VMware Desktop and Mobility certifications are designed to gauge your level of skill designing, installing, and managing a VMware Horizon with View environment deployed on a VMware vSphere implementation. The VCP-DTM 2020 certification validates a candidate’s skills in performing in-depth configuration and management of VMware Horizon environments. This industry leading certification proves that VCP-DTM 2020 earners can securely deliver personalized virtual desktops, applications, and online services to end-users.

Certification Path if you hold

1. Gain experience with vSphere 6.7 and Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. Attend one of the required training courses

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Pass One of the Foundation exams

vSphere 6 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
vSphere 6.5 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
VMware vSphere 6.7 Foundations
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $125

4. Pass one of the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exams

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

1. Gain experience with Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. Option 1 - Attend one of the training courses in 2020

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Option 2 - Pass the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exam

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

1. Gain experience with Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Pass one of the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exams

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

1. Gain experience with Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. Attend one of the required training courses

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Pass One of the Foundation exams

vSphere 6 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
vSphere 6.5 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
VMware vSphere 6.7 Foundations
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $125

4. Pass one of the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exams

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

1. Gain experience with Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Pass one of the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exams

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

1. Gain experience with Horizon 7.5 or 7.6

2. (Recommended) Attend one of the training courses

VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage [V7.3] - On Demand (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Install, Configure, Manage plus App Volumes Fast Track [V7.3] (Course retired but still qualifies)
VMware Horizon 7: Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization [V7] (Course retired but still qualifies)

3. Pass One of the Foundation exams

vSphere 6 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
vSphere 6.5 Foundations (This exam retired on August 30, 2019)
VMware vSphere 6.7 Foundations
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $125

4. Pass one of the Professional Desktop and Mobility Exams

VMware Professional Horizon 7.7
105 MINUTES 65 QUESTIONS $250

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FAQs

Why does the VCP-DTM 2020 have a year designator as its version?

Desktop and Mobility solutions are frequently updated.  Having a year as its certification version allows VMware to better maintain the exam and training content, and more importantly, provides certification candidates to communicate how current their skills are in relation to other certifications.

Will earning VCP-DTM 2020 certification re-certify my older VCP certification?

Yes, by passing the VCP-DTM 2020 exam you will successfully re-certify. Be sure to look at your specific requirements in the paths above.

Do I have to complete the requirements in the order listed?

No, however we strongly recommend that you do so. Also, please note that successfully registering to take an exam does not imply that you meet the certification requirements in full.

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