Oracle 1Z0-403 : Oracle Linux System Administration Exam
The Oracle 1Z0-403: Oracle Linux System Administration test is a 120 minutes exam with a range of 113 questions. In order to pass this exam, a candidate will need to achieve a minimum score of 62%. There are two certifications associated with this exam: Oracle Linux Administrator Certified Associate and OPN Certified Specialist. The cost of taking this exam will be $195.00 USD.
In order to prepare for the Oracle 1Z0-403 exam, a candidate is encouraged to engage in the Oracle Linux: System Administration preparation class or the Enterprise Linux: System Administration Ed 1class. There are also sample questions online that may be used. A comprehensive knowledge of how to install Enterprise Linux is going to be needed, and a candidate will need to demonstrate that he or she can create partitions, software RAID and LVM storage configurations, as well as select Packages for Installation.
Other topics that will appear on the 1Z0-403 exam include Filesystem Administration, LVM and Raid, task automation and process accounting, and the X Window System. Another important section of this exam will cover troubleshooting the Oracle Linux System. This will require a candidate to show that they know how to use standard system commands to gather information about a running system and recover a damaged Master Boot Record.