- Course info
This advanced CCIE Enterprise training covers the objectives in the ENCOR 350-401 exam, which is the written exam required to earn the CCIE Enterprise certification.
The CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure certification sits near the top of Cisco's pyramid of certifications and knowledge, and represents the pinnacle of many a network engineer's efforts at mastery over their career field. A network engineer looking to earn their CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure will need to pass the qualifying exam, 350-401, and the lab exam, CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure v1.0.
The exam tests your knowledge of enterprise networking infrastructures. Passing it is difficult and requires deep knowledge of advanced enterprise network concepts like Layer 2 connectivity, Spanning Tree Protocol, External Border Gateway Protocol, and much more. The lab will test your comfort and familiarity with working with those concepts in a real-world setting.
For managers with Cisco products, this Cisco training can be used for ENCOR 350-401 exam prep, onboarding new network engineers, individual or team training plans, or as a Cisco reference resource.
ENCOR 350-401: What You Need to Know
This CCIE Enterprise training covers the CCIE Enterprise exam objectives, including these topics:
- Understanding Cisco switching paths
- Mastering essential protocols: EIGRP, OSPF, OSPF, EBGP, and more
- Deploying and maintaining Virtual Private Networks and their interfaces
- Using Cisco's DNA Center and enterprise network security architecture
- Programming with Python for advanced network engineering
Who Should Take ENCOR 350-401 Training?
This CCIE Enterprise training is considered Expert-level Cisco training, which means it was designed for network engineers. This advanced network infrastructure course will validate the extensive experience most network engineers have with Cisco infrastructure.
New or aspiring network engineers. If you've recently started out in your career as a network engineer, this training will do more than prepare you for the CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure exams, it'll reveal to you just how extensive the career is. You could spend an entire career mastering overlay technologies and never even touch Python for script writing or analysis -- but this CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure training will make you an expert in all of it.
Experienced network engineers. If you've been a network engineer for several years, the CCIE Enterprise could very well be the last major certification you ever earn. In studying to pass its two difficult exams, you'll learn all about any parts of the job you may have overlooked or not been exposed to in the last several years. You'll explore the length and breadth of wireless deployment models, secure administrative accesses and Cisco APIs -- so get ready to be the true master of your job.