Larry Bushey's broad background in business consulting, technology management, project management, professional training, public speaking, leadership, and sales gives him a unique perspective on using today's technology to get things done.
In his professional role, he leads a community of consultants for a cloud computing company with 15+ years of experience designing, deploying, and training on large-scale software systems for business and IT in both cloud and on-premise environments.
As creator, producer, and host of top-rated technology podcasts since 2005, he helps computer users with practical advice on how to get the most from their corporate and personal technologies and software applications.
As a technology advocate, he contributes to the Linux and open source communities by authoring documentation and writing manuals, guides, and books -- like this one! He uses his communication and facilitation skills to help his podcast and broadcast radio listeners, website readers, and training participants. He assists them in building their confidence and competence with technologies such as cloud computing, open source software, and commercial applications as well.
Using Ubuntu MATE and Its Applications
by Larry Bushey
This book is written for computer users who want a reference detailed enough to help them to learn about Ubuntu MATE and its applications and to build their confidence and competence in using them to get things done. It is written from the perspective that Ubuntu MATE is a typical modern Linux for the average computer user who needs to do things like browse the Internet, check email, use a text ed
Ubuntu MATE: Upgrading from Windows or OSX
by Larry Bushey
This book is a detailed discussion of Ubuntu MATE and its major applications. Written for users switching from other operating systems, it’s not ONLY for users switching from other systems. It’s also a reference for everyone using Ubuntu MATE. If you’re upgrading from Windows or OSX, you’ll find that our suggestions for personalizing Ubuntu MATE will help you feel right at home.