642-889 SPEDGE Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services (SPEDGE)

The Cisco Certified Network Professional Service Provider (CCNP Service Provider) certification is for service provider network engineers, systems engineers, and network specialists who are responsible for delivering a scalable carrier-grade infrastructure capable of rapid expansion to support ongoing introduction of new managed services and other customer requirements.

There are four exams which you need to pass to get the Cisco Certified Network Professional Service Provider (CCNP Service Provider) certification:

642-883 SPROUTE Deploying Cisco Service Provider Network Routing (SPROUTE)

642-885 SPADVROUTE Deploying Cisco Service Provider Advanced Routing (SPADVROUTE)

642-887 SPCORE Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Core Network Services (SPCORE)

642-889 SPEDGE Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services (SPEDGE)

642-889 SPEDGE Free Online Test

The 642-889 SPEDGE Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services tests a candidate’s knowledge of service provider VPN solutions through enabling point of presence to provide Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs. This exam covers the Cisco IOS, IOS XE and IOS XR operating systems. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services (SPEDGE) course.

Exam Topic

1.0 VPN in Service Provider IP NGN Environments 15%

1.1 Describe VPN implementation models (overlay, peer-to-peer)
1.2 Describe VPN technologies (L2TPv3, GRE, IPsec VPN, SSLVPN, DMVPN, GETVPN)
1.3 Describe L2 vs L3 VPNs

2.0 MPLS layer 3 VPNs in Service Provider IP NGN Environments 40%

2.1 Describe MPLS L3 VPN architecture and operations (RDs, RTs, VRFs, MP-BGP, PE-CE routing)
2.2 Describe the design models for combining Internet access with MPLS L3 VPN services
2.3 Describe the various methods used to deploy IPv6 over MPLS (6PE and 6VPE)
2.4 Implement MP-BGP between PE routers on IOS-XR and IOS-XE
2.5 Implement PE-CE routings (static, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP) on IOS-XR and IOS-XE
2.6 Implement complex MPLS layer 3 VPNs on IOS-XR and IOS-XE
2.7 Implement carrier supporting carrier (CSC) on IOS-XR and IOS-XE
2.8 Troubleshoot MPLS L3 VPNs IOS-XR and IOS-XE configuration errors in service provider environments

3.0 Layer 2 VPNs in Service Provider IP NGN Environments 19%

3.1 Describe L2TPv3 VPNs over an IP core network
3.2 Describe L2 VPNs (AToM and VPLS) over an IP/MPLS core network
3.3 Describe AToM Interworking
3.4 Implement AToM on IOS-XR and IOS-XE

4.0 Carrier Ethernet in Service Provider IP NGN Environments 16%

4.1 Describe Carrier Ethernet forums and standards (MEF, IEEE, IETF)
4.2 Describe the concepts of User PE (U-PE) and Network PE (N-PE)
4.3 Describe E-Line versus E-LAN versus E-Tree
4.4 Describe QinQ tunneling
4.5 Describe Provider Backbone Bridge (PBB – aka MAC-in-MAC)
4.6 Describe VPWS versus VPLS
4.7 Describe VPLS versus H-VPLS
4.8 Describe VPLS signaling using LDP or BGP
4.9 Implement QinQ on Cisco ME 3400 Series Switches
4.10 Implement VPLS on IOS-XR and IOS-XE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*