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Citrix Training & Certification from New Horizons

Citrix training and certification

Citrix is advancing digital workspace technology to unify and enrich the user experience, secure enterprise apps and data, and simplify IT’s ability to configure, monitor, and manage today’s increasingly complex hybrid and multi-cloud environments. As of 2016, more than 400,000 organizations securely deliver apps and data with Citrix products.

As a Citrix Premier Authorized Learning Center, New Horizons delivers training so businesses can master virtualization, networking, and mobility skills, while also preparing their employees for certifications to help the business reduce the implementation time of their Citrix deployment.

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Citrix Certification Training

Citrix certifications are solutions-based, reflecting the evolving needs of IT professionals and organizations. As a certified associate, professional or expert, you can prove that you have the real-world skills and experience required to deliver successful Citrix solutions in App & Desktop Virtualization, Networking and/or Enterprise Mobility Management.

For employees, certifications can contribute to professional growth, especially in new technology areas, and command attractive compensation. For the business, certifications can provide a justification for billing higher service rates, differentiation from the competition, expansion into lucrative new areas, and even cut operational costs, such as technical support calls.

The Virtualization certifications focus on the design, deployment, and management of XenDesktop 7.1x solutions.

Citrix Certified Associate - Virtualization (CCA-V)

The Citrix Certified Associate - Virtualization (CCA-V) credential validates the skills that IT operators and administrators need to manage, maintain, monitor and troubleshoot XenDesktop 7.1x solutions.

NOTE: Individuals pursuing the CCA–V certification will have the option to validate their knowledge, skills and experience by taking one of two exams through February 16, 2018. The English version of the 1Y0-202 exam will be discontinuing on February 16, 2018. Therefore, those interested in attaining the CCA – V certification by taking the English version of the 1Y0-202 exam must act by February 16, 2018.


Option 1:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXD-210: XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration or
    CMB-310: XenApp, XenDesktop, and Provisioning Services 7.1x Administration (Fast Track)
  2. Pass the 1Y0-203 Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.15 Administration exam

Option 2:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXD-210: XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration or
    CMB-310: XenApp, XenDesktop, and Provisioning Services 7.1x Administration (Fast Track)
  2. Pass the 1Y0-202 Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Administration 7.6 LTSR exam

Citrix Certified Professional - Virtualization (CCP-V)

The Citrix Certified Professional - Virtualization (CCP-V) credential validates the skills that experienced IT solution builders, such as engineers and consultants, need to install, configure and roll out common XenDesktop solutions. Note: To become a CCP-V, you must attain the CCA-V certification.

Requirements:

  1. Attain the CCA–V Certification
  2. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXD-310: Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Advanced Administration or
    CMB-310: XenApp, XenDesktop, and Provisioning Services 7.1x Administration (Fast Track) and
    CXD-303: Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Optimization and Troubleshooting
  3. Pass the 1Y0-311 Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.15 Advanced Administration exam

Citrix Certified Expert - Virtualization (CCE-V)

The Citrix Certified Expert - Virtualization (CCE-V) credential validates the skills that experienced IT solution designers, such as architects, engineers and consultants, need to assess and design comprehensive XenDesktop 7 solutions. Note: To become a CCE-V, you must attain the CCP-V certification.

Requirements:

  1. Attain the CCP–V Certification
  2. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXD-410 Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Assessment, Design and Advanced Configuration
  3. Pass the 1Y0-401 Designing Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions exam

The Mobility certification validates the knowledge and skills needed to design, deploy and manage mobile solutions.

Citrix Certified Professional - Mobility (CCP-M)

The Citrix Certified Professional - Mobility (CCP-M) certification validates the skills required to design, deploy and manage a Citrix XenMobile Enterprise solution that includes mobile device management, mobile application management and secure productivity.

Option 1:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXM-303 Deploying Enterprise Mobility Solutions with Citrix XenMobile
  2. Pass the 1Y0-371 Designing, Deploying, and Managing Citrix XenMobile 10 Enterprise Solutions exam

Option 2:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CXM-302 Design, Deploy and Manage Enterprise Mobility with XenMobile 9.0
  2. Pass the 1Y0-370 Designing, Deploying and Managing Citrix XenMobile Solutions exam

Networking certifications validate the knowledge and skills needed to leverage the full capabilities of Citrix NetScaler, including implementation for app and desktop delivery, networking performance and optimization.

Citrix Certified Associate - Networking (CCA-N)

The Citrix Certified Associate - Networking (CCA-N) credential is designed for Network Gateway architects, engineers and administrators, the CCA-N certification validates the knowledge and skills needed to administer enterprise environments consisting of NetScaler Gateway for secure remote access to desktops, applications and data.

Option 1:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway
  2. Pass the 1Y0-230: Citrix NetScaler 12 Essentials and Unified Gateway exam

Option 2:

  1. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CNS-220: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Traffic Management
  2. Pass the 1Y0-240: Citrix NetScaler 12 Essentials and Traffic Management exam

Citrix Certified Professional - Networking (CCP-N)

The Citrix Certified Professional - Networking (CCP-N) credential is designed for Network Engineers, the CCP-N certification validates the knowledge and skills required to implement and manage NetScaler for traffic management, load balancing, content switching and application offloading.

Note: If you have a networking background and are looking to develop core networking skills, the CCP-N is an ideal starting point. If you have a CCA for NetScaler 9 or earlier certification, pursue the CCP-N to stay current.

Requirements:

  1. Attain the CCA-N Certification
  2. Prepare with the recommended training:
    CNS-320 Citrix NetScaler Advanced Topics: Security, Management, and Optimization
  3. Pass the 1Y0-340: Citrix NetScaler Advanced Topics exam

Note: Many of our five-day Citrix classes include a free exam voucher so you can better pursue your Citrix certification. See each course description for further details.

Remember, New Horizons has the very best Citrix instructor in the industry: Khalaf Haddad, who was recently awarded the Master CCI designation in addition to winning the 2015 Citrix Certified Instructor of the Year! Learn why choosing New Horizons for Citrix training is the smartest decision.

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