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Resources Allowed: All LF Certification Programs

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS)

The following tools and resources are allowed during the Exam as long as they are used by Candidate to work independently on exam tasks (i.e. not used for 3rd party assistance or research) and are accessed from within the Linux server terminal on which the Exam is delivered (resources that cannot be accessed from within the terminal are not allowed):
  • Man pages
  • Documents installed by the distribution (i.e. /usr/share and its subdirectories)
  • Packages that are part of the distribution (may also be installed by Candidate if not available by default)

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) & Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)

The following tools and resources are allowed during the exam as long as they are used by candidates to work independently on exam tasks (i.e. not used for 3rd party assistance or research) and are accessed from within the Linux server terminal on which the Exam is delivered.
During the exam, candidates may:

Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS)

The following tools and resources are allowed during the exam as long as they are used by candidates to work independently on exam tasks (i.e. not used for 3rd party assistance or research) and are accessed from within the Linux server terminal on which the Exam is delivered.
During the exam, candidates may:

Cloud Foundry Certified Developer (CFCD)

The following tools and resources are allowed during the exam as long as they are used by candidates to work independently on exam tasks (i.e. not used for 3rd party assistance or research) and are accessed from within the Linux server terminal on which the Exam is delivered.
During the exam, candidates may use the browser within the VM to: (a) access the following assets for reference during the exam:
(b) access applications in the following domain deployed during the exam as part of completing performance based items:
All other resources not in the list above are **prohibited**. For this reason, we recommend you ensure you are comfortable searching docs.cloudfoundry.org.

Certified Hyperledger Fabric Administrator (CHFA)

During the exam, Candidates may only use the browser within the VM to access the following documentation:
The allowed sites above may contain links that point to other external sites. Candidates will be prohibited from accessing these sites.

OpenJS Node.js Application Developer (JSNAD) & OpenJS Node.js Services Developer (JSNSD)

During the exam, Candidates may only use the browser within the VM to access the following documentation:
Node.js, JavaScript, and packages
OpenJS Foundation projects
Other frameworks and libraries
The allowed sites above may contain links that point to other external sites. Candidates will be prohibited from accessing these sites.
If you have a suggestion for additional library or framework sites, to be considered as Allowed Resource for the JSNAD or JSNSD Exam, please Submit This Form. Requests will be periodically reviewed by the Linux and OpenJS Foundation Certification Team.
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Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS)
Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) & Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)
Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS)
Cloud Foundry Certified Developer (CFCD)
Certified Hyperledger Fabric Administrator (CHFA)
OpenJS Node.js Application Developer (JSNAD) & OpenJS Node.js Services Developer (JSNSD)