VMware Certified Design Expert – Desktop (VCDX-DT)

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VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) is the highest level of certification offered by VMware. The VCDX certification allows you to highlight your enterprise-class skills in VMware Solution design and implementation.

VCDX-DT requires enterprise-class vSphere and data center virtualization skills but the focus is on delivering virtual desktops and mobile computing solutions with the VMware Horizon Suite™ and building out the infrastructure to deliver a consistent, rich end-user experience across multiple devices.

Earning the new VCDX-DT certification from VMware will validate your world-class vSphere and VMware Horizon Suite design skills, and will make you one of the first globally-recognized enterprise-class Virtual Desktop and Mobile Computing Solution Architects in the industry.


Follow the path below to earn your VCDX-DT Certification

1 Prerequisite: VCP5-DT certified.
Since the VCAP-CIA and VCAP-CID certification exams have been retired and are no longer available, the VCAP certifications are no longer required for this specific certification.
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2 Submit and successfully defend a desktop design and get certified
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