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Intermediate Level Certification

IBM Certified System Administrator - WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5

Jan 14, 2013

IBM is pleased to announce the addition of the following job-role certification and applicable test to the Professional Certification Program from IBM. This certification is available worldwide today, Jan 14, 2013. By achieving this certification, intermediate level system administrators have validated their knowledge and skills, and can demonstrate their technical competence to others.

IBM Certified System Administrator - WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5
Test 000-318, IBM WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5, Core Administration

This intermediate level certification is intended for system administrators who perform the installation, configuration and day-to-day tasks associated with ensuring the smooth, reliable and efficient operation of a WebSphere Application Server runtime environment.

This includes tasks related to:

  1. Architecture
  2. Installation, Configuration and Maintenance
  3. Application Management (Assembly, Deployment and Configuration)
  4. Administrative Tools
  5. Security
  6. Clustering and Workload Management
  7. Intelligent Management and Resiliency
  8. Performance Monitoring and Tuning
  9. Problem Determination

To attain the IBM Certified System Administrator - WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5 certification, candidates must possess the skills outlined under Recommended Prerequisites below and must pass 1 test Test 000-318.

Test 000-318 is designed to measure skills in the areas of:

Order  Area  Percentage 
1. Architecture 9%
2. Installation, Configuration and Maintenance 13%
3. Application Management (Assembly, Deployment and Configuration) 11%
4. Administrative Tools 14%
5. Security 14%
6. Clustering and Workload Management 9%
7. Intelligent Management and Resiliency 9%
8. Performance Monitoring and Tuning 11%
9. Problem Determination 11%

Practical experience and in-depth product knowledge are required to ensure success on the test.

To help candidates prepare, the following information is provided, and accessible via the IBM Certified System Administrator - WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5.


There is no assessment test

Test 000-318 is available via test delivery vendor Thomson Prometric (APTC) (link resides outside of ibm.com).

Test 000-318 is also available to IBM employees at a reduced rate via the IBM SWG Prime Test Centers, and IBMers can obtain test registration information via certify@us.ibm.com.

Test 000-318 is a 115 minute test. The test fee is set to the economy of a country as $200 USD each in developed countries and $100 USD each in emerging market countries. The test delivery vendor can verify the specific test fee within each country.

To access the certification roadmap, click here, and refer to the Roadmap for Application Servers.

For any inquiries regarding this announcement, please send a note to certify@us.ibm.com.

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