eWeek: Getting a Line on Linux Certifications
Mar 19, 2003, 19:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mary Stevens)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"With an open, accessible code base and no license fees, Linux's
bottom-line appeal is obvious. Perhaps less obvious, however, is
whether IT professionals should certify their expertise in this
operating system and, if so, which cert they should pursue.
"Some Linux certifications, at least, are becoming worthy of
significant compensation, according to Foote Partners LLC, a
research company in New Canaan, Conn.
"Another argument in favor of getting Linux certifications is
the price: Linux certification exams can cost as little as $89 (for
Linux+), and only the most advanced, such as RHCE, command four