VMware Exams Retiring August 30th 2019

A number of VMware exams will be retired on August 30th 2019. The table below shows the exams to be retired and the exams taking their place: Retiring ExamReplacement Exam2V0-620 / vSphere 6 Foundations Exam2V0-01.19 / vSphere 6.7 Foundations Exam2V0-602 / vSphere 6.5 Foundations Exam2V0-01.19 / vSphere 6.7 Foundations Exam2V0-631 / VCP6-CMA Exam2V0-31.19 / Professional vRealize Automation 7.6 Exam 20192V0-731 / VCP7-CMA Exam2V0-31.19 / Professional vRealize Automation 7.6 Exam 20193V0-633 / VCAP6-CMA Deploy Exam3V0-31.18 / Advanced Deploy vRealize Automation 7.3 Exam 20182V0-621 / VCP6-DCV Exam2V0-21.19 / Professional vSphere 6.7 Exam 20192V0-621D / VCP6-DCV Delta Exam2V0-21.19 / Professional vSphere 6.7…

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VCAP6 exams retiring in September 2018

If you're looking at taking one of the VMware Advanced Professional exams listed below, you might want to get your skates on as they're being retired at the end of September: VCAP6 – Data Centre Virtualization Design (VCAP6-DCV Design) VCAP6 – Cloud Management and Automation Design (VCAP6-CMA Design) VCAP6 – Desktop and Mobility Design (VCAP6-DTM Design) Slots for these exams will start to run out in the next few weeks, so book up now if you want to take them. All available exams and certifications are detailed on VMware's certification page. If you want to check the list of retired…

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VCP-NV: Getting Started

So, you’ve decided to take the VCP-NV exam that VMware launched just recently. If you haven’t been living and breathing VMware NSX for the past few months, you’re probably going to need to do some preparation so that you don’t waste the exam fee. Even if you’re an expert, it’s sensible to at least look over the blueprint first and make sure that you have all of the bases covered. Either way, if you want to get this certification then there are three routes that you can take to do it. 1. You’re…

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VMware Education Offers at VMworld Europe 2013

I popped by the certification area in hall 7 (behind the HoL) at VMworld Europe today to chat to the lovely people working in VMware's Education team. One of my primary reasons for going there (aside from getting some badges) was to enquire about progress on the exam track for Network Virtualisation. More on that in a minute. If you're new to VMware certification or just getting started, there are a couple of good reasons to visit the Education Team whilst at the conference. Firstly they are offering a discount code to take a VMware Certified Associate (VCA) exam if…

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VMware Certifications

Whilst doing the rounds in the VMworld Solutions Exchange, I got into a conversation about VMware certifications on VMware's stand. I was there for quite a while and learned a lot about how VMware choose questions and tasks for their exams. It's quite an involved process and one designed to ensure that a certain percentage of people sitting the exams are capable of answering each question. Each question must be carefully considered and researched by a small panel of people before it is submitted in to a pool from which the exams are built. In the case of the VCAP-DCA…

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