Erwin Earley

Managing Consultant , IBM

Erwin Earley is a managing consultant at IBM who has worked with the Rochester, Minn., development lab since 1996. Erwin currently works with customers implementing open-source solutions on the IBM i platform as well as systems management solutions. He has worked in the IT industry since 1980 and has experience with several Unix variants as well as Linux, AIX, and IBM i.

Posts by Erwin Earley

Working without Windows

Working in a World Without Windows 

For a long time there have been few options when it comes to the desktop. But tablets, smartphones, and web-based services/applications have made......
LPI 104.1: Create Partitions and Filesystems

LPI Exam 104.1: Create Partitions and Filesystems 

in PowerLinux Blog Feb 24, 2014
Erwin Earley dives into LPI certification exam Objective 104.1, which covers the creation of partitions and filesystems and is the first objective in......
LPI 104: Devices, Filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard

LPI Exam 104: Devices, Filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard 

in PowerLinux Blog Feb 13, 2014
In this blog entry, Erwin Earley starts his exploration of topic 104 of the Linux Professional Institute certification exam, which takes a look at......
LPIC Topic 103 Wrap Up

LPIC Exam 103: GNU and UNIX Commands Wrap Up 

in PowerLinux Blog Feb 06, 2014
Erwin Earley wraps up the GNU and Unix Commands topic of the LPI Exam with a brief recap of each objective....
LPI Exam 103.8: Using vi for Basic File Editing

LPI Exam 103.8: Perform Basic File Editing Operations Using vi 

in PowerLinux Blog Jan 30, 2014
In Objective 103.8, Perform Basic File Editing Operations Using vi, candidates should be able to edit text files using vi. Erwin Earley explains....
LPI Exam 103.7: Using Regular Expressions

LPI Exam 103.7: Search Text Files Using Regular Expressions 

in PowerLinux Blog Jan 23, 2014
Objective 103.7 of the LPI exam covers using regular expressions for text searches. Erwin Earley gets into the details and explains what you need to......
LPI 103.6: Modify process execution priorities

LPI Exam 103.6: Modify Process Execution Priorities 

in PowerLinux Blog Jan 15, 2014
Erwin Earley dives into Objective 103.6 of the LPI certification exam, which covers modifying process execution priorities....

LPI Exam 103.5: Create, Monitor, and Kill Processes 

in PowerLinux Blog Jan 07, 2014
Objective 103.5 of the LPI exam covers creating, monitoring, and killing processes. Erwin Earley dives into the details....
LPI Exam 103.4: Use Streams, Pipes, and Redirects

LPI Exam 103.4: Use Streams, Pipes, and Redirects 

in PowerLinux Blog Dec 23, 2013
In his coverage of Objective 103.4 of the LPI exam, Erwin Earley takes a look at using pipes and redirects to affect input and output streams....
LPI Exam 103.3: Perform Basic File Management Tasks

LPI Exam 103.3: Perform Basic File Management Tasks 

in PowerLinux Blog Dec 11, 2013
Objective 103.3 of the LPI exam covers the commands and concepts necessary for performing basic file management in a Linux system....