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Cisco Press Launches Suite of Products for New CCNP Certification Exams

Certification Guides, Cert Kits Featured

Indianapolis, IN— Cisco Press, the official publisher to the CCNP exams, brings an unmatched and unique portfolio of learning and preparation products to the new 2009 CCNP® certification exams launched today by Cisco. Available to certification candidates are a variety of products including video, flash cards, books, and e-books.

The new suite includes three Certification Guides and introduces a new product line for mid- to late-stage exam preparation, the Cert Kits, available for all three exams. Each Cert Kit provides a value-priced package combining video, print and electronic quick reference sheets, and online flash card preparation tools. Portable Command Guides and Foundational Learning Guides will also be available in spring 2010.

A complete listing of new CCNP products is available at

News Facts:


  • The previous version of the CCNP required four exams: BSCI, BCMSN, ONT and ISCW. The revised certification now requires three 120-minute exams:

    • ROUTE #642-902 Implementing Cisco IP Routing
    • SWITCH #642-813—Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks
    • TSHOOT #642-832——Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP

  • The new CCNP courses and e-learning materials are available now. The exams will be available in March/April 2010.
  • CCNP is the second most popular Cisco Certification, after CCNA®.
  • No other imprint publishes to the CCNP certification
  • Cisco Press CCNP products can be purchased at your favorite local bookstore, computer/electronic store, online bookseller, or

Product Information

CCNP Titles available now from Cisco Press :

CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Cert Kit / 1587203170 / 9781587203176
CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Cert Kit / 1587203189 / 9781587203183

CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Cert Flash Cards Online /1587059029 / 9781587059025
CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Cert Flash Cards Online /1587059037 / 9781587059032
CCNP TSHOOT642-832 Cert Flash Cards Online / 1587059045 / 9781587059049

CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Quick Reference (e-book) / 1587140101 / 9781587140105
CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Quick Reference (e-book) / 158714011X / 9781587140112
CCNP TSHOOT 642-832 Quick Reference (e-book) / 1587140128 / 9781587140129
*Printed bundle of all three Quick References:
CCNP Routing and Switching Quick Reference (642-902, 642-813, 642-832), 2nd Edition / 1587202840 / 9781587202841

Available February 2010
CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Official Certification Guide / 1587202530 / 9781587202537
CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Official Certification Guide / 1587202433 / 9781587202438
CCNP TSHOOT 642-832 Official Certification Guide / 1587058448 / 9781587058448
*Discount-bundled package of all three Certification Guides:
CCNP Routing and Switching Official Certification Library / 1587202247 / 9781587202247

Available in spring 2010
CCNP TSHOOT 642-832 Cert Kit / 1587141205 / 9781587141201
CCNP ROUTE Portable Command Guide / 1587202492 / 9781587202490
CCNP SWITCH Portable Command Guide / 1587202484 / 9781587202483
Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) / 1587058820 / 9781587058820
Implementing Cisco Switched Networks (SWITCH) / 1587058847 / 9781587058844
Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT) / 1587058766 / 9781587058769
CCNP Routing and Switching Foundational Learning Library / 1587058855 / 9781587058851

About Cisco Press
Cisco Press, a partnership between Cisco Systems® (NASDAQ:CSCO) and Pearson (NYSE:PSO), is the official publisher of Cisco® networking technology and Cisco certification self-study materials for networking students and professionals. With products designed to help users prepare for Cisco certifications and master the implementation and support of a diverse range of networking technologies, Cisco Press provides a variety of products to suit individual learning styles. Cisco Press resources are the only print companions reviewed and approved by Cisco Systems for use in the Cisco Networking Academy Program. Cisco Press products can be purchased at your favorite local bookstore, computer/electronic store, online bookseller, or at Pearson is also co-founder, with O'Reilly Media Inc., of Safari Books Online, the premier on-demand content library providing thousands of expert reference materials through a single point of contact, including expert technology, creative and design, industry and management resources in video, audio and written formats.