Exam 251/250-447: Administration of Symantec Client Management Suite 8.5

The certified candidate will demonstrate an understanding of the planning, designing, deploying and optimization of the Symantec Client Management Suite. This understanding serves as a basis of technical knowledge and competency for the Symantec Client Management Suite 8.5 solution in an enterprise environment.

To achieve this level of certification, candidates must pass the technical exam and accept the Symantec Certification Agreement.

Exam Details:

# of Questions: 65-75
Exam Duration: 90 minutes
Passing Score: 70%
Languages: English

Exam Price: $250 (or your country's currency equivalent)

Suggested Preparation:

  • Exam Study Guide
  • Recommended 3 months regular experience working with Symantec ITMS or CMS, SMS or AMS solutions and products with at least the ability to complete the following:
    • Create a high-level design of a basic Client Management Suite 8.5 implementation
    • Install the Client Management Suite 8.5 components, updates and perform post installation tasks
    • Import and discover endpoint resources
    • Create/Apply/Manage Filters, Targets & Organizational Views/Groups
    • Inventory managed computers
    • Configure the Software Catalog, Portal and Library
    • Deploy software packages
    • Download, stage, and deploy software updates
    • View and use reports to assist with managing computers
    • Create, configure, and deploy images to managed computers

Recommended Courses:

Instructor-led Training:


Optional Instructor-led Courses:

Additional online training is available 24/7 in the Symantec eLibrary.

Note: If you do not have prior experience with this product, it is recommended that you complete an in-person, classroom training or Virtual Academy virtual classroom training class in preparation for the SCS exam. If you have experience with this product, you may find an online course equivalent to be sufficient. Be cautioned that attendance in a training course does not guarantee passage of a certification exam.

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