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Wiley to Publish Alcatel-Lucent’s New Service Routing Architect Self-Study Guide to Build Advanced Knowledge of IP/MPLS

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Wiley, a leading publisher in technical certification preparation guides, announces the availability of Alcatel-Lucent’s latest technology publication, Alcatel-Lucent Service Routing Architect (SRA) Self-Study Guide: Preparing for the BGP, VPRN and Multicast Exams (Wiley, 978-1-118-87515-5, May 2015, U.S. $90.00).

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The book is the official self-study guide for preparing for the Alcatel-Lucent Service Routing Architect (SRA) exams and certification and is also a valuable resource and reference guide for any industry professional looking to expand their knowledge and skill set on the way to becoming an IP subject matter expert.

With nearly 1,200 pages of printed content and an additional 900 pages of authoritative online information, the Alcatel-Lucent Service Routing Architect (SRA) Self-Study Guide focuses on many of the more advanced areas of IP/MPLS routing and switching technology used by service providers to build and maintain large, scalable virtual private networks for IP and multicast services delivery.

In addition to this information, the guide has many practical configuration and troubleshooting examples. Pre- and post-chapter assessment questions are included with all seventeen chapters, along with practical lab exercises to ensure readers gain working knowledge on implementation of the technology. Sample written exam questions are also included to provide readers with guidance and strategies on how to prepare for the Alcatel-Lucent SRA certification exam.

Alcatel-Lucent Service Routing Architect (SRA) Self-Study Guide: Preparing for the BGP, VPRN and Multicast Exams is now available for purchase online and at retailers nationwide in both print and all e-book formats. For a full list of retailers, visit To request a review copy or an interview with one of the authors, contact Chantal Kowalski at

Industry quotes:

“… an ideal addition to the bookshelf of all network design professionals, especially those looking to study for the Alcatel-Lucent SRA certification exam. It features detailed examples, diagrams and lab exercises combined with well written explanations of cutting edge technologies deployed in the market today,” Kieran Gleeson, IP Network Design Consultant.

“It’s rare to find a book which includes all of the essential content that make it truly useful as both a teaching resource and a learning resource… It’s now one of the must-have texts for advanced-level university networking courses that I teach. I highly recommend it,” Michael Anderson, Professor for Bachelor of IT – Networking degree Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

“…an excellent reference book for today’s service providers for their training, researching and engineering,” Grace Wang, Senior Enterprise IP Network Planner, Rogers Communications Inc.

About the Authors

Glenn Warnock (Twitter: @glenn_warnock) is a telecom professional at Alcatel-Lucent and has been a key member of the Service Routing Certification team since 2006. Previously, Glenn worked for AT&T Canada and Apple Computer.

Mira Ghafary is an IP Service Routing Certification Subject Matter Expert at Alcatel-Lucent.

Ghassan Shaheen is an IP subject matter expert at Alcatel-Lucent.

About Wiley

Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice and education. Through the Research segment, the Company provides digital and print scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services, and advertising. The Professional Development segment provides digital and print books, online assessment and training services, and test prep and certification. In Education, Wiley provides education solutions including online program management services for higher education institutions and course management tools for instructors and students, as well as print and digital content.

About Alcatel-Lucent


Alcatel-Lucent is the leading IP networking, ultra-broadband access and cloud technology specialist. We are dedicated to making global communications more innovative, sustainable and accessible for people, businesses and governments worldwide. Our mission is to invent and deliver trusted networks to help our customers unleash their value. Every success has its network.

For more information, visit Alcatel-Lucent on:, read the latest posts on the Alcatel-Lucent blog and follow the Company on Twitter: @Alcatel_Lucent.

Wiley – Publicity Manager
Chantal Kowalski, 317-572-3492
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