Cisco constantly updates and refreshes its exams and certifications in order to allow IT professionals to go with the times. There is another new exam with number 400-151 replacing 350-080 exam and certifying expert-level skills to plan, design, implement, operate, and troubleshoot complex Data Center infrastructure. The Cisco CCIE Data Center Written Exam is a two-hour test with topics covered by 90-110 queries. These topics are presented in the list below (you may also download a complete list of topics in PDF format from the website page):
- Cisco Data Center L2/L3 Technologies
- Cisco Data Center Network Services
- Data Center Storage Networking and Compute
- Data Center Automation and Orchestration
- Data Center Fabric Infrastructure
- Evolving Technologies
This Cisco certification exam seems to apparently require special experience from candidates. It identifies their skills and knowledge needed to be a good judge of Data Centers, to understand how various components in the Data Center interact, and ability to translate it into the device configurations.
The exam is accessible at Pearson VUE. If you wish to know more, here is a link. Visit the website, schedule the exam and take your chance to gain all the benefits from becoming a certified cisco specialist!
And remember that you are really at your best when you are challenged.