Exam 642-545 is one of the Cisco’s certification examinations. The exam name for 642-545 is Cisco’s MARS (Monitoring, Analyzing and Response System). This certification is designed for the candidates to test their knowledge in the Cisco monitoring, analyzing and response system. The Cisco monitoring, analyzing and response system’s implementation is associated in the CCSP (Cisco certified security professional) certification. This exam will help the candidates to gain knowledge as well as skills in describing the configuration as well as verification of installing the Cisco security MARS application.
Features of exam 642-545:
The following are the features of exam 642-545 and they are:
1) Identification of threats in the Cisco networks by learning the configuration, topology as well as the behavior of the environment
2) How to make the precise recommendations for the threat mitigations that includes the ability in analyzing the source of the threat as well as the visualizing the attacked path.
3) Simplification of incident management for managing the IPS, VPN, firewalls as well as deployment of email/ web security.
Installation and configuration of the Cisco security MARS product is the exam objective of 642-545. Simulation as well as adaptive questions can be asked during the examination. So, candidates are recommended to go for training classes in order to pass this examination.
The examination comprises of multiple choices, drag- drop, built a tree, re- order type questions and it is assured that there are no case study type questions. Examination can be registered in any of the Pearson VUE centers or nearby Pearson VUE center or even in online by paying the exam fee. After the exam fee is being paid, candidates can schedule their examination date as well as exam session.