$2,400 “Introduction to Linux” course will be free and online this summer
The Linux Foundation is putting its training materials up on edX’s platform.
by Megan Geuss – Mar 8 2014, 3:00pm CST
Earlier this week, The Linux Foundation announced that it would be working with edX, a non-profit online learning site governed by Harvard and MIT, to make its “Introduction to Linux” course free and open to all.
The Linux Foundation has long offered a wide variety of training courses through its website, but those can generally cost upwards of $2,000. This introductory class, which usually costs $2,400, will be the first from the Linux Foundation to run as a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). There is no limit on enrollment through edX’s platform.
The course will be held this summer, although an official start date has not been posted yet. ….
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