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Cisco certification

A series of programs that provide certification of competency in Cisco networking products. Administered throughout the world at authorized Cisco centers, the various certification levels are offered:


CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate
Small office/home office (SOHO) certification for LANs, WANs and dial-up services in networks of 100 nodes or less.


CCNP - Cisco Certified Network Professional
Certification for LANs, WANs and dial-up services in organizations with networks of 100 to 500 nodes.


CCIE - Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert
Highest level. Applicants select one of several tracks including "routing and switching," "WAN switching," and "SNA/IP Integration." Hands-on lab work is also required.
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Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) said the American National Standards Institute has accredited several Cisco Career Certifications under the Accreditation Program for Personnel Certification Bodies.
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) is no longer the highest certification offered by Cisco as it announced today the "Cisco Certified Architect" (CCA) Certifications as the new highest level of accreditation achievable within Cisco Career Certifications.
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Don Field, senior manager for Cisco's Learning Solutions Group, notes that the company continually evaluates and updates the Cisco Career Certifications program based on industry changes and customer feedback.
Combined with the remote labs virtual lab environment, students will now have unprecedented flexibility in achieving Cisco Career Certifications.
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Built upon the highly successful Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) program, Cisco Career Certifications address the growing demand worldwide for more trained computer networking professionals and operates across the disciplines of network design and network support, providing individuals with a wealth of flexible options for career development.
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The Cisco Career Certifications program helps develop and increase the number of highly trained individuals while establishing viable career paths in today's competitive networking industry," said Gareth Hancock, Acquisitions Editor for Osborne/McGraw-Hill.
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