Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Persistence

NOTE: This credential is no longer available.

An application developer who has earned the Red Hat® Certificate of Expertise in Persistence has demonstrated the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to use the Java™ Persistence API (JPA) with JBoss® Hibernate®. Hibernate is a high-performance object-relational persistence and query service that implements JPA and is included in Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform.

Certification requirements

An enterprise application developer who has earned the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Persistence is capable of performing the following tasks:

  • Configuring JPA and Hibernate.

  • Mapping Java objects to relational tables.

  • Mapping object associations to relationships.

  • Managing transactions.

  • Creating and retrieving persistent objects.

  • Manipulating persistent objects.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Pass the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Persistence Exam, which consists of 1 section lasting up to 4 hours.

  • All Red Hat Certificate of Expertise Exams are performance-based, meaning that candidates must perform tasks on a live system, rather than answering questions about how someone might perform those tasks.

  • Real-world experience is the best preparation for this hands-on exam.

AUDIENCE

The following audiences may be interested in earning the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Persistence:

  • Experienced Java application developers and architects

  • Business component and database developers

BENEFITS

Earning a Red Hat certification gives you:

  • Recognition in the industry.

  • Increased customer confidence.

  • Proof of knowledge and skills.

  • Certification verification tool for employers.

  • Use of the certification logo on business cards.

  • Ability to access multiple Red Hat Certificated Professional (RHCP) online communities (like Facebook and LinkedIn).

  • Access to Red Hat Certification Central website, so you can:

    • Download a certification logo.

    • Purchase Red Hat certification gear.

    • Participate in a RHCP forum.

    • List online profile under your certification number.

    • Use the Red Hat Certified Professional job search.

  • Special offers on training and events.

RECOMMENDED TRAINING

In preparation to earn the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Persistence, Red Hat recommends the following:

Training

Self-study

[To achieve certification, students must pass these Exams]

Demonstrate your ability to create and maintain Java applications that use the Java Persistence API (JPA) with JBoss Hibernate.