CompTIA Server+

CompTIA Server+ Certification validates the skills to build, maintain, support and troubleshoot server hardware and software. The Server+ exam covers server skills from 6 key IT domains: System Hardware, Software, Storage, IT Environment, Disaster Recovery, and Troubleshooting.

1. Prerequisites/Required Courses: No prerequisites: CompTIA A+ certification

2. Exam Info and career prospects: SK0-004 (100 questions, 90 minutes, 750 out of 900 passing score). CompTIA Server+ certification is designed for network administrators, systems engineers, help desk technicians, hardware technicians, and any IT professional who requires a thorough knowledge of server technology, disaster recovery, and troubleshooting.

3. Cost per Exam and skills measured: $277 CompTIA Server+ training program covers the aptitude and proficiency required to  understand server roles/specializations and interaction within the overall computing environment; identify environmental issues; be familiar with industry terminology and concepts; understand and comply with disaster recovery and physical/software security procedures. uCertify provides CompTIA Server+ study guide for the SK0-004 exam.

4. Work Profile: Those who work — or want to work — in server rooms or data centers, with and around servers on a regular basis, will find the Server+ credential worth studying for and earning. It can also be a stepping stone into vendor-specific server technician training programs at companies like those mentioned in the preceding paragraph, or with their authorized resellers and support partners.