VMware Certified Advanced Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization Deployment (VCAP6-DCV DEPLOY)

The industry-recognized VCAP6-DCV Deploy certification validates that you know how to deploy and optimize vSphere V6 infrastructures. It proves that you have the knowledge and skills necessary to leverage best practices that provide a scalable and reliable virtualization platform for your organization.

Exams and recommended training

Path 1

If you hold a valid VCP6-DCV certification but no advanced certifications.

1.

IT experience plus two years recommended experience relevant to the technology track.

2.

Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Deployment (3V0-623)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).


Path 2

If you hold a valid VCP6-CMA, VCP6-DTM, or VCP6-NV certification but no advanced certifications.

1.

2 years recommended experience relevant to the technology track, plus additional IT experience.

2.

Pass the following Exam: VCP6-DCV (2V0-621)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale (VOS).

3.

Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Deployment (3V0-623)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).


Path 3

If you hold VCAP5-DCA certification and a valid VCP.

1.

Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Deployment (3V0-623)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).


Path 4

If you hold a VCAP4 certification and an expired VCP.

1.

Earn VCP6 certification then follow the new candidate requirements for VCAP6-DCV Deployment certification.


Path 5

If you hold a VCAP5 certification and an expired VCP.

1.

Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Deployment (3V0-623)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).

Note: Earning VCAP6-DCV Deployment certification does not re-instate your expired VCP and you do not inherit the VCP6-DCV