VMware introduces new certification programmes
The VCAP certification differentiates those professionals who have continued to grow beyond the basic VMware Certified Professional (VCP) VCP certification.
VMware has announced a new certification programme, VMware
Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP), to allow IT professionals
master VMware virtualization solutions.
The VCAP certification differentiates those professionals who have
continued to grow beyond the basic VMware Certified Professional
(VCP) VCP certification.
To start, the VCAP programme will offer two certification
specialties for virtualization partners, end- users and
consultants. VMware Certified Advanced Professional Datacenter
Administration (VCAP-DCA) is directed toward System Administrators,
Senior Consultants and Technical Support Engineers who are capable
of working with large and more complex virtualized
Successful candidates will also be capable of using automation
tools, planning and designing virtualized solutions and
administering all VMware vSphere Enterprise components. The exam
for VCAP-DCA opens July 12, 2010.
The other specialty, VMware Certified Advanced Professional
Datacenter Design (VCAP-DCD), is directed toward IT Architects and
Consulting Architects who can demonstrate their skills in designing
VMware solutions in a multi-site, large enterprise
Registration for the VCAP-DCD exam opens in August.