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Nokia Optical Network Certification Program

Optical Network Certification (ONC) Program


Leverage your investment in Nokia optical technology and prepare for the future in optical networking with the Nokia Optical Network Certification (ONC) program.  The ONC program is designed to provide industry professionals with the training and skills needed to design, implement, and manage/maintain optical networks based on the Nokia 1830 Photonic Service Switch (PSS) and 1350 Optical Management System (OMS).

The ONC Program includes three certifications – the Optical Network Architect which is currently available and two new certifications, the Nokia Optical Design Expert (available Q3’18) and the Nokia Optical Services Expert (available Q2’19).  The Architect certification addresses advanced-level topics in the areas of network design, management, and troubleshooting. Through the Nokia Optical Network Design Expert certification, individuals develop expert level knowledge, best practices and practical skills required to design optimized and resilient Nokia 1830 PSS based WDM networks. And, with the Nokia Optical Network Services Expert certification participants learn the technologies, skills and best practices required to configure, manage and deploy differentiated services on a Nokia optical based network.

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