CompTIA Certifications

CompTIA Cloud+

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CompTIA’s Cloud+ exam validates the knowledge and skills required to understand standard Cloud terminologies/methodologies, implement, maintain, and deliver cloud technologies and infrastructures (e.g. server, network, storage, and virtualization technologies), and understand aspects of IT security and use of industry best practices related to cloud implementations and the application of virtualization.

Target Audience: CompTIA Cloud+ is intended for candidates who possess the following credentials:

  • CompTIA Network+
  • Have at least 24-36 months of work experience in IT networking, network storage or data center administration.
  • Familiarity with any major hypervisor technologies for server virtualization, though vendor-specific certifications in virtualization are not required.

Exam Domains Cloud+ CV0-001

Cloud Concepts and Models
12%
Virtualization
19%
Infrastructure
21%
Resource Management
13%
Security
16%
Systems Management
11%
Business Continuity in the Cloud
8%

Exam Domains NEW Cloud+ CV0-002 available February 2018

Configuration and Deployment
24%
Security
16%
Maintenance
18%
Management
20%
Troubleshooting
22%
Systems Management
11%
Business Continuity in the Cloud
8%

Popular Job Roles

  • Systems and Network Administrators
  • Field Service Technician
  • Cloud Developer
  • Cloud Specialist

Exam Details

Exam Codes CV0-001
Cloud+ CV0-002 coming Feb. 2018
Exam Description CompTIA Cloud+ covers competency in cloud models, virtualization, infrastructure, security, resource management and business continuity. The new CompTIA Cloud+ certification addresses the increased diversity of knowledge, skills and abilities required of today’s systems administrators and systems engineers and validates what is currently necessary to perform effectively on the job. CompTIA Cloud+ covers competency in cloud models, virtualization, infrastructure, security, resource management and business continuity.
Number of Questions 100 questions Maximum of 115 questions
Type of Questions Multiple choice Multiple choice and performance based questions
Length of Test 90 Minutes 165 minutes
Passing Score 750 (on a scale of 100-900) N/A
Recommended Experience 24 to 36 months of work experience in networking, storage or IT data center administration.

Familiarity with any major hypervisor technologies for server virtualization.
24 to 36 months of work experience in networking, storage or IT data center administration. CompTIA Network+ and/or Server+ are also recommended but not required.
Languages English English

Beta Exam Results: Pass/fail information will not be available until Q1 2018; candidates will be notified. Only a numbered score is issued at the end of the beta exam. Exam objectives will not appear in beta exam results.