Certified Virtualization Expert (CVE) 5.0
Industry Recognized Certification
Certified Virtualization Expert 5.0®
The objective of the Certified Virtualization Expert® designation is to confirm upon the certificate holder the best of breed of virtual infrastructure professional certifications. The CVE® conveys that the individual who achieves the certification not only has the certificate, but more importantly possesses the in-depth knowledge related to virtual design, maintenance, and infrastructure management, is a subject matter expert in the field of virtualization, and that his/her training is current, relevant, and complete.
Why Get Certified?
Certification can lead to better visibility, opportunities, and jobs. In today's increasingly complex and highly-specialized economy, credentials are everything. Sure, the student knows that he/she has the skills to do the job, but how do they convince potential customers and employers? For many career-minded professionals, certification is often the answer.
CVE, CVE 4.1 and CVE 5.0 Candidates
Candidates for this exam typically work in a Virtual Infrastructure environment where they are responsible for the implementation and configuration of virtualized servers using VMware ESXor ESXi Server and VMware VirtualCenter Server. Their organizations use VMware ESX Server to reduce the number of physical servers required to run their business through the virtualization of existing servers, reducing space requirements and the cost of electricity and cooling, due to the reduction in the number physical servers.
Candidates should have six months to a year of experience in monitoring, analyzing, and planning the use of VMware ESX Server in a medium-size to enterprise-size computing environment.
The qualified candidate for this exam will have learned all aspects of planning, architecting, installation, configuration, deployment, analyzing, backing up, monitoring, and securing a VMware Virtual Infrastructure consisting of ESX/ESXi Servers and the virtual machines created on them. Candidates become qualified to take this certification exam by attending the VMware Ultimate Bootcamp®.
The Path to CVE® Certification
- Attend the Official VMware Ultimate Bootcamp® prior to taking the test
- Purchase an Exam Voucher
- Pass the CVE® exam with a score of 75% or better
A certificate suitable for framing and a letter explaining certification benefits will arrive 8-10 weeks after receiving a passing score on the exam.
The CVE® exam is 2 hours in length, consists of 80 questions covering critical virtualization technologies in use today, and is offered every Friday at the conclusion of the bootcamp. Each student is given a 3 hour window to complete it.
Once the exam is completed the student immediately learns if they passed the exam.