The Cisco certified Internetwork Expert (More About CCNA). And finally ends at is the final course offered by Cisco. Cisco is the only organization which provides a systematic course on networking from the base to expert level. The journey begins with which was already discussed on our section
Different Flavors of CCIE
There are various certifications depending on the specification
- Routing and Switching
- Service provider
There are so many companies available who produce various network devices such as router, switch, firewall etc. But Cisco devices are considered to be the best in the market in quality, security, troubleshooting point of view. More over Cisco’s training structure is the best in teaching as well as learning point of view. So if anyone has the knowledge about Cisco devices then he can cope up with any other device.
Why CCIE (Security)
Now a day’s security is the main concern of any company. There are various hacking techniques available through which anyone can access to any important data. So for perfect security, companies are ready pay handsome amount of salary to the security guys and to purchase expensive security devices.
The Cisco certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) security the ultimate certification for the individual who have extensive knowledge and skills to implement, maintain and troubleshoot Cisco network security solutions. It considered being one of the best and toughest certification in current market throughout the world. After certification he not only can draw a huge sum of salary but also considered as the best security provider to any organization
There is no requirement of any pre certification to go for(not as like in where we need to be certified). The whole certification consists of two exams. First we have to go for two hour written certification exam. After passing the written exam we are illegible for the lab. We can write the written exam in any Pearson vue center. We have to go for the initial lab exam within 18 months of passing CCIE written exam. If we unable to pass the lab exam within three years of passing the written exam then we have to go for the written exam again before the lab exam.
The lab exam is last for 8 hour and only held in selected Cisco office location throughout the world. In India, only in Bangalore such facility is available till now