MeasureUp named official practice exam provider for VMware certification

BLOOMINGTON, MN, 04 JULY, 2013 — MeasureUp has been named the official practice exam provider for VMware certification.

The industry-recognized VMware certifications measure the skills needed to effectively design, operate in and evolve virtual and cloud environments. MeasureUp practice tests for VMware certification will support candidates with critical assessment and remediation tools, providing the confidence to pass these rigorous exams. MeasureUp products are offered by Certiport, a business of Pearson VUE.

“We are excited to support the growth of the VMware certification program with robust exam preparation materials,” said Kevin Brice, chief strategy officer, Certiport. “Certification success requires the right balance of classroom work, practical experience and test-specific preparation resources. VMware certification candidates now have this critical piece of the puzzle.”

Certiport’s award-winning MeasureUp practice tests are recognized for their innovative use of comprehensive explanations, complete coverage of exam objectives, multiple delivery modes including online and offline, and in-depth reporting. VMware practice exams will be available in Practice, Certification or Customized modes so candidates can drill down to the exact areas where they are weakest and maximize study effectiveness.

Available for purchase as individual tests or with multi-user licenses, MeasureUp assessment and pre-certification exams help training and academic partners ensure candidate and program success. Throughout 2013, official MeasureUp practice exams for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certifications will be available within the following areas:

  • VCP5-Data Center Virtualization
  • VCP-Desktop
  • VCP-Cloud
  • VCAP5-Data Center Design

“The MeasureUp practice exams being developed by VMware and Certiport are one of the best ways to increase candidate readiness and prepare candidates for success,” said Erik Ullanderson, director, Certification Programs, VMware. “By working with the right partners to produce the best possible solutions, VMware continues to support our customers in their careers and help them achieve their goals.”

MeasureUp official practice exams for VMware certification will be marketed and sold globally as a standalone product and also in bundled offerings through VMware, Pearson VUE and their partners, and through Certiport’s global distribution network. For more information, please visit or

About MeasureUp, Certiport & Pearson VUE
MeasureUp’s award-winning assessment and certification practice tests provide tools to reinforce learning and validate knowledge. Since 1997, MeasureUp products have allowed individuals, training, corporate and academic customers the flexibility and rigor necessary to ensure candidate and program success. MeasureUp exams are offered by Certiport, a business of Pearson VUE.

Certiport is the leading provider of certification exam development, delivery and program management services delivered through an expansive network of over 12,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide. Certiport reliably delivers over two million tests each year throughout the secondary, post-secondary, workforce and corporate technology markets in more than 153 countries and 27 languages worldwide. For more information, please visit

Pearson VUE ( is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 175 countries. Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson (NYSE: PSO; LSE: PSON), the world’s leading learning company.

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