The VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 – Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA) is a unique, lab-based exam where you will perform tasks using actual equipment to verify your skill at installing, configuring, and administering large and complex virtualized environments.
Earning this certification gives you an advanced, industry-recognized credential that demonstrates your expertise with VMware vSphere 5, as well as your ability to use automation tools and implement virtualized environments.The following path is below for you to earn your VCAP5-DCA certification.
1 Required Prerequisite: Any current VCP certification
vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.1]
vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.5]
vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop [V5.5]
2 Choose and pass one of the following exams:
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 – Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA): VDCA550 exam and VDCA510 exam