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Puppet 206 Exam – System Administration Using Puppet FAQs
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What is inside this course?
Pupper 206 - System Administration Using Puppet training course consists of the online course with 6 hours 48 minutes of training videos. You will find 59 lectures in total, covering all the exam objectives.
Is there any recommended prerequisite for the Puppet 206 - System Administration using Puppet (PPT-206) exam?
No, there is no prerequisite; you can directly appear in the Puppet 206 - System Administration using Puppet (PPT-206) exam. However, a real-time hands-on experience with Puppet is advised and considered as a plus point Puppet Professional certification exam. Puppet training is also highly recommended for the Puppet 206 exam.
What are the exam objectives of the Puppet 206 - System Administration Using Puppet exam?
The exam objectives of the Puppet 206 - System Administration Using Puppet exam are:
Orchestration and tasks
When does Puppet certification expire?
Puppet certification does not expire but, become outdated with the future revision and new version of the exam. Generally, Puppet updates its certification every 18 months. For the tracking purpose, each certification is marked with the year the certification exam was developed. Puppet 206 is the most recent version of puppet certification, named as Puppet Professional 2018 certification.
How much time will I get to complete the Puppet 206 certification exam?
You will get 90 minutes to complete the 60 multiple-choice and multiple-answer questions in the Puppet 206 certification exam.
What is the Puppet certification cancellation policy?
In case, for any reason, you’re not able to take the exam on the scheduled appointment, you will have to contact QuestionMark (Puppet exam partner) before at least 24 hours of the exam timing to reschedule or cancel your appointment. In case you don’t take action before 24 hours, the fees paid for the exam will be forfeited.
How does Whizlabs Puppet 206 training course help to pass the Puppet Professional certification exam?
Puppet 206 training course is completely exam-oriented, covering all the objectives of the exam. The Puppet 206 online course has been curated by our team of Certified Puppet Professionals and industry experts.This course has been designed to help you understand the technical concepts covered in the main exam.
Also, we have a team of Puppet experts that is ready to answer your questions and clarify your queries within 24 hours.
Which DevOps certification should I choose?
There are a number of DevOps tools such as Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Puppet, etc. and so the DevOps certifications. As certification measures and validates your skills, the choice of a DevOps certification totally depends on your skills. So, choose a platform and tool as per your knowledge and expertise, and then go ahead with the respective certification. If you are a beginner, you can start working on a DevOps tool as per your interest, gain some real-time experience and go-ahead for a DevOps certification.
Do you update the question bank/video course with the latest updates?
Yes. Different DevOps platforms revise the exam syllabus based on the current trends, to meet the industry standards. We have Subject Matter Experts who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions bank/video course to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.
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Do you provide a course completion certificate?
Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.
How long is the license valid after the purchase?
Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.
What are the abilities validated in the Puppet 206 - System administration Using Puppet certification exam?
Puppet 206 - System administration Using Puppet certification(PPT-206) exam is intended for the candidates who perform a system administrator role. This exam validates and recognizes the skills of IT professionals who have the technical capabilities and real-world experience required for managing their infrastructure, from provisioning and configuration to patch management and compliance by using Puppet IT automation software.
What are the important topics for the Puppet 206 - System administration Using Puppet certification exam?
Puppet 206 certification exam is designed to test the technical abilities of candidates to manage their infrastructure, using Puppet IT automation software. Here is the list of important topics to focus on while preparing for the Puppet 206 certification exam:
Orchestration and Tasks
Roles and Profiles
What are the roles and responsibilities of a Puppet Automation Engineer?
Roles and responsibilities of a Puppet Automation Engineer are:
Introducing, designing, and implementing new technologies to streamline business processes.
Designing and implementing cloud infrastructure based on the design requirements.
Designing, developing, and supporting automation modules using Puppet technologies.
Identifying COTS solutions to address the business requirements; working on the COTS deployment process automation with Puppet.
Providing analytical support and leading negotiations with technical assistance.
What are the Puppet Manifests?
Puppet documentation of puppet master where the configuration details of all the puppet agents or nodes is documented in native puppet language. Puppet manifests are the puppet programs that are built of Puppet code, and can be distinguished with the .pp extension.
What is the stand-alone architecture in Puppet?
The stand-alone architecture in Puppet involves running the Puppet apply application on the managed nodes. Every managed node complies its catalog and has a complete copy of configuration information. Puppet applies applications are the scheduled tasks that could be used for smaller configuration tasks. These applications also require access to the different configuration data sources like the puppet master application.
What is the significance of using Puppet?
Puppet is an open-source configuration management tool. The organizations with the large number of servers can significantly be benefited by the use of Puppet. Using Puppet will eliminate the need for manual management of the organization's servers. While the organizations with few servers are less likely to get the more benefits of the Puppet tool because the manual management of a few servers won’t be a tough task.
Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?
No, we do not provide an exam voucher. Puppet certification exams are offered online by the Puppet partner, QuestionMark. Note that the cost for the Puppet 206 - System Administration Using Puppet exam is $200; that is the same across countries.
Do you have any preparation guidance for the Puppet 206 certification exam?
How to prepare for the Puppet 206 certification exam?
If you want to pass the Puppet 206 certification exam in the first attempt, you should follow the right path for your preparation. Steps you need to follow while preparing for the Puppet Professional certification exam are:
I’m a fresher. How can I start my career in DevOps?
As a fresher, you have two choices. First is - you can start your career as a developer or administrator on any platform say AWS, Azure, etc. and then proceed to become a DevOps engineer. Second is - you can directly choose a DevOps tool and start gaining DevOps skills. Then you can get a DevOps certification to validate your skills and enhance your DevOps career.
According to the job data from Glassdoor, the salary for a DevOps Engineer may range from $137,000 and $180,000, depending on several factors like knowledge, skills, experience, and certification.
Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?
Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.
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