New certificate for Linux users in Munster Munster 22.01.2013 – since the end of last year one of the first public Test Center for LPI Essentials is the TraiCen computer training & Consulting GmbH in Germany. Who completed the course already a LPI or entry-level certification aims at the LPI, can acquire this certification now also in Munster Traicen GmbH. The Linux Essentials certificate the Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is a vendor-independent, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the professional use of Linux. One aspect of the work of the LPI is the creation and implementation of distribution-independent, globally recognized certification exams, for example, for Linux system administrators. The goal of the Linux Essentials certificate is to define the basic knowledge that is necessary for the competent use of a Linux operating system on a desktop computer system or on a mobile device.
The corresponding Linux Essentials program is to young people and those, which Linux and open Source is new, help and they help to understand the importance of Linux and open source in the larger context of the IT industry. Building on the bases graduates Linux essentials can refer to advanced certifications as the LPIC Program of the LPI as well as manufacturer-specific certificates such as those of red has or prepare for SUSE. The Traicen GmbH offers for years training in the open source area, offering an LPI essential test centers is only the logical consequence of this commitment. Open source has evolved not only as a real alternative to commercial solutions, it is also a real pulse factor for IT, for the development of an integrative business models in the European market and is a positive factor of development for emerging markets quite socially.” So Martin Hornung of managing partner of Traicen GmbH.