CCIE Collaboration Lab Exam Bootcamp


Our entirely hands-on Lab Exam Bootcamps are unmatched offering seven full days of in-depth, comprehensive CCIE Collaboration v2 Lab Exam training, taught by industry-renowned expert instructors with extensive real-world experience. This Lab Exam Bootcamp is intended to serve as the final step in preparing to take your CCIE Collaboration v2 Lab Exam.

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What is a Lab Exam Bootcamp?

Our CCIE Collaboration Lab Exam Bootcamp is seven days of intensive, hands-on, instructor-led training. The instructor will alternate between presenting material and guiding attendees through hands-on, real-world exercises. Attendees will be provided access to a complete rack system encompassing the necessary topology.

Not only will you refine your skills and expand your knowledge of the blueprint technologies, you will also learn to change the way you think about problems and how to derive solutions. In addition to helping you pass your exam, our Bootcamps give you real-world practical knowledge to carry you past the CCIE lab and into everyday applications that you'll use as a CCIE in the field.

Who should take it?

This Bootcamp is intended for those in the final stages of their CCIE studies who are preparing to take their CCIE Collaboration Lab Exam.

What can you expect?

This Bootcamp is structured to run 10-12 hours per day, typically starting at 9 am, with a one-hour lunch break. Each day will be a combination of lectures, Q&A sessions, and hands-on exercises. Students will also have full access to their lab equipment throughout the evening to continue practicing on their own or together with other students.

Our lectures are dynamic and engaging, using only Cisco's UC servers and clients (CUCM clusters, CUC, CUE, CUPS, UCCX, VMS, TMS, Jabber), Cisco's IOS 2911 voice gateways, Catalyst 3750 on a live rack of equipment, the respective documentation sets, and a digital whiteboard. Many of the instructor's IP phones and Jabber clients will be visible on the projector, allowing you to see every call, digit manipulation, and phone display as he walks you through every technology.

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  • Network Infrastructure
    • VLANs/Dot1Q
    • CDP/LLDP
    • DHCP
    • TFTP
    • NTP
    • Layer 2/Layer 3 Troubleshooting
  • Phone Registration
  • Remote Phone Control
  • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Setup (CUCM)
    • CUOS Administration
    • CUCM Serviceability
    • Service Activation/Status
  • Device Registration
    • Device Pools
    • Date/Time Groups
    • Phone Registration
    • Device-Specific Settings
    • Line/DN Basics
    • Line Directory URIs
  • Cisco Unified Border Element (vCUBE)
    • CUBE Basic Configuration
    • Advanced SIP Configuration
    • Advanced H.323 Configuration
    • SIP-to-SIP Interworking
    • SIP-to-H.323 Interworking
    • Media Flow-Through/Media Flow-Around
    • DTMF Interworking
    • CUBE Box-to-Box Redundancy
    • Troubleshooting CUBE
    • SIP Trunking
    • SIP Normalization
    • SIP Pre-Conditions
  • Static Dial Plan Routing
    • Traditional vs Globalized Dial Plans
    • Partitions and Calling Search Spaces
    • Translation Patterns
    • Numeric Route Patterns, Route Lists and Route Groups
    • Local Route Groups (LRG/SLRG)
    • Calling, Called and Connected Party Transformations
    • SIP Route Patterns / URI Route Patterns
    • URI Dialing
    • SIP Profiles
    • InterCluster Lookup Service (ILS)
  • Unified Mobility
    • Extension Mobility (EM)
    • Extension Mobility Cross Cluster (EMCC)
    • GeoLocations and Filters
    • Mobile Connect (SNR)
  • CUCM Express (CUCME)
    • Basic SIP Setup
    • SIP Phone Registration
    • Advanced CME Features
  • Unified Messaging - Unity Connection
    • SIP Integration with CUCM
    • SCCP Integration with CUCM
    • Message Waiting Indicators (MWI)
    • System Call Handlers
    • Audio Text / Phone Trees
    • Users and Mailboxes
    • Call Routing
    • Calling Restrictions
    • Advanced Features
  • Unified Messaging - Virtual Unity Express
    • Integration with CUCME
    • Users and Mailboxes
    • General Delivery Mailboxes
    • vCUE JTAPI and SIP, Prompt Management
  • Unified Presence
    • BLF Speed Dials and Call Lists
    • Unified IM and Presence Server Integration
    • Federations
  • Jabber
    • Jabber Softphone Mode
    • Jabber Deskphone Control Mode
    • Jabber Extend and Connect Mode
    • Jabber 11.9 on Premise
  • Contact Center
    • JTAPI Integration
    • Basic Scripting
    • Finesse
  • Collaboration Edge
    • Mobile Remote Access (MRA)
    • Business to Business Calling (B2B)
    • Hybrid Services
  • Cisco Meeting Server
    • Adhoc and Rendezvous Conferencing Using Call Bridge Conferencing
    • Media Resource Management
    • WebRTC / Web Bridge
    • CMS API
  • Troubleshooting
  • Full Scale Lab
  • Lab Strategy

Minimum Preparation

There are no formal prerequisites, but it is recommended that you have a CCNP or a CCNP level of knowledge prior to attempting a CCIE.

To prepare for this course, we recommend that you have a basic understanding of the technologies on the CCIE Collaboration blueprint and view INE's CCIE Collaboration Advanced Technologies course. You will also need a working knowledge of Cisco's IOS interface.

Preferred Preparation

In addition to the minimum preparation materials, we recommend completing the self-paced CCIE Collaboration Workbook, which is available here or in our All Access Pass.

Bootcamp Reseat Policy

The re-seat/re-take terms in place at the time of purchase will apply to your case. Re-seats are available for bootcamps of the same type, or for bootcamps that have replaced the course you originally attended. You must attend your initial bootcamp before you can register for a re-seat. You may only register for one re-seat at a time and must attend the re-seat session before scheduling another re-seat. Students may schedule a re-seat for any upcoming bootcamp date, excluding those marked “Sold Out”.  Any outstanding fees, including rescheduling fees, must be paid before you can register for a re-seat. You must agree to the re-seat terms before you may register. 
 
Effective November 1, 2017, bootcamp students may purchase re-seats at a reduced rate for two years from the date that you attended your original class. At the close of the two-year timeframe, bootcamp students have the option to purchase two more years of discounted re-seats. Re-seat fees are applicable for all tracks. Re-seat fees for bootcamps 6 days or longer are $1000 per re-take. For bootcamps of 5 days or less, the cost is $500 each time you wish to re-sit. In addition to the re-seat fee, if you received a discount on your original purchase, you must pay the difference between list price at the time of purchase and the discounted rate received. If any promotional items (i.e. free travel vouchers, electronic devices, etc.) were included with your bootcamp purchase, you will be required to pay the cost of that item (up to $500) in addition to the re-seat fee. Requests for re-seats after your two-year timeframe will be evaluated on a case by case basis.  
 
Reseat policy is subject to change at any time at the discretion of INE.

Bootcamp Payment Plans

We offer 2 month, 3 month, and 4 month payment plans for our bootcamp classes. A 5% processing fee will be collected with the first payment of all payment plans. Any exceptions are at the sole discretion of our billing team.

This is not a credit or financing plan and no interest charges are incurred from INE, except for the initial 5% processing fee.

For example, if you place an order for $4,000 and choose a 4-month payment plan, your initial payment would be $1,000 plus the 5% processing fee of $200, for a total of $1,200. The remaining $3,000 order balance will be processed automatically by INE over the next 3 months, at $1,000 per month.

With your first payment, you will receive access to your All Access Pass so you can begin watching the self-paced videos to prepare for your bootcamp.

Payment plans require you to use a debit/credit card. We accept the following debit/credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. No other payment methods are accepted for payment plan orders.

Your bootcamp must be paid in full prior to the class start date.

Bootcamp Cancellation Policy

Refunds for instructor-led bootcamps are not permitted for any reason. If you no longer wish to attend an instructor-led bootcamp you must notify INE in writing at least 60 days before the course start date. You are then eligible to receive a store credit that you may apply to another purchase. The store credit extended to you may not be valued at the full cost of your purchase if you received any promotional items or self-paced training materials with your bootcamp purchase. Store credit expires 180 calendar days from issue date and is not transferable.

If for any reason, you need to reschedule a bootcamp, or if you would like to choose your date and location after purchase, you must notify INE in writing at least 60 days before the bootcamp start date. At INE's sole discretion, you may incur a rescheduling fee if your request is placed less than 60 days before the original bootcamp start date. Rescheduling fees are based on current bootcamp list price and must be paid before you may attend.

  • Rescheduling 60 days or more in advance will not incur a rescheduling fee.
  • Rescheduling 59-45 days in advance will incur a 5% rescheduling fee.
  • Rescheduling 44-30 days in advance will incur a 15% rescheduling fee.
  • Rescheduling 29 days or less before the class start date will incur a 25% rescheduling fee.
  • Failure to attend your scheduled bootcamp without prior written notification will be considered a “no show” and the full bootcamp price will be forfeited.

    INE reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any bootcamp. INE shall not be liable for lost travel expenses or any other expense incurred by the student related to a rescheduled bootcamp. INE assumes no liability in the case of war (declared or undeclared), natural or man-made disasters, delays or inability to travel, or other forces outside of INE's control through which INE determines attending a bootcamp may cause risk to students or INE employees. 

    Bootcamp confirmation will be provided 45 days before the start date. Bootcamps for which the running dates are changed 45 days or more before the originally-scheduled start date are considered “rescheduled,” not “canceled.” In the unlikely event that INE must cancel a Bootcamp within 45 days of the scheduled start date, we will contact and work with you to determine the appropriate solution.

    Bootcamp Payment Policies

    Before one can reserve a seat in an upcoming on-site bootcamp, a valid INE order must be placed. A valid order consists of an order paid in full using an approved payment method, for which the initial payment has been made on a payment plan, or with receipt of an approved purchase order.

    Any electronic materials included with the bootcamp purchase will be fulfilled to your account upon payment completion, the first payment of a payment plan, or receipt of a valid purchase order.

    Bootcamp orders must be paid in full before the student may attend class.

    Bootcamp must be paid in full before any applicable promotional materials can be ordered or delivered.

    Bootcamp rescheduling fee will apply regardless of the payment method selected. Please refer to the rescheduling policy for further details.

    If a visa invitation letter from INE is required to attend your scheduled on-site bootcamp, please plan your payment accordingly. Bootcamp orders must be paid in full before we are able to issue visa invitation letters to students.

    • Regular price $4,999.00
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    Upcoming Scheduled Dates Location
    January 28 – February 3, 2019 Amsterdam, NL
    March 4 - March 10, 2019 Salt Lake City, UT
    March 4 - March 10, 2019 Online Live (GMT -7)
    April 8 - April 14, 2019 RTP, NC
    April 8 - April 14, 2019 Online Live (GMT -4)

    Hear From Previous Bootcamp Students

    For my last CCIE, I finally decided to go to a real bootcamp. I've made a smart choice with INE's Collab bootcamp taught by 5xCCIE Rohit Pardasani. I highly recommend going to this class when you feel you are about 80-90% ready to take the lab. Rohit will set you on the right path to fill in the remaining gaps!
    Roman Rodichev - 8xCCIE #7927, Founder & Chief Solution Architect @ ieMentor
    This experience was very good. The teacher was very knowledgeable and taught at decent pace to where he could teach you and you're able to configure on your own also to get your hands on experience.
    Jeremy D.
    Rohit was excellent and very resourceful. I highly would recommend everyone attempting the CCIE collaboration to first go to an INE boot camp. It will definitely measure how ready you are for the exam.
    Pablo Larancuent
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