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SYSTIMAX Certified imVision Support Specialist Recertification [GL5555R]

This course is currently being updated and during this time is not available for booking. All GL5555 certifications due to expire soon have been extended to the 31st July, so you don't have to worry about your certificate expiring while we carry out this course update. Please check back regularly for updates.

This Guided Learning recertification course builds on the foundation content that imVision specialists recieved during the GL5555. It brings the most recent updates in iPatch hardware and imVision software to System Manager version 7.2. Therefore the pre-requisite for this course is holding a current CISS qualification.

Estimated study time: 5h

Webcast duration: 2h 05m


The webcasts for this course are available in the following languages:

 Chinese Danish Dutch Finnish French German Hungarian Italian Japanese Korean Portuguese Russian Spanish Swedish Turkish

plus additional languages available for asssessments.


This course is aimed at students who are already qualified in GL5555 Certified imVision Support Specialist since it was launched in November 2012. This is the second update since the foundation course was launched and it provides the ability to recertify your CISS qualification. Students qualified in CISS need to complete this course within a year of qualifying in GL5555 or within a year of completing the previous GL5555R recertification to maintain their CISS qualified status.

Pre-requisite experience:

It is mandatory for you to first complete the GL5555 course. Then this recertification update course will need to be taken within 12 months.

Mandatory Student lab requirement:

Like the foundation course GL5555, this course does have workshops and uses no more than the original hardware than that course required. But unlike that course, workshops are informative and there is no workshop submission.


  • Provide the latest information related to iPatch Hardware
  • Present the latest features from imVision System Manager software

Key Topics:

  • GL5555R2 L1 System Manager Installation Enhancements
  • GL5555R2 L2 System manager Backup and Restore Tool
  • GL5555R2 L3 Server Decommissioning
  • GL5555R2 L4 mVision MIB and SNMP Traps
  • GL5555R2 L5 Fiber Review
  • GL5555R2 L6 System Manager Enhanced support for MPO
  • GL5555R2 L7 System Manager Support for iPatch MPO Ports
  • GL5555R2 L8 Other SMv7.2 Enhancements

How will I learn:

The 'Guided Learning' GL5555 format enables the student to take this practical course at their own premises and at their own pace with the support of online learning content. Webcast study lessons, videos, webpage based workshops, installation and operational PDF documents and SYSTIMAX imVision System Manager Software are provided.


Successful completion will provide:

An updated certificate and ID badge recognizing the student as recertified as Certified imVision Support Specialist (CISS), Partners will also be added to the ‘Partner Locator Database’ for one year. BICSI CECs are available for this course, please check the BICSI support document in your resources area for details. Recertification is required within 1 year using the GL5555R Certified imVision Support Specialist Recertification course.

Is this the right course for me?

If you are already qualified in CISS and need to know about the latest iPatch hardware and imVision software changes and features, then this is the right course for you.

Course information:

BICSI CECs: 2 Event ID: OV-COMMS-IL-1115-2

Certificate valid for 1 year

Estimated study time: 5h

Webcast duration: 2h 05m

Course Benefits

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Effective learning
  • Learn on the go and on-site
  • Cost effective
  • Consistent training globally
  • Available in many languages
  • Access latest material

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