Linux Training Courses

With the ever increasing ubiquity of Linux in both the server and embedded markets, The Linux Foundation's introductory Linux courses and advanced Linux training provide both companies and individuals with a variety of training options to increase their knowledge and use of Linux. We keep our Linux courses vendor-neutral and as the company that employs Linux founder Linus Torvalds, our training has been created with the actual leaders of the Linux development community.

Whether time-to-market or the high performance of Linux are critical to your business, The Linux Foundation's Linux courses provide a unique return on investment opportunity that will pay for itself many times over. For individuals, the demand for Linux talent is at an all time high. The Linux Foundation's advanced Linux training provides Linux developers and Linux system administrators with the opportunity to to capitalize on the talent gap.

Linux Programming & Development Training

Course ID Title Duration
LFD432

Optimizing Linux Device Drivers for Power Efficiency

Learn how to develop/enhance power efficient device drivers for Linux systems.
4 Days
LFD415

Inside Android: An Intro to Android Internals

Android development training that provides a hands-on tour of the internals of the Android operating system for mobile devices. Attendees learn the ins and outs of the Android anatomy including the Android framework, hardware abstraction layer, the Binder inter-process communication and power management.
4 Days
LFD411

Embedded Linux Development

Get advanced Linux training on the key steps to developing an embedded Linux product. Gain real world experience through extensive hands-on practice with target devices.
5 Days
LFD405

Embedded Linux Development with Yocto Project

This Linux course provides a solid understanding of embedded development using the Yocto Project, including the Poky Reference Distribution and Bitbake, the use of emulators, building images for multiple architectures and the creation of board support packages (BSP).
4 Days
LFD331

Developing Linux Device Drivers

The Linux device drivers course will help you become familiar with the different kinds of Linux device drivers used under Linux and the appropriate API’s through which devices interface with the kernel.
5 Days
LFD320

Linux Kernel Internals and Debugging

Learn the basic methods the Linux kernel is built upon, grasping the theoretical and practical underpinnings. Get introduced to the important tools that are used for debugging and monitoring the kernel.
5 Days
LFD312

Developing Applications For Linux

Learn how to develop for and port applications to the Linux environment. Get up to speed quickly with the necessary tools for Linux application development and learn about special features offered by Linux.
5 Days
LFD262

Developing with GIT

Learn the fundamental concepts behind the Git version control system. Practice how to create, manipulate and share Git repositories with hands-on lab exercises.
2 Days
LFD211

Introduction to Linux for Developers

Learn how to work in a Linux environment, including: manipulating files and directories, command shells, the roles of and choice of graphical environments and desktop managers, available tools for tracing and debugging and much more.
2 Days
LFD414

Introduction to Embedded Android Development Crash Course

This two-day course will show you how to take the source code released by the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and customize it to work on a typical embedded development board.
2 Days
LFD410

Embedded Linux Development Crash Course

Gain a solid understanding of adapting the Linux kernel and customized user-space libraries and utilities to embedded platforms.
2 Days
LFD404

Building Embedded Linux with the Yocto Project: Crash Course

Gain a solid understanding of embedded development using the Yocto Project, including the Poky build process and Bitbake, the use of emulators, building images for multiple architectures and the creation of board support packages (BSP).
2 Days

Enterprise IT & Linux System Administration Training

Course ID Title Duration
LFS540

Linux KVM Virtualization

Gain the background needed to understand how KVM and related open source components can be assembled to create an entire virtual IT infrastructure, acquire practical KVM deployment skills and understand how to built virtualization solutions from scratch by coupling KVM with tools such as oVirt, libvirt and OpenStack
4 days
LFS520

OpenStack Cloud Architecture and Deployment

Understand and learn how to deploy a private cloud using the OpenStack project, implement a state-of-the-art private cloud design, learn about cloud computing benefits and challenges seen in today’s enterprise environments.
4 Days
LFS430

Linux Enterprise Automation

Acquire the knowledge and skills needed to automate provisioning, configuration, software packaging, patching and OS release management in heterogeneous Linux environments.
4 Days
LFS426

Linux Performance Tuning

This advanced Linux training teaches you to optimize your application’s performance by acquiring useful performance metrics from the hardware, tracing applications and the Linux kernel, and tuning various aspects of the system, from the hardware to kernel settings and application optimizations.
4 Days
LFS422

High Availability Linux Architecture

Learn to successfully design, implement, provision, maintain, and administer Linux high-availability clusters to support mission-critical workloads.
4 Days
LFS416

Linux Security

Learn to assess security risks in your enterprise Linux environment, apply techniques and use tools to increase security, deploy monitoring and attack detection tools, gain visibility into possible vulnerabilities and develop your Linux security policy and response strategy.
4 Days
LFS230

Linux Network Management

This Linux course will teach you how to design, deploy and maintain a network running under Linux and to administer the network services most commonly found in enterprise environments.
4 Days
LFS220

Linux System Administration

This Linux system administration course helps you discover the tools used by system administrators in enterprise Linux environments, install new systems with a variety of Linux distributions and configure systems with new hardware and software combinations.
4 Days
LFS101

Introduction to Linux

Acquire a practical understanding of how Linux works, quickly get up to speed using the Linux graphical interface and leverage efficiencies by using the command line tools.
4 Days
LFS541

Introduction to Linux KVM Virtualization Crash Course

Gain the background needed to understand how KVM and related open source components can be assembled to create an entire virtual IT infrastructure, acquire practical KVM deployment skills and understand how to built virtualization solutions from scratch by coupling KVM with tools such as oVirt, libvirt and OpenStack
1 day
LFS425

Linux Performance Tuning Crash Course

Gain a high level understanding of the standard tuning and monitoring interfaces available in the majority of current Linux distributions. Identify the factors that can lead to performance degradations in your Linux environment. Apply changes to the kernel tuning interface and maximize the hardware utilization and performance of your applications.
1 Day

Open Source Compliance Courses

Course ID Title Duration
LFC288

Implementation and Management of Open Source Compliance

Adapt compliance activities to your organization's needs with this comprehensive open source compliance course that provides in-depth guidance on implementing an open source compliance program. Course topics include: disclosure obligations, source code distribution mechanisms, corporate code contributions, adaptation of existing processes, open source compliance tools and automation and much more.
2 Days
LFC284

Overview of Open Source Compliance End-to-End Process

This open source compliance course will help your organization implement an open source compliance program by teaching you the fundamentals of open source development, licensing principles, compliance obligations, and the contributions needed from various functional groups, such as Executive Management, the Law Department, Supply Chain, Technical Documentation and Configuration Management.
1 Day
LFC281

Executive Review of Open Source Compliance

Learn about the framework for an open source compliance program, including: open source licensing basics, compliance requirements, and the consequences of non-compliance. In addition, organizing, managing and staffing for the compliance effort will also be discussed.
LFC272

Open Source Compliance Programs - What You Must Know

Gain insight into industry best practices in organizing and managing the compliance function in this condensed open source compliance course delivered live via the internet. Pitfalls and common process challenges in establishing open source compliance programs will also be discussed.
LFC271

Practical Guide to the Open Source Development Model

The goal of this course is to help organizations maximize their internal efficiency once they have decided to contribute to or create an open source project.
1

Tizen Project Training

Course ID Title Duration
LFT220

Portable Application Development for Tizen Devices

This Tizen development training provides the fundamentals to develop HTML5 applications for Tizen.
1 Day
LFT210

Tizen Training For Non-Developers

Lessen the learning curve with a Tizen Project course that provides an introduction to the fundamentals of Tizen, including the hardware enablement process, governance structure, compliance program and roadmap and release management. This Tizen Project course will dive into the innovative operating system, applications, and user experience provided by Tizen.
1 Day
LF273

Tizen Training For Non-Developers

Lessen the learning curve with a Tizen Project course that provides an introduction to the fundamentals of Tizen, including the hardware enablement process, governance structure, compliance program and roadmap and release management. This Tizen Project course will dive into the innovative operating system, applications, and user experience provided by Tizen.
1 Day