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642-185 ITSI

Implementing Cisco TelePresence Solutions Immersive

Exam Number 642-185 ITSI
Last day to test May 15, 2014
Associated Certifications Cisco TelePresence Solutions Specialist
Duration 90 minutes (70-80 questions)
Available Languages English
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The 642-185 Implementing Cisco TelePresence Solutions Immersive (ITSI) is the exam associated with the Cisco TelePresence Solutions Specialist certification. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco TelePresence Solutions v1.0 and Physical Installation of Cisco TelePresence Systems (PITS) v1.0 ILT courses. Together, the ITSI and PITS instructor-led courses prepare networking professionals to perform as Cisco TelePresence voice-conferencing professionals.

Exam Topics

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.

  •  5%     1.0   Utilize Studio Audio and
                        Video Fundamentals (Theoretical)

      • 1.1   Understand room lighting and acoustics
         
      • 1.2   Use acoustics and lighting measurement tools
         
      • 1.3   Understand video technology, fundamental knowledge, voice, video
                codec, HD/SD, etc.
         
  •  7%     2.0   Interpret Solution Overview

      • 2.1   Interpret product information
         
      • 2.2   Understand deployment topologies
         
      • 2.3   Understand multipoint, interoperability, and business-to-business
                architectures
         
  • 30%     3.0   Plan, Design, and Implement
                        the Cisco TelePresence Room

      • 3.1   Manage the installation project
         
      • 3.2   Perform Room Readiness Assessment
         
      • 3.3   Understand continuity principles
         
      • 3.4   Implement remediation plan
         
      • 3.5   Plan, design, and implement the physical build of the system
         
      • 3.6   Perform camera tuning and white color balance
         
  • 16%     4.0   Plan, Design, and
                        Implement the Network

      • 4.1   Understand bandwidth requirements per segment, including
                burst allocation
         
      • 4.2   Perform network path analysis
         
  • 33%     5.0   Plan, Design, and Implement
                        the Cisco TelePresence Solution

      • 5.1   Understand application interoperability requirements,
                versioning, and configuration requirements
         
      • 5.2   Understand design considerations
         
      • 5.3   Understand protocol interaction
         
      • 5.4   Integrate Cisco TelePresence solution with Cisco Unified
                Communications
         
      • 5.5   Perform customer acceptance testing
         
      • 5.6   Integrate Cisco TelePresence Manager (CTM)
         
      • 5.7   Integrate Cisco TelePresence multipoint with CTMS
         
      • 5.8   Integrate CUVC and interoperability
         
      • 5.9   Integrate intercompany communications
         
      • 5.10   Troubleshoot the Cisco TelePresence solution
         
  •  9%     6.0   Perform Post-Deployment
                        Administration and Troubleshooting

      • 6.1   Perform customer usage training
         
      • 6.2   Perform features and functions troubleshooting
         
      • 6.3   Understand diagnostic tools for TelePresence
         
  • The following course is the recommended training for this exam.

    • Implementing Cisco TelePresence Solutions (ITS)
    • Physical Installation of Cisco TelePresence Systems (PITS)

    Courses listed are offered by Cisco Learning Partners-the only authorized source for Cisco IT training delivered exclusively by Certified Cisco Instructors. Check the List of Learning Partners for a Cisco Learning Partner nearest you

    A variety of Cisco Press titles may be available for this exam. These titles can be purchased through the Cisco Marketplace Bookstore, directly from Cisco Press.

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