Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate Mist AI (JNCIA-MISTAI)

The Mist AI track enables you to demonstrate a thorough understanding of WLAN technology in general and the Mist AI features and functionality. JNCIA-MistAI, the associate-level certification in this track, is designed for Wireless LAN networking professionals with introductory knowledge of wireless networking using the Mist AI. The written exam for the certification verifies your basic understanding of WLAN and Mist AI technology, features, and functionality.

General WLAN Concepts
Identify general concepts about WLANs

  • Wi-Fi channels and frequencies
  • Channel reuse
  • Signal Strength
  • Contention and Interference
  • Client capabilities
  • MIMO concepts
  • Modulation types and techniques

Wi-Fi Standards
Identify concepts of Wi-Fi standards

  • IEEE 802.11
  • Wi-Fi Alliance
  • Security and authentication
  • Physical Layer

WLAN Lifecycle
Identify the concepts or components of WLAN lifecycles

  • Define
  • Design considerations
  • Diagnose
  • Deployment migration strategies

Mist AI Components
Identify the components or functionality of MistAI

  • Cloud
  • Subscriptions
  • Mist Edge
  • Location services (e.g., directional antenna)
  • Access points

Mist AI Configuration
Identify the concepts or functionality of Mist AI configurations

  • Organizations
  • Sites
  • Templates
  • Policies
  • WLANs

WLAN Monitoring
Identify the concepts or operation of WLAN monitoring

  • Location Services (e.g., directional antenna)
  • Service level expectations (SLE)
  • Automation
  • Insights
  • Marvis



Recommended training for this certification

We recommend the following resources to help you prepare for your exam. However, these resources aren't required, and using them doesn't guarantee you'll pass the exam.




Juniper certifications are valid for three years. For more information, see Recertification.