Vertical Sysadmin trains IT staff that support modern civilization.

Would you like your staff to master their tech?


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Get a thorough orientation to and grounding in automating system administration with CFEngine 3.

Student successes



Our newest course, Git Foundations - From Novice to Guru, will lead your teams to master this powerful version control system.

We are an authorized GitLab training partner.


Most sysadmins use 10% of vi's capabilities. Our two half-day courses (Basic, Advanced) teach 100% and increase speed and power in editing. Twenty year veterans of vi have come out raving how much they've learned in this course.


About Us

Vertical Sysadmin increases competence of professionals supporting the IT fabric of modern civilization so that society lasts! We specialize in delivering effective training on excellent technologies.

Would you like to improve effectiveness and morale of your sysadmin staff? Yes!

The balance between theoretical and practical knowledge is just perfect. No bullshit.

– Bernard Brandl

Very personal approach to teaching. We are bored to death with PowerPoint slides. Most of the class was hands on.

– Prakash Rudraraju

Thank you for such a great class. Been to lots of technical training and you are the best instructor I've had.

– Thomas Nicholson

We Care

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We Love

  • Making sysadmins

  • Helping sysadmins work faster and better

  • Increasing efficiency