The CompTIA Network+ certification exam is a standalone certification from CompTIA with the exam code N10-004.
The certification is targeted at network professionals, system administrators and technicians involved with setting up and troubleshooting IT networks. The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security.
The current version of CompTIA Network+, exam code N10-004 was released Dec. 1, 2011. The revised objectives address virtual networking and give increased attention to network security and coverage of the seven-layer OSI (Open System Interconnection) model.
|What is the exam registration fee?||253|
|Where do I take the exam?||The CompTIA Network+ 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?||While there are no official prerequisites to take the Network+ certifications, both CompTIA and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have passed the CompTIA A+ certification and have nine months or more of networking experience.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 100 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||90 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||720
(on a scale of 0-1000)
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Network+ certification examination, CompTIA's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||The exam N10-004 has retired on Aug 31, 2012|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the N10-004, click here.|
|Which certification covers this exam?|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A CompTIA Network+ certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: