LPI Blog

Doing It For The Right Reasons: Millennials, Open Source, and Philosophy

19 March, 2019 - by Marcel Gagné

By Marcel Gagné Congratulations on choosing a carreer in Linux and Open Source! If you're just starting on the journey, I wish you all the best. I'm thrilled to hear that you've decided to pursue a career in Linux and open source software, and I hope that it brings you lots of success, both financially and professionally. However, and you knew that was going to be a "however", I hope you've decided to do this for the right reasons.... Read more

Will A Robot Eat Your Job?

11 March, 2019 - by Evan Leibovitch

One of my favourite news shows did a depressing story about jobs and careers, that somehow made me feel better about mine.... Read more

Are you ready to be a DevOps Engineer?

5 March, 2019 - by Marcel Kornegoor

Congratulations! You have just passed the LPI DevOps certification exam. You are now ready for action when it comes to the tool- and tech-side of DevOps. To become an even better DevOps Engineer, there are three topics that will help you during your daily work, but have only little to do with IT: mindset, learning, and communication.... Read more

Why are Beta Exams Important for the Certification Development?

26 February, 2019 - by Jasmina Jocic

In the fall of 2018, LPI held beta exam labs for the updated LPIC-1 certification.  Exam development is a complex process, both when it comes to updating existing certifications, and when it comes to developing new ones, such as the DevOps Tools Engineer which we released a year ago. ... Read more

Linux Essentials Version 1.6 Update

19 February, 2019 - by Fabian Thorns

Besides LPIC-1, the Linux Essential certificate received an update in October 2018, too. It is a minor update which brings the certificate from version 1.5 to version 1.6 and only includes a few changes. In today’s post we take a look at what’s new.... Read more