Home page logo

funsec logo funsec mailing list archives

Re: "Skills gap"?
From: Paul Ferguson <fergdawgster () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 10:38:16 -0800

I agree with you, to certain point. :-)

But I've also witnessed way too many instances of people with "Cisco
certifications" who had no idea how to build networks. Sure, they
could configure a router.... but...

- ferg

On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 10:32 AM, Gary Buhrmaster
<gary.buhrmaster () gmail com> wrote:

On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 6:20 PM, Paul Ferguson <fergdawgster () gmail com> wrote:
Short story: As an early Cisco engineer, I (and may other very
talented people) helped develop the original CCIE program. I wince now
when I hear people reference Cisco "certifications" because now, they
are absolutely meaningless.

It depends on whether you were wise enough to invest in the exam
preparation companies you were about to support.  Those tests
are certainly meaning for those companies....


"Fergie", a.k.a. Paul Ferguson
Fun and Misc security discussion for OT posts.
Note: funsec is a public and open mailing list.

  By Date           By Thread  

Current thread:
[ Nmap | Sec Tools | Mailing Lists | Site News | About/Contact | Advertising | Privacy ]