Understanding Linux Certification and Training Opportunities
Dan York, Best Practices Chair, Voice over IP Security Alliance (VOIPSA)
Track: Linux Applications
Date: Thursday, July 20
With the Linux operating system receiving a large amount of publicity lately, the question for training centers is what can they do to start teaching classes in Linux. This presentation will address: the current state of Linux certification programs; how training centers can become involved in these programs; what market is out there for Linux classes; how to find instructors and resources to teach Linux; issues particular to setting up classrooms for Linux; resources available for training centers within the larger Linux community. Participants will leave understanding not only the market for Linux training, but also how they can get their training center up and running with teaching this exciting new operating system.