Red Hat, an American multinational software company, provides open-source software solutions to the IT industry. Set up in 1993 by technology experts- Bob Young and Marc Ewing; this reputed company also offers certifications in various software courses (Linux-operated). The Red Hat certification has become a trademark in the modern software industry that guarantees lucrative job opportunities.
RHCDS (Red Hat Certified Datacenter Specialist) is the highest Red Hat Certification, which endows the certified professional with the skills to build and manage solutions for datacenter environments using Red Hat open-source features. To be an RHCDS, one needs to possess an RHCE (Red Hat Certified Engineer) Certification and clear three exams. Thus, the aspirants are required to obtain training from a red hat training institute, which offers coaching for Red Hat Certification courses. GRRAS, having received the Certificate of Appreciation for outstanding contribution as Red Hat Certified Training Partner in North India; is the best Red Hat training institute, which has provision for online training in lieu of busy schedule of software professionals.
RHCE’s need to get through three performance-based exams, which are as follows-
EX401 Deployment, Virtualization, and Systems Management
EX436 Clustering and Storage Management
EX423 Directory Services and Authentication
(Or EX318 Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization)
Also, each exam costs nearly $600 with duration of 4 hours (for each exam). And once you seek admission in a red hat openstack administration online training institute, you get access to an examination guide and mock test papers for the same.
In the present scenario, RHCDS is in great demand with a wide scope in the field of Networking, Deployment, Management, Directory Services and Authentication. RHCDS enjoy job satisfaction with salaries ranging between $75000 (+21) to $115000 (+5). Top companies such as DELL, Epsilon Systems Solutions Inc, KROS-WISE, Virtustream etc. offer well-paid jobs to the RHCDS professionals. Though RHCDS Certification seems tough in the first instance but thorough training, one-pointed focus and your laborious efforts can make your dream to be an RHCDS, a reality!