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    [VMware Benefits]: Winning Benefits of VMware Certification in 2021

    Devarpita Pathak | Apr 04, 2018 | 6669 Views | 0 Comments
    [VMware Benefits]: Winning Benefits of VMware Certification in 2021

    As VMware technology caters to streamline the IT operations across general infrastructure, datacenter in Cloud and on mobiles by server and desktop virtualization software, the demand for earning VMware credentials is increasing.

    A few of the VMware benefits has been elaborated here.

    With VMware technology, the IT is made simple, workloads are deployed faster, operations are automated, the availability is increased, and, so forth. In brief, it is a practical solution, wherein multiple operating systems are installed on a single physical workstation or server for workstation[s] or the server[s].

    To understand, implement, deploy, and manage businesses on VMware technology, the IT service vendor deliver training through their trainers on premises or at their authorized learning partners’ center.

    An overview of the VMware learning benefits for both the employees and employers, the key employers who look forward to hiring the VMware certified individuals have been discussed here.

    Key Players:

    The key employers of VMware Certified Professionals[VCP] include Tata Consultancy Services Limited, International Business Machines Corporation, IBM India Private limited, Accenture, HCL Technologies Limited, Wipro Technologies Ltd., NewWave Computing Pvt. Ltd., and, etc.  

    As per VMware learning zone,

    • 97% Agree that the certification has enhanced their credibility
    • 92% Agree that it has improved job productivity
    • 92% Agree that they are able to provide a higher level of customer satisfaction
    • 89% Agree that they are able to manage complex projects and issues
    • 87% Agree that it has improved their earning power
    • 92% Agree that it has improved their career prospects

    Business Benefits of VMware Technology:

    The increasing demand for earning the VMware credentials could be attributed for the following reasons.

    1. Cost Savings

    The virtualization brought about by multiple servers reduces the physical server needs, storage space, and lowers the energy bill. Additionally, it reduces the carbon footprint, cooling costs, floor space, UPS costs, and so forth. Further, the maintenance or upgrade costs also get cheaper.

    For instance: The use of VMware vCenter Server.

    2. No Downtime

    The systems will run uninterrupted. The program gets updated automatically and is moved to all of the hosted virtual servers, in case a server crashes. Thus, the business will have system availability without any downtime. It makes the distributed power management [DPM] and the distributed resource scheduler [DRS] highly possible.

    For instance: The use of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager, VMware vMotion.

    3. Backup and Restore

    It is easier and quicker to backup the virtual machines. The disaster recovery is made easy as the backups are at image-level through snapshot technology. A single file, single mail, mailbox, database, or the whole server could have backups at three levels. They are server level, application and/or the file level.  

    For instance: Use of the IGS and the VMware virtualization

    4. Virtual Labs

    The creation of virtual labs helps you to test the exchange, vSphere, Active Directory, and, etc. Further, the software test, configuration of the system, and updates can be done without extra time and effort as there is no need to modify the workstations. It cuts down the time and investment cost for the company.

    For instance: VMware vCenter Lab Manager

    5. Security

    You can create virtual networks and isolate the server as required. Thus, the sensitive data would be handled by only the authenticated personnel and there is no fear of exchange of information between wrong hands, that may lead to data breach and eventually the trust of the partners or the customers.

    These are some of the major benefits a company can derive by adopting VMware technology.

    Individual Benefits of Earning VMware Certification:

    Moving further, the individual benefits of earning VMware certification are discussed below.

    VMware offers a plethora of certifications that help you to demonstrate and validate the proficiencies in the field.

    This roadmap to VMware certifications would guide you through the available certification courses and its level of expertise for an individual aspiring to take up VMware technology as his career path.

    It envelopes all of the four areas of expertise namely,

    • Data Center Virtualization
    • Network Virtualization Certifications
    • Cloud Management and Automation
    • Desktop and Mobility

    Average Median Salary for Vmware Certified Professionals:

    The average salary for the VMware certified professional in India as per payscale is depicted below.

    • Systems Administrator: 586,780
    • Systems Engineer: 499,100
    • System Administrator, Windows Server: 657,000
    • Information Technology Consultant: 1,346,525
    • Senior System Analyst: 1,017,682
    • Senior Systems Engineer: 650,000
    • Technical Consultant: 855,803

    Going forward, being a VMware Certified Professional [VCP], you may enjoy the following provisions.

    • Recognized globally for technical skills and knowledge
    • Enhanced opportunities for Career advancement
    • Use of the certification logo on social profile[s] and resume
    • Earn VMware Digital Badge
    • Get access to the portal and logo merchandise store
    • Gain discounts for VMware Press and events

    Moreover, by earning VCDX certification, you will get

    • A Polo shirt
    • Support for the Press release
    • Featured on VCDX directory
    • Membership in VExpert community
    • Access to exclusive social group
      [Connections with VMware engineers, Project Managers, and, etc.]

    To wrap up, indicate that IT employers are investing more in Training and assessment for their staff, as per the survey by computer-based testing company Pearson VUE. And VMware stands third among the top 10 certification programs.

    Bob Whelan, President of Pearson Assessments says, “Our research indicates that employers recognize that investing in Training and Certification has substantial benefits for their staff and their business. More than half of employees [54%] experienced their benefit from certification quickly, within the first three months”.

    Being certified means, you are in pace with the latest cloud and virtualization technologies.

    Thus, it is time to upgrade your skills and stay competitive in the job market.

    The real benefits of earning a certification are the value of continued education and keeping your technical skills in pace with the fast-growing industry. In addition, it gives the perk in salary, position, and status of the concerned professional.

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