RHCA – Datacenter 2016-08-01T11:24:13+00:00

Red Hat Certified Architect: Datacenter

A Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA) with a datacenter concentration is a Red Hat Certified Engineer who has attained Red Hat’s highest level of certification, proving their skills with tasks common in an on-premise datacenter.

Prove your skills and knowledge
Datacenter concentration skills include:

  • Secure Red Hat systems against unauthorized access.
  • Enhance logging, audit, and identity management capabilities.
  • Deploy and manage virtualization infrastructure, hosts, and guests.
  • Implement high availability services on Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
  • Use the on-premise capabilities of Red Hat Gluster Storage.
  • Deploy applications using Red Hat JBoss® Enterprise Application Platform.
  • Manage many systems using Red Hat Satellite Server.

Choose 5 from the following certifications:

  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Server Hardening
  • Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA)
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in High Availability Clustering
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Storage
  • Red Hat Certified JBoss Administrator (RHCJA)
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Configuration Management
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Red Hat Enterprise Linux Diagnostics and Troubleshooting

Audience
The following audiences may be interested in earning an RHCA certification:

  • Red Hat Certified Engineers who wish to demonstrate greater depth and breadth of knowledge and skills in Red Hat Enterprise Linux and across other Red Hat products.
  • IT architects who wish to demonstrate Red Hat-specific skills and knowledge.

Exams
Test your skills and knowledge
To attain RHCA status, an RHCE must pass any 5 of the following exams:

  • EX236 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Storage exam
  • EX248 – Red Hat Certified JBoss Administrator exam
  • EX318 – Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator exam
  • EX401 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management exam
  • EX342 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Red Hat Enterprise Linux Diagnostics and Troubleshooting exam
  • EX405 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Configuration Management with Puppet exam
  • EX413 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Server Hardening exam
  • EX436 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in High Availability Clustering exam
  • EX442 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning exam

Training
In preparation to earn an RHCA certification with a datacentre concentration, Red Hat recommends the following courses:

  • Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration (RH236)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RH318)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Troubleshooting (RH342)
  • Red Hat Deployment and Systems Management (RH401)
  • Configuration Management with Puppet (DO405)
  • Red Hat Server Hardening (RH413)
  • Red Hat High Availability Clustering (RH436)
  • Red Hat Performance Tuning (RH442)
  • JBoss Administration I (JB248)