The Red Hat® Certificate of Expertise in Data Virtualization exam tests candidates' skills and knowledge in the use of Red Hat Data Virtualization to integrate multiple data sources.
Someone who holds a Certificate of Expertise in Data Virtualization is able to perform the following tasks:
What you need to know
Red Hat encourages all candidates for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Data Virtualization Exam (EX450) to consider taking the Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization Administration (JB450) training course.
While attending Red Hat classes can be an important part of one's preparation to take this exam, attending class does not guarantee success on the exam. Previous experience, practice, and native aptitude are also important determinants of success.
This exam is a performance-based evaluation of the skills and knowledge required to effectively use Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization to model and create a single cohesive, federated view of multiple, complex data sources. Candidates perform a number of routine data modeling and federation tasks and are evaluated on whether they have met specific objective criteria. Performance-based testing means that candidates must perform tasks similar to what they perform on the job.
The exam consists of one section lasting 4.0 hours.
Scores and reporting
Official scores for exams come exclusively from Red Hat Certification Central. Red Hat does not authorize examiners or training partners to report results to candidates directly. Scores on the exam are usually reported within 3 U.S. business days.
Exam results are reported as section scores. Red Hat does not report performance on individual items, nor will it provide additional information upon request.
In preparation to earn a Certificate of Expertise in Data Virtualization, Red Hat recommends:
To help you prepare, review the exam objectives which highlights the task areas you can expect to see covered in the exam. Red Hat reserves the right to add, modify, and remove exam objectives. Such changes will be made public in advance.
There are no prerequisites to take this exam but it is recommended that an individual take Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization Administration (JB450) training course.
Candidates should be able to perform the tasks listed below: