MDeC partners VMware

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Kuala Lumpur (24 March 2014)VMware and Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) today announced that Malaysia will offer a full range of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation Certifications.

The VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) certification will be added into the MSC Malaysia MyProCert (SRI) programme. The programme aims to help enhance the skills of Malaysian professionals in the ICT industry. Other VMware certifications available as part of the programme include VMware Certified Professional (VCP) and VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP). Since the introduction of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation certifications, there are more than 1,000 VMware Certified professionals in Malaysia.

The decision to introduce the VMware certification complements MDeC’s efforts towards becoming a developed high-income digital economy nation via the National ICT Initiative – MSC Malaysia and the National Digital Economy Initiative – Digital Malaysia by year 2020. Participants of the programme will be able to realise subsidised training course and certification fees, as well as receive the MSC Malaysia MyProCert (SRI) incentive, which will be reimbursed to companies and individuals who pass the required certification examinations. The net fee inclusive of the MSC Malaysia MyProCert incentive will see savings of up to RM4,480 from the training course and certification fee.

Laurence Si, country manager of VMware Malaysia, said, “Local talent with the necessary skills to deploy VMware leading solutions are in high demand, and Malaysia being the one of the first to offer the full range of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation Certifications globally is significant. We are committed to collaborating closely with MDeC to introduce more of these courses to IT professionals in Malaysia and to equip them with the relevant technical skills to help develop Malaysia’s digital economy.”

Kuala Lumpur, 24 March 2014 — VMware and Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) today announced that Malaysia will offer a full range of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation Certifications.

The VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) certification will be added into the MSC Malaysia MyProCert (SRI) programme. The programme aims to help enhance the skills of Malaysian professionals in the ICT industry. Other VMware certifications available as part of the programme
include VMware Certified Professional (VCP) and VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP). Since the introduction of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation certifications, there are more than 1,000 VMware Certified professionals in Malaysia.

The decision to introduce the VMware certification complements MDeC’s efforts towards becoming a developed high-income digital economy nation via the National ICT Initiative – MSC Malaysia and the National Digital Economy Initiative – Digital Malaysia by year 2020. Participants of the programme will be able to realise subsidised training course and certification fees, as well as receive the MSC Malaysia MyProCert (SRI) incentive, which will be reimbursed to companies and individuals who pass the required certification examinations. The net fee inclusive of the MSC Malaysia MyProCert incentive will see savings of up to RM4,480 from the training course and certification fee.

Laurence Si, country manager of VMware Malaysia, said, “Local talent with the necessary skills to deploy VMware leading solutions are in high demand, and Malaysia being the one of the first to offer the full range of VMware Data Centre Virtualisation Certifications globally is significant. We are committed to collaborating closely with MDeC to introduce more of these courses to IT professionals in Malaysia and to equip them with the relevant technical skills to help develop Malaysia’s digital economy.”

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