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RHCSA exam candidates should be able to accomplish the tasks below without assistance. These have been grouped into several categories.
This exam and the exam objectives provided here are based on the Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7 version of the exam.
The performance-based RHCSA® exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios. You must be an RHCSA to become a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), which will give you the chance to be honored as the Red Hat Certified Professional of the Year. The skills tested in this exam are the foundation for system administration across all Red Hat products.
Candidates for this exam should:
For Windows system administrators
Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)
For Linux or UNIX administrators
RHCSA Rapid Track Course with exam (RH200)
Understand and use essential tools
Operate running systems
Configure local storage
Create and configure file systems
Deploy, configure, and maintain systems
Manage users and groups