Cisco introduces new IoT certification to address key IoE skills
Cisco has launched the new CCNA Industrial program that equips IT and OT Professionals with the knowledge and skills required to fulfill evolving industry job roles.
The Cisco Certified Network Associate Industrial (CCNA Industrial) certification is for plant administrators, control system engineers and traditional network engineers in the manufacturing, process control, and oil and gas industries, who will be involved with the convergence of IT and Industrial networks.
Combining theoretic knowledge with practical lab exercises, the CCNA Industrial curriculum provides the real-world skills that allow information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) professionals to ensure that their current infrastructures are maximized while developing a converged platform for flexibility to support future business outcomes. Candidates will gain the necessary skills to successfully implement and troubleshoot the most common industry standard protocols while leveraging best practices needed for today's connected networks.‹ back