Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning

An It professional who earns the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning has demonstrated the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to monitor performance metrics on Red Hat Enterprise Linux® systems and configure performance enhancements suitable for various production workloads.

Certification requirements

An IT professional who earns the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning is capable of:

  • Tuning for use-case scenarios (for example, high performance computing (HPC), large memory, database, and file server).
  • Tuning for power consumption.
  • Tuning virtual machines (host and guest).
  • Tuning memory and caches.
  • Tuning central processing unit (CPU) and memory utilization using cgroups.
  • Gathering performance metrics and other data for tuning purposes.
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Certification status must be current in order to be eligible to take the exam.

  • 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 Performance Tuning:

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 RHCP forums.

    • List your 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 Performance Tuning, Red Hat recommends the following:

Training:

Exam preparation:

[To achieve certification, students must pass these Exams]

An RHCE who passes this exam earns a Red Hat Certificate of Expertise that also counts towards earning Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA).