Networking refers to a telecommunications network which allows computers in a network to exchange data with the help of Switches and Routers.

There are several different certifications that allow you to make the most of the Technology and Networking industry like CCNA, CCNP which cover following distinct domains:

  Routing and switching
  Data Center
  Service provider

CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)
CCNA is the first step in Cisco Certification which certifies a technician’s skill to install, configure, set up, troubleshoot and operate a medium-level switched and routed networks. It also contains executing and verifying connections to a wide area network (WAN). It is one of the most demanded certifications in the IT sector nowadays and also the highest paid jobs as per various surveys. There are no pre-requites for pursuing CCNA certification you just need a graduation degree from any field.

Topics Covered by CCNA Certification:

LAN Switching Technologies
  Routing Technologies
  WAN Technologies
  Infrastructure Services
  Infrastructure Maintenance
  Network Fundamentals
  Infrastructure Management 
  Infrastructure Security

CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)

CCNP is a mid-level certification which conveys the advanced level knowledge to candidates, thus companies offer comparatively high salary packages. A fresher can expect 2.5 lakh as the starting salary package after completing the CCNP certification. CCNP Certified IT professionals are very limited so that a large number of job opportunities is available in the market with good salary package.

The job profiles after CCNP are as follows-

 CCNP Routing and Switching- Network Engineer, Network Technician, Support Engineer
  CCNP Security- Network Security Engineer
  CCNP Collaboration- Communication Network Engineer
  CCNP Service provider- Network Specialist, System Engineers

Why make a career in Networking?

Usage of IT in the business has grown exponentially in the past few years leading to a global shortage of people with the right combination of knowledge and qualifications. By growing demand for Networking, you can compete in the global economy and make a name for yourself in this industry. There are various reasons to make a career in Networking:

  You can do a networking course right after graduation.
  Courses & Certifications are recognized worldwide.
  Networking professionals are highly in demand in the Banking, Software Industry, Internet Service Providers, BPO, and Data Centers.

 Networking professionals with right skills have demand in the companies like Accenture, Capgemini, TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Dimension Data, Airtel, Reliance, IBM, VSNL, Hathway, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, HSBC and many PSU and multinational companies.

 Networking Industrial Training – Course Contents

 Introduction of Computers
  Understanding about Various Computer Peripherals
  Mother board Architecture and Protocols
  POST Process and BOOT Process
  PC assembling and de- assembling
  PC maintenance and troubleshooting
  Network Architecture and Protocols
  Network Topologies
  Hardware and Software required for Networking
  Details of IP Adresses
  OSI Refrence Model
  Windows Server 2008 Administration
  Configuring IIS7 Web Server
  FTP Server
  DNS Server
  Configuring NAT
  Remote Desktop Connection
  Remote Access using Team Viewer/Log-Me in
  Working with Static IP Addresses
  Wired/Wi-Fi Networking
  Hosting a Website
  Installation and Configuration of SQL Server 2008
  Working with google apps for email solutions
  DHCP Server
  Active Directory Services
  RAID Level5
  RIS Server
  Antivirus Server
  Microsoft Exchange Server
  Firewall Management
  Basics Of Network Technologies
  Cisco Router Hardware & basic router Administration
  Cisco router IOS Management
  Introduction TCP/IP protocol & Subnetting
  IP Routing 
  Configuration of Cisco Switches
  Implementing Virtual LANs (VLANs)
  Network Security
  Network Address Translation (NAT)
  Cisco Wireless Technologies
  Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)
  Project Work
  Interview Preparation