Red Hat Certified Specialist in Configuration Management (RHCOE-CM)

An IT professional who has earned the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Configuration Management with Puppet has demonstrated the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to automate configuration management with Puppet, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and Red Hat Satellite 6. By taking this exam you have proved that you are capable of performing these tasks:

  • Install and configure Puppet
  • Create and maintain Puppet manifests
  • Create Puppet modules
  • Use facter to obtain system information
  • Work with Git repositories
  • Implement Puppet in a Red Hat Satellite 6 environment


  • Experienced Linux system administrators responsible for the planning, deployment, and management of multiple physical or virtualized servers
  • Experienced Linux systems administrators responsible for implementing DevOps practices
  • An Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) interested in earning a Red Hat Certificate of Expertise or Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA) credential

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