The exam CCA-410confirms that you have the core system administrator skills sought by companies and organizations deploying Apache Hadoop. It evaluates the ability to plan, deploy, and manage Apache Hadoop clusters, and it verifies one’s knowledge and skills to choose the hardware and operating systems to host an Apache Hadoop cluster. Individuals who have demonstrated the core system administrator skills in deploying Apache Hadoop can earn anApache Hadoop (CCAH) certification of Cloudera Certified Administrator by passing Cloudera Certified Administrator for Apache Hadoop (CCA-410) exam.
Topics of CCA-410Exam:
These are the current exam sections and the percentage of the exam devoted to these topics.
HDFS (Hadoop Distributed File System) (38%)
Hadoop Cluster Planning (12%)
Hadoop Cluster Installation and Administration (17%)
Resource Management (6%)
Monitoring and Logging(12%)
Exam Details of CCA-410:
The exam Cloudera Certified Administrator for Apache Hadoop (CCA-410) includes 60 Questions. 90 minutes are allotted for the CCA-410 and passing score is 70%. The test can be taken in these languages: English, Japanese and costs US $295.
Anyone can achieveCloudera CCAH certification if he has ability to use the tools for managing the Apache Hadoop file system and Hadoop clusters. The candidate must have knowledge of Hadoop monitoring, metrics, log files, and the Hadoop ecosystem.
How to Pass the CCA-410test:
The best way to prepare for the certification tests is to take a Cloudera training class and courses especially Cloudera Administrator Training for Apache Hadoop. However, one should also use these general resources such as CDH4 docs: The CDH4 docs are the most up-to-date resources for administrators and are available free of cost, Hadoop Tutorial: Cloudera’s free tutorial with demo CDH virtual machines, Cloudera Essentials for Apache Hadoop: Cloudera’s free six-part video webinar demonstrates traditional large-scale computing systems, and the limitations and alternative approaches and how apache Hadoop addresses particular issues, CDH4 Demo VM,CDH3 Demo VM, Eric Sammer’sHadoop Operations: A Guide for Developers and Administrators, Tom White’s Hadoop: The Definitive Guide, 3rd Edition and Hadoop File System Shell Guide.
How to register:
Cloudera professional certification tests are offered through the delivery partner Pearson VUE at over 4,000 test centers in 175 countries in English and Japanese.To register for this certification, visit PearsonVUE.com/hp. Go there and take a step to register yourself if you believe that you have the necessary knowledge and interest for this certification.