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Cisco IP Telephony Design Specialist

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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: $465 (shortest track)               

Summary:
For individuals who design IP Telephony multi-service network solutions. Cisco IP Telephony Design Specialists can design a scalable, converged network using QoS, Cisco Call Manager clustering, H.323, MGCP, or SIP signaling protocols, and assess the scope of work required to integrate legacy TDM PBXs and voice mail systems into an existing data network.

Initial Requirements:
You must hold a valid CCDA or any CCIE certification. You must then pass three additional exams: Unified Communications Architecture and Design ($200); Cisco Lifecycle Services for Advanced Unified Communications (online $65); and Implementing Cisco Quality of Service ($200). Training is available but not required.

Continuing Requirements:
Certification is valid for two years. To recertify, you must re-take and pass all exams for this certification. Please note: this includes ALL exams whether refreshed or not. Alternatively, you can pass a current CCIE or CCDE written exam.
Achieving or recertifying CCDE or any CCIE automatically extends your active Specialist certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved.


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