VCP5-DT Exam Preparation Study Guide

To achieve VCP-DT status, you must complete two exams: Pass the VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5) exam Pass the VMware Certified Professional – Desktop (VCP5-DT) exam In my journey into achieving the VCP5-DT certificate there have been several resources which I have used. As I've always been a big fan of TrainSignal's training. I decided to use their VMware View training to study for my VCP-DT. Besides the online training I also used the VCP5-DT Blueprint Study Guide from … [Read more...]

NEW VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) defenses planned

The VMware Certification team is pleased to announce VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) defenses at VMworld San Francisco and VMworld Barcelona. Registration for both certification events is now open in myLearn. … [Read more...]

VCAP5-DCA BETA exam details

Last week I was invited to participate in the beta VDCA511 exam at no cost! thanks for that Randy! The exam consists of approximately 26 live lab activities and consists of multiple tasks, where each task is scored. This is down from 36 questions in the VCAP4-DCA exam which I think is much better as I struggled through the VCAP4-DCA to try finish all the questions in time, and made some mistakes because of this The total time for this exam is 210 minutes. Candidates who take the VCAP5-DCA … [Read more...]

apply now to become a vExpert 2012!

The VMware vExpert 2012 applications are opened by VMware today. The vExpert title will be awarded to individuals who significantly contributed in the VMware community the past year. VMware uses the following theme for the vExpert title: “Going above and beyond your day job to help others be successful with VMware solutions.” The vExpert program was always made up of very motivated and active VMware users, that helped VMware to spread the knowledge en expertise of the company. This will not … [Read more...]

VCP4 Exam Blueprint Study Notes

Section 1 – Plan, Install and Upgrade VMware ESX/ESXi Objective 1.1 — Install VMware ESX/ESXi on local storage Knowledge Identify minimum hardware requirements – Extra Links #1 Download, prepare and validate installation media Determine appropriate ESX/ESXi configuration in a given situation - Obtain required information for environment - Verify hardware against the VMware Hardware Compatibility Guide – Extra Links #1 Perform a custom installation - Customize storage layout for given … [Read more...]