The 642-887, SPCORE, Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Core Network Services exam is associated with the CCNP Service Provider certification. This 90-minute, 65−75 questions exam tests a candidate’s knowledge on the concepts and implementation of MPLS, LDP, MPLS-TE and QoS policies from the Service Provider perspective. This exam covers the Cisco IOS, IOS-XE and IOS-XR operating systems. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Core Network Services (SPCORE) 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 QOS in a Service Provider IP NGN Environment
2.0 MPLS/LDP in a Service Provider IP NGN Environment
3.0 MPLS/LDP in a Service Provider IP NGN Environment
4.0 Transport Technologies