As Enterprises migrate toward controller based architectures, the role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving and more vital than ever. To prepare for this network transition, the CCNA Routing and Switching certification will not only prepare you with the knowledge of foundational technologies, but ensure you stay relevant with skill sets needed for the adoption of next generation technologies.
The role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving significantly as enterprise networks encounter increased business demands and technology advancements. To meet these challenges, skilled IT professionals are needed with up-to-date, networking skills. For individuals looking to build and validate CISCO networking fundamentals, the CISCO CCNA Routing and Switching program focuses on foundational IP networking skills required to deploy, operate and troubleshoot network layers 1-3. It introduces awareness of programmable networks (SDN), VPN technologies, adoption of IPv6, virtualized and cloud services, along with knowledge of QoS concepts and the ability to ensure critical traffic is being properly prioritized.