This exam and the exam objectives provided here are based on the Red Hat®, Enterprise Linux®, 7 version of the exam. The performance-based RHCSA exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios. You must be an RHCSA to earn a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®,) certification. The skills tested in this exam are the foundation for system administration across all Red Hat products. An RHCSA certification is earned when an IT professional demonstrates the core system-administration skills required in Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments.