CompTIA Server+

Server+ Certification

CompTIA Server+ certification covers server hardware and software, storage, security, virtualization, business continuity and disaster recovery.

Exam Objectives Sample Questions

Why CompTIA Server+?

  • Dell, HP, IBM, Intel, Lenovo and Xerox recommend or require it for their server technicians
  • CompTIA name globally recognized
  • Vendor-neutral

Jobs that use CompTIA Server+

  • Server Support Technician
  • Server Administrator
  • IT / Server Technician
  • Storage Administrator
  • Storage Server / Systems Administrator
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Certification Information

The CompTIA Server+ certification ensures that the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to build, maintain, troubleshoot, secure and support server hardware and software technologies, including virtualization. The successful candidate will be able to identify environmental issues, understand and comply with disaster recovery and security procedures, be familiar with industry terminology and concepts, and understand server roles and their interaction in a dynamic computing environment.

The certification is an international vendor neutral credential. It is used by organizations and IT professionals around the globe. For example, Lenovo mandates Server+ for its IT professionals to ensure competency while installing, configuring and maintaining their racks, servers, and blades. These skills are also needed to support Lenovo’s mission critical systems and server enhancements, such as storage, networking, memory, processor, racks and power options. CompTIA Server+ helps identify the IT professionals with these skills.

Server+ beta exam results
For those who took the CompTIA Server+ beta exam (SK1-004), your exam results will be mailed to you directly from VUE the week of August 17, 2015. If you do not get the pass/fail letter, please contact VUE. Thank you for supporting the IT industry by taking the Server+ beta exam.

Test Details

SK0-003 SK0-004
Number of questions 100 100
Length of test 90 minutes 90 minutes
Passing score 750 (on a scale of 100-900) 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Recommended Experience CompTIA A+ certification CompTIA A+ certification
Languages English, Chinese, German, Japanese English
Launch Date 2009 July 31, 2015
Retirement Date English: December 31, 2015
Other languages: July 31, 2016
Approx. 3 years from release


CompTIA Security+
Certifications like CompTIA A+ are a very good way of ensuring everyone reaches a common level of understanding. It allows us to set a course benchmark from which everyone can proceed with their learning.
Rob Warrender
Principal Lecturer, University of Sunderland

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