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Brocade Certified Network Professional Converged Networking track

The Brocade Certified Network Professional Converged Networking track combines the skills and competencies gained throughout the industry's most respected SAN and FICON training, with the technologies and tools found in the Brocade conventional Ethernet product line.

The Brocade Certified Network Professional Converged Networking track provides instruction from the ground up, putting both Storage Area Network and conventional Ethernet technologies and methodologies to the test in a strategic environment designed to provide you with one of the industry's best and most powerful certification credentials to date.

Requirements Brocade Introductory Converged Networking Certification

To complete the Brocade Introductory Converged Networking Certification, you need to take the following recommended training and required exam(s):

Brocade Accredited Ethernet Fabric Specialist (BAEFS)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited Ethernet Fabric Specialist (#160-200)
  • Essentials of Ethernet Fabrics (Ethernet Fabrics 101)

 

Brocade Accredited Internetworking Specialist (BAIS)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited Internetworking Specialist (#160-120)
  • Internetworking Fundamentals for Brocade Training (ETH 101)

 

Brocade Accredited Data Center Specialist (BADCS)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited Data Center Specialist (#160-130)
  • Introduction to Fibre Channel Concepts (FC 101)

 

Brocade Accredited FCoE Specialist (BAFCoES)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited FCoE Specialist (#160-160)
  • Introduction to Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE 101)
  • Introducation to Brocade FCoE Products (FCoE 110)

 

 

Requirements Brocade Intermediate Converged Networking Certification

To complete the Brocade Intermediate Converged Networking Certification, you need to become Brocade Certified Fabric Administrator or Brocade Certified Fabric Professional, and Brocade Accredited Ethernet Fabric Support Specialist and, Brocade Certified Network Engineer or Brocade Certified Network Professional, and Brocade Accredited Network Advisor Specialist:

Brocade Certified Fabric Administrator (BCFA)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified Fabric Administrator (#143-425)

 

or

Brocade Certified Fabric Professional (BCFP)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified Fabric Professional (#143-085)

 

and

Brocade Accredited Ethernet Fabric Support Specialist (BAEFSS)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited Ethernet Fabric Support Specialist (#160-230)
  • Advanced Ethernet Fabric Troubleshooting (VDX-TS 300)

 

and

Brocade Certified Network Engineer (BCNE)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified Network Engineer (#150-130)

 

or

Brocade Certified Network Professional (BCNP)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified Network Professional (#150-230)

 

and

Brocade Accredited Network Advisor Specialist (BANAS)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Accredited Network Advisor Specialist (#160-190)

 

 

Requirements Brocade Advanced Converged Networking Certification

To complete the Brocade Advanced Converged Networking Certification, you need to take the following recommended training and required exam(s) and one of the electives:

Brocade Certified Ethernet Fabric Professional (BCEFP)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified Ethernet Fabric Professional (#150-820)

 

Electives (Choose one)

Brocade Certified vRouter Engineer (BCVRE)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified vRouter Engineer (#170-010)
  • Software Installation and Licensing (SDN111)
  • CLI (SDN121)
  • DNS (SDN132)
  • DHCP (SDN133)
  • Ethernet and VLAN Configuration (SDN211)
  • Static Routing (SDN321)
  • OSPF Basics (SDN341)
  • Network Address Translation (SDN411)
  • Firewall Basics (SDN421)
  • Management and Logging (SDN511)

 

Brocade Certified vRouter Professional (BCVRP)

Required Exam Recommended training
Brocade Certified vRouter Professional (#170-110)
  • OSPF MultiArea (SDN342)
  • BGP Basics (SDN351)
  • BGP Policy (SDN352)
  • BGP Tuning (SDN353)
  • Route Redistribution (SDN361)
  • Multicast Routing (SDN363)
  • Site to Site VPNs using IPsec (SDN431)
  • Site to Site VPNs using OpenVPN (SDN432)
  • Remote Access Using OpenVPN (SDN434)
  • High Availability (SDN521)
  • WAN Load Balancing (SDN522)
  • Quality of Service (SDN523)

 

More information

For more information about Brocade certifications, please contact your Brocade Training and Certification Advisor from Global Knowledge