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Linux Academy Free Online Training

Cornell staff and faculty are invited to this online training. Linux Academy offers 1,200 hours of video content as well as labs for hands-on training. Major training categories include:

  • Cloud Providers

    • AWS

    • Azure

    • Google Cloud Platform

  • Linux

  • DevOps

  • Containers

  • OpenStack

  • BigData

Linux Academy also offers training specifically designed to help you achieve various certificates (e.g.,AWS Certified Solutions Architect).

Cornell has a license for 40 training seats that we rotate among Cornell staff and faculty. After 3 months, we may need to rotate you out of your seat, when rotating we will prioritize by the date that each person last used Linux Academy.

We recommend that you take advantage of the free 7-day trial Linux Academy offers to individual users to see if you think Linux Academy will fit your learning style. If so, then request a seat from us.

Request a seat Featured Training

Cornell students, staff, and faculty have access to free online training via Learn how to manage a project, a budget, a business team or just your personal and work life.

Course: Management Tips Weekly

Learn how to drive your business forward with this weekly series on cultivating listening skills, managing a multi-generational workforce, and much more.

Course: Project Management Foundations: Small Projects

Learn the top 10 things you should know about small projects, estimating time and costs, assessing qualities, risk identification and others.

Video: Too Many or Two Few Critical Tasks

Learn the problem of having too many or too few critical tasks in your project management and how to fix it.

Course: Time Management Tips Weekly

Boost your productivity with actionable techniques from this weekly series.

Video: Applying Foresight to Your Budget Status

Learn the importance of looking ahead when making a budget for your project.

Cornell faculty, students, and staff have free, unlimited access to's online library of high-quality videos on the latest software tools and skills. When signing in use your NetID and password. Get started with

Skillsoft Featured Training

Cornell students, staff, and faculty have access to free online training via Skillsoft. Whether you are an IT professional or not, these Skillsoft books and courses introduce you to security and risk management in the digital age.

Book: Security and Privacy in Internet of Things (IoTs): Models, Algorithms, and Implementations

Explore the Internet of Things (IoT) and security with this book.

Book: 10 Don’ts on Your Digital Devices: The Non-Techie’s Survival Guide to Cyber Security and Privacy

Explore the ten key lessons of protecting digital security.

Course: Risk Management: Workplace Safety, Security, and Privacy

Learn about the various aspects of employee safety issues, programs, health hazards, employee assistance and wellness programs. In addition, this course covers workplace privacy issues and privacy concerns.

Course: CISSP: Security Principles, Governance, and Guidelines

This course covers the fundamental security of principles of confidentiality, availability, and integrity guide of best information security practices.

Skillsoft engages learners with interactive courses, enlightening videos, and practical simulations. Enjoy. Access Skillsoft with your Cornell NetID and password.

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