June 5, 2009

Life Cycle Institute Partners with Red Hat, Inc., VMware and CMPIC to bring Information Technology Course Offerings to Charleston, SC

Life Cycle Engineering

CHARLESTON, SC, - June 5, 2009 - The Life Cycle Institute has partnered with Red Hat, Inc., VMware and CMPIC to launch three new information technology offerings at Life Cycle Engineering's Charleston, SC campus.

Options include the Red Hat Certified Engineer™ Rapid Track course, VMware Infrastructure 3.5: Install and Configure course, and Configuration Management Principles and Implementation Certification program. Red Hat Certified Engineer™ Rapid Track is a 5-day course designed for UNIX- and Linux-experienced users, networking specialists, and system administrators. Intensive training on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is provided with a RHCE Certification Lab Exam on day 5.

Launched in 1999, the RHCE certification is one of the largest performance-based Linux certification programs. VMware Infrastructure 3.5: Install and Configure is a 4-day course for system administrators, systems engineers, and operators responsible for ESX Server and/or VirtualCenter. Participants will explore installation, configuration, and management of VMware Infrastructure 3, which consists of VMware ESX Server and VMware VirtualCenter. Upon completion of this course, individuals can take the examination to become a VMware Certified Professional. The Configuration Management (CM) Principles and Implementation Certification program, made up of four 2-day courses, has been developed for personnel directly responsible for overall CM success. A solid foundation in Configuration Management is provided and participants will obtain a thorough understanding of configuration management principles, processes, tools and workflows. Students will learn how to achieve integration to provide an effective and efficient enterprise solution.

"Our objective is to offer a broad range of effective learning opportunities for information technology professionals" explains Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute. "The portfolio of partners and courses will continue to grow as we address the needs of our clients. Expect to see new content and delivery methods added."

Courses are scheduled to begin in July 2009, at the Life Cycle Institute's state-of-the-art training facilities in Charleston, SC. Class size is limited in order to maximize the value to each participant. To register, visit www.LCE.com or call 800-556-9589.

About the Life Cycle Institute
The Life Cycle Institute, the premier learning source for optimizing Reliability Excellence, uses adult learning methods that minimize lecture and emphasize hands-on learning. Classes are led by facilitators that actively practice what they teach. The methodologies taught within the various course curricula are practical applications with proven track records – proven through actual activities carried out regularly by LCE professionals. About Life Cycle Engineering Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) is a leading provider of reliability consulting, engineering services, and applied technology solutions that help both government and private enterprises achieve sustainable success. Widely recognized as the premier provider of innovative and successfully executed reliability and maintenance solutions worldwide, areas of focus for LCE include: design and engineering, logistics support, information technology applications, program management, change management, education, and holistic implementations of Reliability Excellence (Rx). Founded in 1976, LCE is headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina with offices across North America. Contact Life Cycle Engineering

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