Certification Exam

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Certification Exam

We are pleased to offer the MariaDB Certification Exam to any M|18 DBA attendee interested in testing their MariaDB skills. The exam, first offered last year at M|17, tests DBAs on how to configure, tune and troubleshoot MariaDB.

Successful completion of the MariaDB Certification Exam ensures that you're able to adeptly perform the following associate-level MariaDB tasks.

  • Basic configuration
  • Security
  • User and role assignment
  • Schema operations
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup and restore


The MariaDB Certified Database Administrator 10.2 Associate Exam is open to any professional DBA attending M|18. You have 90 minutes to take the exam and may take it up to two times total during the conference. The exam is first come first served; no sign-up is required. If you pass the exam, you will receive an official certification from MariaDB and recognition during the ending general session.

Learn more about MariaDB certification and how to prepare.

MariaDB Certification Exam at M|18

  • 90 minute test
  • Offered:
    February 26 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    February 27 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Two attempts to pass
  • No advanced sign up required
  • Cost: free for M|18 attendees!
Do you have the skill to become MariaDB Certified ?