CCNP - Cisco Certified Network Professional


CCNP is the most popular professional-level certification program. The Professional level is an advanced level of certification that shows more expertise with networking skills. The focus is on managing routers and switches as well as edge applications that integrate voice, wireless, and security into the network. 

The Students can choose to get this certification among following technologies: 
CCNP Cloud
CCNP Collaboration
CCNP Data Center
CCNP Routing and Switching
CCNP Security
CCNP Service Provider
CCNP Wireless

CCNP Cloud
The CCNP Cloud certification is a lab-based training and certification program that is targeted at Cloud engineers, Cloud Administrators, Cloud Designers, and Architects working in Data Centers. This program delivers the knowledge and skills necessary to design, provision, automate and manage Cloud and Infrastructure-as-a-Service deployments. 

Prerequisites:  Valid CCNA Cloud certification or any CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP Collaboration
This is for the professionals who want develop advanced collaboration skills designing, deploying, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco Collaboration and Unified Communications applications, devices and networks, the Cisco CCNP Collaboration certification is a job-role-focused training and certification program that will expand your skills and ability to deliver business value. 

Prerequisites: Valid CCNA Collaboration certification or any Cisco CCIE/CCDE certification can act as a prerequisite.


CCNP Data Center
The CCNP Data Center certification and training program offers comprehensive certification and Professional-level skills focused on the data center solutions, technologies and best practices to design, implement, and manage a modern data center infrastructure.

Prerequisites: Valid Cisco CCNA Data Center certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP Routing and Switching certification validate the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. 

Prerequisites: Valid Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP Security certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices, and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

Prerequisites: Valid CCNA Security certification or any CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP Service Provider certification is for service provider network engineers, systems engineers, and network specialists who are responsible for delivering a scalable carrier-grade infrastructure capable of rapid expansion to support ongoing introduction of new managed services and other customer requirements.

Prerequisites: Valid Cisco CCNA Service Provider, or valid Cisco CCIP, or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.


CCNP Wireless
CCNP Wireless certification addresses the need for designing, implementing, and securing Cisco Wireless networks for optimal performance. CCNP Wireless certification emphasizes wireless networking principles and theory. It also recognizes the expertise and technical acumen of wireless professionals who can assess and translate network business requirements into technical specifications that in turn, result in successful business outcomes.

Prerequisites: Valid Cisco CCNA Wireless or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.



Each certification required different eligibility criteria. Please check the related certification detail.


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1 comment(s)

Emma - Mon 12 Mar 2018

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