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Linux Professional Institute Certification Level 1
LPIC-1 is a junior level certification for Linux administrators. You should be able to perform maintenance tasks with the command line, install & configure a workstation and be able to configure a basic network.Enroll in LPIC-1
Linux Professional Institute Certification Level 2
LPIC-2 is aimed at advanced Linux professionals. To be awarded LPIC level 2 you should be able administer small to medium sized mixed networks and provide suggestions to upper management.Enroll in LPIC-2
Linux Professional Institute Certification Level 3
LPIC-3 is designed for senior-level Linux professionals in an enterprise environment.You should be able to concept, architect, install and troubleshoot LDAP software and integrate with Active Directory.Enroll in LPIC-3
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LPI was formally incorporated as a non-profit organization in New Brunswick, Canada on October 25, 1999. It has operational offices in Toronto, Canada and Sacramento, USA - with affiliates around the world.LPI works with organizations around the world to ensure the growth and adoption of Linux, Open Source and Free Software.
About LPI Nigeria
Since 2007, Lifeforte International Schools (LIS) has been the Linux Professional Institute Nigeria Master Affiliate. Lifeforte is recognized nationwide as the premier organization advocating and assisting in the professional use of Linux, Open Source, and Free Software through Open Source Technology solutions for education and businesses as well as the vendor neutral LPI Certifications.
April 17, 2013
Black Duck and North Bridge announce the results of the seventh annual Future of Open Source Survey. The 2013 survey represents the insights of more than 800 respondents – the largest in the survey’s history - from both non-vendor and vendor communities.
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Linux skills certification
LPI is committed to the development of a global standard in Linux certification. We believe that such a certification program must meet the requirements of both IT professionals and the organizations that would employ them. To achieve this goal we have adopted an open, rigorous, and consultative development process which uses both volunteer and hired resources. Our development process is widely recognized and endorsed and has met the strict requirements of independent certification authorities.
The LPI Certification Program is:
- Designed by a community of Linux professionals, volunteers, vendors and educators
- Challenging: if you don't know the subjects you won't pass
- Accessible and available at thousands of test centres around the world or at special events
- Of high quality: relying on critical input from numerous Linux experts and employing scientific and industry-recognized psychometric processes
- Distribution-neutral: verifying knowledge on any standard Linux system
- Relevant: surveying thousands to determine the skills that need to be tested
- Training-vendor independent: encouraging a variety of methods and approaches to test preparation
- Supported and sponsored by a large number of Linux companies and projects
- A certification the Linux community can respect and be proud of
The 2013 Future of Open Source Survey Results
( Burlington,Massachusetts, United States: April 17, 2013) Black Duck and North Bridge announce the results of the seventh annual Future of Open Source Survey. The 2013 survey represents the insights of more than 800 respondents – the largest in the survey’s history - from both non-vendor like the Linux Professional Institute and vendor communities. Survey results reveal the cultural impact of open source software and its influence on everything from innovation, to collaboration among competitors, to hiring practices, is revolutionizing the way organizations work and do business.
The recording of the live webinar panel discussion with industry experts from Black Duck, North Bridge, Forrester Research, Thomson Reuters, Hortonworks and Acquia is available here: The 2013 Future of Open Source Survey Results
For more information on how to get into Linux and Open Source Technologies, contact LPI NIGERIA
We offer specialized training that make you rock solid in LinuxWe offer: A varied catalog of Linux classes for Linux developers, system administrators and other technical resources. Get discounts for multiple student enrollments for Linux training
Customized Linux training options to meet your specific project and team needs with the wolrd's Linux certification programs Many of the organizations and institutions we work with have a variety of needs and will have technical teams in one or more locations. LPI Nigeria's corporate Linux and Open Source training is both flexible (onsite or offsite, weekends and weekdays) and ideally suited to help organizations of all sizes accomplish their goals, no matter where their teams are located:
- Linux System Administration and Web Services with Linux Essentials
- Linux System Administration with the LPIC 1
- Web Services Configuration (LAMP) with the LPIC 2
- Web Development (HTML/CSS/JS/JQuery/AJAX/PHP/Perl/Python/XML) with the LPIC 2
- Communication and Exchange Server Configuration with the LPIC 2 (email with Zimbra, Zarafa or SOGo)
- IP Telephony (Asterisk) with the LPIC 2
- Enterprise Network Infrastructure with the LPIC 2
- Virtualisation and Clustering with the LPIC 3
- Security with the LPIC 3
Get your organisation the solutions that make life easier
Tune up your organisation with Linux and Open Source solutions and products
- Linux Essentials Training and Certifications
- School Manangement Systems - OpenSIS
- Virtual Learning Environments - Moodle
- Communications Servers (Email and Instant Messaging)
- Email and Exchange Servers (Zimbra, Zarafa)
- Enterprise Network Infrastructure Design, Deployment, Configuration and Manangement
- Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
- Customer Relationship Manangement (CRM)
- Human Relationship Manangement (HRM)
- IP Voice Telephony (VoIP,PBX,Call Centre Solution Delivery) - Asterisk
- IP Video Surveillance
- Virtualisation - KVM, Virtualbox, ZEN
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Training, Business and IT Open Source Solutions
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You can find Linux and Open Source Trainings of our LPI Approved Training Partner and trainings authorized by the Linux Professional Institute that will lead you directly to the LPI certification. To view LPI ATPs and AAPs in Nigeria,click LPI ATPs and AAPs in Nigeria.
Whether you want to deliver breakthrough server and client solutions (mail servers, web servers, communication servers, business servers and information systems - school, hospital and many more) that can be delivered singly or within a mixed environment with higher quality at superior economics, compared to proprietary commodity servers, LPI Nigeria is there to serve. LPI Nigeria is rightly positioned to help improve your company's IT efficiency, enable new and growth workloads and deliever exceptional experience for clients.
As businesses rely on Linux and Open Source for applications that are designed for their industry and customized to their specific needs, LPI Nigeria offers these solutions and services for companies (whether midsize IT shops or enterprises), institutions and government, readily.
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LPI has a fundamental interest in championing workforce development initiatives for Linux and Open Source professionals. We monitor and engage with job board sites to ensure that LPI certification is a desired credential and work with various industry represntatives to promote our certification as a tool for human resource recruitment and advancement. We also work on wider industry initiatives to promote the creation of Linux jobs and the recognition of the value of IT certification
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There are several ways to LPI exam. The normal route of our exams are offered through the test centers for Pearson Virtual University Enterprises (VUE)
LPI Nigeria also hosts LPI PBT(Paper Based/Written Test) exams monthly and also at conferences and events. These are alternative routes to sitting VUE
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