VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 DCD Certification
Once you earn VMware Certified Professional on VMware vSphere 5 (VCP5-DV) status you are eligible to pursue the intermediate level certification:
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP). Available in Datacenter Administration (DCA) and/or Datacenter Design (DCD), this programme is appropriate for VCP5-DVs that are ready to further enhance their skills with the virtual infrastructure and add new, industry-recognised credentials to their list of accomplishments. VCAP is also a stepping stone to the prestigious VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) Certification.
VMware Certified Advanced Professional on vSphere 5 – Datacenter Design (VCAP5-DCD)
VCAP5-DCD is designed for IT architects who design and integrate VMware solutions in multi-site, large enterprise, virtualised environments. Successful candidates possess a deep understanding of Datacenter design principles and methodologies, as well as VMware core components and their relation to storage and networking. Successful candidates also have broad knowledge of applications and infrastructure services, and how they relate and integrate with the virtual infrastructure.
Achieving a VCAP5-DCD certification validates your ability to:
- Create a vSphere conceptual design.
- Create a vSphere logical design from an existing conceptual design.
- Create a vSphere physical design from an existing logical design.
- Create and execute an implementation plan.
Become a VCAP5-DCD
To achieve VCAP5-DCD status, you must complete the core validation components:
- Be a VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5-DV)
- Complete the VMware vSphere: Design Workshop course
- Pass the VCAP5-DCD exam
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