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We list some of the best places to gain open source skills 2017


As more companies opt for open source software, many IT pros are looking to brush up on their open source skills or gain totally new ones.

And with Linux being one of the most popular open source platforms Computerworld UK looks at the top Linux training ideal for UK IT pros.

The demand for IT pros with open source skills has grown rapidly in the past few years, resulting in 79 percent of managers increasing incentives to retain their current open source employees, according to The Linux Foundation.

So how do IT professionals get these coveted skills, whether for their own job-hunting purposes or for an employer that needs them? There are numerous opportunities.

Here are nine of the best places to learn Linux and open source skills 2017...

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