Unlike vendor-specific certifications, CompTIA Linux + encompasses several distributions, validating skills that help prevent platform traps, and that promote more flexible approaches to Linux system troubleshooting.
After passing the two exams required for certification, candidates will have mastered the following concepts:
CompTIA Linux+ addresses common tasks in major Linux distributions, including the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installation and configuration of workstations and network. Linux + consists of two exams - LX0-103 and LX0-104. Candidates must get LX0-103 approval before performing LX0-104.