HP's IT Security training with Agumba Computers
In cooperation with Paul Koyi, CEO of Agumba Computers
Ltd, HP organized a 2 week IT security training. The
training took place in Oceanic Bay Hotel in Bagamoyo
from January 23rd to February 03rd.
The 24 participants, all of them IT experts came
from various organizations: Tanzania Police Force,
the Presidents IT Departement, several other governmental
offices, Banks, Tax investigation, Telecom and few
For most of them it was their first contact with Linux
and the Tux. A special remastered version of Knoppix
was helpful to use those unusual command line calls.
As always, grep and awk were used and other security
topics that were helpful to include Tux software into
an environment of
the „other OS“.
Due to the current drought, electricity was daily
turned off for eight hours. Fortunately Mr. Koyi anticipatory
decided to run the training in Bagamoyo, which was
A strong demand for additional training is leading
to an additional course in August. Furthermore a special
Forensic workshop will take place for the IT experts
of the Tanzanian Government. We're looking forward
to extend this Tux knowhow to Kenya and Uganda.