Exam Fees : 190$

Certified Data Center Expert

About Exam

The aim of this certification is to provide an optimum site for mission-critical data centre based on current and future needs. This certification develop an Individual Equipment Test (IET) and Integrated Performance Validation Test (IPVT) plans for a mission-critical data centre.It will develop a retirement plans for decommissioning and handover of an aged mission-critical data centre facility.
If a Candidate does not pass the exam in the second (2nd) attempt, the candidate must wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of their attempt to retake the exam for third (3rd) time or any subsequent time. The exam can be taken any number of times.

Format of Exam

  • Multiple choice
  • 40 questions per paper
  • 28 out of 40 (70%)
  • 1 hour
  • Closed book.

How Does it Help

This certification describe all components important for high-availability in a data centre and how to effectively setup the data centre. It help in understanding the design lifecycle for data centre build projects, analyses a business case and develop a project brief that is aimed at fulfilling the business resilience, site selection and design requirements for a fit-for- purpose and suitably redundant mission-critical data centre. It conduct a technical level design reviews for a given set of preliminary design documents and perform a technical compliance audit of a set of final design development documents compliant to TIA standards.
CDCE helps in correlate equipment specifications to site design constraints, such as room size and space, floor loading capacity, cooling capacity, power quality conditions and maintenance requirements while ensuring equipment selection does not compromise desired tier level compliance.

Exam Fees

The exam fee of this exam is 190$

Exam Code : CDCX

The Certified Data Centre Expert is an advance level of Certified Data Centre Specialist.
The Certified Data Centre Expert is designed to analyze the requirement of a given business case and to perform technical evaluation for a project plan and to set an expert technique in implementation of a mission critical Data Centre. The certification engages candidates to demonstrate how to select equipment, how to develop equipment test scripts (IET) and integrated performance and validation testing (IPVT).
With few exceptions, enterprises today rely on IT for the delivery of business or mission critical services – often directly to the end consumer. It is vitally important therefore, that a mission critical Data Centre be designed, maintained, and operated with guaranteed high-availability and efficiency in mind. The ever-changing technologies of IT sector put even more pressure on data centre managers. This certification will be enhance the skills of the candidate in data centre as an expert.