VMware have launched three new fast track courses this year. Here we give you a brief rundown of what they are all about.

VMware vSphere: Automation Fast Track (VCP)

This course combines VMware vSphere: Install Configure Manage and VMware vSphere: Automation with vSphere PowerCLI into one fast paced five day course. It will ensure you have the skills needed to reduce IT costs while improving efficiency, availability, flexibility and manageability. There is a choice to take this course either in the classroom or via a live online classroom. When booking this course you will also receive a voucher for the VMware Certified Professional 4 exam, passing this successfully will demonstrate your ability and accelerate your career. For more details see the full course outline here.

VMware vSphere 4: Advanced Fast Track (VCAP)

This course is for those who have already completed an introductory level VMware course and want to take their learning to the next level. It combines VMware vSphere: Manage for Performance and VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting into an intensive, hands on, five day course. This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to make fundamental design decisions that enhance performance and meet performance goals in a deployed VMware vSphereT installation. This course also provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in troubleshooting the vSphere virtual infrastructure. This training comes with a voucher for the VMware certified Advanced Professional exam to enable you to demonstrate your learning and excel your career. For more details see the full course outline here .

VMware View: Desktop Fast Track (VCA-DT)

This course combines three courses, VMware View: Install, Configure, Manage, Application Virtualization with VMware ThinApp and VMware View: Design Best Practises into one five day course. This is a hands on course designed to build the knowledge and skills you need to virtualize Windows applications with ThinApp and to choose the best deployment and updating processes for your environment. As part of this course you will also receive a voucher for the VMware Certified Associate 4 - Desktop exam. For more details see the full course outline here .

The first dates of all of the above will be in May and June 2011. Reserve your place now to avoid disappointment, call us on 0800 40 848 40 or email trainingcontact@CourseMonster.com.