VMware Certified Professional 6 – Network Virtualization (VCP6-NV)

Earn your VCP6-NV certification and transform the economics of network and security operations for your company. VCP6-NV certification validates your ability to install, configure, and administer NSX virtual networking implementations, regardless of the underlying physical architecture.

Exams and recommended training

Path 1

Just starting with VMware Network Virtualization technology.

1.

Gain experience with NSX technologies (minimum 6 months recommended).

2.

Attend one of the required training courses:
VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM) VMware NSX for Internetworking Experts Fast Track (NSXFT) VMware vRealize Business: Costing and Implementation (VRBCI) VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations (NSXTO) VMware NSX: Design and Deploy (NSXDD)

3.

Pass the following Exam: vSphere 6 Foundations (2V0-620)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (VICM).

4.

Pass the following Exam: VCP6-NV (2V0-641)
Highly recommended course: VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM).


Path 2

Hold a qualifying Cisco Certification.

1.

Submit proof that you hold one of the following certifications: CCNA Data Center, CCNA Routing & Switching, CCNP Data Center, CCNP Routing & Switching, CCIE Data Center, CCIE Routing & Switching.

2.

Pass the following Exam: vSphere 6 Foundations (2V0-620)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (VICM).

3.

Pass the following Exam: VCP6-NV (2V0-641)
Highly recommended course: VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM).


Path 3

If you hold a current VCP-NV certification.

1.

You will automatically be granted VCP6-NV certification status.


Path 4

If you hold a VCP certification for any other solution track that has not expired.

1.

Pass the following Exam: VCP6-NV (2V0-641)
Highly recommended course: VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM).


Path 5

If you hold an expired VCP certification for any solution track.

1.

Attend one of the required training courses:
VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM) VMware NSX for Internetworking Experts Fast Track (NSXFT) VMware vRealize Business: Costing and Implementation (VRBCI) VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations (NSXTO) VMware NSX: Design and Deploy (NSXDD)

2.

Pass the following Exam: vSphere 6 Foundations (2V0-620)
Highly recommended course: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (VICM).

3.

Pass the following Exam: VCP6-NV (2V0-641)
Highly recommended course: VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM).