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Nov 19, 2019

## Shell Scripting

### Why Bother?
- Despite the length of automating or scripting, the time you save in the end is worth it.
- Understanding your system; baseline computer logic; thinking "programatically"
- 31337 f***ing h@x

### Scripting Conventions
- She Bang(s?)
- /usr/bin/env python3
- /usr/bin/env ruby
- chmod u+x...


Nov 13, 2019

## The *BSD Sides of Things

Using *BSD For More Than Routing
- Software Development
- Systems Administration
- Engineering Beast Mode
1. Netflix
2. Google
3. Cisco
4. Palo Alto

Using *BSD For Routing
- pfSense
- OpenBSD
- NetBSD

Accessible Desktop
- FuryBSD
-- Enable Networking
-- Configure x.org
-- Trackpad...


Nov 5, 2019

SysOps 4 Life

What is SysOps?
SysOps vs DevOps
SysOps Mantra
  - Document
  - Repeatable process
  - Runbook
  - Smooth operator

Systems Operations
  - Clusters
  - Operating System patching
  - Operating System hardening
  - Ports, firewalls, and permissions
  - Resillience and redundancies

Chaos Engineering
  -...


Oct 31, 2019

Talking about increasing your worth in the bastion of technology. Projects, certs, demanding responsibility, and trusting yourself!

Projects
  - Try something new
  - Try something familiar
  - Get out of your comfort zone

Certifications
  - Practical
  - Clean base
  - Best practices
  - Apply what you've...


Oct 24, 2019

Functional Programming
- Math
- Puts the "fun" in "functional"
- Interesting computerisms (lazy loading, immutable, looping through recursion)
- Simplicity and expressiveness

Clojure
- Runs on JVM
- Married to emacs
- rest (docs: Returns a possibly empty seq of the items after the first. Calls seq on its...