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Is 46 too old to become a Unix Administrator?

If yes , how should I proceed? I have some PC knowledge , I know how to work around PCs , did a little bit of web design etc... Should I take the path of a certification? I have home 2 PCs , 1 with Server 2003 , the other is XP pro , I also have another drive with Ubuntu 7.10. How long will it take me to get there & find a job? Thank you . PS: I am willing to start as Tech 1 to get a position .

Asked By: fredasita - 4/24/2008
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Of course not. Youre never too old to do whatever you want. Unix Admin isnt Microsoft at all. forget server and xp because unix is a totally different animal. I think you could get some unix and some books but I would suggest school and perhaps a cert. You might want to work at a help desk to pump the resume for... More
Answered By: The Lemur is Back! - 4/24/2008
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