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Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management exam

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Red Hat® Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management is a performance-based certificate exam. Individuals who earn the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management have demonstrated the skills and knowledge to deploy and manage a virtualization infrastructure using Red Hat CloudForms.

Holders of the Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management are able to perform the following tasks:

  • Perform initial configuration of Red Hat CloudForms
  • Configure Red Hat CloudForms to connect to one or more cloud or infrastructure providers
  • Use Red Hat CloudForms to provision and manage virtual systems

This exam is based on Red Hat CloudForms 4.

In preparation

Study points for the exam

To help you prepare, review the exam objectives, which highlight the task areas you can expect to see on the exam.

Candidates should be able to perform the following tasks:

  • Configure CloudForms database and network settings
  • Perform initial CloudForms configuration and configure server roles
  • Connect to a Red Hat Virtualization infrastructure provider
  • Connect to a Red Hat OpenStack®Platform cloud provider
  • Create and utilize tenants
  • Create and utilize users, groups, and roles
  • Create and apply Smart Tags
  • Create provisioning key pairs
  • Provision virtual machines (VMs)
  • Configure chargeback reporting
  • Configure reporting
  • Perform drift analyses
  • Configure alerts

Red Hat reserves the right to add, modify, and remove objectives. Such changes will be made public in advance through revisions to this document. As with all Red Hat performance-based exams, configurations must persist after reboot without intervention.

What you need to know

Red Hat encourages all candidates for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management Exam (EX220) to consider taking the Red Hat CloudForms Hybrid Cloud Management (CL220) training course.

While attending Red Hat classes can be an important part of one's preparation to take this exam, attending class does not guarantee success on the exam. Previous experience, practice, and native aptitude are also important determinants of success.

Many books and other resources on cloud administration for Red Hat's products are available. Red Hat does not officially endorse any as preparation guides for its exam. Nevertheless, you may find additional reading deepens understanding and can prove helpful.

Exam format

This exam is a performance-based evaluation of Red Hat CloudForms skills and knowledge. Candidates perform a number of routine CloudForms management tasks and are evaluated on whether they have met specific objective criteria. Performance-based testing means that candidates must perform tasks similar to what they perform on the job.

Prospective employers of people with the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management credential should verify any and all claims by people claiming to hold this credential by requesting their certificate number and verifying it using the Red Hat certification verification tool.

Scores and reporting

Official scores for exams come exclusively from Red Hat Certification Central. Red Hat does not authorize examiners or training partners to report results to candidates directly. Scores on the exam are usually reported within 3 U.S. business days.

Exam results are reported as total scores. Red Hat does not report performance on individual items, nor will it provide additional information upon request.

Audience and prerequisites

Audience for this exam

Recommended training

In preparation to take this expertise exam, Red Hat recommends:

Red Hat CloudForms Hybrid Cloud Management (CL220)
Learn how to manage and deploy systems in hybrid cloud environments.
Red Hat CloudForms Hybrid Cloud Management with exam (CL221)
Learn how to manage and deploy systems in hybrid cloud environments and prove your skills and knowledge to deploy and manage a virtualization infrastructure using Red Hat CloudForms with our Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Management exam (EX220).
Red Hat Virtualization (RH318)
Gain the skills required to deploy and manage virtual environments with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, managed through Red Hat Virtualization.