Course Features

 
Duration
150 Hrs
 
Faculty
CCNP certified, also available after course completion on request with prior
 
Equipment
Two Dedicated fully loaded CISCO Racks
 
Author
Keith Barker
Scott Morris
 
Courseware
From Cisco Publications
 
Practice Time
Unlimited & Even at night (subject to availability of Lab & Racks)
ccnp_voice

642-437 CVOICE v8.0 Exam Topics (Blueprint)

Exam Description

The Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Voice over IP and QoS v8.0 (CVOICE v8.0) 642-437 is the exam associated with the CCNP Voice certification. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge of how to implement and operate gateways, gatekeepers, Cisco Unified Border Element, Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express and QoS in a voice network architecture. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the CVOICE v8.0 Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Voice over IP and QoS v8.0 (CVOICE v8.0) 642-437 course.

Exam Topics

The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 642-437 CVOICE v8.0 exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

  • Describe a dial plan
  • Describe a numbering plan
  • Describe digit manipulation
  • Describe path selection
  • Describe calling privileges
  • Describe the basic operation and components involved in a VoIP call
  • Describe VoIP call flows
  • Describe RTP, RTCP, cRTP, and sRTP
  • Describe H.323
  • Describe MGCP
  • Describe Skinny Call Control Protocol
  • Describe SIP
  • Identify the appropriate gateway signaling protocol for a given scenario
  • Choose the appropriate codec for a given scenario
  • Describe and Configure VLANs
  • Implement Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express to support endpoints using CLI
  • Describe the appropriate software components needed to support endpoints
  • Configure DHCP, NTP and TFTP
  • Describe the differences between the different types of ephones and ephone-dns
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express endpoints
  • Describe the components of a gateway
  • Describe the function of gateways
  • Describe DSP functionality
  • Describe the different types of voice ports and their usage
  • Describe dial peers and the gateway call routing process
  • Describe codecs and codec complexity
  • Implement a gateway
  • Configure analog voice ports
  • Configure digital voice ports
  • Configure dial-peers
  • Configure digit manipulation
  • Configure calling privileges
  • Verify dial-plan implementation
  • Implement fax support on a gateway
  • Implement Cisco Unified Border Element
  • Describe the Cisco Unified Border Element features and functionality
  • Configure Cisco Unified Border Element to provide address hiding
  • Configure Cisco Unified Border Element to provide protocol and media interworking
  • Configure Cisco Unified Border Element to provide call admission control
  • Verify Cisco Unified Border Element configuration and operation
  • Describe the need to implement QoS for voice and video
  • Describe causes of voice and video quality issues
  • Describe how to resolve voice and video quality issues
  • Describe QoS requirements for voice and video traffic
  • Describe and configure the DiffServ QoS model
  • Describe the DiffServ QoS model
  • Describe marking based on CoS, DSCP, and IP Precedence
  • Configure layer 2 to layer 3 QoS mapping
  • Describe trust boundaries
  • Configure trust boundary on Cisco switches
  • Describe the operations of the QoS classifications and marking mechanisms
  • Describe Low Latency Queuing
  • Describe the operations of the QoS WAN Link Efficiency mechanisms
  • Enable QoS mechanisms on switches using AutoQoS
  • Configure Low Latency Queuing

642-447 CIPT1 v8.0 Exam Topics (Blueprint)

Exam Description

The Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Part 1 v8.0 (CIPT1 v8.0) 642-447 is the exam associated with the CCNP Voice certification. This exam tests a candidate’s skills in installing and configuring a Cisco Unified Communications Manager solution in a single site and focuses primarily on Cisco Unified Communications Manager Release 8.0, the call routing and signaling component for the Cisco Unified Communications solution.? Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the CIPT1 v8.0 Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Part 1 v8.0 (CIPT1 v8.0) 642-447 course.

Exam Topics

The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 642-447 CIPT1 v8.0 exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

  • Perform initial set up of a Cisco Unified Communications Manager cluster
  • Describe Cisco Unified Communications Manager cluster architecture
  • Describe Cisco Unified Communications Manager redundancy designs
  • Describe the requirements for Cisco Unified Communications Manager use of DHCP, TFTP, DNS, and NTP
  • Determine the services necessary to support a Cisco Unified Communications Manager deployment and activate the appropriate services
  • Describe and configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager to support on-cluster calling
  • Configure a Cisco Unified Communications Manager group
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager profiles and device pools
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager templates
  • Manage phones and users using Cisco Unified Communications Manager Bulk Administration Tool
  • Describe the tool for Auto-Registered Phones Support functionality
  • Describe and configure a route plan for Cisco Unified Communications Manager to support off-net calling
  • Describe Cisco Unified Communications Manager digit analysis
  • Implement gateways
  • Configure route patterns
  • Configure route lists and route groups
  • Implement toll-fraud prevention
  • Configure digit manipulation
  • Describe the functions and usage of calling search spaces and partitions
  • Implement calling privileges
  • Describe and configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager media resources
  • Describe media resources
  • Configure MeetMe conferencing and software conferencing resources
  • Configure Music on Hold
  • Configure Media Resource Groups and Media Resource Group Lists
  • Describe and configure the Cisco Unified Communications Manager to support features and applications
  • Configure IP phone services
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager native presence features
  • Configure Cisco Unified Mobility

642-457 CIPT2 v8.0 Exam Topics (Blueprint)

Exam Description

The Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Part 2 v8.0 (CIPT2 v8.0) 642-457 is the exam associated with the CCNP Voice certification. This exam tests a candidate’s skills in implementing a Cisco Unified Communications Manager solution in a multisite environment and applying a dial plan for a multisite environment, configuring survivability for remote sites during WAN failure and implementing solutions to reduce bandwidth requirements in the IP WAN. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the CIPT2 v8.0 Implementing Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Part 2 v8.0 (CIPT2 v8.0) 642-457 course.

Exam Topics

The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 642-457 CIPT2 v8.0 exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

  • Describe and implement centralized call processing redundancy
  • Describe device fail over
  • Configure call survivability
  • Configure Cisco Unified Survivable Remote Site Telephony operation
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express to provide redundancy
  • Configure MGCP Fallback operation
  • Verify redundancy operations
  • Describe and configure a multi-site dial plan for Cisco Unified Communication Manager
  • Describe the issues with multi-site dial plans
  • Describe the differences between the various gateways and trunk types supported by Cisco Unified Communication Manager
  • Implement trunks
  • Describe globalized call routing
  • Implement a numbering plan for multi-site topologies
  • Configure tailend hop off
  • Implement call control discovery and Cisco Inter Company Media Exchange
  • Configure Service Advertisement Framework Forwarder
  • Configure Service Advertisement Framework Client Control
  • Configure Service Advertisement Framework Call Control Discovery
  • Implement bandwidth management and Call Admission Control
  • Configure regions
  • Implement transcoders and MTPs
  • Configure locations
  • Implement RSVP agents
  • Implement SIP precondition
  • Describe functionality of a gatekeeper
  • Implement gatekeeper-based Call Admission Control
  • Configure Automated Alternate Routing
  • Configure multi-site Music on Hold
  • Implement mobility features
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager Device Mobility
  • Configure Cisco Extension Mobility

642-427 TVOICE v8.0 Exam Topics (Blueprint)

Exam Description

The Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Communications v8.0? (TVOICE v8.0) 642-427 is the exam associated with the CCNP Voice certification. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills required to troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communications systems and solutions in different deployments. In addition, the exams tests a candidates knowledge in troubleshooting methodology, triage, resources, tools, and fixes for Cisco Unified Communications Manager and the new v8.0 features such as Call Control Discovery, SIP Precondition, Extension Mobility Cross Cluster as well as dial plan troubleshooting including globalized call routing.? Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Communications v8.0 (TVOICE v8.0) 642-427 course.

Exam Topics

The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 642-427 TVOICE v8.0 exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

  • Apply the Cisco recommended methodology used to determine general Unified communications system problems and issues
  • Describe the steps that can be used to identify a problem with a given unified communication system
  • Identify tools available for troubleshooting
  • Identify tools available for monitoring
  • Identify available tools to operate and troubleshoot a Unified Communications System
  • Describe troubleshooting and monitoring tools
    Determine appropriate tools to use for troubleshooting and monitoring system
  • Correlate events based on traces, logs, debugs and output of monitoring tools
  • Parse and interpret traces, logs, debugs and output of monitoring tools
  • Troubleshoot registration issues
  • Troubleshoot issues with endpoint registration
  • Troubleshoot issues with gateway registration
  • Troubleshoot call setup issues
  • Troubleshoot intersite call setup issues
  • Troubleshoot intrasite call setup issues
  • Troubleshoot off-net call setup issues
  • Troubleshoot database issues
  • Troubleshoot database replication issues in Cisco Unified Communications Manager

642-467 CAPPS v8.0 Exam Topics (Blueprint)

Exam Description

The Integrating Cisco Unified Communications Applications v8.0 (CAPPS v8.0) 642-467 is the exam associated with the CCNP Voice certification. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge of how to integrate the new Unified Communications Applications, which are part of the new version 8.0 Cisco Voice software.? Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the CAPPS v8.0 Integrating Cisco Unified Communications Applications v8.0 642-467 course.

Exam Topics

The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 642-467 CAPPS v8.0 exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

  • Configure Cisco Unity Connection
  • Choose the appropriate desktop messaging interface for client machines
  • Integrate Cisco Unity Connection and Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Configure Cisco Unity Connection system settings
  • Describe call management options
  • Configure call routing options
  • Configure audiotext applications
  • Configure Cisco Unity Connection partitions and search spaces
  • Configure account policies, subscriber classes of service, and subscriber templates
  • Import user accounts into Cisco Unity Connection
  • Troubleshoot Cisco Unity Connection
  • Configure Cisco Unity Express using the GUI
  • Choose the appropriate desktop messaging interface for endpoints
    Integrate Cisco Unity Express and Cisco Unified Communications
  • Manager Express
  • Configure Cisco Unity Express system settings
  • Configure call routing options
  • Configure auto-attendant
  • Configure account policies, subscriber classes of service, and subscriber templates
  • Import user accounts into Cisco Unity Express from Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express
  • Troubleshoot Cisco Unity Express
  • Configure VPIM to network Cisco Unity Connection and Cisco Unity Express
  • Describe VPIM
  • Configure VPIM on Cisco Unity Connection
  • Configure VPIM on Cisco Unity Express
  • Implement Cisco Unified Presence Solution
  • Describe the function and operation of Cisco Unified Presence
  • Describe Cisco Unified Presence solution components
  • Describe the Cisco Unified Presence solution communication flows
  • Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager for integration with Cisco Unified Presence
  • Integrate Cisco Unified Presence with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Integrate Cisco Unified Presence with Cisco Unified Communications applications
  • Troubleshoot Cisco Unified Presence