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VMware Certified Associate ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV)

1 RECOMMENDED Course
VMware Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals Self‐Paced (eLearning) Enroll
2 Pass the exam and get certified
VMware Certified Associate ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV) Online Exam Request VCAD510 Exam Authorization

VMware Certified Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV)

Path 1: Just starting with Data Center Technologies.
1 Completion of one of the following six courses is REQUIRED:
vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] Classroom
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vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] On Demand Classroom On Demand Classroom Enroll
vSphere: Fast Track [V5.5] Classroom
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vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.5] Classroom
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vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop [V5.1] Classroom View Schedule
vSphere with Operations Management: Fast Track [V5.1] Classroom
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2 Choose and pass one of the following exams and get certified:

VMware Certified Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCP5‐DCV)
Exam Request VCP510 Exam Authorization
Exam Request VCP550 Exam Authorization
Path 2: If you have any valid VCP certification.
1 Completion of the course below is RECOMMENDED, not required.
vSphere: What's New [V4.X to V5.5]
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2 Choose and pass one of the following exams and get certified.

VMware Certified Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV)
Exam Request VCP510 Exam Authorization
Exam Request VCP550 Exam Authorization
Path 3: you have completed a course that qualified for VCP4-DCV certification, but did not pass the VCP4-DCV exam.
1 Completion of one of the following courses is REQUIRED:
vVMware vSphere: What's New [V5.0] Classroom
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VMware vSphere: What's New [V5.1] Classroom
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vSphere: What's New [V4.X to V5.5] Classroom
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2 Choose and pass one of the following exams and get certified:

VMware Certified Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCP5‐DCV)
Exam Request VCP510 Exam Authorization
Exam Request VCP550 Exam Authorization
Path 4: If you are a current VCP5-DCV who took exam VCP510 and now needs to recertify.
1 Pass the following exam before November 30, 2014.
VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization Delta Exam Exam Request VCP550D Authorization

VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA)

1 Required Prerequisite: Any current VCP certification
vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.1]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
Classroom
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vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.5]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
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vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop [V5.5]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
Classroom
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2 Choose and pass one of the following exams:
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Administration (VCAP5‐DCA) Lab-based Exam Request VDCA550 Exam Authorization
Request VDCA510 Exam Authorization
Available until January 31, 2015

VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Design (VCAP5-DCD)

1 Required Prerequisite: Any current VCP certification
vSphere: Design Workshop [V5.x]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
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2 Choose and pass one of the following exams:
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 ‐ Data Center Design (VCAP5‐DCD) Scenario-based Exam Request VDCD550 Exam Authorization
Request VDCD510 Exam Authorization
Available until January 31, 2015

VMware Certified Design Expert 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCDX5-DCV)

1 Required Prerequisite: VCAP5‐DCA and VCAP5‐DCD certified
vSphere: Design Workshop [V5.x]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
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2 Submit and successfully defend a data center virtualization design and get certified
VMware Certified Design Expert 5 ‐ Data Center Virtualization (VCDX5‐DCV) Design Defense Download Application