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About This Certification

The NCP-IB certification is an intermediate-level credential that validates core concepts for designing, deploying, and managing NVIDIA InfiniBand fabrics. The exam is online and proctored remotely, includes 40 questions, and has a 90-minute time limit. 

Please carefully review NVIDIA's examination policy before scheduling your exam.

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Topics Covered in the Exam

Topics covered in the exam include:

  • Introduction to InfiniBand
  • InfiniBand architecture
  • Fabric management
  • InfiniBand drivers
  • InfiniBand utilities and tools

Preparation Materials

We recommend the following steps to prepare for this exam:

  • Take the “InfiniBand Professional” self-paced course. This course is based on the InfiniBand specification and covers both theoretical and practical aspects. It's designed to meet the needs of anyone who installs, configures, manages, troubleshoots, or monitors InfiniBand fabrics. The typical time to complete this course is six hours.


Certification Exam Details

Duration: 90 minutes 

Price: $220 

Certification level: Professional  

Subject: Networking   

Number of questions: 40

Prerequisites: A thorough understanding of data center infrastructure and networking.

Language: English 

Candidate audiences

Data center technicians

Delivery and professional services engineers

Developer operations (DevOps) engineers

Networking engineers

Solution architects

Systems administration staff

System architects

Validity: This certification is valid for two years from issuance.

Credentials: Upon passing the exam, participants will receive a digital badge and optional certificate indicating the certification level and topic.

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