Ever wondered what types of tracks which enable mastery of a certain networking field are available for you to choose from? Cisco offers a wide range of laboratory tracks available for people to choose from. Each CCIE track focuses on specific skills. These skills vary and are dependent on the main aspect of the specific track. Each lab track focuses on implementing their respective skills onto students who participate in the track.
Here is a brief enumeration of these available tracks which Cisco is offering. The most popular track is the Routing and Switching Track which mainly focuses on solving connection problems to improve the response times, increasing the bandwidth allocations, and maximizing the performance of routers. All operations of this track support various global operations.
There are also other tracks available. There is the Security Track which focuses on configuring complex networks, troubleshooting various integrated environments, and understanding various common security threats. Another track is the Service Provider Track which mainly focuses on creating infrastructures of various service provider networks which are essential for delivering managed services, skills in packet architecture which is of importance for many service providers. There is also the Storage Networking Track which focuses extensively on implementing storage area networks, as well as troubleshooting them. Keep in mind that whichever track you select will determine which field of networking you will belong to after finishing your chosen track. The coverage of each track is wide since Cisco aims to equip its experts with enough skill and information to dominate their respective fields in networking.