Certifies expert-level knowledge of Voice-over-IP (VoIP) solutions in an enterprise environment. Forthcoming developments in this technology promise a dynamic career choice. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert Voice (CCIE Voice) experts are capable of building and configuring complex end-to-end telephony networks, troubleshooting and resolving VoIP-related problems and ensuring quality of service using in-depth understanding of Layer 2 and 3 network infrastructure. CCIE Voice may be the challenge for you. Successful certification candidates will possess the skill to help companies accelerate business processes, increase productivity, and speed innovation.
|There are no formal prerequisites for CCIE certification.|
|STEPS TO CERTIFICATION|
Step 1: CCIE Voice Written Exam
You must pass the two-hour, written qualification exam, which covers networking concepts and some equipment commands before you are eligible to schedule the lab exam.
|Associated Certifications:||CCIE Voice|
|Duration:||120 minutes (90-110 questions)|
Step 2: CCIE Data Center Lab Exam
The CCIE lab exam is an eight-hour, hands-on exam which requires you to configure a Cisco enterprise voice solution over an IP network. Although basic network connectivity is provided, you will be responsible for configuring the pre-installed applications to satisfy the requirements of the lab, and to troubleshoot important parameters of a voice network, such as quality of service, VLANs, gateways and gatekeepers.
|CCIE certifications are valid for two years and must be recertified every two years thereafter.|