LPI Blog

DevOps Tools Introduction #01: Getting ‘Getting Started’ Started

9 January, 2018 - by Fabian Thorns

In October 2017, LPI released the LPIC-OT DevOps Tools Engineer certification. Covering a series of relatively new tools used to develop and deliver software in a collaborative manner, the content of this exam extends skills of both software developers and system administrators.... Read more

How to Close the UK’s Tech Skills Gap

15 December, 2017

Every year, technology becomes more integral to our lives and a larger contributor to the UK economy – with open source technologies driving the biggest growth in the technology marketplace today. However, it’s widely acknowledged that the UK is experiencing a significant IT skills shortage. The answer? Skills certification.... Read more

Exploring DevOps Tools - How to Choose the Tools Right for You

29 November, 2017

The popularity of the DevOps movement has resulted in a wide range of tools in the marketplace; the XebiaLabs DevOps Tool Chest alone lists over 200 different individual tools. And while DevOps is about more than just which tools you use, they are essential to benefiting from the improved speed, agility, and automation that DevOps offers.  ... Read more

What is DevOps? or: Why Another DevOps Certification?

20 June, 2017 - by G. Matthew Rice

The Linux Professional Institute ("LPI") recently announced the objectives for a new certification – the LPIC-OT DevOps Tools Engineer – which tests the skills and understanding of the open source tools commonly used by organisations trying to create a DevOps environment.... Read more