Cisco Certification Updates
Cisco has been the vital organization with wide range of certifications and services to the entire world. People from every aspect of life are now focusing on the Cisco certification because all kinds of professional certification that verifies the expertise of the person and most of all they are quite important for career building in the competitive business markets. All the tests that are conducted for granting the certification are administered by the Pearson VUE. Time to time Cisco provide updates about all the information about the certifications and new features. The latest details of certification are as follows.
Cisco Career Oriented Certifications
These certifications include two main items.
- IT professional certifications.
- Cisco systems products.
Levels of Certifications
There are five different levels of career certifications
- Entry level
- Associate level
Every one can choose according to its qualification or expertise.In addition to this 7 pathways have also been designed such as Routing & Switching, Network Security, Service provider information, Networking and Storage and Wireless communications.
Many of the universities adapt the Cisco training techniques and those which tech Cisco as a subject of the degree programs area known as Cisco Network Academies. All the students’ o such academies undergo typical process of examinations which can be retired any time. Many learning partners are working for these networking training programs such as Cisco 360 and CCIE.
All of the Cisco certifications such as CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCSP, CCENT, CCVP, and CCDP have the validation period of three years and all the CCIE certifications has the validation of 2 years .recertification require reexaminations, if previously passed then one can go for the next level of examination.
The most common Cisco Certification is the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician CCENT.CCENT has all the basic factors of study of networking technologies many technicians from allover the world prefer this certification before enjoying. By earning this certificate one can learn how to install and maintain the small networks.ahead this certification there is CCNA.
Associate certifications comes at the level 2 in Cisco certifications .All sub certifications of associate certifications is divided according to the subjects such as CCNA,a ll the examination at this level cost the US $ 250.CCNA certifications validate sth network security at the bets level.CCDA belongs to the design it includes Lans,Wans, and brand band knowledge.
CNP standard for the Cisco Certified Network Professional certification that efficiently evaluates the expertise to install,maintain,configure and troubleshoot the local and wide area networks with at least 500 end users devices or systems.o reach the this level CCNA certification is required.
CCNP standards tests
- 642-901 BSCI: Building Scalable Cisco Internet works BSCI
- 642-812 BCMSN: Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks BCMSN
- 642-825 ISCW: Implementing Secure Converged Wide Area Networks ISCW
- 642-845 ONT: Optimizing Converged Cisco Networks (ONT)
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
CCDP Certification is another advanced Network design certification which is used for validating all the Interconnected Cisco Devices.with the help of this certification networking engineers and professionals can learn new design, topologies, networking strategies, addressing schemes, security management and virtual private network the very advanced networks.Cisco periodically update all the criteria and standards of its certifications according to the modern approaches and techniques closely to the implementation in the related fields. cisco has also flourished its range of certifications including new technology and new subjects such as bites and nanotechnology.Many universities and colleges promotes Cisco certifications programs to let the people know the importance and worth of these certifications in their careers and practical lives.