The NEW Information Storage and Management v3 Exam (E05-001) is now available. This exam focuses on information storage and management in a data center. It includes third platform technologies, intelligent storage systems, software-defined storage, storage networking technologies, and various business continuity options – along with security and management of a storage infrastructure. A limited number of questions refer to product examples that are used in the training to reinforce the knowledge of technologies and concepts.
The Information Storage and Management v2 Exam (E10-001) will retire on December 31, 2015.
1. How do I find and register for the ISM v3 training course?
To download the ISM v3 course description, view course schedules, and register; please visit the EMC Education services website at http://education.EMC.com/ISM (EMC employees click here).
2. Will the ISM v2 course remain available?
No. The ISM v2 course will be replaced by ISM v3 course when the new curriculum and exam launch on Aug 28, 2015.
3. When is the new E05-001 ISM v3 exam available?
The E05-001 Information Storage and Management Version 3 Exam will be available at Pearson VUE testing centers worldwide starting August 28, 2015. Visit http://education.EMC.com/ISM to access the exam description and take the practice test. To find a testing center near you and register for an exam, please visit http://pearsonvue.com/emc.
4. What credential will be achieved by passing the E05-001 ISM v3 Exam?
Candidates who pass the E05-001 Information Storage and Management Version 3 Exam will achieve the Information Storage Associate (EMCISA) Version 3 credential, a qualifying prerequisite for achieving most of the Specialist-level certifications.
5. I am already a certified EMCISA. Will my credential (based on ISM v2 or ISM) expire?
No. If you are already a certified EMC Proven Professional Information Storage Associate (EMCISA), your existing Associate-level certification does not expire and continues to qualify as a prerequisite for achieving Specialist-level certification where ISMv2 or ISM is applicable.
6. When will the E10-001 Information Storage and Management v2 Exam retire?
The E10-001 Information Storage and Management (ISM) v2 Exam, which is the exam that supports the Information Storage and Management Associate Version 2 (EMCISA) certification, will retire on December 31, 2015.
7. I’ve already begun preparing for EMCISA certification using ISM v2, what should I do?
If you have already begun preparing for the E10-001 Information Storage and Management v2 Exam using ISM v2 training materials, we recommend that you plan to take and pass the exam on or before December 31, 2015.
8. I am new to the EMC Proven Professional Program, what should I do?
We recommend that you prepare for the E05-001 Information Storage and Management Version 3 Exam using ISM v3 training materials.