Nutanix Certified Professional - Multicloud Automation (NCP-MCA)

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The Nutanix Certified Professional - Multicloud Automation (NCP-MCA) certification validates that you’re comfortable with principles of automation, as well as the automation of infrastructure and single/multi-tiered applications within the Nutanix platform.

Successful candidates have at least 3-6 months of automation experience within the Nutanix environment. They are typically IT professionals interested in pursuing, or currently engaged in, DevOps concepts and/or multicloud automation using Nutanix technologies.

Knowledge Objectives

Section 1 – Describe and Differentiate Automation Concepts and Principles

  • Determine and apply the steps required to automate a given manual process
  • Demonstrate an understanding of event-driven Playbooks
  • Define the components of X-Play
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Categories

Section 2 – Deploy and Configure Nutanix Calm and Related Components

  • Create a blueprint to deploy infrastructure and applications using Nutanix Calm
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Nutanix Calm managed
  • Apply typical configuration settings to a Nutanix Calm deployment
  • Identify common blueprint features
  • Describe requirements and use cases of Calm

Section 3 - Validate Blueprints, Playbooks, and Automation Settings

  • Understand the typical causes of a blueprint deployment failure
  • Describe where to find information to assist in validation
  • Validate typical Playbook configurations
  • Understand the typical causes of issues associated with automation


Once you earn NCP-MCA certification you join an exclusive community of Nutanix certified personnel, and earn more tangible benefits as well:

  • Use of the NCP-MCA logo 
  • NCP-MCA Digital Badge from Credly 
  • Access to the Nutanix Certification store 
  • Discounts on Nutanix events 
  • Early access to educational programs

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