VMware Certified Advanced Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization Design (VCAP6-DCV DESIGN)

VCAP6-DCV Design certification validates your ability to design and integrate VMware V6 infrastructure solutions in multi-site virtualized environments for large enterprises. This industry-recognized certification improves your credibility among your peers and proves that you have a deep understanding of data center design principles and methodologies.

Exams and recommended training

Path 1

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

1.

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

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Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Design (3V0-622)
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 Design (3V0-622)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).


Path 3

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

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Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Design (3V0-622)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).


Path 4

If you hold a VCAP4 certification and an expired VCP.

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Earn VCP6 certification and then follow the requirements for new VCAP6-DCV Design candidates.


Path 5

If you hold a VCAP5 certification and an expired VCP.

1.

Pass the following Exam: VCAP6-DCV Design (3V0-622)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track (VSDDFT).

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