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Certificate Summary
HCIE-R&S certification validates the knowledge and skills required to construct, optimize, and manage complex and large and medium-sized enterprise networks.

The HCIE-R&S curriculum includes, but is not limited to the following:
Interconnecting different networks and various routers and switches;
Resolving complex connection problems;
Using technical solutions to increase bandwidth, shorten the response time, improve performance to its maximum, enhance security, and support global applications;
Troubleshooting complex network faults.

With HCIE-R&S certification, you demonstrate a comprehensive and thorough understanding of large networks, including technologies used in complex large and medium-sized networks, and the ability to design various enterprise networks independently and implement those designs using Huawei routing and switching devices.

With engineers who are HCIE-R&S certified, enterprises are able to:
Construct complete large and medium-sized networks independently and integrate voice, wireless, cloud, security, and storage technologies into their networks to support a variety of applications.
Troubleshoot faults efficiently.
Plan the enterprise network development to keep up with the enterprise development and network technology development trends, yet continue to ensure high security, availability, and reliability.

Certificate Prerequisites
Certification Training Requirement Qualification Requirement
HCIE-R&S   N/A Five years relevant work experiences is suggested
Exams & Examination Fee
Code Name Fee Exam Outline Mock Exam
H12-261  HCIE-R&S (Written)
(Huawei Certified Internetwork Expert-Routing & Switching)
300 USD Exam Outline Mock Exam
H12-262 HCIE-R&S (Lab)
(Huawei Certified Internetwork Expert-Routing & Switching)
1200 USD Mock Exam 1
Mock Exam 2
H12-263 HCIE-R&S (Interview)
(Huawei Certified Internetwork Expert-Routing & Switching)
N/A Interview Resit 800 USD -- --
N/A Re-evaluation of Lab Results 420 USD -- --
Recommended Training
Certification Exam Classroom Training e-Learning Course Training Plan
H12-261 HCIE-R&S (Written) Training Material e-Learning Training Plan
H12-262 HCIE-R&S (Lab)
H12-263 HCIE-R&S (Interview)
With the development of network technologies, the contents of Huawei Certification are also updated or optimized from time to time. Through re-certification, we can ensure the effectiveness of the certification. In addition, it indicates that Huawei Certification is keeping pace with the latest trend of network technologies.

Re-Certification Method:

Certification Period of Validity Date of Recertification Recertification Exam Start Date of  Validity
(Expires before 1st March 2016)
2 Years During the 1st year after expiration Written exam or Lab exam Date of passing recertification exam
After 3 years after passing the last certification Same as original certification Date of passing recertification exam
(Expires on or after 1st March 2016)
2 Years + 1 year grace period Within the validity period
Before the certification expires,pass any current HCIE Written/Lab/Interview from the following: H12-261~263(R&S), H12-931~933(Transmission), H12-731~733(Security), H13-629~631(Storage),H11-879~881(EC)
Two years after the issue of the recertification result
Related Links
Certification Procedure:             HCIE-R&S Badge:
Certification Procedure                  HCIE-R&S Badge

HCIE-R&S study materials by independent 3rd party companies(not associated with Huawei):
(Please note these materials are not developed or reviewed by Huawei.They are in no way endorsed or recommended by Huawei and the company/companies who developed it have no relationship with Huawei)
HCIE-R&S Lab Workbook by INET ZERO