VMware VCIX6-NV / VCAP6-NV Exam Preparation

The VMware Certified Implementation Expert 6 – Network Virtualization (VCIX6-NV) is different from other VMware advanced certifivations. There are 3 exams as below to reach the VCIX level.

    • VMware Certified Associate (VCA6-NV) – Written Exam
    • VMware Certified Professional (VCP6-NV) – Written Exam
    • VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP6-NV Deploy) –  205 minutes Lab exam
    • VMware Certified Implementation Expert 6 (VCIX6-NV) – Until the VCAP6-NV Design certification is available, only the Deployment exam is required to earn the VCIX6-NV.

How to prepare for the VCAP6-NV Deployment Exam;

VMware Certified Advanced Professional 6 – Network Virtualization Deployment (VCAP6-NV Deploy) Exam is a Lab-Based exam. There are 25 cases about how to implement, configure and troubleshoot VMware NSX infrastructure.

Exam Number; 3V0-643
Exam Product; VMware NSX v6.2
Exam Duration; 205 Minutes
Exam Format; Lab-Based

Documents:

I studied the documents below to pass the VCAP6-NV exam, also I worked on a few NSX projects that made me earn hand-zone experience on running environment.

VCAP6-NV Exam Topics
VMware Certification Platform Interface
VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.2] Training
VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V6.2] Training
VMware NSX for vSphere (NSX) Network Virtualization Design Guide
VMware NSX for vSphere API Guide
VMware NSX Troubleshooting Guide

Labs:

Hands on Labs are the important part of the lab exam. There are lots of cases to be solved and lab environment works as real as a live environment. You can play with all parts of VMware even not mentioned in the cases. I studied the below labs many times until I’d understood the logic and added some new cases myself.

VMware HOL Labs
HOL-1703-SDC-1 – VMware NSX: Introduction and Feature Tour
HOL-1703-SDC-4 – VMware NSX: Installation and Configuration
HOL-1703-USE-2 – VMware NSX: Distributed Firewall with Micro-Segmentation
HOL-1725-USE-2 – VMware NSX Multi-Site DR with SRM

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