SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA) in OpenStack Cloud

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SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA) in OpenStack Cloud

This exam is designed for OpenStack cloud administrators and operators with at least 6 months of experience working with OpenStack. The certification will test foundational OpenStack concepts and skills in OpenStack administration both from the cloud operator’s perspective and the cloud consumer’s perspective.


Study Options

As with all SUSE certifications, course work is not required.  Once you have reviewed the relevant objectives, you only need to pass that particular certification test in order to achieve the certification.  Having stated the conditions for achieving the certification, we highly recommend you study the objectives and practice anything that you are not prepared to perform from memory and experience on live systems.

SCA in OpenStack Cloud 8

SCA in OpenStack Cloud 9

Target Release: September 2019

Everyone who has an SCA in OpenStack Cloud 8 or an SCA in OpenStack Cloud (by passing the retired COA exam) will automatically be awarded the SCA in OpenStack Cloud 9 certification.  There is no need to re-certify.

Test Registration

Certified OpenStack Administrator (COA)

  • Following the recent decision by the OpenStack Foundation to withdraw the COA exam, SUSE Training launched the new SUSE Certified Administrator in OpenStack Cloud 8 exam and certification.
  • If you passed the COA, you can still email your COA certificate to certification@suse.com to receive your SCA in OpenStack Cloud certificate