Linux Academy was founded in 2012 in Keller, Texas, by current owner and CEO Anthony James. The company operates an online school which offers IT, Linux, and other computer classes.
The company offers courses which are geared toward certifications in Linux, AWS, OpenStack, DevOps, Azure, Big Data, and Containers. Linux Academy is listed as #78 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies. In 2016, the company had annual revenue of $5.2 million and a three year growth rate of 4,654%.
Linux Academy also took the #1 position on the Inc. list of Top Educational Companies, and #4 on the list of Top Dallas Companies, as well as the #5 spot for Top Texas Companies. Currently, headquarters are located in Southlake, Texas.