Certifies expert-level knowledge and skill for building an extensible Service Provider infrastructure to deliver rich managed services. The updated CCIE Service Provider Certification requirements are aligned to the job role of network engineers responsible for provisioning networks to support media-rich applications and services. The updated version 4.0 exams (4.1 for the Written) will cover Service Provider Architecture and Evolution, Core Routing, Service Provider Based Services, Access and Aggregation, High Availability and Fast Convergence, Service Provider Security, and Service Provider Operation and Management.
CCIE Service Provider Written Exam Announcements:
Cisco has announced a major revamp for their CCIE and CCDE written exams, starting July 26,2016 Cisco will include a new section titled “Evolving Technologies”.
The new section will be added to all written certification exams, while lab exams will not be changed. Evolving technologies section will include hot topics like iOT, Cloud and Network Programmability and it will cover 10% of overall exam curriculum, while remaining 90% will be combined from the core technologies questions.Candidates will have to prepare for the updated credentials using recalibrated exam versions X.1 starting from July 25th, 2016.
CCIE Service Provider Lab Exam Announcements:
Candidates should prepare using the CCIE Service Provider Lab Blueprint version 4.0.