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Oracle Linux 6 Implementation Essentials Certification Exam Now Available

Get proof of your linux system administration skills by taking the Oracle Linux 6 Implementation Essentials Certification exam. This certification is available to all candidates. Oracle Partner Members earning this certification will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists.

This certification takes under 3 hours, asking you between 120-150 questions on areas including:

  • Introduction to Oracle Linux
  • Installing Oracle Linux 6
  • Linux Boot Process
  • Oracle Linux System Configuration and Process Management
  • Oracle Linux Package Management
  • Ksplice Zero Downtime Updates
  • Automate Tasks and System Logging
  • User and Group Administration
  • Oracle Linux File Sytems and Storage Administration
  • Network Administration
  • Oracle Linux System Monitoring and Troubleshooting

Oracle Certifications are among the most sought after badges of credibility for expertise in the Information Technology marketplace. See Benefits of Oracle Certification for more information.

To prepare for this exam, you can take the Oracle Linux System Administration training.

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Comments ( 5 )
  • guest Wednesday, October 24, 2012

    Hi! as of today, 10/24/12, per the link:


    test is still in beta exam until 12/15/12...any ETA on when this exam will be out of beta phase, for the general public?

    Also, is the Linux Sys Admin class (D74508GC10) thru Oracle Ed, still bease on Linux 4 or updated for Linux 6?


  • guest Thursday, October 25, 2012

    The Oracle Linux 6 Implementation Essentials Certification exam is scheduled to complete beta phase mid-December. This beta is available for anyone to sit and gives you full certification.

    This exam will GA in Q1 of 2013.

    The Oracle Linux System Administration course (D74508GC10) runs on Oracle Linux 6. This course can be of use to students regardless of the version of Linux they are interested to use - 4, 5, 6.

  • Sasikanth Tuesday, October 30, 2012

    Beta exam will be end by December 15th

  • guest Monday, June 24, 2013

    Hi! if there any Oracle press book that I could use to study for the Oracle Linux 6 Implementation Essentials test short of taking the Oracle Linux 6 System Admin class from Oracle Education? thanks!

  • Antoinette O'Sullivan Tuesday, June 25, 2013

    You can prepare for the Oracle Linux 6 Implementation Essentials certification exam through taking the Oracle Linux 6 System Administration course and by using the exam preparation pack available at: http://education.oracle.com/pls/web_prod-plq-dad/db_pages.getpage?page_id=41&p_org_id=&lang=&p_exam_id=1Z0_460#1

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