Cloud Infrastructure and Services (CIS) v3 FAQs

What are the available CIS v3 training options?
CIS v3 training options include Online-Instructor-Led training and Video ILT-Stream. Availability dates for each option are shown in the chart below.

 

Delivery ModeAvailabilityPurchase Options
StarterKit (Video ILT-Stream)AvailableOrder Now!
Online/Remote Instructor-Led Training (OILT)AvailableOrder Now!

 

2. How do I find more information on the CIS v3 course?
To download the CIS v3 course description, click here. To view course schedules and registration information, Please visit the EMC Education services website at http://education.EMC.com/CIS (EMC employees click here).

 

3. Will the previous version of the CIS course remain available?
No. The CIS v3 course will completely replace the CIS v2 course.

 

4. How is CIS v3 differ from CIS v2?
CIS v3 training and certification provides foundational knowledge on need and impact of digital and IT transformation, and the role of Cloud adoption for a successful transformation. In addition to the fundamental compute, storage and network requirements, CISv3 discusses about the influence of modern applications, modern infrastructure and the need of people and right processes for effective adoption of Cloud. . For additional details, Visit here.

 

5. Is there a new exam aligned to the CIS v3 course?
Yes, DEA-2TT3 is the new exam that aligns with CIS v3. This exam is available starting March 23, 2018. During the period March 23, 2018 – August 1, 2018, both E10-002 and the new DEA-2TT3 exams will be available in parallel. E10-002 is scheduled to retire on August 1, 2018.

 

6. I’ve already begun preparing for EMCCIS certification using CIS course material. What should I do?
If you have already begun preparing for the E10-002 Cloud Infrastructure and Services Exam using CIS training materials, we recommend that you take the E10-002 exam on or before August 1, 2018.

 

7. Is the new DEA-2TT3 CIS v3 exam available?
The DEA-2TT3 Cloud Infrastructure and Services Version 3 Exam will be available at Pearson VUE testing centers worldwide starting March 23, 2018. Visit here to view the exam description and take the practice test.

 

8. I am already a certified EMCCIS; will my credential (based on CIS) expire?
No. If you are already a certified Associate – Cloud Infrastructure and Services, your existing Associate-level certification does not expire and continues to qualify as a prerequisite for achieving Cloud Architect and Elastic Cloud Storage Specialist-level certifications.

 

9. What credential will be achieved by passing DEA-2TT3?
Candidates who pass the DEA-2TT3 Associate - Cloud Infrastructure and Services Version 3 Exam will achieve the Associate - Cloud Infrastructure and Services Version 3 credential, a qualifying prerequisite for achieving Cloud Architect and Elastic Cloud Storage Specialist-level certifications.

 

10. I am unfamiliar with the Dell EMC Proven Professional Program, but want to learn more about cloud. What course should I take?
We recommend that you prepare for the DEA-2TT3 Cloud Infrastructure and Services Version 3 Exam using the updated CIS v3 training material.