Hortonworks certifications establish that you are a trusted and valuable Apache Hadoop professional. These qualifications have been designed and developed by the leaders and core committers of Apache Hadoop so that you and the industry can be assured that the highest standards in the industry have been obtained.
- Certification credentials are a key differentiator.
- Highlight your skills and knowledge to customers and employers through certification.
- Recognition in the Industry
- Increase Customer confidence
- Be a Member of a core group of committed professionals who are advancing Apache Hadoop.
Current Certifications Available
Hortonworks Certified Apache Hadoop 1.x Developer
The Certified Apache Hadoop Developer certification is intended for developers who design, develop and architect Hadoop-based solutions, consultants who create Hadoop project proposals and Hadoop development instructors. Those certified are recognized as having a high level of skill in Apache Hadoop development. The Key Domains tested are: HDFS, MapReduce, Pig, Hive, HBase and HCatalog.
Hortonworks Certified Apache Hadoop 2.x Developer
The Certified Apache Hadoop Developer certification is intended for Developers for Data Analysis, Data Analysts, BI Analysts, BI Developers, SAS Developers and other types of analysts who need to answer questions and analyze Big Data stored in a Hadoop cluster. The Key Domains tested are: HDFS, MapReduce, YARN, Pig, Hive, HCatalog and Hadoop Tools.
Hortonworks Certified Apache Hadoop 2.x Java Developer
The Certified Apache Hadoop Developer certification is intended for experienced Java developers responsible for developing MapReduce applications and performing analysis of Big Data stored on Apache Hadoop. The Key Domains tested are: HDFS, MapReduce, YARN, Pig and Hive, HBased and Workflow.
Hortonworks Certified Apache Hadoop 1.x Administrator
The Certified Apache Hadoop Administrator certification is intended for IT administrators and operators who deploy, manage and monitor Hadoop-based solutions, consultants who create Hadoop project proposals and Hadoop administration instructors. Those certified are recognized as having high level of skill in Apache Hadoop administration.
The fee for the Certification exam is $150 USD. A certification voucher is provided to all students who attend our public and private administrator and developer courses. This certification voucher provides for one free attempt to sit the related exam
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You can take an exam in locations worldwide or online in the privacy of your own home. The Hortonworks Certification Exam is administered by our partner, KRYTERION Inc. Candidates have the ability to take a certification exam onsite at a testing center or, with the correct resources, through remote testing services.