Course Code: IPS
Course Name: 642-627: CCNP SECURITY-IPS v7.0
Cisco Certified Network Professional (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.
Valid CCNA Security Certification can act as a pre-requisite.
Exam ID: 642-627 IPS v 7.0
The 642-627 IPS exam is associated with the CCSP, CCNP Security & Cisco IPS Specialist certifications. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills needed to deploy Cisco IPS-based security solutions. Successful graduates will be able to reduce risk to the IT infrastructure and applications using Cisco IPS features, and provide detailed operations support for the Cisco IPS. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Intrusion Prevention System course.
CCNP Security certifications are valid for three years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
Pass any current 642-XXX Professional level exam, or
Pass any current CCIE Written Exam, or
Pass the current CCDE Written Exam OR current CCDE Practical Exam, or
Pass the Cisco Certified Architect (CCAr) interview AND the CCAr board review to extend lower certifications.
Achieving or recertifying any of the certifications above automatically extends your active Associate and Professional level certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved