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April 1, 2008
by sjvn01
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LPI to offer security training with LPIC-3 certification

There are Linux certifications, such as the RHCE (Red Hat Certified Engineer). There are security certifications, like the CCSP (Cisco Certified Security Professional). Now we have the first certification that combines Linux and security: the Linux Professional Institute’s LPIC-3 with … Continue reading

November 15, 2007
by sjvn01
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Ubuntu scores first major pre-installed server win

Ubuntu is extremely popular on the desktop, but it’s made comparatively little progress on servers. That’s about to change. Dell is expected to announce in the first quarter of 2008 that it has certified Ubuntu Linux for its server lines. … Continue reading

December 7, 2006
by sjvn01
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Top-level vendor neutral Linux certification launches soon

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) has long been the world’s premier vendor-neutral Linux certifier, but even after years, it was never able to get its top-level certification out the door. Next month, that will change, with the release of LPIC-3 … Continue reading