Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) certification is for senior network design engineers, senior analysts, and principal systems engineers, who discuss, design, and create advanced addressing and routing, security, data center, and IP multicast multi-layered enterprise architectures. This includes virtual private networking and wireless domains and it focuses on the design components of larger networks. The CCDP curriculum includes building scalable internetworks and multilayer-switched networks, and designing network service architecture.
|Valid Cisco CCDA and CCNA Routing and Switching or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.|
|REQUIRED EXAMS||RECOMMENDED TRAINING|
|642-902 ROUTE||Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)|
|642-813 SWITCH||Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)|
|642-874 ARCH||Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH)|
|Cisco professional-level certifications are valid for three years.|