Help Careers Take Off: Certifications and Hiring

7 June, 2023 - by Yusei Kariya

Because obtaining an IT certification, at Linux Professional Institute or another vendor, takes a lot of work, it’s important to hear how certifications improve both individual careers and corporate goals. At the company where I am Senior Talent Consultant, HR, Avinton Japan, LPI certifications are required for all our engineers.... Read more

How LPI's Certifications Shaped My Career: Lilia Sfaxi

6 June, 2023 - by Lilia Sfaxi

As a passionate computer science teacher, I have always advocated for the use of Linux in the classroom. Its reliability, versatility, and widespread adoption in the industry make it an ideal choice for aspiring professionals. Little did I know that my enthusiasm for Linux would lead me on a transformative path toward obtaining certifications and discovering the value of my knowledge.... Read more

LPIC-3: Be More Than an Expert, Be an Authority!

31 May, 2023 - by Lucas Gonçalves Correia

All professionals working in open source IT careers know the importance and relevance of LPI certifications. When we reach the impressive milestone of achieving the LPIC-2 certification, we remember the arduous journey of studying and acquiring applicable knowledge that this feat required. But after the conquest, the question arises: What is the next step in our journey?... Read more

Supporting Our Community: Linux Clubs

26 May, 2023 - by Andrew Oram

Linux Professional Institute offers a lot of cost-free services to our communities. We don't have to make money on everything we do. LPI is a non-profit outfit, so as long as we earn enough to sustain the organization we can seek out creative ways to serve our mission, which is to promote the use of open source by supporting the people who work with it.... Read more

Linux Meeting Palermo ’23: Two Great Days of Networking

25 May, 2023 - by Max Roveri

On March 25 and 26, 2023, the long-awaited event of the year for free software enthusiasts was held at the University of Palermo's Gregotti Theater on Viale delle Scienze: the Linux Meeting 2023. The event was organized by Vincenzo Virgilio, a professor at the University of Palermo and president of Spuntix.... Read more

From LPIC-1 to LPIC-2: Boost Your Skills Beyond Your Linux Box

24 May, 2023 - by Kostas Apostolopoulos

The LPIC-2 certification is recognized worldwide and is highly respected in the IT industry. Earning this certification can increase your job opportunities by validating your advanced system administration skills and expanding your skill set in technologies such as virtualization and the cloud.... Read more