The Implementing Cisco IOS Unified Communications exam is part of Cisco's CCNA Voice certification which comprises of 3 exams. It is a required piece to the certification.
The certification is targeted at Network computer support technician involved with managing and administrating voice technology. The exam covers IP telephony installation, configuration, and maintenance skills by testing a candidate's knowledge of implementing and configuring small- to medium sized IP Telephony solutions using Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Cisco Unity Express, and the UC500 Smart Business Communications System solutions. The Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) 640-553 course provides elaborated study of the network security. This course is broadly classified in the following groups: Security threats in a modern network infrastructures, securing the Cisco routers and switches, implementing AAA on the Cisco routers using local router database and external ACS, mitigating threats to the Cisco routers and networks using ACLs, implementing secure network management, mitigate common Layer 2 attacks, implementing the Cisco IOS firewall feature set using SDM, implementing the Cisco IOS IPS feature set using SDM, implementing site-to-site VPNs on Cisco Routers using SDM.
IINS covers various security threats, implementing, and securing the network devices and the network associated with them. CThe candidates who have interest in the network security should have completed the recommended Cisco training. After completing certification, they will be able to configure and implement a secured network and mitigate security issues.
|What is the exam registration fee?||150-295|
|Where do I take the exam?||The Cisco 640-460 exam is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||There are no any technical pre requisite for this certification.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 55-65 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||90 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||Based on statistical analysis|
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Cisco CCNA Voice certification, Cisco's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||Cisco CCNA Voice certification expires three years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. Click here|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the 640-460, click here.|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A Cisco CCNA Voice certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: