Cisco is an American Multinational Company and an IT and Networking Leader. Leonard Bosack and Sandy Lerner founded Cisco in 1984. Cisco has its headquarters in San Jose, California, lies amidst the Silicon Valley. Check Robbins is the CEO of Cisco. Cisco develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware and software, telecommunications and advanced technology products and services.
CCNA Scope in India is massive. Every sector has a requirement of a Network Engineers to look after their Networking Infrastructure. CCNA Certification plays an important role by providing candidates with the fundamental level skills and knowledge of Networking. They have different product and service offerings to support their clients in every way.
Along with providing products and services, Cisco also provides Certifications in domains like Routing and Switching, Security, Collaboration, Data Center, Service Provider, Cyber Ops, Cloud, Wireless and Industrial. Certification marks its presence in four levels, which are Entry, Associate, Professional, and Expert. Architect Certification is the top level of Certification provided by Cisco.
Entry Level – Entry level includes two certifications viz CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Level Technician) and CCT (Cisco Certified Technician). Either of the certifications is obligatory to pursue the Associate Level Certification. CCENT provides entry-level network operating positions and is the beginning of a path breaking career in networking. CCT also includes CCT Routing and Switching and CCT Data Center.
Associate Level – Associate Level includes Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) Certifications. Associate Level Certifications help candidates install, maintain and troubleshoot basic enterprise networks. CCNA is the foundation of next level certifications. Associate Level certification takes place in Routing and Switching, Service Provider, Collaboration, Data Center, Cyber Ops, Security, Wireless, Cloud and Industrial domains.
Professional Level – Professional Level includes Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) Certifications. Professional Level Certification is an advanced level of certification providing expertise with networking skills. Each Certification includes a different technology which is Routing and Switching, Service Provider, Collaboration, Data Center, Security, Wireless and Cloud.