Exam 642-691 is one of the examinations in the Cisco certifications and the exam name is CCIP BGP and MPLS. This certification helps the candidates to gain knowledge on configuration of BGP in the Cisco routers as well as implementation of Cisco MPLS courses. Candidates are allowed to take this examination only in the English language and no other language options are available. Candidates can register with this examination in any one of the Pearson VUE centers or in the Pearson VUE website online or in the Cisco website by just paying the exam fee. After paying the exam fee candidates can schedule their exam venue date as well as session. Examination fee is around 250 USD and it doesn’t include any discounts or tax. Exam fee may vary in each country because of the daily exchange rate in the market and the fee is collected in the Pearson VUE center as per the current market exchange rate.
The following are the exam objectives of exam 642-691 and it will help the candidates for practicing for the examination by knowing the exam objectives as well as their sections. They are:
BCP as well as MPLS Technology
Basic configuration as well as implementation
Advanced level of configuration
The examination comprises of 60 to 70 questions approximately with multiple choices drag- drop built tree built list reorder and hot area sessions. Time duration for this examination is approximately 90 minutes and all questions are mandatory. Since time is considered as the major factor candidates should attend each question in just less than a minute. For answering a question in less than minute appropriate trainings like classroom online and offline trainings are necessary. Recommended study guides are available from Cisco learning center at a nominal fee.