The What and Why of Documenting Your Infrastructure

Thursday, June 03, 2021 - 12:45 pm1:30 pm

Kevin Metcalf, Foothill-De Anza Community College District


When our only Linux admin for 70+ physical and virtual machines announced his retirement, the job of managing this undocumented mess fell to me. This talk is a humorous look at how I ended up over my head, and what I did about it. Folks should come away thinking about documentation in terms of respect and equity.

@conference {272759,
author = {Kevin Metcalf},
title = {The What and Why of Documenting Your Infrastructure},
year = {2021},
publisher = {USENIX Association},
month = jun

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