Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert
| Hardware, Master-Level, Network
|| Highest level of Cisco certification. Candidates select and prepare for one CCIE certification track, and must then pass a qualification exam as well as a one-day, hands-on lab.
||Jan. 2006: Lab exams updated
||12,600 (Oct. 2005)
|REC. LEVEL OF
|| 1 year - 2 1/2 years
|| Tracks are: Routing and Switching, Security, Service Provider, Storage Networking and Voice.
|| 2 -- one qualification exam ($300), one hands-on lab ($1,250).
| NOTES REGARDING
|| For more info, click here. Qualification exams are available at Prometric and Pearson Vue. Lab exam must be taken at a Cisco facility.
|| Candidates retaking a failed written exam must wait 5 days. Must wait 6 months to retake passed written exam.
|| Every two years. Must pass recertification exam. For more information, click here.