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Certified Virtualization Engineer

Level 200 Certification

This fast-paced, high energy, hands-on course provides not only the foundation needed for a top performing software-defined data center, it also provides the latest in virtualization and cloud technologies which gives the engineer or administrator the knowledge and skills needed to design and manage the datacenter for tomorrow’s needs. This course will cover everything from design, installation, configuration, best practices, performance monitoring, and just about everything in between!

The C)VE is a part of this Role-Based Career Path

Mile2 Certification Roadmap
Cloud Security & Virtualization EngineerCSP

CSP - Certified Security Principles


CISSO - Certified Information Systems Security Officer


CVE - Certified Virtualization Engineer


CCSO - Certified Cloud Security Officer

Key Course Information

Duration: 4 Days

Language: English

Class Formats:
* Instructor-led

* Self-Study

* Live Virtual Training


* CHT and COST Certification or equivalent


* 2 years experience with Microsoft or Linux servers


Applicable Exams:

* Mile2 C)VE

CPEs: 32

Course Modules

  • Module 1 – Software Defined Datacenter
  • Module 2 – Installing and Managing ESXi
  • Module 3 – Installing and Managing vCenter
  • Module 4 – Configuring and Managing a vSwitch
  • Module 5 – Configuring and Managing Storage
  • Module 6 – Configuring and Managing Virtual Machines
  • Module 7 – Configuring and Managing Distributed Switches
  • Module 8 – vSphere Management
  • Module 9 – Backup and Disaster Recovery Implementation and Management
  • Module 10 – vSphere Upgrading and Patch Management
  • Module 11- vSphere Monitoring and Performance
  • Module 12 – vSphere Native Security for Admins

Who Should Attend?

* Virtualization and Cloud Administrators and Engineers
* Systems Administrators
* Cloud Security Engineers
* Systems Engineers

Upon Completion

Upon completion, students will have learned the pros, cons, best practices, and skills of virtualization. They will be able to design, secure, deploy, and manage virtual machines and be prepared to take the C)VE Exam.

Re-Certification Requirements

All Mile2 certifications will be awarded a 3-year expiration date.

There are two requirements to maintain Mile2 certification:

1) Pass the most current version of the exam for your respective existing certification

2) Earn 20 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) per year. You may submit your CEUs in your Mile2 inbox. These CEUs must fall under “Qualify Continuing Educational Activities).

Visit our certification renewal page for more information.

Exam Information

The Certified Virtualization Engineer, CVE exam is taken online through Mile2’s Assessment and Certification System (“MACS”), which is accessible on your mile2.com account.

Purchase Options:

Individual Exam Cost – Click Here

Course exams are individually priced.
NOTE: You may purchase the exam without purchasing the course.

Live Class Exam Cost – Click Here

Exam cost is not included with the purchase of a live class.

Ultimate Self-Study Combo Exam Cost – Included

The cost of the exam is included with the purchase of an Ultimate Self-Study Combo.

Course FAQ's

Do I have to purchase a course to buy a certification exam?

NO. You do not have to purchase a course to purchase a certification exam.

Do all Mile2 courses map to a role-based career path?

All of our courses can be taken independently. In order to help guide our students on their cybersecurity career journey we have developed the Mile2 Certification Roadmap. This helpful resource maps specific courses to Role-based career tracks.

What Mile2 Courses/Tracks are Available?

There are over 30 Mile2 courses and certifications. The courses follow Role-Based Career paths in the areas of Foundations, Management, Prevention, Recovery, and Auditing.

Please see our Certification Roadmap for full details.

What Self-Study courses are available?

All of our courses are available as Ultimate Self-Study Combos. The purchase of these courses gives you access to all training videos, materials, exam preps, exam simulators, 1 exam and 1 free 2nd chance exam. The only exception is Red Vs Blue as this course requires multiple participants and is available as a Live Class only.

Are Mile2 courses transferable/shareable?

You cannot transfer, share or give your self- study material to another person. The following is noted when you access your course material through your account. “Important Notice: By accessing the mile2® online course material, practice tests, exams, and related files, the student agrees to the following. I understand that my license to use mile2 electronic course materials is exclusively for my individual professional development. I will not transfer nor will I allow others to use the course materials or the test questions. I will not use any part of this material for teaching others nor will I incorporate it, nor allow it to be incorporated, in any other training materials or publications, electronic or print, without prior specific written consent of mile2®.”