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VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Data Center Administrator (VCAP-DCA)

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This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
VMware, Inc.
Palo Alto, CA USA
Phone: 877-486-9273
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Skill Level: Intermediate                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $400 (shortest track)               

For individuals who plan and administer large and/or complex virtualized environments using vSphere technologies.

Initial Requirements:
Prerequisite certification: VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualiztation (VCP-DCV) (formerly VCP5)

You must also pass the VCAP-DCA exam ($400). The exam is lab-based, requiring you to perform tasks using actual equipment. The exam tests skills required to implement and manage storage and networking, deploy DRS clusters, manage business continuity, perform maintenance and troubleshooting, and secure a vSphere environment, among other topics.

Training is available but not required.

Continuing Requirements:

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