LPI add on qualification: Univention Certified Professional (UVCP)

The certificate awarded by the LPI is titled Univention Certified Professional (UVCP), LPI-198. To achieve it, candidates have to pass both LPI exams 101 and 102 as well as the special exam from LPI developed together with Univention to test Univention Corporate Server (UCS) knowledge and products based thereon. This test is entirely based on paper and available in English. We inform constantly on our website under "Events and Services" on the events where the UVCP exam is offered. You can register via our web form at http://lpievent.lpice.eu for an UVCP exam.


Exam contents

The candidate for the certification of Univention Certified Professional can...

  • perform a UCS installation interactively and profile-based, perform proper configuration of the individual components and analyse and resolve any installation problems

  • differentiate between the different system role components of a UCS domain and work with them

  • manage the users and user groups via the UCS management system

  • plan and realise the OpenLDAP directory service, the UCS-specific expansions based on it and the structure of a directory

  • change, adapt and expand the domain-wide configurations efficiently via the Univention Management Console

  • configure local computer and installation statuses and perform a backup

  • manage the DNS and DHCP service, employ package filters and firewalls, operate a web proxy and realise network monitoring via Nagios

  • configure and operate an e-mail service with the UCS mail service

  • operate central software distribution

  • operate file and print service for Windows and Linux systems

  • configure Linux desktops on Linux workstations, notebooks and thin clients and integrate Windows systems in the UCS domain

  • construct and manage a virtualization infrastructure with UCS Virtual Machine Manager (UVMM)

  • integrate Unix implementations from other manufacturers in the UCS domain.


Click here to go to the overview of the detailed learning objectives of the UVCP exam, LPI 198, on the Univention website.