RHCVA (Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator)

The Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA) is a performance-based certification exam from Red Hat, Inc. 

Unlike other virtualization certifications, such as Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or the VMware Certified Professional (VCP), RHCVA asks the candidate to perform tasks on a live system. This certification does not require the admin to sit through the course; it simply requires an administrator to pass the exam.

Award of a certificate indicates an administrator's ability to deploy and manage virtual hosts in a production environment using RHEV (Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization). An RHCVA has also demonstrated the ability to install Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager, as well as create data centers, clusters, pools and templates.

A RHCVA certification has a current window of 3 calendar years.

Contributor(s): Julia Anderson
This was last updated in February 2013
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

More News and Tutorials

There are Comments. Add yours.

 
TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

Research More Tech Terms

  • Search thousands of tech definitions
  • Browse tech definitions
    Browse Alphabetically:

Powered by WhatIs.com

File Extensions and File Formats

File Extension and File Formats List:

Powered by WhatIs.com