CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert) is an esteemed and universally accepted certification in the area of networking that was first introduced in 1993 and regularly updated with the time. Cisco CCIE certification holders are recognized as network engineers that are experts for their networking, Cisco solutions and products. The CCIE is an established and reputed community that is leading in the networking industry. The program steadily restates its testing tools and functioning to ascertain unique program caliber, sufficiency and value. The CCIE program sets the standard for internetworking expertise through a stringent written exam and execution based lab. In this real time of networking, the CCIEs are very much on demand by the industry with a great package of high salary.
CCIE Voice (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert @Voice) is one of the most popular programs in the field of networking. This certification validates the skills, knowledge and full understanding of Cisco Enterprise VoIP’s technology and applications. The holder of this certification can run the VoIP solution in a particular situation within a specified time. There are no formal requisites for CCIE certification. The latest changes that Cisco made to their CCIE written exam has present another challenge not the candidates but also to companies offering preparation trainings for the exam.
CCIE Service Provider (Cisco Certified Internet Expert @ Service Provider) is one of the recognized program in the It industry. The CCIE SP certification validates the expert skills and knowledge of networking that required to manage service provider infrastructure. The holder of CCIE SP is the expert of the Cisco Network Security in Routers, Switchers, networking devices and appliances. And he is the one who is able to manage all the administrative activities in networking and expert to control the traffics of the networking.
The CCIE Routing & Switching certification is one of the presently dynamic Cisco CCIE tracks. This is one of the most illustrious programs among the all CCIE tracks. As on 3rd May, 2010, it is occupying about 85% of the total number of CCIEs worldwide. According to Cisco, after holding certification in CCIE routing & switching people are recognized as expert level of networking engineers who are responsible to plan, operate, troubleshoot complex, converged network infrastructure. CCIE Routing & Switching is desirable for those professionals who support networks in which LAN and WAN routers and switches reside that is based on Cisco technology.