Certifications, Training, & Events - May 2012

Here, you will find the latest news on Cisco certifications, links to video offerings from TechWiseTV, and upcoming events such as Networkers and those provided through Networking Professionals Connection.

Certification

News and Updates from Cisco Learning Network

Learning@Cisco introduces CCNP Service Provider Certification Program
The CCNP Service Provider certification program validates the skills and knowledge network engineers need to configure, verify, troubleshoot, and optimize service provider networks.

Retirement of CCIP Certification Program
Beginning October 29, 2012, Cisco will no longer issue CCIP certifications. Individuals interested in pursuing a professional-level Cisco Service Provider certification are encouraged to obtain the new Cisco CCNP Service Provider certification.

Training

Technology You Can Use From Geeks You Can Trust

Join your favorite geeks in these three TechWiseTV episodes:

  • Journey to Enterprise Cloud Computing
    The experts at TechWiseTV want to clear up the mystery and potential confusion of "cloud." What it is and what it is not, why TechWiseTV thinks it is important, and why you should too, and how to apply it within your own organization in whatever way and means it makes sense.
  • Journey to Cloud Services
    TechWiseTV kick-starts the cloud assessment process, gives you ideas for a cloud delivery roadmap, go-to-market strategies, and delivers the hype and truth about service-delivery automation in the cloud environment.
  • Jabber and TelePresence Exposed at Enterprise Connect
    TechWiseTV brings you collaboration innovations, including native integration between Jabber and TelePresence.

AND... register now for these TechWiseTV Workshops:

  • Addressing BYOD Management Challenges with Cisco Prime - May 24
    Learn how recent innovations in Cisco Prime can help you successfully manage the challenges of BYOD, including how Prime Assurance Manager lets you view and track performance, then fix problems quickly saving you time and money while keeping users happy.
  • Cisco BYOD System Overview - May 23
    Join our Cisco BYOD experts - and bring your toughest questions - as they hone in on the business and technical challenges surrounding BYOD, and discuss how the soon-to-be-released BYOD Cisco Validated Design (CVD) meets these challenges head-on, through security, mobility, and device on-boarding and provisioning.

Events

Get Ready for the World IPv6 Launch

The industry is getting ready for the June 6 World IPv6 Launch, in which major Internet players will permanently enable IPv6 on their products and services. This session will shed light on the upcoming World IPv6 Launch and how you can plan for it.

Join Cisco subject matter expert Salman Asadullah as he provides details on what the World IPv6 Launch is, its implications, and how it will affect users. He will also provide best practices on how users should properly plan and prepare for this launch.

Watch it now on CSC

Cisco IOS Advantage Webinar: Deploying Application Visibility and Control Policies

Join us June 6th for a 90-minute presentation and follow-up discussion on how to deploy Application Visibility and Control (AVC) policies. Application Visibility and Control technologies address the needs for application classification, monitoring activities, and network policies enforcement (QoS, Performance Routing, etc.), allowing for simplified, accelerated, and scalable deployments.

Register now

Register Now for Cisco Live

Cisco Live, June 10-14, 2012, in San Diego, offers world-class technical and business education with 600 sessions, 200 Cisco partners, and networking with thousands of the brightest minds in IT.

Cisco's annual IT and communications conference, is your best opportunity to get the training and education you need to move ahead in your career. It's the must-attend conference for all levels of your organization, with hundreds of sessions spanning multiple tracks and all Cisco products.

Keynotes by Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers and by CTO Padmasree Warrior give you a first-hand look at where Cisco sees technology evolving, and how you can position yourself to be a part of the evolution. Add to these a multitude of networking opportunities and a complimentary Cisco certification exam, and Cisco Live is the best investment you can make in your career. Register by June 8, 2012 and save.

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Upcoming Ask the Expert Events from Cisco Support Community's Expert Corner

Expert Corner is a collection of special contributions to the Cisco Support Community made by our Experts, including programs such as Webcasts, Ask the Experts, Expert Videos, and Documents.

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