The 642-883 SPROUTE Deploying Cisco Service Provider Network Routing exam is associated with the CCNP® Service Provider certification. This 90-minute, 65−75 questions exam tests a candidate’s knowledge in configuring, verifying, and troubleshooting IPv4 and IPv6 advanced OSPF and IS-IS configuration, BGP configuration, using Cisco IOS-XR RPL to implement routing policies, and implementing high availability routing supporting a service provider network. This exam covers the Cisco IOS, IOS-XE and IOS-XR operating systems. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Deploying Cisco Service Provider Network Routing (SPROUTE) course. The exam is closed book and no outside reference materials are allowed.
The following topics are general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the 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.
1.0 OSPFv2 and OSPFv3 Routing in Service Provider Environments
2.0 IS-IS, IPv4, and IPv6 in Service Provider Environments
3.0 BGP Routing in Service Provider Environments
4.0 Route Manipulations in Service Provider Environments
5.0 High Availability Routing Features