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600-501 NPIBA

Integrating Business Applications with Network Programmability

Exam Number 600-501 NPIBA
Associated Certifications Cisco Business Application Engineer Specialist
Associated Job Role Business Application Engineer
Duration 90 minutes (55 - 65 questions)
Available Languages English
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This exam tests a candidate's ability to use the programmability of an open infrastructure to develop and deploy business applications. It also tests how well the candidate can build an application with API capabilities to collect information from the network when needed.

The exam is closed book and no outside reference materials are allowed. The following topics are general guidelines for the content that is likely to be included on the practical exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes, the following guidelines may change at any time without notice.

  • 21%     1.0   Fundamentals of Networking

      • 1.1   Operation of IP data networks
      • 1.2   LAN switching technologies
      • 1.3   IP addressing (IPv4/IPv6)
      • 1.4   IP services (routing)
      • 1.5   Network data security
      • 1.6   Basic troubleshooting (host perspective)
      • 1.7   Network virtualization
      • 1.8   Network assurance and service-level agreements
      • 1.9   Application-aware networks
  • 27%     2.0   Business Goals

      • 2.1   Business benefits of making applications network aware
      • 2.2   Challenges of making an application network aware
  • 25%     3.0   Cisco ONE Architecture

      • 3.1   Components
      • 3.2   Unified platform
  • 27%     4.0   API Services

      • 4.1   Using APIs
      • 4.2   Incorporating APIs
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