Achieving CCIE Enterprise Wireless certification proves your skills with complex enterprise wireless solutions. To earn CCIE Enterprise Wireless certification, you pass two exams: a qualifying exam that covers core enterprise technologies, and a hands-on lab exam that covers enterprise wireless networks through entire network lifecycle, from designing and deploying to operating and optimizing.
The new CCIE Enterprise Wireless certification program prepares you for today’s expert-level job roles in enterprise wireless technologies. CCIE Enterprise Wireless includes automation and programmability to help you scale your enterprise wireless infrastructure.
One of the industry’s most respected certifications, CCIE distinguishes you as a technical leader.
There are no formal prerequisites for CCIE Enterprise Wireless, but you should have a thorough understanding of the exam topics before taking the exam.
CCIE candidates are recommended to have five to seven years of experience with designing, deploying, operating and optimizing enterprise wireless technologies and solutions prior to taking the exam.
Exams and recommended training
To earn CCIE Enterprise Wireless, you pass two exams: a qualifying exam and hands-on lab exam:
Step 1: Take the qualifying exam
Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR 300-401)
The qualifying exam, Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies, focuses on your knowledge of enterprise networking technologies.
The qualifying exam earns a specialist certification, so you can get recognized for your accomplishments along the way.
Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR)
Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies - Extended (ENCOR-EX)
Step 2: Take the lab exam
CCIE Enterprise Wireless v1.0
This 8-hour hands-on lab exam covers the end-to-end lifecycle of complex enterprise wireless networks, from designing and deploying to operating and optimizing.
CCIE Enterprise Wireless certification is valid for three years.