IT Certification and Training Blog

13 in '13 | Recapping the Year at Boson

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Jan 2, 2014 9:10:00 AM

By Kailin Acheson

2013 has flown by, and 2014 (our 15th anniversary!) is close on its heels. As we start the new year, I thought I'd share my top 13 highlights from the Boson World in 2013.

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Tags: certification, Boson 2013 recap, NetSim 9, practice exams, courseware, Kailin Acheson

Practice Exam for Cisco CCNA Voice Certification Available at Boson

Posted by Kelly Mansfield on Apr 28, 2011 4:47:00 PM

Press Release: Boson introduces a new ExSim-Max practice exam for the Cisco® 640-461 (ICOMM) v8.0 certification exam. The 640-461 (ICOMM) exam is the core requirement for the CCNA® Voice certification. ExSim-Max practice exams are available at www.boson.com.

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Tags: practice exam, 640-461, Cisco, ICOMM, certification, CCNA Voice, it-training, exam simulation

Boson's Practice Exams Sold Separately

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:21:00 AM

By Brian Scheibe

So, you got a CD with your study guide, and it might seem unclear what the material from the CD is. Is it a study guide, a book review, or a practice exam? Let’s start with trying to define the features of each so that we can then compare them.

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Tags: practice tests, Brian Scheibe, certification, exam simulations, practice exams

Cisco Network Simulator: Can it be Used in a Classroom? (Part 1 of 3)

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:21:00 AM

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Tags: ccnp class, Brian Scheibe, NetSim 8, Cisco Network Simulator, certification, ccna class

Changes to the CCNP Program

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:20:00 AM

By Bryan Baize, CCIE #16139

Cisco has recently announced a revamp of the CCNP program. To begin this process, Cisco ordered a Job Task Analysis (JTA) to discover what the marketplace really expects from a CCNP certified professional. The participants in the JTA included subject matter experts from all over the world.

The results of the JTA indicate that it is time for the CCNP to get back to the basics of routing and switching and also bring back troubleshooting. Overall, the marketplace would like the CCNP professional to be a more a self-sufficient and freethinking network engineer. The IT professionals surveyed indicated that the CCNP job role would include three items:

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Tags: Bryan Baize, certification, ROUTE, TSHOOT, SWITCH, ccnp

My Experience with the Cisco TSHOOT Beta Exam

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:20:00 AM

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Tags: practice tests, Bryan Baize, certification, TSHOOT, 642-832, ccnp, exam, practice exams

How to use ExSim-Max Practice Exams

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:19:00 AM

By Kelly Mansfield

There are many ways to learn the technology for your certification exam. You can read books, attend training classes and get actual experience. But even with all that knowledge, do you really know if you can pass the certification exam? Let me go ahead and answer that one for you. Well, not really. With ExSim-Max™ Practice Exams, you will know what to expect when you are ready for the real exam.

ExSim-Max is designed to simulate the complete exam experience, including topics covered, question types, question difficulty and time allowed. Plus ExSim-Max includes accurate and detailed explanations for each question. You don't just learn the answer; you actually learn the technologies too.

How to use ExSim-Max :

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Tags: practice tests, Kelly Mansfield, certification, exam simulations, practice exams

Microsoft Windows 7 Tips and Tricks | Editions (part 1)

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:18:00 AM

By Val Bakh

2. Windows 7

2.1 Windows 7 Editions

2.1.1 Choosing the right edition can be fun

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Tags: Val Bakh, Windows 7, Microsoft, tips and tricks, certification

How to Train for CCNA Certification?

Posted by Kelson Lawrence on Feb 8, 2011 10:17:00 AM

By Kevin Harris

Real equipment and/or network simulator

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Tags: NetSim, NetSim 8, Cisco Network Simulator, certification, 640-802, CCNA, ccna study, Kevin Harris