Blog entry by Shaun Ray
The Cisco Routing and Switching Solutions Specialist will primarily design and deploy the end-to-end enterprise network. They must have a proper understanding of High Availability (HA), WAN optimization, and IP version 6 (IPv6) systems.
It is the responsibility of the Cisco Routing and Switching Solutions Specialist to develop secure networks to help the transport of multiple types of applications. They must have good knowledge about IP Network Convergence.
The specialist must update the system with the latest network industry trends. They should even look into the designing and deploying end-to-end enterprise networks. It is them who should keep the customer informed in the process of the developing system components.
The professional will examine and evaluate the system functionality and supervise all of the functional design requirements. They should be capable of creating a logical and detailed network diagram and engineering task list. The specialist should encourage the organization to invest in test plans and easy deployment methods.
They should provide the necessary inputs and assistance to develop new products. The professional must execute project-based engineering, design, installation, and troubleshooting. It is the Cisco Routing and Switching Solutions Specialist task to take care of the voice, video, and data network security implementation.
Cisco Routing and Switching Solutions Specialist must play an active role in the assessment and design network, storage, and core networking environments. They should help clients in the execution of data and voice communication networks. The professional must plan graphical and text-based documentation processes for effective management. They should have excellent knowledge of data center and security protocols.
The Solutions Specialist must know how to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches. They should have a good understanding of network protocols and complex LAN/WAN infrastructure support. The professionals are responsible for taking care of the network equipment including routers and switches. The specialist should manage and providing technical assistance to recover any critical network events.