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Top 7 Cloud Certifications of 2017

Top 7 Cloud Certifications of 2017
Amazon Web Services - AWS Certified Solutions Architect ***ON FIRE***
https://aws.amazon.com/certification/our-certifications/

Google Certified Professional: Cloud Architect **HOT**
https://cloud.google.com/certification/cloud-architect

Microsoft Azure - MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure *BOILING*
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/mcse-cloud-platform-infrastructure.aspx

Red Hat Certified Architect - DevOps *RED HOT*
https://www.redhat.com/en/services/certification/rhca/devops

Red Hat Certified Engineer *BURNING*
https://www.redhat.com/en/services/certification/rhce

VMware Cloud Management and Automation *FLAME ON*
https://mylearn.vmware.com/mgrReg/plan.cfm?plan=101016&ui=www_cert

These are what recruiters are constantly searching in high demand for in addition to DevOps. Don't forget that a minimum of an Associates Degree get's you past HR people and into the hands of IT Managers, IT Directors, etc. It's just too easy now-a-day…

The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in php.ini

Ok. You set up Wordpress. You go to upload a theme. Bam! You get this error:
The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in php.ini.
*Solution tested on Apache (Debian 8) Version 2.4.10
Now what? Don't even bother searching Google like crazy...it's already here! Optionally, you can do this after deploying a template on Google or AWS (Haven't check Azure) and save yourself the headache.
1. Launch a Google Cloud Platform (Wordpress) VM - Use the Google Click-to-Deploy version. Note: This will also work with anything that you install on CentOS, Ubuntu, SUSE or RHEL for Apache installations Only (NGINX go Here: https://goo.gl/xeGbSE)
2. Post Installation. Change the configuration with the vi editor under the php path under /etc/php5
4. username@servername:/var/www/html/wp-admin$ sudo vi /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini
When you enter vi. You search with / command (key next to shift) "/upload_max_" (don't put the "). Comment out the line above (you never kno…

Setup VNC on RHEL 7 / CentOS 7 or Ubuntu 16.04LTS

#######Already Setup########

VNC Viewer for Google Chrome): VNC Viewer for Chrome

1. Reset the VNC Password.

2. Login as user (CLI: su - username)

3. vncpasswd

4. Restart the service: systemctl restart vncserver.service

#########Not Setup##########

5. Create New VNC Connection:

http://www.linuxtechi.com/install-configure-vnc-server-centos-7-rhel-7/

6. Encrypt all connections:

RHEL VNC Viewer Security

CloudReady Default Chronos Password

Neverware leverages open source Chromium for their CloudReady product. It's a lifesaver for old hardware in the house that you want to build for family that you know you do not want to give a Windows or Linux laptop to. All they will do is call you so Chromebooks make it easy. If you do not have the money to buy a Chromebook or you just want to use the hardware that is already available. Use CloudReady.

Since the company uses the official Chromium OS from Google. They aren't doing any copyright infringement and they are allowed to sell and distribute the open source version of the OS, unlike unapproved "clones" that will be hammered down by Google. You get the best of both worlds with Google's ChromeOS and your own old or newer hardware you want to re-purpose.

If you want to still use Ubuntu or a Linux variant for testing, simulations or something advanced, you can use Crouton if you don't want to bother with dual booting. Since it's a "developer&qu…

How to Delete Your Facebook Account

Did you have a real job?

Are you an internet age baby (90's, 2000's) and have a job and a real life that doesn't revolve around social media. Do you actually TALK to people and use text messages. Well...let's get your life back.

You can delete Facebook and be done with it. If you are going to school, learning something new or important, studying a language, memorizing the Qur'an, writing a novel or planning your trip to a beautiful country where you will be disconnected from the Internet. You can delete your Facebook account.

Get out and talk to people! Volunteer or do something actually valuable with your time.

1. Click this link (You Need to be Logged In):

https://www.facebook.com/help/delete_account 

2. The account will then be deactivated for 14 days (It's not deleted yet).

3. Do no login to Facebook. Delete the Facebook AND Messenger apps from your phone.

4. Resist...resist...fight it!!!

5. Find a hobby, learn a language on Duolingo, get a college degree o…

Top 7 Paying IT Certifications of 2016

What certifications actually matter in 2017 and are hot and will actually pay you?

DevOps:
https://linuxacademy.com/devops/courses

AWS SysOps:
https://linuxacademy.com/amazon-web-services/courses

Linux Skills (DevOps/Systems Engineer/Administration):
https://linuxacademy.com/linux/courses
https://www.pluralsight.com/browse/it-ops/linux
LPIC - https://www.lpi.org/our-certifications/summary-of-certifications
RHCE/RHCSA/RHEV - https://www.redhat.com/en/services/certification

Azure:
https://linuxacademy.com/azure/courses
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/azure-training.aspx

Google Certified Professional - Cloud Architect:
https://cloud.google.com/training/cloud-infrastructure
https://www.coursera.org/googlecloud

Certified Ethical Hacker:
https://www.pluralsight.com/paths/ethical-hacking

Nutanix Platform Professional / Nutanix Platform Expert
https://www.nutanix.com/support-services/training-certification/

Lastly, you need some kind of college education to get you through Human Resources, Recruiter…

Cybersecurity Training for Less than $300!!

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Ok. Since the IT Market is going in the following avenues and you plan on staying in IT and making more than US $100,000 a year. You need to practice. Also, one of the joys of learning and staying in IT is the ability to resolve the problem everyone learning on the cheap has to do. Even though I can likely buy a fancy schmancy $600 or $1500 laptop. I like to keep it inexpensive and cheap and actually focus on learning.

Tools:
1. Chromebook (US $100-$500). CPU's are what jumps the cost. Stick with Intel CPU's.
2. RAM from Amazon (Prime get's it to the house quicker)
3. Crouton (with -e encryption: https://github.com/dnschneid/crouton)
4. Kali-Rolling / Ubuntu (Depending on if you need VirtualBox to run Window$)

1. Put your Chromebook into Developer Mode (ESC+Restart Key+Power Button)
2. CTRL+D
3. CTRL+D, Machine will wipe into Developer Mode
4. Connect to your wireless and log back in (recreate your profile by enabling your sync)
5. Launch a Terminal Shell (CTRL+ALT+T)
6. …