The SUSE Certified Deployment Specialist (SCDS) in SUSE Rancher and Kubernetes Distributions is designed for DevOps and Deployment Engineers and System Administrators. It demonstrates knowledge of how to deploy Kubernetes clusters with RKE, RKE2 and K3S, both from the command line and from SUSE Rancher. This certification also demonstrates knowledge of how to deploy SUSE Rancher on Kubernetes, how to backup and restore RKE and RKE2 clusters from the command line and back up RKE with SUSE Rancher.
How to Earn the Certification
To earn the SCDS in SUSE Rancher and Kubernetes Distributions, you need to pass the core exam. There are no prerequisites or alternative ways to earn the certification.
The following eLearning modules will help you prepare for this exam
As with all SUSE certifications, course work is not required. You need to pass this certification exam and meet the prerequisites in order to achieve the certification. We highly recommend you study the objectives and prepare for the exam.