The MCCA - MapR Certified Cluster Administrator 5.1 exam covers administering a MapR 5.1 Converged Data Platform. The exam currently includes only multiple choice questions.
In order to be successful, you will first need strong Linux and bash skills, as well as database administration skills. At least six months of experience as an administrator and experience with Linux is recommended. These online courses can get you started:
The exam focuses on how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster. You should complete all of these online courses, and pay special attention to the lab activities:
- ADM 200 - Install a MapR Cluster
- ADM 201 - Configure a MapR Cluster
- ADM 202 - Data Access and Protection
- ADM 203 - Cluster Maintenance
Additionally, you should complete the instructor-led course ADM 2000 - Cluster Administration if possible.
Finally, you can review the study guide and forums: