VMware Inc. introduced the latest version of vSphere as vSphere 6.5 in VMworld Barcelona in Oct 2016, and make available for generally in Nov 2016. After that, Beta exams regarding VCP6.5-DCV were announced in Jan 2017 for short period of time. Since VMware vSphere® 6.5 was released in October, 2016, they’ve been working on new certification exams to go with it.
Now, officially VMware announced a new certification: VMware Certified Professional 6.5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6.5-DCV)
As we all know, VMware introduces many new features in their latest data center virtualization product, this new certification provides you an opportunity to prove your expertise in the latest version of the industry-leading virtualization platform.
For those who already have your VCP, this new VCP provides a new path and recertification opportunity.
There are three exams associated with this new certification:
- vSphere 6.5 Foundations (exam # 2V0-602)
Ed. note: registration for this exam opens on 4/24/17
- VCP6.5-DCV elective exam (exam # 2V0-622)
- VCP6.5-DCV delta exam (exam # 2V0-622D)
More details on the certification requirements, and the specific exam objectives can be found at the links above.
Source: VMware education & certification blog