VMware Certified Design Expert – Network Virtualization (VCDX-NV)

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VMware Certified Design Expert – Network Virtualization (VCDX-NV) requires enterprise-class networking and network virtualization skills with a focus on VMware NSX™; a revolutionary technology that transforms network operations and economics in the software-defined data center.

Earning the new VCDX-NV certification from VMware will validate your world-class vSphere and NSX design skills, and will make you one of the first globally-recognized enterprise-class Virtual Networking Solution Architects in the industry.


Follow the path below to earn your VCDX-NV Certification

1 Required Prerequisites: Valid VCP5 level certification and VMware Certified Implementation Expert – Network Virtualization (VCIX-NV) certification (note: this certification was retired November 30, 2016.)
NSX: Design and Deploy [V6.2]
* Completion is RECOMMENDED
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2 Submit and successfully defend a virtualization design and get certified
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