Newsbytes: Red Hat Offers Linux Certification

“In a move to advance the open-source movement in the commercial
market, Linux operating system vendor Red Hat Inc. said it will
team with information technology (IT) training provider Global
Knowledge Network to offer Linux certification programs in

“The four-day classroom-based courses will begin in September
and target three groups: new Linux users, systems administrators
with no experience in Linux systems, and engineers who are already
familiar with Linux.”

“Classes will be taught by Red Hat-certified engineers. Program
graduates will be required to demonstrate their capabilities in
installing and configuring Red Hat Linux, troubleshooting,
performing administration tasks and setting up Internet protocol