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Express Security Specialization

Advance Your Path to Success

Expand opportunities and increase profitability with this specialization.

Advance Your Path to Success

Express Security Specialization

We have made it easier for you to sell Cisco security solutions. Now you have a new entry point into Cisco Security Specializations. Our new flexible program, Express Security Specialization (ESS) allows you to get your security business going faster. With three focus areas: next generation firewall, web and email security, you can focus on your security business needs. Once you have completed one or more of the focus areas, you will be positioned as a Cisco Security Express specialized partner. Now you can sell the security technologies that will help you help your customer’s with their security concerns.

This entry program can bring more return on your investment through benefits such as: Select Certification eligibility, lower partner role requirements, reduced training time and cost and higher market visibility.

Express Security Specialization – Email

This focus area is designed for partners wanting to resell the industry leading Cisco Email Security solutions. They offer high availability email protection against the constant, rapidly changing threats affecting email today.

Express Security Specialization – Next Generation Firewall

This focus area provides training that will help you sell the one of the industry's most deployed stateful inspection firewalls with comprehensive, next-generation firewall security services. These include Web Security Essentials, Application Visibility and Control (AVC), Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), and Virtual Private Networks (VPN).

Express Security Specialization – Web

Partners wanting to develop a web security practice should complete this focus area. It discusses the Cisco Web Security solution and how it integrates into customer data centers, networks, and branch offices.