June 24, 2008

New CCNA Security, Wireless and Voice Products Available From Cisco Press

Cisco Press announced the launch today of new print and electronic learning tools to prepare candidates for new CCNA(R) concentrations, including CCNA Security, CCNA Voice and CCNA Wireless.

New products include the CCNA Security Official Exam Certification Guide, CCNA Security Quick Reference, and CCNA Voice Quick Reference, all available now. Quick Reference and Official Exam Certification Guide titles for both CCNA Voice and CCNA Wireless will publish later in 2008. All products come from the best-selling series of self-study learning tools from Cisco Press, the only authorized publisher of Cisco certification products.

 News Facts: -- Cisco introduced three concentrations to the popular associate-level career certification - CCNA Security, CCNA Wireless, CCNA Voice. Highly specialized concentrations offer candidates a specialty niche to help in their career pathway. -- CCNA Voice certification validates voice application skills such as VoIP infrastructure, call manager software, video and presence, and IP Communications hardware. -- CCNA Security certification validates monitoring skills of network devices, installation, troubleshooting and more. -- CCNA Wireless certification validates skills in implementation, support and configuration of Cisco wireless LANs. -- Cisco Press offers an Exam Certification Guide and Quick Reference to align each new CCNA concentration. -- To learn more, visit www.cisco.com/go/getcertified.  Product Availability: CCNA Security Official Exam Certification Guide ISBN 10: 1587202204 / June 24, 2008  CCNA Security Quick Reference ISBN 10: 1587057662 / June 25, 2008  CCNA Voice Official Exam Certification Guide ISBN 10: 1587202077 / October 10, 2008  CCNA Voice Quick Reference ISBN 10: 1587057670 / June 24, 2008  CCNA Wireless Official Exam Certification Guide ISBN 10: 1587202115 / September 26, 2008  CCNA Wireless Quick Reference ISBN 10: 1587057654 / August 22, 2008 

For additional product information, visit: www.ciscopress.com/ccna.

Useable Quotes:

"The introduction of these three new CCNA-level certification tracks is the most exciting development in the Cisco certification space since the original routing and switching CCNA certification was launched 10 years ago," said Brett Bartow, Cisco Press executive editor. "These three new tracks provide a much needed stepping stone for networking professionals looking to specialize in the fast growing security, voice, and wireless fields and should prove to be extremely popular and valuable credentials."

About Cisco Press:

Cisco Press, a partnership between Cisco Systems(R) (NASDAQ:CSCO) and the Pearson Education division of Pearson plc (NYSE:PSO), is the official publisher of Cisco(R) networking technology and Cisco certification self-study materials for networking students and professionals. With products designed to help users prepare for Cisco certifications and master the implementation and support of a diverse range of networking technologies, Cisco Press provides a variety of products to suit individual learning styles. Cisco Press resources are the only print companions reviewed and approved by Cisco Systems for use in the Cisco Networking Academy Program. Cisco Press products can be purchased at your favorite local bookstore, computer/electronic store, online bookseller, or at www.ciscopress.com. Pearson is also co-founder, along with O'Reilly Media Inc., of Safari Books Online (http://safari.ciscopress.com), the premier on-demand content library providing thousands of expert reference materials through a single point of contact, including expert technology, creative and design, industry and management resources in video, audio and written formats.

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