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Exam name: Acquia Certified Site Factory Pro
Exam Duration: 60 minutes
Exam Price: $155
Exam length: 40 questions
Pass/Fail mark: 65%
(subject to change)
About the exam

This exam is designed to validate skills and knowledge of developers, technical managers and architects in the area of designing, implementing and maintaining Acquia Cloud Site Factory (ACSF)-based solutions.

This exam is meant for Senior Developers, Technical Managers and Architects working on the Site Factory platform.

This exam validates a candidate’s ability to:

  • Understand the features provided by Acquia Cloud Site Factory (ACSF)
  • Understand and use Platform Administration functionality provided by ACSF
  • Implement an optimum development workflow to work with ACSF codebase
  • Understand and implement ACSF development and deployment best practices
Domains

Note: This exam blueprint includes topics/domains and test objectives to help guide the test taker. They should not be construed as a comprehensive listing of all of the content of this examination.

Domain % of Examination
1.0 Fundamental Web Hosting and Drupal Architecture Concepts 15%
2.0 Acquia Cloud Site Factory Features and Interface 30%
3.0 Site Builder and Developer workflows on Acquia Cloud Site Factory 40%
4.0 Acquia Cloud Site Factory Best Practices 15%
TOTAL 100%
Test Format:

Test item formats used in this examination are:

  • Multiple-choice: Examinee selects one option that best answers the question or completes a statement.
  • Multiple-response: Examinee selects more than one option that best answers the question or completes a statement.
Content

Domain 1.0: Fundamental Web Hosting and Drupal Architecture Concepts

1.1. Demonstrate knowledge of basic web hosting architecture
1.2. Demonstrate knowledge of Drupal Development workflows and multi-site architecture
1.3. Demonstrate knowledge of key security and performance concepts for a multi-site, multi-server environment

Domain 2.0: Acquia Cloud Site Factory Features and Interface

2.1 Demonstrate understanding of key features of Acquia Cloud Site Factory
2.2 Demonstrate ability to perform Platform Administration activities
2.3 Demonstrate ability to configure global site administration settings

Domain 3.0: Site Builder and Developer workflows on Acquia Cloud Site Factory

3.1 Demonstrate ability to launch and manage sites
3.2 Demonstrate understanding of code and release management
3.3 Demonstrate ability to manage Theming of Site Factory based sites
3.4 Demonstrate ability to deploy a custom Drupal distribution
3.5 Demonstrate ability to use Staging and Testing capabilities in Site Factory
3.6 Demonstrate ability to use Site Factory API for managing sites

Domain 4.0: Acquia Cloud Site Factory Best Practices

4.1 Demonstrate understanding of Governance Models for managing large number of sites
4.2 Demonstrate understanding of Security and Performance best practices
4.3 Demonstrate understanding of best practices for Site Content and Configuration staging