VMware Certified Professional 5 - Desktop benefits include: recognition in the industry, official transcripts, use of "VMware Certified Professional 5 - Desktop" logo on business cards and Web site, invitation to participate in beta classes and exams, and inclusion into an exclusive Desktop Community.
Required Pre-requisite certifications:
Vmware Certified Professional 5.0
Are you VCP4 certified?
If you are an existing VMware VCP4 you can take the Whats New course (below) and then sit your exam.