Cisco TelePresence Solutions Specialist (CTSS)

The Cisco TelePresence Solutions Specialist certification focuses on the job-performance needs of a midcareer voice specialist or networking engineer who seeks to specialize in the planning, design, implementation (PDI) and maintenance of Cisco TelePresence deployments. Tasks include assessing network paths for rich media, evaluating call-control design options and configuring interoperability functions.

Exams & Recommended Training

Required training for exam 500-005: Cisco TX9000 Management (TX9KMAN):
Installing Cisco TelePresence Video Immersive Systems 500-005 is the exam associated with the Cisco TX9000 Management (TX9KMAN) course. The Installing TelePresence Video Immersive Systems course is designed to give learners a strong understanding of the installation, configuration, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of the Cisco TX9000 and TX9200 systems. Cisco TX9000 Management exam assessment topics include features and options, physical installation, configuration, operation, maintenance, upgrades and troubleshooting.


Cisco Specialist Certifications are valid for two years. To recertify, take and pass the current version of the required exam(s) or pass a current CCIE or CCDE written exam.