The Red Hat Certified Specialist in High Availability Clustering exam (EX436) is a performance-based test of the skills and knowledge needed to implement high-availability services on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® using the Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Availability Add-on.
Red Hat recommends that candidates become a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA®) or a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) before attempting this exam but neither is required.
Configure a high-availability cluster, using either physical or virtual systems.
Manage logical volumes in a clustered environment.
Configure a GFS file system to meet specified size, layout, and performance objectives.
Configure iSCSI initiators.
Use multipathed devices.
Configure cluster logging.
Configure cluster monitoring.
Red Hat encourages all candidates for the Red Hat Certified Specialist in High Availability Clustering exam (EX436) to consider taking the Red Hat High Availability Clustering (RH436) training course.
Attendance in this class is not required, so one can choose to take just the exam.
Many successful candidates who have come to class already possessing substantial skills and knowledge have reported that the class made a positive difference for them.
While attending Red Hat courses can be an important part of one's preparation to take exams, attending courses does not guarantee success on the exam.
Previous experience, practice, and native aptitude are also important determinants of success.
Experienced Linux system administrators responsible for the planning, deployment, and management of more than 1 physical or virtualized server.
An RHCE interested in becoming a Red Hat Certified Specialist or an RHCA.
Exam candidates must: Red Hat recommends that candidates become a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) before attempting this exam but neither is required.
Exam candidates must: Have Red Hat High Availability Clustering (RH436) or equivalent experience.
Exam candidates must: Understand that real-world system administration experience is also an important aspect of preparation for the exam.
Exam candidates must: Review exam objectives for the Red Hat Certified Specialist in High Availability Clustering exam.
Many books and other resources on system 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.
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