Whether you are an architect, a consultant, an engineer, or an administrator who works with AppDynamics technologies, you have the opportunity to set yourself apart from the pack by becoming an AppDynamics Certified Implementation Professional.
Become an AppDynamics Certified Implementation Professional by passing an exam that demonstrates you have the knowledge and skills required to deploy AppDynamics Controllers, Agents, EUM Servers, and Analytics Servers, as well as use AppDynamics APIs to extend and customize the AppDynamics App iQ Platform.
Who is this certification for?
You have experience deploying AppDynamics Controllers, Agents, EUM Servers, and Analytics Servers. You also have experience using AppDynamics APIs to extend and customize the AppDynamics platform.
Experience troubleshooting and solving software-related issues
Knowledge of one or more of the following: Java, .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python
Knowledge of web-application design, web services, and common service frameworks
To be successful on the exam, you should be able to...
Understand user permissions in the context of Windows and Linux
Understand operating system resources such as memory, CPU, disk, network
Understand web applications architectures and design patterns, such as request and response transactions
Understand basic business transactions custom match rules (can separate two URLs and three URLs)
Understand application topology
Define an application using the AppDynamics Monitoring Architecture
Map the AppDynamics App iQ Platform Architecture
Install the Controller following the user manual
Upgrade the Controller
Understand Agent deployment and validation
Review Business Transaction Auto discovery strategy and update if required
Create Business Transactions for each tier
Import pre-created dashboards templates
Understand the architecture of an AppDynamics implementation, including a High Availability deployment
Install and configure AppDynamics Agents
Manage and implement on-premises Controller configuration
Manage Controller configuration management
Extend monitoring capabilities by using custom entry points, exit points, information points, data
Understand the concept of Analytics (Transaction and Log)
Understand the concept of Controller Self-Monitoring
How to Get Started
Review the preparation guide for the AppDynamics Certified Implementation Professional exam.
Complete the courses outlined in the Implementer Learning Track, or equivalent (while completing this track is not required, it is highly recommended). Taking AppDynamics training is a great way to learn about the topics assessed in the exam. For those with many years of experience with our technologies, our training provides the level of refresher necessary to bring you up to date with new product features and functionalities.
Please note: This will not provide the 1000+ hours of practical experience that may be required in order to pass this exam.
Assent to the Certification Candidate Agreement presented at the beginning of the AppDynamics Certified Implementation Professional exam.
Take and pass the AppDynamics Certified Implementation Professional exam.
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