Linux Professional Institute LPIC-3 High Availability Systems and Storage

The LPIC-3 certification is the culmination of the multi-level professional certification program of the Linux Professional Institute (LPI). LPIC-3 is designed for the enterprise-level Linux professional and represents the highest level of professional, distribution-neutral Linux certification within the industry. Four separate LPIC-3 specialty certifications are available. Passing any one of the fourexams will grant the LPIC-3 certification for that specialty.

The LPIC-3 High Availability Systems and Storage certification covers the administration of Linux systems enterprise-wide with an emphasis on high availability systems and storage.

Current version: 3.0 (Exam code: 306-300)

Previous version: 2.0 (Exam code 304-200) Available until June 20th, 2022

Objectives: 306-300

Prerequisites: The candidate must have an active LPIC-2 certification to receive the LPIC-3 certification.

Requirements: Passing the 306 exam. The 90-minute exam is 60 multiple-choice and fill in the blank questions.

Validity period: 5 years

Cost: Click here for exam pricing in your country.

Languages for exam available in VUE test centers​: English (Japanese coming soon)

Languages for exam available online via OnVUE: English

Linux Professional Institute LPIC-3 High Availability Systems and Storage

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