VMware Certified Advanced Professional – Cloud Infrastructure Administration (VCAP-CIA)

Earning the VMware Certified Advanced Professional – Cloud Infrastructure Administration (VCAP-CIA) certification shows that you have continued to enhance your cloud skills, and gives you a new, industry-recognized credential for your list of accomplishments.

The VCAP-CIA certification validates your ability to install, configure, and administer complex, single and multi-tenant public/private/hybrid VMware vCloud environments. Achieving VCAP-CIA status shows that you have advanced cloud administration experience and can manage and maintain vCloud Director resources, manage security, and manage catalogs and vApps.

VCAP-CIA Benefits

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

Prepare for the Exam

Get VCAP-CIA Certified

To achieve VCAP-CIA status, you must complete two core components:

  1. Have one of the following certifications:
    • VMware Certified Professional – Cloud (VCP-Cloud)
    • VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV)
    • VMware Certified Professional 5 – Desktop (VCP5-DT)
  2. Pass the VCAP-CIA Exam

    Note: If you do not already hold VCP-Cloud certification, upon passing the VCAP-CIA exam you will earn it as well.