Cisco Certified Network Associate Service Provider (CCNA SP) certification is for service provider network engineers, technicians and designers who focus on the latest in Service Provider industry core networking technologies and trends. With the ability to configure, implement, and troubleshoot baseline Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation networks, CCNA SP certified individuals deploy, maintain and improve carrier-grade network infrastructures.
Job-Ready Practical Skills The Cisco Service Provider Certification Program covers the latest industry and Cisco Service Provider technologies deployed within a service provider infrastructure. This program specifically aligns to the actual job tasks of network engineers, who configure, implement, troubleshoot, and optimize IP next-generation service provider networks.
This program teaches the job-ready, practical skills and knowledge needed to successfully implement and optimize
carrier-grade IP next-generation networks. It prepares these networks to offer intelligent, rapidly deployable managed services.
Certification candidates learn these skills by working in lab environments based on Cisco Service Provider carrier-grade core, edge, and access hardware, along with the latest Cisco IOS XR, Cisco IOS XE, and Cisco IOS Software. This offers a good balance between technology and job role, and prepares network engineers to build modern, scalable, and reliable IP next-generation networks.