Digital transformation is changing the world –As the Internet of Things evolves and grows, core routing and switching skills become increasingly more important. Digital transformation of business is forcing companies to take full advantage of technology for greater impact.
But how can IT professionals stay ahead of these fast paced changes in trends and technologies?
Cisco is announcing updates to its most popular certification, CCNA Routing and Switching which will enable customers to fully benefit from the power of Cisco's latest technologies. The role and skills required of a core network engineer will evolve significantly. Through these next generation training and certification offerings, IT professionals will be able to demonstrate to hiring managers that they are ready to design and deploy the best in industry solutions.
The CCNA R&S certification has been updated to meet these latest shifts in technologies. Key updates include:
View the CCNA Routing and Switching Exam Revisions for additional details on the exam updates.
The CCNA Routing and Switching exams and trainings are being revised from v2.0 to v3.0 Candidates can choose to take either the version 2.0 exams or version 3.0 exams. The last day to test for the 200-120 CCNAX v2.0 and 100-101 ICND1 v2.0 exams will be August 20, 2016. The last day to test for the 200-101 ICND2 v2.0 exam will be September 24, 2016.
Existing CCENT certified individuals can achieve CCNA R&S certification by passing either ICND2 (200-101 or 200-105) or CCNA composite (200-120 or 200-125) exams.
For comments or questions on the above information, please contact Cisco Certification Support.