IT Automation Digest for January 4, 2012 January 4, 2013 by Scott Johnston in Cloud & Virtualization, Automation, Configuration Management, dilbert, paas, reddit, sysadvent Best of /r/Sysadmin 2012 (Reddit). IT jokes? 'How do I get started as a sysadmin...'? Reddit sysadmin AMA? What was *your* favorite thread? Moving PaaS Beyond the Sound Bites in 2013 (CloudAve). "The genius of PaaS is that it actually incents developers by providing agility in exchange for compliance." Word. SysAdvent Round-up (SysAdvent). There were so many awesome SysAdvent posts during December. Lots of Kindle and Instapaper reading goodness, if you haven't yet had a chance to consume them all. Thanks Jordan! Dilbert: A Fresh New Year (Scott Adams). If you're on call January 1st, what do you expect? Learn More Previous day's digest Sign-up for our monthly newsletter.