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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 Upwork, 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 Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

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  1. Matt Durant

    Matt Durant

    Expert Software Developer, System Admin, and Business Manager

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

    I have experience developing many projects utilizing a varied range of skills and programming languages, including but not limited to: .NET, C++, PHP, HTML, CSS, and Javascript. I have exposure to other languages, and I am not afraid to tackle a project in an unfamiliar language. My experience with other technologies includes MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Hyper-V 2008/2012, and Linux (Debian-based distributions mainly, but I have experience with others). I have over 10 years of professional experience in server & network administration, software and website development, and business management. You can expect a commitment to detail and your idea when you hire me for your next project.

    $80.00 /hr
    15 hours
    4.97
  2. James K.

    James K. Agency Contractor

    JKWEBCO Website Design and Development Consultant

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 13

    Currently working as an entrepreneur in start-up business challenges in the areas of 3D printing, autonomous vehicles, solar energy, artificial intelligence (AI), MOOC's educational attributes and more. _____________________________________________________________ Wordpress and Opencart( wp-ecommerce, many other plugins and customizations), PHPmyDirectory, I also work with Joomla and Drupal Web Platforms and several others to mention a few. Customized Website redesign and template customizations.Graphic Design and Custom Work. PHP, MYSQL, Apache, HTML, JavaScript. Committed to an enthusiastic and work oriented Professionalism. I Look forward to building long term work relationships with companies and individuals that have started something and want to make it better. I will always try and follow up and be responsive to your suggestions and or needs. I Look forward to solving issues that are burdensome, cumbersome or the unknown. Interview me if looking for an excellent WordPress designer pro. You will find my portfolio a source of my excellent workmanship. I am available to see your project through from the beginning to end. Looking forward to seeing what your needs are, and to have the project accomplished in a timely professional manner. See you on the Odesk...

    Associated with: JKWEBCO | Web Design Co. Agency

    $90.00 /hr
    138 hours
    4.96
  3. Chris Stamper

    Chris Stamper

    iOS Developer

    United States - Last active: 03/05/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    I'm an Apple guy. My focus is iOS applications - it's what I love, and by far my strongest skill set. I got my start in mobile by creating several indie apps for Palm OS. By the time iOS 3.0 was released, I had already started learning Objective C. In 2014, I was in Moscone Center cheering as Swift was unveiled to the world. I'm fairly familiar with it at this point, but am taking a conservative approach to implementation. The language is maturing fast and I expect to be writing Swift code for production soon. I'm active in my local developer community, and always looking to learn new things (Go, React Native, and so on). I currently work out of two coworking facilities: one in my hometown, Lancaster, and the other in Old City Philadelphia. I'm a huge fan of coworking and the communities that it creates and fosters. Lest you think I'm a mobile-only guy, I have extensive background in general software development. In the past, I've worked with .NET + Microsoft SQL/T-SQL, web front end technologies (HTML5/CSS3/JQuery/PHP), C/C++, and even assembly way back in the day. In the interest of becoming the best mobile developer possible, I've chosen to focus exclusively on iOS development for the time being. That said, I'm deeply fascinated by language fundamentals and 'good' programing practices, and I continue to invest heavily in learning new tech. I won't be iOS forever.

    $120.00 /hr
    96 hours
    5.00
  4. Jason M.

    Jason M.

    Expert Developer, Thought Leader

    United States - Last active: 09/18/2014 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

    I have been developing cutting edge software for over twenty years. My experience has been centered around ultra high performance embedded systems as well as modern web design and programming. I have been intimately involved in every aspect of the development lifecycle, including: brainstorming, requirements capture, resource management, graphic design, programming, testing, deployment, even sales and marketing. All of my projects are extremely thorough. I am more driven by the quality of my work than I am by the hours I will bill. I am also an entrepreneur and have spent plenty of time on oDesk on the other side of the fence, so I understand exactly what employers are looking for. That is why I am confident I can provide unprecedented value.

    $59.00 /hr
    254 hours
    5.00
  5. Max Bratsun

    Max Bratsun

    Senior Drupal developer - EU (responsive sites, consulting)

    Lithuania - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

    My major interest is Drupal development and only Drupal development. I'm concentrated on the exact CMS as I believe that one can be a real professional in only one applied area. That's the reason why I deal with Drupal, HTML, CSS, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, and Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign for more than 7 years in a row and do my best to meet the client's requirements. I have an eye on design as well coding skills coupled with broad knowledge of best modern UX practices, it makes a perfect combination for PSD to Drupal service taken to the next level in comparison to most other similar services out there. I do use Drupal at its best and utilize the power of template engines, Drupal hooks, and popular contributed modules to deliver the templates which are easy to use and maintain. All templates of mine come as Drupal field based solutions where you don't need to know even a bit of HTML to manage your content and its look and feel. It makes back-end management UI extremely user friendly and front-end output as bullet proof and predictable as provided PSD, only in HTML/CSS/JS flesh and Drupal blood. Also all templates are QA tested for cross browser compatibility (down to IE9), as well as retina and responsive readiness. Check out www.idealabs.eu for more details.

    $80.00 /hr
    1,460 hours
    4.77
  6. Stephan S.

    Stephan S.

    Professional Game Developer and Web Designer

    United States - Last active: 07/20/2013 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

    Fifteen years' corporate development experience in Unix, Web, Graphics and game simulations. I excel in handling projects requiring such combinations of skills as programming, art work, modelling and server administration on a contracting basis. I seek opportunities to create interesting new applications that improve your users' lives. I am machine-washable, my carpet vacuums itself, and every day is my lucky day. I work hard to bring you the best.

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  7. Tarmo M.

    Tarmo M.

    Web developer / Designer

    Estonia - Last active: 12/13/2012 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 12

    I am professional web developer / designer. Started developing websites from year 1996. Currently have own company for developing and designing websites and unique web systems. My notable partners are: Nikon, ADM and Isover My latest remarkable job was to make online picture voting system for Nikon. It was for Baltic Photo Contest 2012. System was designed so that, jury director and jury members used iPads for voting and voting was watchable online from website. http://wppb.eu. Also used this system at BALTIC NATURE PHOTO CONTEST 2011 http://balticnature.eu/ Jury members told, that it was best voting system they have ever used. We had two main categories at WPPB. 1st Wedding and 2nd Portrait, one jury director for each main category and totally 10 jury members. http://wppb.iamphotographer.eu/EN/jury It was fun. Looking forward for new challenges.

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. DeeJ Kinder

    DeeJ Kinder

    Sr. Australian Web Developer

    Australia - Last active: 07/09/2013 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 10

    A one stop shop for all your web development needs. Experienced Web Developer with over 7 years experience working with leading digital agencies & businesses to design and develop exciting & challenging web properties. Capable of taking a project from concept to deployment and beyond. I harness the latest technologies to create the most appropriate solutions to your development needs. Follow coding standards, design patters & best practices to ensure all code works fast and efficiently the first time. Expertise: - PHP: Development & optimization - MVC: Zend, Symphony, Smarty - MySQL, DoctrineORM - CMS: Drupal, Wordpress - MOBILE - Responsive design, Phonegap - HTML, XHTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, Json, DHTML, XML - API Integration: Facebook, Twitter, eBay, eWay, PayPal, openAds, Google Adsense, Google Analytics My past responsibilities have included: - Developing a custom scalable CMS with fine grained content and user permissions capable of managing multiple large media heavy websites - Designing multiple databases big, small, complex and simple and also performed query optimisation - Server administration for 20+ Servers, EC2 Instances running LAMP stacks - Creating a game tracking system capable of tracking millions of game loads on third party websites across the globe daily - Creation of a Virtual Currency system with API's for integration with third party applications - Payment Gateway Integration with multiple currencies (eWay, PayPal etc..) - Custom built shopping cart for the sale of both virtual and physical products - Successfully integrated numerous websites with APIs from social networks like Facebook and Twitter - Designed and developed several Facebook applications - Converting Existing Websites to Zend Framework - Built Integrated competition systems with automated shut off and winner picker - Score Submissions Systems for major games portals and branded casual gaming websites - Creation and management of Recurring Payment systems - Administration of Development Virtual Machines - GeoLocation - Migrating PHP 4 applications to PHP 5 - Integrated OpenX ad-serving platform with Content Management Systems - eBay API integration - Facebook API integration - MySQL query optimization - Optimization for mobile devices - Performed front end design including responsive designs - Created banners for ad campaigns - PLUS MUCH MORE! Been burnt by a low cost developer? Need your site fixed, upgraded or enhanced? I also specialize in fixing and optimizing poorly developed & poorly functioning web properties. Get your site fixed by some one who knows what their doing today! If you have any questions feel free to ask.

    $111.11 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  9. Suphal B.

    Suphal B.

    DevOps,Architect,Integrator,Expert In Server,System,Web Technology.

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 7

    WHY WILL YOU HIRE ME ? - --- TOP 1% OF SUCCESSFUL Upwork (Formerly oDesk) FREELANCERS http://postimg.org/image/3li7gl9z1/ --- MORE THAN TOTAL 11,000 OF Upwork WORKING HOURS AND STILL COUNTING ! --- TOP RATED Upwork Freelancer. Possible Expert and Business Savvy Solution In Cost Effective And Timely Manner To Serve Best In Industry With Satisfaction Guaranteed. I not only deliver but also make your business profitable. [RHCE, CCNA, RHCVA, RHCSS Certified] Committed to work on any challenging project likewise Enterprise Level Unix, Linux, Windows Server And Network Administration, AWS/EC2,Rackspace,Linode,Cloud Architecture,Virtualization, Monitoring and Maintenance, Web design and development, e-Commerce development, SEO, SEM, ORM, internet marketing, graphics and logo designing, animation, online presentation and publication, online promotion and branding with 100% dedication and satisfaction guaranteed. Serving on these field Successfully with 8 years of versatile experience. Intend to work with the employer on the basis of long term relationship until and unless 100% satisfaction would be achieved.

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance, Bluehost Developers and Designers...

    $40.00 /hr
    11,716 hours
    4.99
  10. Thei Kevin Suteja

    Thei Kevin Suteja

    Expert in Web Design/ Developer, Wordpress, Other CMS, Bootstrap

    Indonesia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 15

    I am an IT fresh graduated, while yet I'm still very young, I have developed my own profitable company business, receiving numerous of praises and fantastic feedback from clients, and dealing with business development for my 2 companies. I define myself as a perfectionist person, who cant stand on even a tiny little design mistake. i will generally fixes those type of issue on my own, until i satisfied. Anyone wont ever doubt my commitment on any project i had. Over the past 4 years, I have developed lots of websites for educational / commercial purpose. some of my highlight projects were: www.emily4u.sosbrandmedia.com >> Wordpress (Still in Progress) www.zoistory.com >> Wordpress - Custom Theme Creation (PSD to Wordpress) www.lavigna.hk >> Wordpress (Still in progress) - Custom Theme Creation (PSD to Wordpress) www.mylawteam.com >> Wordpress Custom Theme Creation (Odesk) www.sosforwarder.com >> Wordpress www.montanasonic.com >> Wordpress Custom Theme Creation (Odesk) www.loantechs.com >> Wordpress Custom Theme Creation (Odesk) www.dondiwestlaw.com >> Wordpress (Odesk) www.tripledfitness.com >> Wordpress Custom Theme Creation (Odesk) kuiki-sg.cloudns.org/kevin/ >> BOOTSTRAP Framework (odesk) www.sosbrandmedia.com >> Wordpress www.butikimport.com >> OPENCART ECommerce www.designbyketi.com >> Wordpress (Odesk) I am very glad to be able to have a bright full freelancing career, all thanks to Odesk community.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $18.33 /hr
    585 hours
    4.98