The VMware Specialist - vSAN 2021 badge validates an earner’s understanding of vSphere and vSAN concepts and requirements. It also demonstrates proper vSAN design principles and best practices knowledge as well as working knowledge of storage, security and networking concepts and storage data services. The badge holder is able to install and configure vSAN. They are also capable of managing and monitoring a vSAN and performing basic troubleshooting and problem resolution.

Certification Path if you hold

1. Earn the VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization 2021 (VCP-DCV 2021)

3. Pass the VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam (5V0-21.19)

3. Pass the VMware vSAN 6.7 Specialist Exam (5V0-21.19)

3. Pass the VMware vSAN Specialist Exam

VMware vSAN Specialist Exam (5V0-22.21)
130 minutes 76 questions $250 USD


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