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1) Cisco Career Certifications are IT professional certifications for Cisco products. The tests are administered by Pearson VUE (Prometic previously administered the test; but as of 1 Aug 2007, no longer does). There are three levels of certification: Associate, Professional, and Expert.
2)As these certificates are realated mostly to Metworking area, there is nothing like having FUTURE or not having. It's EVERGREEN