Proficiency in desktop virtualization can be achieved with a VMware Certified Associate 4 - Desktop certification. It is one of many pathways that VMware offers to administrators. In this case, Desktop System Administrators will have the chance to enhance their resume, gain industry recognition, and validate their abilities to complete tasks that require the knowledge of VMware View components, virtualized environments and solution technologies.
To earn the VMware Certified Associate - Desktop certification, all interested candidates must successfully pass the VCA4-DT examination. It is a 70 question, 90 minute exam that will measure the ability to manage and administer a View 4.x environment, with major sections including environment monitoring, troubleshooting, and end user support, which will require knowledge of product architecture and components.
At least six months of experience working with VMware View and Windows Desktop systems is ideal in order to successfully earn this certification. Candidates can become better acquainted with the test material by downloading a mock exam and/or taking any of four VMware View training courses that are available, including Fundamentals; Install, Configure, Manage; and Desktop Fast Track, which can be beneficial to your performance on the test and in your job.