# [FE training-materials-updates] Clarify that F.E. also works with partners

michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com
Wed Jul 18 21:07:15 CEST 2012

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http://git.free-electrons.com/training-materials/commit/?id=02ce94d6d996df2a814ef84b059ac9ecd0defb40

commit 02ce94d6d996df2a814ef84b059ac9ecd0defb40
Author: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com>
Date:   Wed Jul 18 21:04:41 2012 +0200

Clarify that F.E. also works with partners

index 92ec9c4..ee47437 100644
@@ -2,13 +2,19 @@
\frametitle{Free Electrons: not a training company}
Free Electrons is an engineering company, not a training company
\begin{itemize}
-    \item All our trainers are engineers with extensive on-the-job experience
-    \item We spend most of our time on customer projects, and share this
-          experience in our training sessions.
-    \item We also spend a lot of time contributing to the user and developer
-          community, by contributing to projects (such as the Linux kernel,
-          Buildroot and Barebox), by sharing technical information (through
-          blog posts and training materials), and by speaking at conferences.
+    \item Training is just one of our activities
+    \item Whether they are directly employed by Free Electrons, or whether
+          they are external developers that we know very well, all
+          our trainers are engineers first, with extensive on-the-job
+          experience.
+    \item Free Electrons engineers spend most of their time on technical projects,
+          keeping our training materials up to date.
+    \item All our trainers also spend a lot of time contributing to the user
+          and developer community, by contributing to projects (such as the Linux kernel,
+          Buildroot and Barebox), and/or by sharing technical information (through
+          blog posts, training materials and talks at international
+          conferences)
\end{itemize}
\end{frame}

@@ -40,7 +46,7 @@
community offers to product developers.
\item Contributing as much as possible to the community:
code, documentation, knowledge sharing, financial support.
-    \item All our engineers always go to the top technical
+    \item Our engineers regularly go to the top technical
conferences. We know other developers very well.
\item Nothing proprietary in Free Electrons. Everything we
produce for our company is shared and transparent

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