Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS)


Certification Industry: Information Technology

Certificate Name: Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS)

Certificate Issuing Authority: Linux Foundation

Certification Price:

Certificate Validity: 3 years

Certification Details:

As per Linux Foundation Website - The Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS) certification is ideal for candidates early in their Linux system administration or open source career. The exam consists of performance-based items that simulate on-the-job tasks and scenarios faced by sysadmins in the real world. Obtaining certification allows individuals to validate their skills to prospective employers, which is particularly valuable if you have little on-the-job experience.

Competencies that are in the exam:

  1. Essential Commands – 25%
  2. Operation of Running Systems – 20%
  3. User and Group Management – 10%
  4. Networking – 12%
  5. Service Configuration – 20%
  6. Storage Management – 13%

Exam Details:

Duration of Exam - 2 Hours

Experience Level - Intermediate

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