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Cisco Video Network Specialist

Cisco Video Network Specialist

Discover Cisco's job role-focused training and certification for Cisco networked video solutions. (5:39 min)

The Cisco Video Network Specialist program enables traditional analog audio-visual professionals to extend their careers into the growing Video-over-IP network job role.

Professionals, who need Video-over-IP knowledge and skills, can benefit from Cisco's expertise in the field.

Candidates will learn to deploy video end-points, set-up new users, and operate video networks. This certification validates an individual's knowledge of installing, operating and supporting networked video solutions and how to deploy and optimize the product features and benefits.

Prerequisites

No prerequisites

Exams & Recommended Training

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training
200-001 VIVND
Last day to test: September 17, 2015
Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1)
Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2)
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210-065 CIVND Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (CIVND1)
Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (CIVND2)

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Learning Partner Content

The best way to prepare for the certification is to take the Cisco-approved training:

Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1) v1.0

3-Day E-Learning Training (ELT) - The Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (VIVND1) v1.0 course is a new learning product designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge to describe characteristics of video solutions and assess the requirements for a successful implementation of a video solution. The course describes the characteristics of a video solution and enables students to evaluate the general requirements for video deployments such as coding options, media formats, protocols, network impact, high-level architectural components and their interaction, and requisites to the environment.
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Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2) v1.0

5-Day Instructor-Led Training (ILT) - The Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (VIVND2) v1.0 course describes Cisco business video solutions and enables students to implement and troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communication and Collaboration, TelePresence video endpoints in different Cisco business video solution architectures.
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Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 1 (CIVND1)

This is a 3-day ELT designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge to describe characteristics of video solutions and assess the requirements for a successful implementation of a video solution. It covers the characteristics of a video solution and enables students to evaluate the general requirements for video deployments such as codec options, media formats, protocols, network impact, high-level architectural components, interactions, and requisites to the environment.
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Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices, Part 2 (CVIND2)

This course is designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to implement various Cisco Collaboration endpoints in converged Cisco infrastructures. It covers the describes Cisco Collaboration solutions and enables students to implement and troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communication and Collaboration, TelePresence, and Digital Media Player in different Cisco Collaboration solution architectures.
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To earn this Cisco certification, you must pass the following exam(s):

200-001 VIVND

Last day to test: September 17, 2015

The 200-001 VIVND Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices exam is the exam associated with the Cisco Audio Visual Specialist certification and the CCNA Video certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of configuration and troubleshooting of video endpoints. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Video Network Device, Part 1 and the Implementing Cisco Video Network Device, Part 2 courses.

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210-065 CIVND

The Implementing Cisco Video Network Devices (210-065 CIVND) exam tests a candidate's knowledge of and skills to implement various Cisco Video endpoints in converged Cisco video infrastructures. It also tests a candidate's ability to implement and troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communication and Collaboration, TelePresence, and Digital Media Player in different Cisco business video solution architectures

The Cisco Video Network Specialist certification is valid for two years. To recertify, pass the following before the certification expiration date:

  • Pass the current version of the required exam

For more information, access the Cisco About Recertification page.

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