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Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management

An IT professional who has earned the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management has demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to manage large installations of Red Hat Enterprise Linux® systems using Red Hat Satellite and related technologies.

Certification details

Prove your skills and knowledge

An IT professional who has earned the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management is capable of:

  • Installing and administering Red Hat Satellite
  • Building custom Red Hat Package Manager (RPM) packages
  • Using subversion for version control
  • Creating organizations, users, and role in Red Hat Satellite
  • Managing software channels and errata
  • Deploying configuration files with Red Hat Satellite

Is this certification right for you?

The following audiences may be interested in earning the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management:

  • An IT professional responsible for managing large enterprise environments
  • An IT professional interested in pursuing Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)
  • Red Hat suggests RHCSA level skills for those who wish to take the exam.

Test your skills and knowledge

A candidate must pass either of these exams to earn the credential:

EX401 - Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management exam to become certified for Red Hat Satellite Server 5 and older

EX403 - Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management exam to become certified for Red Hat Satellite Server 6 and newer.

An IT professional who passes either exam will earn a Red Hat Certificate of Expertise that also counts towards becoming an Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA).

The best way to learn is to do

In preparation to earn the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management, Red Hat recommends taking either of two courses for the respective version:

Red Hat Satellite Server 5 and older

Red Hat Satellite Server 6 and newer

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