Cisco Certified Design Professional Certification

Cisco Certified Design Professional Certification


The certification for CCDP is aimed at network designers, consultants and account managers who are responsible for the development of appropriate structures with the help of Cisco components.

Prerequisites for the CCDP is a valid CCNA Routing & Switching and CCDA certification.

Cisco recommends the following courses to prepare for the required exams:

ROUTE – Implementing Cisco IP Routing
Exam 300-101

SWITCH – Implementing Cisco Switched Networks
Exam 300-115

ARCH – Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures
Exam 300-320

The CCDP certification is valid for three years. The existence of any exam in the series of Professional-level courses in the field of General Certifications sufficient for recertification of CCDP. Even the existence of any CCIE Theory exam leads to the automatic re-certification.


Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures

In this course, participants will learn to design a converged network infrastructure for high performance, scalability and high availability. The learned in CCDA design skills are deepened and extended fundamentally. Students are placed in a position, based on best practices to develop stable and robust network solutions for the enterprise sector. Examples in the form of case studies provide the necessary practical relevance. Theoretical knowledge about applications and protocols is required and only replenished in the course. The contents of the seminar are preparing for the exam 300-320, which must be passed in the course of certification for CCDP.

Course Content

• Enterprise Connectivity and High Availability
• BGP Design
• Wide Area Networks Design
• Enterprise Data Center Integration
• Design security services
• Design Optimized QoS for User Experience
• Transition to IPv6
• IP multicast design