Today we’ve added to our digital badge offerings with three important announcements.


Introducing a new digital badge type: Specialist

VMware Specialist badge earners are technical experts who understand select VMware technology architectures and leverage best practices and advanced capabilities to optimize their VMware environment. Two new digital badges, which build on your VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification, are available today:

VMware vSAN 2017 Specialist — These digital badge holders understand the vSAN 6.6 architecture and its complete feature set and know how to conduct a vSAN design and deployment exercise. They can also implement a live vSAN HCI environment based on certified hardware and software components and best practices, and can administer and operate a vSAN cluster properly.

VMware vRealize Operations 2017 Specialist — This digital badge shows that you can plan, manage, and help scale SDDC and multi-cloud environments through unified monitoring, automated performance management, cloud planning and capacity optimization. These specialists help their organizations streamline and automate IT operations from applications to infrastructure across physical, virtual and cloud environments.

New Skill badge available

VMware Skill badges show your developing competencies, capabilities and accomplishments. Today, we’re announcing a new addition to this digital badge type:

VMware Validated Designs for Software-Defined Data Center 2017 — This digital badge reflects the holders understanding of the VMware Validated Designs design decisions and that they can successfully deploy and configure the SDDC components to support multiple use cases.



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