IBM Certified Deployment Professionals must be well-versed with LINUX operating system commands such as vi, iptables, ssh, cat, tail, grep and others. They must be capable of understanding both vulnerabilities and vulnerability scanners. They must also have basic proficiency in CVSS and other scoring systems and have knowledge of shell scripting.
Deployment Professionals are responsible for managing both operating systems and databases. They must have a good understanding of hardware systems and virtual machines, networking tools, and protocols. These certified experts must be able to fulfill all information security regulations. They must further have database administration experience and experience with web server components and Tivoli process automation engine application toolsets. Deployment Professionals must also be able to use single sign-on protocols and multi-factor authentication as well.
IBM Certified Deployment Professional – Job Description & Salary