Silly Developers, VirtualBox Is For Sysadmins!
By rickramsey on Nov 16, 2011
That's one of my favorite bumper stickers. (Well, along with the sticker placed upside down on Jeep windows that says "If you can read this, roll me over.") I don't object to the "silly boys" sticker because, in my humble opinion, girls look much cuter in Jeeps than guys do. But as Ginny Henningsen points out, a similar sentiment can be applied to Oracle VM VirtualBox.
While writing her other sysadmin-related articles for OTN, Ginny horsed around with VirtualBox so much that she fell in love with it. Not as a developer, but as a sysadmin. Read why she thinks it's such a great sysadmin tool:
Here are some of Ginny's other articles:
- How I Simplified Oracle Database Installation on Oracle Linux
- Best Way to Update Software With IPS
- Best Way to Automate ZFS Snapshots and Track Software Updates
- Best Way to Update Software in Zones