VMware Certified Advanced Professional 4 - Data Center Design (VCAP4-DCD)

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 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.

The VCAP4-DCD is directed toward IT Architects and Consulting Architects who are capable of designing VMware solutions in a multi-site, large enterprise environment. They have a deep understanding both of VMware core components and their relation to storage and networking, and also of data center design methodologies. They also possess knowledge of applications and physical infrastructure, as well as their relationship to the virtual infrastructure.

VCAP4-DCD Benefits

  • Recognition of your technical knowledge and skills
  • Official transcripts
  • Use of VCAP4-DCD 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-DCD Certifed

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

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

Suggested Courses

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