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VMware Certified Advanced Professional 7 – Cloud Management and Automation Design (VCAP7-CMA Design)

VCAP7-CMA Design certification validates your ability to design and integrate vRealize Automation 7.2 solutions within your large enterprise environments. This industry-recognized certification improves your credibility among your peers and proves that you have a deep understanding of cloud management design principles and methodologies.

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VCAP7-CMA Design Certification Requirements
+ Path 1: If you hold a valid VCP7-CMA certification and no advanced certifications
1: Two years recommended experience relevant to the technology track, plus additional IT experience.
2: Recommend attending the VMware Cloud Automation: Design and Deploy [V7.1] course.

Note: This training is strongly recommended, though not required.
+ Path 2: If you hold a valid VCP6.5-DCV, VCP7-DTM, or VCP6-NV certification but no advanced certifications.
1: Two years recommended experience relevant to the technology track, plus additional IT experience.
3: Recommend attending the VMware Cloud Automation: Design and Deploy [V7.1] course.

Note: This training is strongly recommended, though not required.


VCAP7-CMA Design Certification Requirements
+ Path 1: If you hold VCAP6-CMA certification and a valid VCP certification
+ Path 2: If you hold a VCAP6-CMA certification and an expired VCP certification
+ Path 3: If you hold a VCAP6 in a different track and an expired VCP

Are the courses listed required?

No, but we strongly recommend them as they are designed to prepare you for this exam.

If I earn VCAP7-CMA Design certification and don’t already have VCP7-CMA, will I receive it as well?

No. Please see this blog post for an explanation of this policy.