The programme is delivered globally in eight languages through Pearson VUE test centres and at special exam-lab events. LPI is the global certification standard and career support organisation for open source professionals. With more than exams delivered, it's the world's first and largest vendor neutral Linux and open source certification body. LPI has certified professionals in over countries, delivers exams in nine languages, and has over training partners.
LPI is committed to providing the IT community with certifications of the highest quality, relevance and accuracy. This commitment requires its exam development process be highly detailed, participatory and consultative, while using psychometric validation.
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Google icon Login. Facebook icon Login. Comment on this. The validity of a LPI certification is 5 years. The exception is the Linux Essentials certificate, which has lifetime validity. The Essentials Program was created for candidates who are starting a career in open source or who wish to test their level of Linux knowledge.
Linux Essentials is an entry level certification that was introduced in This certification requires only one exam. Each exam has a series of topics which make up the exam objectives. Each objective has an associated weight that corresponds to the frequency of exam questions from that objective. To be awarded the LPIC-1 certification the candidate must successfully pass two exams, and These can be taken in any order. LPIC-1 certified professionals have the ability to perform maintenance tasks with the command line, install and configure a computer running Linux and be able to configure basic networking.
Previously the exam was split into two alternative exams, one including questions on the RPM Package Manager , and the other on Deb file format. After the update in these have been merged into a single exam, and candidates are expected to know about both topics. LPIC-2 certified professionals have the ability to administer small to medium—sized mixed networks, supervise assistants and advise the upper management. LPIC-3 is designed for the enterprise-level Linux professional. Passing at least one of the series specialty exams , or leads to the LPIC-3 certification.
The LPIC-3 Security certification covers the administration of Linux systems enterprise-wide with an emphasis on security.
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