LPI 304 beta exams completed by specialists in Germany and the Netherlands

(Kassel, Germany, May 5, 2010)  On April 17 and 20, 2010 beta testing for the new LPIC-3 exam LPI 304 "Virtualization and High Availability" took place at the  Linuxhotel in Essen, Germany and at Heinlein Support in Berlin, Germany. Together, 14 professional candidates participated. In the Netherlands, these beta testing was carried out at the Hoogeschool Zuyd in Heerlen. Another beta exam in the Netherlands will take place with the company Snow in Geldermalsen on May 18, 2010. For further information, please visit: http://www.snow.nl/Nieuws/Artikelen/2010/5/4_LPI_304_beta_examen.html

 The Linux Professional Institute offers these beta testing worldwide in order to test and develop the quality and relevance of the new exam. Peer Heinlein, CEO at the LPI Approved Training Partner "Heinlein Professional Linux Support GmbH", commented on the beta exam LPI 304 as a participant in his blog, see here: http://www.heinlein-support.de/blog/news/die-prufung-304-von-lpic-3-erste-erfahrungen/ 

„Though it was a beta testing, the tasks were well reasoned and though they were multiple-choice, they deliberately tested knowledge and experience,“ said participant Fabian Thorns from xamira networks about the LPI 304 beta exam. LPI Central Europe published further feedback on its website, for further information, please visit: http://www.lpice.eu/Exam-304-Beta.138.0.html?L=4


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The Linux Professional Institute promotes and certifies essential skills on Linux and Open Source technologies through the global delivery of comprehensive, top-quality, vendor-independent exams. Established as an international non-profit organization in September 1999 by the Linux community, the Linux Professional Institute continues to demonstrate recognized global leadership in the certification of Linux professionals. LPI advances the Linux and Open Source movement through strategic partners, sponsorships, innovative programs and community development activities. LPI's major financial sponsors are Platinum Sponsors IBM, Linux Journal, Linux Magazine, Novell, SGI, and TurboLinux as well as Gold Sponsors, HP and IDG. LPI's certification program is supported by an affiliate network spanning five continents and is distributed worldwide in multiple languages in more than 7,000 testing locations.  LPI has delivered over 250,000 exams and 83,000 LPIC certifications around the world.