Validate your skills and develop expert-level knowledge, best practices, and practical skills to implement Nokia's Cloud Packet Core end-to-end solution.
The new Nokia Cloud Packet Core Expert certification is an intermediate level certification designed for mobile industry professionals and engineers. It represents the evolution of packet core to a more flexible and scalable cloud-based data center architecture.
Benefit from expanded service capabilities for new technologies such as 5G, realize ultra-high bandwidth and low latency applications from a cloud-native core network architecture and reduce risk and time to market for a new virtualized ecosystem.
Upon successfully completing the Nokia Cloud Packet Core Expert, students will have developed in-depth working knowledge of the architecture, interfaces, protocols, mobility management, and session management in the packet core with a focus on the Mobility Management Entity (MME) and Mobile Gateway (MG) components of the Evolved Packet Core (EPC). They will also gain a working knowledge of the virtual network function (VNF) architecture of the Nokia Cloud Mobility Manager (CMM) and Cloud Mobile Gateway (CMG) and their cloud-native characteristics in Nokia’s Cloud Packet Core (CPC) architecture. Students will also develop a basic understanding of 5G and 5G deployment options for Nokia CPC support of the evolution to 5G.
How to Certify
Step 1 - Develop Your Skills
It is strongly recommended but not required to enroll in the following courses if you plan to obtain certification.
|Nokia Mobile Gateways||5 days|
|Nokia Mobility Manager||5 days|
|Nokia Cloud Packet Core||5 days|
Step 2 - Exams
The Cloud Packet Core Expert requires you to pass 3 written exams and 1 practical lab exam. Written exams must be completed before you can attempt the practical lab exam.
|Exam Name||Exam Number||Prerequisite(s)|
|Nokia Mobile Gateways||4A0-M02||N/A||Register|
|Nokia Mobility Manager||4A0-M03||N/A||Register|
|Nokia Cloud Packet Core||4A0-M05||N/A||Register|
|Cloud Packet Core Expert Lab Exam||CPCE-LE||4A0-M02, 4A0-M03, 4A0-M05||Available Q2'19|
Step 3 - Certification
Verify your "Certified" status in the Student Portal and we will mail you a diploma.
Step 4 - Retain Your Certification
Certifications are valid for three years and require passing an updated CPC exam.