May 13, 2022
Welcome to Episode
- How do I get a hold of expensive software, for
the purposes of learning?
- Check with your school, a LOT of vendors have
super-cheap solutions for education. Your school may be able
to provide you a learning license/sub for software you are
- Less than Legal alternatives
- Red hat enterprise linux
- Ubuntu Server is free, but you can buy support
- Windows Server
- Red Hat Openshift
- Trial, ask your account rep
- OKD is the upstream for Openshift
- OpenShift Online has a free tier
- First, are you a student?
- What if i Just CANNOT find a demo?
- Operating Systems
- VM/Container platforms
- Vmware vsphere
- Vmware has a surprising number of public
trials/demos, and even labs, here:
- Or just stand-alone esxi?
- Industry Software
- Included with most RHEL subs, but not the dev
- Trials are available.
- The Katello project is the open source
- Oracle DB
- Their site seems to steer you toward an account
rep, or their cloud.
- I believe that oracle will operate without a
license, but I do not know that they have an official
- SaaS and Cloud
- Google compute
- Digital ocean
- Free for all, as far as I know
- Enterprise: (includes a free trial
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