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Cisco Certified Network Professional - Data Center (CCNP)

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This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
Cisco Systems
San Jose, CA USA
Phone: 800-553-6387
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Skill Level: Intermediate                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $800 (shortest track)               

Summary:
For business services and technology architects, and presales, design, and implementation engineers who design, install, and maintain data centers.

Initial Requirements:
You must hold a valid CCNA or any CCIE certification. You must then pass 4 exams: Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing, AND Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric and EITHER Designing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing and Designing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric, OR Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Unified Computing and Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric. Exams are $200 each. Training is available but not required.

Continuing Requirements:
Cisco professional-level certifications are valid for three years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:

•Any current 642-xxx professional-level exam
•Any current Cisco CCIE written exam
•The current Cisco CCDE written exam OR current CCDE practical exam
•The Cisco CCAr interview AND the CCAr board review to extend lower certifications


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