Sysvale and LPI: Strategic Planning in Times of COVID-19

15 April, 2020 - by Cesar Brod

When 2019 was just about to end, I got a message from Eugênio Marques, CEO of Sysvale Softgroup, a healthtech that has been collaborating with the Linux Professional Institute (LPI) since its foundation a little more than five years ago.... Read more

How to Work Remotely and Securely with FOSS Tools

6 April, 2020 - by Kenny Armstrong

With the advent of global problems such as Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the need for social distancing to help mitigate the spread of such diseases, many organizations are looking to remote solutions.... Read more

Virtual Open Source Events That You Shouldn't Miss

1 April, 2020 - by Kaitlin Edwards

The vast majority of events, globally, have either been cancelled or postponed due to the spread of COVID-19. However, some events have the resources to transition into virtual events. We have compiled a list of interesting events that you can experience from home, many of them being free. The list is updated regularly.... Read more

Virtual Meetings in Times of Pandemic

24 March, 2020 - by Marcel Gagné

"May you live in interesting times." So goes the proverbial and purportedly Chinese curse, which seems appropriate given the global pandemic that originated around Wuhan, China. That said, it's also very likely false; the quote, that is, not the pandemic. The most reliable sources out there indicate that it's actually an English saying, as spoken in March of 1936 by British MP, Sir Austen Chamberlain.... Read more

Learn and Volunteer With Your Extra Time at Home

17 March, 2020 - by Fabian Thorns

You may be spending far more time at home than you're used these days but that doesn’t mean it’s time to be bored! Linux Professional Institute (LPI) offers various ways to educate yourself and volunteer your time to assist in exam development and learning materials creation.... Read more