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Candidates for FlexPod® certification should have at least six to 12 months of field experience working with the tools and standards for assessing FlexPod computing solution performance characteristics and requirements. They should also understand the hardware components associated with the Cisco® and NetApp® FlexPod solution and the process for selecting proper hardware for a given set of requirements.

NS0-170 (being replaced by NS0-173 – both exams are available until the end of 2018)
Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Design

Recommended Training and Resources:


NS0-171 (being replaced by NS0-174 – both exams are available until the end of 2018)
Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Implementation and Administration


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Take Your Exam

NS0-170 (being replaced by NS0-173 – both exams are available until the end of 2018)
Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Design

The NS0-170 / NS0-173 exams include 60 test questions, with an allotted time of 60 minutes to complete. In countries where English is not the native language, candidates for whom English is not their first language will be granted a 30-minute extension to the allotted examination completion time.

This exam is available in both English and Simplified Chinese.

The NS0-170 / NS0-173 exams include the following topics:

Compute

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot
  • UCS Manager

Networking

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot

Storage

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot

Virtualization

  • Hypervisor Solutions
  • SAN Boot

Design, Management, and Orchestration Tools

NS0-171 (being replaced by NS0-174 – both exams are available until the end of 2018)
Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Implementation and Administration

The NS0-171 / NS0-174 exams include 60 test questions, with an allotted time of 60 minutes to complete. In countries where English is not the native language, candidates for whom English is not their first language will be granted a 30-minute extension to the allotted examination completion time.

This exam is available in both English and Simplified Chinese.

The NS0-171 / NS0-174 exams include the following topics:

Compute

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot
  • UCS Manager

Networking

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot

Storage

  • Hardware components
  • Configuration
  • High availability
  • SAN Boot

Virtualization

  • Hypervisor Solutions
  • SAN Boot

Management and Orchestration Tools

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