With nearly 75,000 Red Hat certified professionals spanning 162 countries, Red Hat certifications are among the most highly regarded in the IT industry. That is because Red Hat's performance-based testing requires more than simple memorization. It requires the ability to perform the tasks required in actual IT environments. Because of this method of testing, our certifications continue to be in high demand by employers and IT professionals.
A JBoss Certified Application Administrator certification is earned when an IT professional has demonstrated the skills and knowledge to install, configure, monitor, manage, and deploy applications to JBoss Enterprise Application Platform.
Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA) is Red Hat's newest certification. IT professionals who have earned RHCVA have demonstrated the skills and knowledge needed to deploy and manage virtual hosts in production environments using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.
A Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT) certification is earned when an IT professional demonstrates the core system administration skills common to Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments. RHCT is an appropriate certification for system administrators and professionals in a wide variety of related roles, including database administrators, developers, and support technicians.
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) is earned by IT professionals who have demonstrated the ability to configure and secure standard networking services as well as command of the core system administration skills tested at the RHCT level.
RHCEs are eligible to take exams that lead to Red Hat Certificates of Expertise. These credentials are earned by passing upper-level performance-based exams in specialized areas of system administration.
Red Hat Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS) certification is earned by RHCEs who demonstrate deeper capabilities in networking services security, directory services, authentication, and SELinux policy management.
A Red Hat Certified Datacenter Specialist (RHCDS) is an RHCE who has demonstrated the skill to utilized a broader set of tools from Red Hat's portfolio to implement reliable, scalable solutions. An RHCDS possesses skills in areas particularly important to mission-critical datacenter environments.
RHCEs who earn the Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA) certification bring an exceptional breadth and depth of knowledge to the biggest IT challenges. RHCA certification incorporates the skills and knowledge of RHCDS plus advanced networking services security, system monitoring, and performance tuning.