Citrix credentials distinguish an elite set of IT professionals who have proven their expertise in Citrix solutions, opening doors to a multitude of personal and professional rewards. Organised into three levels of certification based on job roles, Citrix certification is the the best way to prove knowledge and experience to employers, hiring managers or clients.
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
The Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) is for IT administrators. The CCA validates the skills necessary to implement a specific Citrix product. Delegates can choose from:
- CCA Citrix XenDesktop 5. Exam: A19 Citrix XenDesktop 5 Administration. Prepare with CXD-202-1 Citrix XenDesktop 5 Administration
- CCA for Citrix NetScaler 10 Exam: A28 Citrix NetScaler 10 Essentials and Networking. Prepare with CNS-205 Citrix NetScaler 10 Essentials
- CCA for Citrix XenApp 6 Exam: A20 Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration. Prepare with CXA-206 Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration
- CCA for Citrix XenServer 6 Exam: A26 Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration. Prepare with CXS-203 Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration
- CCA for Citrix NetScaler 9 Exam: A21 Basic Administration for Citrix NetScaler 9.2. Prepare with CNS-203 Basic Administration for Citrix NetScaler 9.2
- CCA for Citrix Access Gateway 9 Enterprise Edition Exam: A13 Implementing Citrix Access Gateway 9.0 Enterprise Edition. Prepare with CAG-200 Implementing Citrix Access Gateway 9.0 Enterprise Edition
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
The Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA), takes the Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) one step further with in-depth product specialization by certifying in-depth skills such as monitoring, optimizing and troubleshooting.
CCAA for Citrix XenApp 6 Exam: A22 Citrix XenApp 6.5 Advanced Administration Prepare with CXA-301 Citrix Xenapp 6.5 Advanced Administration
Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer (CCEE) for Virtualization
For seasoned professionals, the CCEE certifies the ability to integrate multiple Citrix products into a comprehensive virtualization solution, as well as smoothly plan and execute Citrix implementations. The steps are as follows:
- Attain CCA Certifications for:
- Attain CCAA for Citrix XenApp 6 (Prepare with CXA-301 Citrix Xenapp 6.5 Advanced Administration)
- Pass Exam A25 Engineering a Citrix Virtualization Solution. Prepare with CVE-401 Engineering a Citrix Virtualization Solution
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA) for Virtualization
The highest level of certification available, the CCIA proves the ability to design and analyze comprehensive end-to-end virtualized environments based on Citrix best practices based on the following three steps.
- CCEE for Virtualization
- Architect-level experience (recommended)
- Exam A16 Architecting a Citrix Virtualization Solution Prepare with CVA-500 Architecting a Citrix Virtualization Solution