VMware, a leading virtualization provider, offers the Virtual Certified Professional, or VCP certification. This VMware VCP certification is basic level certification emphasizing on the vSphere virtualization platform. The VCP certification focuses on evaluating a aspirant’s ability to configure, install, and manage VMware’s virtual platform. The including skills like installation of ESXi hosts, use of VMware vCenter Server, networking, security, and configuration of high-availability are some major validations of the candidates.
With the increasing demand for IT professionals with data centre virtualization skills, it has become very important for professionals to stand apart in the market with this VMware certification, which validates the candidate’s technical capabilities. The major benefits that a candidate gets on the successful completion of this VMware certification are:
- Recognition of the technical knowledge and skills
- Official transcripts
- Using VCP-DCV logo
- Access to the exclusive VCP portal & logo merchandise store
- Invitation to beta exams and classes
- Discounts from VMware Press
- Discounted admission to VMware events
- Complimentary VMware Workstation license
- Greater opportunities for career advancement
This industry-recognized VMware VCP certification needs completion of a VMware-authorized training as well as hands-on experience with VMware technologies. VCP certification authorizes that a candidate have the required education to successfully install, deploy, scale and manage VMware vSphere environments.