The new CCNP Enterprise certification program prepares you for today’s professional-level job roles in enterprise networking technologies. CCNP Enterprise now includes automation and programmability to help you scale your networking infrastructure.
One of the industry’s most respected certifications, CCNP validates the core knowledge you need while giving you the flexibility to choose a focus area.
And now every exam in the CCNP Enterprise program earns an individual Specialist certification, so you get recognized for your accomplishments along the way.
To earn CCNP Enterprise, you pass two exams: a core exam and a concentration exam of your choice.
The core exam, Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR 350-401) focuses on your knowledge of enterprise infrastructure including dual-stack (IPv4 and IPv6) architecture, virtualization, infrastructure, network assurance, security, and automation.
You can prepare for this exam by taking the training course, Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR).
The core exam is also the qualifying exam for CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure and CCIE Enterprise Wireless certifications. Passing this exam helps toward earning any or all of these certifications.
Concentration exams focus on emerging and industry-specific topics such as network design, SD-WAN, wireless, and automation. You can prepare for concentration exams by taking corresponding Cisco training courses. Choose your CCNP Enterprise concentration exam from these options:
Implementing Cisco Enterprise Advanced Routing and Services (ENARSI 300-410)
Implementing Cisco SD-WAN Solutions (ENSDWI 300-415)
Designing Cisco Enterprise Networks (ENSLD 300-420)
Designing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks (ENWLSD 300-425)
Implementing Cisco Enterprise Wireless Networks (ENWLSI 300-430)
Automating and Programming Cisco Enterprise Solutions (ENAUTO 300-435)
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The new CCNP Enterprise certification replaces the the current CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Wireless, and CCDP certifications.
If you have started working toward the current CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Wireless, or CCDP certifications, keep going. In the new program, you’ll receive credit for work you’ve completed in these current certifications.
If you pass any exams in these certifications before February 24, you’ll receive badging for corresponding new exams and credit toward the new CCNP Enterprise certification.
If you complete any of these certifications before February 24, you’ll receive the new CCNP Enterprise certification and badging for corresponding technologies-enterprise core technologies, advanced routing, wireless, or design.
For more information about how to migrate your certification in progress, visit the CCNP Enterprise migration tool.
There are no formal prerequisites for CCNP Enterprise, but you should have a good understanding of the exam topics before taking the exam.
CCNP candidates often also have three to five years of experience implementing enterprise networking solutions.
CCNP Enterprise certification is valid for three years. For more information about recertifying, visit the Recertification page.
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