Boost Your Career With Cisco Certifications

Cisco certification is one of the most valuable and industry-recognized credential these days. Cisco certificate offers recognition of technical expertise with networking technologies. The five levels of Cisco network certification are: Entry, Associate, Professional, Expert, and Architect.

Let’s provide you the overview of the four famous certifications of Cisco:

1. CCENT Certification

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification validates the skills required for entry-level network support positions. It opens doors to a career in networking. CCENT certification will help you stand out from the crowd in entry-level positions. The CCENT certification requires you to pass the ICND1-100-101 exam.

2. CCNA Certification

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification is designed to ensure proficiency and skills to operate, troubleshoot, and install a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security and ability in various fields such as routing and switching essentials, scaling networks, and connecting networks, and introduction to networks. CCNA credential requires one to three years of work experience in networking.

3. CCNP Certification

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification is designed to ensure proficiency and skills to implement, plan, troubleshoot and verify local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, video solutions, wireless, and voice and foundation in physical networking along with virtual network functions. CCNP certification requires the minimum one year of networking experience in complex network solutions.

4. CCDA Certification

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) certification is the associate-level credential that represents knowledge of the design of Cisco internetwork infrastructure and demonstrates skills required to design routed and switched networks, LANs, and WANs and knowledge of campus designs, data centers, network security, voice, and wireless LANs. CCDA credential requires at least one year of experience in the design of small- to medium-sized networks using Cisco products.

So, start preparing for Cisco certification exams with the interactive lessons, test-preps, quizzes, exercises, and many more learning resources offered by uCertify.

 

Juan Zambrano Burgos has over 5+ years of experience in the Information Technology Domain. He is currently working with Arkavia Networks as Project Engineer. He is a winner of national and international MCO region in a Cisco Networking Academy competition – NetRiders 2013 in Latin America and the Caribbean.  He has successfully qualified 7 IT certification exam, namely: CCNPCCNA, CompTIA A+, NSE, and FCNSA, Paessler Certified Monitoring Expert 2015, Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician

He recently reviewed our CCNP-Switch-300-115 Course and has provided the following feedback, that we are more than happy to share:

“uCertify is an excellent tool that enables students to prepare for certification exams. It provides official course material, besides videos that complement the learner. The interesting thing about this site is that it allows monitoring your learning and identify your weaknesses from online tests. Another thing that I rescue is the highest number of questions to prepare for your certification exam.
Another feature of the platform that was found fabulous option flashcard, which easily can learn and memorize the terms of each chapter.

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We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user experience. To know more about Mr. Juan Zambrano Burgos, you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile.

 

Ralf Tyolumun Daniel, has a year of experience in IT domain and is currently working at MPINFRASTRUCTURE having appreciable knowledge in the field of Network Fundamentals; LAN Switching Technologies; Routing Technologies; Infrastructure Services; Infrastructure Management; and Infrastructure Security accessed uCertify’s Cisco CCNA 200-125 course and provided a feedback which we are really happy to share with you:

We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user experience. To know more about Mr. Daniel, you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile.

 

Babashehu Mohammad, a student from Ahmad Bello University, having appreciable knowledge in the field of Network Fundamentals; LAN Switching Technologies; Routing Technologies; Infrastructure Services; Infrastructure Management; and Infrastructure Security accessed uCertify’s Cisco CCNA 200-125 course and provided a feedback which we are really happy to share with you:

We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user experience. To know more about Mr. Babashehu Mohammad, you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile.

uCertify offers certification prep for Cisco CCNA 210-255 SECOPS certification exam for students. So, start your prep for the 210-255 SECOPS certification exam today with CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS 210-255 Official Cert Guide. The course focuses on the objectives of the Cisco CCNA 210-255 SECOPS exam and provides skills to start a career within a Security Operations Center (SOC), working with Cybersecurity Analysts at the associate level. uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout this course. These interactive activities keep learners engaged and make learning fun. The course contains detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding.

Cisco 210-255 SECOPS certification exam is the second of the two required exams to earn the associate-level CCNA Cyber Ops certification and validates skills of the candidates to start a career within a Security Operations Center (SOC), working with Cybersecurity Analysts at the associate level. The SECFND exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills required to successfully handle the tasks, duties, and responsibilities of an associate-level Security Analyst working in a SOC.

So, what are you waiting for? Gear up to be a Cisco 210-255 SECOPS certified with uCertify!

 

Be a Cisco 210-250 SECFND certified with CCNA Cyber Ops course and performance-based labs. Performance-based labs are versatile – labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. The course and labs cover all the objectives of the 210-250 SECFND exam and provide knowledge of cybersecurity basic principles, foundational knowledge, and core skills needed to grasp the more associate-level materials in the second required an exam, Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations (SECOPS). The course comes with full-length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.

Cisco 210-250 SECFND certification exam is the first step of the two required exams to get the CCNA Cyber Ops certification. The SECFND exam validates the candidate’s expertise in cybersecurity’s foundational knowledge, basic principles, and core skills required to understand the more advanced associate-level materials in the second required an exam, Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations (SECOPS). The SECFND certification provides the job role of an associate-level Security Operations Center (SOC) Security Analyst.

So, get ready to be a Cisco 210-250 SECFND certified with uCertify!

Themba Hadebe has over 8+ years of experience in the Information Technology Domain. He is experienced Network Engineer at SITA with a demonstrated history of working in the telecommunications industry and skilled in MPLS, VoIP, VPN Technologies and Concepts modems, QoS, and Cisco and Huawei Certified.

He recently accessed our CCNP Routing and Switching ROUTE 300-101 course and has provided the following feedback, that we are more than happy to share:

“I am very happy to report that everything is included for the new exams in this edition. I really enjoy the book writing style, it is written in a manner how people talk in normal conversation and has a good sense of humor which tends to alleviate some of the more dry portions. The course also doesn’t bore you with additional information that is irrelevant to the exam although it does have additional sections that are labeled ” that do cover more in-depth topics that are not necessary to pass the exam.”

We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user experience. You can check out the complete post here. To know more about Mr.Themba Hadebe, you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile.

We just released simulator (uCertify Lab) for CompTIA HIT-001 (Health Care Technician) exam. The certification course covers the knowledge and skills required to implement, deploy, and support healthcare IT systems in U.S. clinical setting. The exam is intended for IT professionals who are CompTIA A+ certified or have 500 hours of hands-on IT technical experience in the field, plus the knowledge/skills necessary in clinical setting.

uCertify LABS is the latest offering from uCertify. They create live environment to give hands on experience. uCertify  labs are inexpensive and a safe way to explore and learn. The labs are versatile – labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments. The CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician HIT-001 Lab contains 71 activities and 13 videos. For more information visit –

http://www.ucertify.com/courses/HIT-001-lab.html

Cisco has redesigned its Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification to reflect new skills required of security, voice, and wireless experts. In addition to the curriculum changes for its associate-level CCNA certification, Cisco also has rebranded the certification to “CCNA Routing and Switching.”

 

In addition to Routing and Switching, new CCNA designations in the upgraded certification program also include CCNA Voice, CCNA Security, CCNA Wireless, CCNA SP Operations and CCDA.  The updates include comprehensive troubleshooting, technologies such as IPv6, and updated software on Cisco routers and switches.

 

The new exams and training will be available starting March 26, 2013.

 

Beginning October 1, 2013, the 640-816 ICND2 exam will be replaced by  200-101 ICND2 , the 640-822 ICND1 by 100-101 ICND1, and the 640-802 CCNA exam will be replaced by  200-120 CCNA. For more details, see:

 

http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/exams/list/icnd2.html

http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/exams/list/icnd1.html

http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/exams/list/ccna_composite.html

Cisco has announced the imminent retirement of their CCIE Storage Networking Certification. This certification has a written exam (code: 350-040) as well as a lab component.


While the announcement was effective Feb 5, 2013, candidates may continue to take the written exam through April 30, 2013. As from May 1, 2013, this exam will not be offered. The last date to test for the lab exam is June 30, 2013. If, as of July 1, 2013, a candidate has passed the written test but not the lab exam, they should consider the CCIE Data Center certification or a Data Center Specialist certification.