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The BCVRE exam will go to beta on 9/10/2013 and run through 10/21/2013. A maximum of 150 free exams will be offered. We have ported over the existing Vyatta Certified Professional exam, with a few changes, to create BCVRE. The exam will contain 97 questions, and last 2 hours. Study materials for this exam will include a few manuals, the Brocade IP Primer, and taking about 6 hours of training. Normally, this training would not be free, but for those taking this beta exam, you will be able to get free access to the training. Exam registration opens August 26th. Please follow these steps:
This exam will have many command questions, as a way to demonstrate your knowledge of key concepts, which is a little different from our other exams. There will be some command recognition, as well as some matching items. Use the list of objectives below, while you are going through the training, to help you focus on what to learn. The Brocade Certified vRouter Engineer 2013 exam has these objectives:
DHCP and DNS Troubleshooting
This is a list of the self-paced recommended courses (about 6 hours total) you will need to take:
SDN111 - Software Installation and Licensing
SDN121 - CLI
SDN132 - DNS
SDN133 - DHCP
SDN211 - Ethernet and VLAN Configuration
SDN321 - Static Routing
SDN341 - OSPF Basics
SDN411 - Network Address Translation
SDN421 - Firewall Basics
SDN511 - Management and Logging
Use the attached manuals, and download and read the Brocade IP Primer to help expand upon the course content.