VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Desktop Administration (VCAP-DTA)

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

VCAP-DTA certification validates your advanced proficiency with deploying, administering, and troubleshooting large-scale, production ready, virtual desktop infrastructures that enable workforce mobility. It also demonstrates your ability to install and manage highly-available and recoverable Horizon View environments while establishing policies and settings for a secure virtualized infrastructure.

VCAP-DTA Benefits

  • Recognition of your technical knowledge and skills
  • Official transcripts
  • Use of VCAP-DTA 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-DTA Certified

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

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

    Note: If you do not already hold VCP5-Desktop certification, upon passing the VCAP-DTA exam you will earn it as well.