EXA E7 GPON Specialist Exam

Calix Solutions Academy


The EXA E7 GPON Specialist certification exam is designed for technicians who provision and maintain E7 GPON services. Candidates must demonstrate their ability to turn-up an E7, provision Ethernet transport, activate voice, video, and data services for GPON subscribers, and troubleshoot common faults to restore services.

Passing Score: 70%

Time Limit: 90 minutes

Renewal Required: 3 years

Prerequisite Training and Skills

Before attempting certification, you should have extensive experience using the E7 and CMS to configure and manage E7 networks and subscriber services. Calix also offers training courses that can help you prepare for certification.

Exam Topics

  • Overview
  • SMx
  • Turn-Up
  • Transport
  • Administration
  • Passive Optical Network
  • Active Ethernet
  • Services