[BSDCert] BSD certs - naming and content
tillman at seekingfire.com
Mon Sep 12 10:08:11 EDT 2005
On Mon, Sep 12, 2005 at 09:08:51AM -0500, Martin wrote:
> If you are only going to do Two exams, then:-
> Junior level either:-
> BSD System Administrator
> BSD Server Administrator
> Senior level either:-
> BSD System Engineer
> BSD Server Engineer
You won't be able to use a designation with the word "engineer" in the
title in some countries. For that reason I'd avoid it.
I do prefer the word "system" to "server" as it aligns better with the
work that SAGE is doing to standardize the terminology.
I see both the junior and the senior level cert as being about system
administration, albeit at different levels of complexity. Nobody wants a
cert with the name "junior" in the title but "BSD System Administrator,
level 1" or "level 2" (as the LPI has done) seems to be both accurate in
description and acceptable to those attempting to get the
Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding a truth.
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