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CCENT

The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) is an entry-level Cisco certification. Credential holders possess the skills required to support small enterprise networks including installation, operation, and network security.

• Prerequisite Certification: None
• Recommended Years of Experience/Knowledge: 2 years

 

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Typical Job Titles for Certification Holders
Data Network Engineer • Information Technology Specialist • Network Engineer • Network Specialist • Support Technician • System Administrator • System Analyst

Typical Job Tasks
CCENT professionals perform basic functions in networking, wide area network (WAN) technologies, security and wireless, routing and switching, installing, operating and configuring simple networks.

Salary Range
$29,680-$74,961 per PayScale.com

Next Logical Certification
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Articles

When Ideal IT Job Candidates Meet Real Job Requirements (2014 Edition)
This article provides you with a good understanding of key IT job roles and the kinds of skills and knowledge that go with them to help ensure the most positive experience for applicants, no matter what kind of IT work you are after.
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Certification and Career Self-Assessment: Can and Should You Do It? (2014 Edition)
In this article, you’ll take a look at how annual self-assessment and planning benefits your professional career along with some things to consider when developing or refining your career and certification plans.
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Crafting a Personal Certification Plan (2014 Edition)
In this article, you’ll learn how to construct a personal certification plan to reflect both long- and short-term certification goals.
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By Ed Tittel, Mary KyleMay 13, 2014
Cisco CCENT Practice and Study Guide: Subnetting IP Networks
This chapter reviews the process of subnetting IP networks. First, by reviewing a process for subnetting IPv4 networks, then, by practicing subnetting skills, including several scenarios.
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By Allan JohnsonFeb 25, 2014

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Blogs

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsSeptember 3, 2014
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Ed TittelPITC Sale On Today Through July 7

I guess Pearson decided to fire off some incendiary deals in celebration of this weekend's upcoming Independence Day holiday, with a rousing round of discounts on books, ebooks, software, practice tests, and video tutorials. Be sure to drop by the site and check out the discounts, which span from Cisco, to CompTIA, to VMware, and more!

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By Ed TittelCommentsJuly 2, 2014
Topics: CCNA Routing and Switching,Cisco,CCENT,CCNA Concentrations,CEH,Browse by Cert,CCIE,A+,MCSE,CCNP,Microsoft,Network+,MCSA,CISSP,Other IT Certifications,Security+,CompTIA,MCPD
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By Jamie ShoupCommentsJune 11, 2014
Topics: CCNA Routing and Switching,Cisco,CCDP,CCENT,CCNA Concentrations,CCNP Security / CCSP,CCIP,Browse by Cert,CCIE,CCNP Voice / CCVP,CCNP,Other Cisco,CCDA

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Test Tracks

New CCENT Cert Track:
100-101 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)

>> Visit our CCENT/CCNA Routing and Switching information page for more details, plus a special offer for 30% off the list price of products for the new exams.


Existing Track Valid Through September 30

Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) 640-822
     • Exam cost: $125 USD (or worldwide equivalent)
     • Exam objectives from cisco.com
     • Exam Profile from Pearson IT Certification


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