VMware Certified Advanced Professional 4 - Data Center Administration (VCAP4-DCA)

Note: As of May 31, 2014 this exam is no longer offered.

The VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP) designation, with specialties in Data Center Administration (DCA) and Data Center Design (DCD), was created for VCPs who have enhanced their technical capabilities and want to add advanced, industry-recognized credentials to their list of accomplishments.

To earn your VCAP4-DCA certification you must demonstrate your expertise with VMware vSphere 4, as well as your ability to use automation tools and implement virtualized environments. This is done via our unique, lab-based exam where you will perform tasks using actual equipment to verify your skill at installing, configuring, and administering large and complex virtualized environments.

VCAP4-DCA Benefits

  • Recognition of your technical knowledge and skills
  • Official transcripts
  • Use of VCAP4-DCA logo
  • Access to the exclusive VCAP portal & logo merchandise store
  • Invitation to beta exams and classes
  • Discounted admission to VMware events
  • Greater opportunities for career advancement

Prepare for the Exam

Get VCAP4-DCA Certified

To achieve VCAP4-DCA, you must complete two core validation components:

  1. Be a VMware Certified Professional 4 - Data Center Virtualization (VCP4-DCV)
  2. Pass the VCAP4-DCA exam

Recommended Courses

The following VMware courses are recommended for VCAP4-DCA exam preparation but are not required: