Cisco will certify professionals in the ICT market

The company enables this month the presentation of laboratory exams in the city of Bogotá for those interested in the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) certification.

Undoubtedly, a fundamental axis of the business digital transformation is the ability for the human talent of the organization to understand the technology and have the necessary skills to be able to apply it in business.

“The most important thing in the entire Digital Transformation process is the human talent that makes it possible and who will be responsible for the execution of a correct strategy. Without people there is no possible business transformation. That is why, at CISCO, in addition to offering a complete portfolio of technological solutions to guarantee operational efficiency and improve business margins, we offer training and certification for these people that allow them to obtain the best of these technological solutions for the benefit of companies and their processes ”, explains the engineer Javier Castro, Country Manager for Cisco in Colombia.


In this sense, the global leader in technology enables for its 2021 version, the presentation of laboratory exams for the CCIE certification, one of the most influential and demanded in the world in all markets and productive sectors. “Those who achieve this certification demonstrate that they are qualified personnel to understand and implement the technologies that make this transformation possible,” said Jairo Giraldo, Cisco Engineering Manager in Colombia, adding that “having a greater number of certified engineers allows to accelerate processes of digital transformation, since a highly qualified workforce is guaranteed that allows covering more development possibilities in less time. Cisco has developed certificates in different architectures,

The laboratory exams are presented, after the written exam, only at the Cisco offices, located north of Bogotá, between February 13 and 15. “What is remarkable here is that we have a great opportunity for Colombian engineers to achieve this certification without having to incur additional travel costs. However, new certifications are planned at the centers in Brazil or the United States, for those who cannot participate in this session in our country, ”explained Javier Castro.

To be able to take the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) exams, you must register, follow the steps described in this link  and make the payment to formalize the registration as a candidate.

The Cisco CCIE is a certification that has more than 25 years of tradition and those who achieve it are recognized worldwide as leaders in technical knowledge of communications networks. There are currently about 50,000 certificates worldwide.

Currently in Colombia there are about 80 certificates. “All those who achieve certification have excellent opportunities in the labor market because they are recognized as leaders in knowledge of information technologies,” said Giraldo, who recalled that the endorsement of the certificates must be done every 2 years.

The CCIE certification and CCIE Lab can be obtained in different technologies: CCIE Data Center, CCIE Security, CCIE Wireless, CCIE Collaboration, CCIE EI and CCIE Service Provider.