ACSA (Apple Certified System Administrator) What is ACSA?
What is ACSA (Apple Certified System Administrator)? Definition
ACSA is a certification catered for system administrators managing large multiplatform IT networks using Mac OS X Server and other Apple technologies.
The ACSA program has been changed to offer individuals more flexibility and is now focused on individual job functions.
How to become an Apple Certified System Administrator (ACSA)?
To become an ACSA you must pass a specialization exam. Each passed exam earns a specialization certificate and a specific number of credits toward ACSA certification, which requires a total of 7 valid (unexpired) credits.
The exams include:
- Mac OS X Deployment (two credits)
- Mac Xsan Administration (three credits)
- Mac Directory Service Integration and Administration (four credits)
- Mac Security Best Practices (three credits)
- Podcast and Streamed Internet Media Administration (three credits)
Mac OS X Server Command Lin Install and Configuration (three credits).