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Red Hat® is your partner in building and developing an effective technical team. Red Hat's hands-on, practical certification exams prove that the Red Hat Certified Professionals you hire and manage are qualified to work with your Red Hat products.
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Red Hat certification exams are unique because the exams are performanced-based. It is a way to prove myself as having the required skills and knowledge on Red Hat technologies. I will continue to take Red Hat certification exams as long as I am in an IT career.Neha Sandhu,
Senior Support Specialist (RHCE®, RHCSA®), Spark New Zealand
2018 Red Hat Certified Professional of the Year
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90% of Fortune 500 companies rely on Red Hat.
82% of all job postings on popular job sites seeking I.T. professionals with Linux certifications are for Red Hat Certified Professionals.
Over 200 countries have Red Hat Certified Professionals.
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An integral part of the Red Hat standard operating environment (SOE) for TRUMPF was training and certifying employees as Red Hat Certified System Administrators (RHCSA®) and Red Hat Certified Engineers (RHCE®). As a result of standardization, automation, and the knowledge we acquired through the implementation of a standard operating environment, we were able to successfully complete the migration from Sun Solaris to Red Hat Enterprise Linux within a comparatively short time.Marcel Durban, IT System Administrator, TRUMPF Learn more
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Nexor, a UK market leader in secure information exchange and information assurance security, gets help from Red Hat hands-on training and certification to move from a proprietary set of operating systems to an open system. This gives them more competitive pricing and increases the services they provide their customers. Using deep, hands-on training and testing from Red Hat to integrate the Red Hat and Nexor products helps them use all of the features of the Red Hat operating system with the Nexor code–a solution that has a high degree of security and usability.
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Certifying with Red Hat can help IT staffs resolve problems faster, reduce downtime, and boost return on investment, according to IDC research