LPI and AT Computing at the NLUUG spring conference 2008

(Kassel, Germany - May 7, 2008): The Linux Professional Institute (LPI),  (http://www.lpi.org), the world's premier Linux* certification organization, will offer discounted certification exams to attendees of the NLUUG conference (http://www.nluug.nl/events/vj08/) at may 15, 2008 at Ede, the Netherlands.

The first dutch LPI Approved Training Partner (LPI ATP), AT Computing (http://www.atcomputing.nl), is one of the sponsors of this conference. Both AT Computing and LPI will be present with a booth at the conference. Since the beginning of the partnership with LPI in late 2006, AT Computing has made remarkable steps in Linux* training in combination with LPI certification. The
company gives LPI related training to one of the biggest ICT-companies in the Netherlands in two different departments, in one to a large group of senior consultants with around 50 people and in another to junior consultants. Both departmens have a lot of interest from more than 100 employees in the LPI-training at AT Computing. In 2008 the company now already sold over 2,5 times more LPI-trainings compared to the whole of 2007.

The start times for the LPI exam sessions at the conference in Ede are at 10:00 and at 14:00. Exams will be in English and include the certifications LPIC-1, -2 and LPIC-3 (LPI exams 101/102/201/202/302) and the Ubuntu LPI 199 exam. The exams will be offered at a 50% discount at 70,- EUR, LPI 301 at 90,- EUR and the Ubuntu exam at 85,- EUR. All exam candidates are asked to obtain an LPI ID at
www.lpi.org/en/lpi/english/certification/register_now
and pre-register for the exam lab at the NLUUG conference at
lpievent.lpice.eu
Exam candidates need to bring valid photo identification, their LPI-ID number and the money in cash to the exam labs. For any questions about LPI exams please write to this e-mail adress:
lpievent_at_lpice.eu

More information about LPI at the websites:
www.lpi.org and www.lpice.eu


About Linux Professional Institute:

The Linux Professional Institute is globally supported by the IT industry, enterprise and professionals and within government and the educational community. LPI's certification program is delivered worldwide in multiple languages at over 7,000 testing locations and is supported by an affiliate network spanning five continents. Since the programs inception, LPI has delivered over 180,000 exams and 56,000 LPIC certifications around the world. 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 1999 by the Linux community, the Linux Professional Institute continues to demonstrate recognized global leadership in the certification of Linux professionals while advancing 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, Hewlett-Packard and IDG.

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