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LPI Exams at Grazer Linux Days ’24 with Community Discount

April 5-6, 2024 On April 5th and 6th, 2024, Linux Professional Institute (LPI) will offer Paper-based exams at the Grazer Linuxtage 2024. LPI Exams Session LPI Paper-based Exams at the Grazer Linux Days (Grazer Linuxtage) ’24 There will be three ... Read more

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LPI Seeks Wide Participation in 2024 General Meeting

Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is thrilled to announce its Annual General Meeting (AGM), scheduled for June 2024. As LPI is a globally recognized organization dedicated to advancing the field of open-source technology, the AGM is a key event that brings ... Read more

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My Journey From Novice to Expert with LPI: Jose Alvarez

My adventure with Linux began in the vibrant classrooms of a small educational institute in Costa Rica. At that time, I was a stranger to the intricate world of Linux and Unix. A chance encounter with an extraordinary professor, Felipe ... Read more

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