EMC Certification Testing

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  • Associate Level Program

    The NEW Data Protection and Management exam (E10-005) will be available on June 24, 2016. This exam is a qualifying exam for the Data Protection and Management Associate (EMCDPM) track. This exam focuses on data protection and management in a data center. It includes fault-tolerant IT infrastructure, data backup, data deduplication, data replication, data archiving, and data migration. It also includes cloud-based data protection techniques, SDDC-specific data protection, and solutions for protecting Big data and mobile device data, data security, and data protection management.

    The Backup Recovery Systems and Architecture Exam (E20-005) will retire on September 30, 2016.


  • Data Scientist Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Cloud Architect Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Cloud Architect Expert Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Cloud Administrator Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Storage Administrator Specialist Exams

    The RecoverPoint Specialist Exam for Storage Administrators (E20-575) was updated on June 10, 2016.

    The Data Domain Specialist Exam for Storage Administrators (E20-585) was updated on May 27, 2016.


  • Storage Administrator Expert Exams

    The NEW VMAX3 Solutions Expert Exam (E20-807) is now available. This exam is a qualifying exam for all VMAX3 Solutions Expert tracks, including, Technology Architect, Implementation Engineer, and Storage Administrator. This exam assesses the knowledge and skills required to analyze and understand the performance of VMAX3 arrays, articulate VMAX3 Security Concepts, incorporate external arrays using FAST.X, and use SRDF for three-site remote replication and Metro solutions.


  • Technology Architect Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Technology Architect Expert Exams

    The NEW VMAX3 Solutions Expert Exam (E20-807) is now available. This exam is a qualifying exam for all VMAX3 Solutions Expert tracks, including, Technology Architect, Implementation Engineer, and Storage Administrator. This exam assesses the knowledge and skills required to analyze and understand the performance of VMAX3 arrays, articulate VMAX3 Security Concepts, incorporate external arrays using FAST.X, and use SRDF for three-site remote replication and Metro solutions.


  • Cloud Engineer Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Implementation Engineer Specialist Exams

    The RecoverPoint Specialist Exam for Implementation Engineers (E20-375) was updated on June 10, 2016.

    The RecoverPoint with VNX(SE) Specialist Exam for Implementation Engineers (E20-377) was updated on June 10, 2016.

    The Data Domain Specialist Exam for Implementation Engineers (E20-385) was updated on May 27, 2016.

    The NEW Unity Solutions Specialist Exam for Implementation Engineers (E20-393) is now available. This exam is a qualifying exam for the Implementation Engineer (EMCIE), Unity Solutions Specialist track. This exam tests the candidate’s knowledge to install, configure and manage EMC Unity Systems and the UnityVSA. This exam also tests the candidate’s knowledge of key product features including Snapshots and Replication for block and file storage.


  • Implementation Engineer Expert Exams

    The NEW VMAX3 Solutions Expert Exam (E20-807) is now available. This exam is a qualifying exam for all VMAX3 Solutions Expert tracks, including, Technology Architect, Implementation Engineer, and Storage Administrator. This exam assesses the knowledge and skills required to analyze and understand the performance of VMAX3 arrays, articulate VMAX3 Security Concepts, incorporate external arrays using FAST.X, and use SRDF for three-site remote replication and Metro solutions.


  • Technical Support Engineer Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Platform Engineer Specialist Exams

    All exams are current.


  • Information Intelligence Group

    All exams are current.

    Be sure to review the most current exam description and suggested training courses on the CMA Education Services website or by contacting CMA_Certification@emc.com.


  • Product Technology Specific Exams

    The ViPR SRM 3.x Storage Resource Management Exam (E22-265) was updated on May 27, 2016.

Last updated 2016-06-24