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New VCP6-DT Certification Available

VCP-DTVMware Horizon 6 (with View) delivers virtualized and remote desktops and applications through a single platform and supports end users with access to all of their Windows and online resources through one unified workspace. The new VMware Certified Professional 6 – Desktop (VCP6-DT) certification validates your skills implementing, installing, and configuring these environments.

Designed for System Engineers and Desktop Virtualization Specialists with a foundation in vSphere implementation and administration, earning your VCP6-DT certification shows that you have the knowledge and experience to:

  • create and administer virtual desktops
  • configure and administer View, Mirage and the Workspace Portal
  • configure host networking and storage
  • work with DRS, HA, and other cluster-related vSphere features

Learn more about the exam objectives and certification requirements here.

Current VCPs – Save 25% off VCP Exams & Get Recertified

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If you’re a current VMware Certified Professional (VCP), you can save 25% off any VCP exam taken before January 1, 2015. This is a great opportunity to save money and get recertified before the March 10, 2015 deadline. (For the recertification policy details visit vmwarerecertification.com.) This 25% discount is good towards any of these exams:


VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization
      Exam Code: VCP550 Request Authorization Now!
      Exam Code: VCP510 Request Authorization Now!
VMware Certified Professional 5 – Desktop
      Exam code: VCP510-DT Request Authorization Now!
      Exam code: VCPD510 Request Authorization Now!
VMware Certified Professional – Cloud
      Exam Code: VCPC550 Request Authorization Now!
      Exam Code: VCPC510 Request Authorization Now!
      Exam Code: VCPVCD510 Request Authorization Now!
VMware Certified Professional – Network Virtualization
      Exam Code: VCPN610 Request Authorization Now!

To claim your 25% exam discount, just enter discount code VCPRECERT25 when you check out on the PearsonVue site. But act fast. This discount is only good on exams taken before January 1, 2015.

Read the complete terms and conditions here.

Bundle and Save on VMware Exam Prep Resources

VMware Lab Connect™ is a cloud-based, self-paced technical training lab designed to enhance your learning experience. When bundled with the Official Cert Guide from VMware Press and a VMware Certified Professional (VCP) exam voucher, you have a powerful tool to help you prepare for a VCP certification exam. Choose one of these bundles save 15%:

VCP5-DCV Practice Bundle:

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] – Lab Connect
  • Official VCP5-DCV Cert Guide from VMware Press
  • VCP5-DCV Exam Voucher

VCP-Cloud Practice Bundle:

  • VMware vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] – Lab Connect
  • Official VCP-Cloud Cert Guide from VMware Press
  • VCP-Cloud Exam Voucher

VCP5-Desktop Practice Bundle:

  • VMware Horizon View: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.2] – Lab Connect
  • Official VCP5-Desktop Cert Guide from VMware Press
  • VCP5-Desktop Exam Voucher

New Exam Prep Bundles Available from VMware and MeasureUp


VMware and MeasureUp have partnered to bring you three VMware VCP Preparation Bundles that provide a 20% savings on the official VMware Certified Professional (VCP) practice test from MeasureUp, along with a VCP exam voucher.

These practice exams can be a valuable resource for helping you get ready for your VCP exam:

  • Each practice test includes over 200 mock questions.
  • Detailed explanations for both correct and distractor answers reinforce the study material.
  • Study Mode covers all exam objectives in-depth so you will be ready for any question on the exam.
  • Timed Certification Mode helps you prepare for exam taking conditions.
  • Instant drill-down score reports tell you exactly the areas you need to focus on.

Take advantage of this great bundle offer and become VMware certified today!

New VCP-Desktop Practice Test Released

Are you on your way to VCP-Desktop certification?  The VCP-Desktop Exam is a core component for this certification and the just released VCP-Desktop Practice Test will help ensure your success– and quickly.

The VCP-Desktop Practice Exam will test your skills and abilities implementing, installing, and configuring a VMware View 5.x environment deployed on a VMware vSphere 5.x implementation.   Successful candidates will demonstrate mastery of skills and abilities across both vSphere and VMware View knowledge domains.

Are you ready with the right stuff: 

  • vSphere skills including implementation and administration
  • Experience creating and administering virtual machines, configuring host networking and storage and working with DRS, HA and other cluster related vSphere features
  • 6-12 months of VMware View experience
  • Ideally, industry-recognized general IT certifications or equivalent (2- 5 years)

Purchase the new VCP-Desktop Practice Test and be on your way to success!

Video Overview of VMware Desktop Certification Programs

Undeleeb Din, VMware Enablement Lead for the VMware Certified Instructor Program, details the VMware Desktop Certification programs.