Huawei Certified Datacom Associate - Huawei Networking Technology and Device (HCDA-HNTD) Certification Exam

Prerequisites

No prerequisites.

Exam Content Overview

The HCDA-HNTD Certification exam covers datacom basics, TCP/IP protocol stack basics, WAN protocol principles such as Frame Relay and PPP and their implementation in Huawei routers, Ethernet technology, STP, and VLAN principles and their implementation in Huawei switches, basic principles of routing protocols such as RIP and OSPF and their implementation in Huawei routers, and network security technologies and their implementation in Huawei firewalls.

Exam results valid period

This exam result is valid for 3 years.

Re-certification Methods

Before your certification expires, you should re-certify with the following methods:

Certificate Re-certification Methods
Huawei Certified Datacom Associate To re-certify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
  • Pass any subject of the same level of certification in the field of the local technology
  • Pass any subject of the high-level certification in the field of the local technology

Key Points of Exam

IP Network Basics
  • Datacom basics
  • Basic network concepts, IP network architecture, standardization organizations and protocols
  • OSI and TCP/IP protocol models, functions at each layer, and packet encapsulation
  • ARP and RARP principles
  • TCP/UDP principles
  • IPv4 subnetting
  • Principles of common application layer protocols
  • Principles and application of common tools such as Ping, Tracert, FTP, and Telnet
LAN Technologies
  • Basic principles of the Ethernet technology and switches
  • Basic principles of VLAN, STP, and VRRP and their implementation in VRP
  • How a small switching network is constructed by using VLAN, STP, and VRRP technologies and Huawei switches
WAN Technologies
  • HDLC, PPP, and Frame Relay and their implementation in Huawei products
Routing Technologies
  • Static routing protocol principles, RIP principles, and OSPF principles, and their implementation in VRP
  • How a small routing network is constructed by using routing technologies and Huawei routers
Network Security
  • Network Security
  • ACL and NAT principles and configuration of ACL and NAT in Huawei firewalls
  • How network security is ensured by using network security technologies and firewalls
Product Knowledge
  • VRP features, operations, and maintenance
  • Features of Huawei routers and switches and their implementation in IP networks