulting (cloud services, remote workforce management) • Cost reduction strategies utilizing cloud resources • Globally dispersed workforce management

$25.00 /hr
2,183 hours
5.00
Igor S.

Igor S.

Linux administrator, bash and powershell scripting

Russia - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 2

Hi, I’m a professional Linux,Oracle,Weblogic administrator with 8 years’ experience. I do enjoy to automate all tasks on Linux and Windows. I’d like to offer my services to you. I am very effective in: Linux System Administration: installation, configuration and repairing . Scripting : I am very experinced with it. I can automate all the tasks on Linux(bash,python,php-cli) and Windows(powershell). Oracle Database Administration :Installation, configuration, maintainance and troubleshooting Oracle 10g, 11g on various Linux and Windows platforms. Weblogic Administration : Installation and application deployment.

$9.80 /hr
19 hours
4.98
Eugeniy Ahmethanov

Eugeniy Ahmethanov

System administrator

Russia - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 2

Over the last 8 years, I have worked in several companies on implementing and supporting infrastructure solutions. Server software and services I used in my work: - OS: FreeBSD, Alt Linux, Fedora, Ubuntu, Win2k, 2k3, 2k8 - Virtualization platform: Xen Server, VMWare ESX, Hyper-V, Proxmox, OpenQRM. - Mail services: Postfix, sendmail, Kerio MS, MS Exchange - LDAP: Active Directory, OpenLDAP, 389 Directory Server - Proxy:Squid, ISA - Network services: DNS(bind9,MS DNS), WINS, DHCP, VPN and etc. - Databases: MySQL, FireBird, MSSQL - XMPP services: OpenFire, Jabberd - Software PBX: Trixbox, Asterisk, Elastix, CommuniGate - VideoConference: MS OCS 2k7R2, OpenMeetings - Scripting languages: VBScript, JavaScript, bash, Transact-SQL, PHP

$15.00 /hr
27 hours
5.00