Enterprise environments require networks designed for performance, availability and scalability to achieve outcomes. Seasoned IT professionals with progressive end-to-end network design expertise are crucial to ensure networks deliver to today's requirements while future proofing investments. For Senior Network Design Engineers, Principle System Engineer, Network/Solution Architects and CCDA professionals looking to build upon your fundamental Cisco network design expertise the Cisco CCDP certification program focuses on advanced addressing and routing protocols, WANs, services virtualization, and integration strategies for multi-layered Enterprise architectures.


120 Hrs


Valid Cisco CCDA and CCNA Routing and Switching or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CodeNameDuration (Hrs)
300-320 ARCHDesigning Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH)40
300-101 ROUTEImplementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)40
300-115 SWITCHImplementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)40

After you complete this course you will be able to:

Ip ROuting

Configure and verify Layer 2 Technologies PPP,PPPoE,Frame-relay

Identify, configure, and verify IPv4&IPV6 addressing and subnetting

Configure and verify static&Default routing

Configure and verify VRF lite

Configure and verify filtering with any protocol

Configure and verify redistribution between any routing protocols or routing sources

Configure and verify policy-based routing

Identify suboptimal routing

Explain ROUTE maps

Describe, configure, and verify RIPv2&RIPng

Describe, configure, and verify EIGRP Protocols

Describe, configure, and verify EIGRP for IPv6

Describe, configure, and verify OSPF Protocols

Describe, configure, and verify OSPF for IPv6

Describe, configure, and verify BGP peer relationships and authentication

Describe, configure, and verify eBGP (IPv4 and IPv6 address families)

Explain BGP attributes and best-path selection

VPN Technologies

Describe, configure, and verify GRE & DMVPN

Describe Easy Virtual Networking (EVN)

Infrastructure Security

Describe, configure, and verify IOS AAA using local,TACACS+ and RADIUS database

Configure and verify device access control

Configure and verify router security features

Configure and verify device management Infrastructure Services(Console and VTY,Telnet, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, SCP,FTP

Configure and verify SNMP,Syslog

Configure and verify Network Time Protocol (NTP)

Configure and verify IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP

Configure and verify IPv4 and IPv6 Network Address Translation (NAT)

Describe, configure, and verify IP SLA architecture

Configure and verify tracking objects

Configure and verify Cisco NetFlow

IP Switching

Configure and verify Layer 2 Technologies

Configure and verify switch administration

Configure and verify Layer 2 protocols

Configure and verify VLANs

Configure and verify trunking and VTP

Configure and verify EtherChannels

Implement spanning tree

Implement inter-VLAN routing in a campus network

Configure and verify other LAN switching technologies

Describe chassis virtualization and aggregation technologies

Configure and verify Infrastructure Security

Configure and verify switch security features

Describe device security using Cisco IOS AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS

Configure and verify Infrastructure Services

Configure and verify first-hop redundancy protocols(HSRP,VRRP&GLBP)

Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures

Advanced Addressing and Routing Solutions for Enterprise Networks

Create structured addressing designs to facilitate summarization

Create stable, secure, and scalable routing designs for IS-IS

Create stable, secure, and scalable routing designs for EIGRP

Create stable, secure, and scalable routing designs for OSPF

Create stable, secure, and scalable routing designs for BGP

Determine IPv6 migration strategies

Advanced Enterprise Campus Networks

Design for high availability

Design campus Layer 2 infrastructures

Design multicampus Layer 3 infrastructures

Design a network to support network programmability

WANs for Enterprise Networks

Compare and contrast WAN connectivity options

Design site-to-site VPNs

Design for a resilient WAN strategy

Design Extranet connectivity

Design Internet edge connectivity

Enterprise Data Center Integration

Describe a modular and scalable data center network

Describe network virtualization technologies for the data center

Describe high availability in a data center network

Design data center interconnectivity

Design data center and network integration

Security Services

Design firewall and IPS solutions

Design network access control solutions

Network Services

Select appropriate QoS strategies to meet customer requirements

Design end-to-end QoS policies

Describe network management techniques

Describe multicast routing concepts

Design multicast services

This course is designed for:

This course is intended for individuals seeking the Cisco CCDP certification and those working toward the Cisco CCDE certification. Presales and postsales network engineers that are involved in network design, planning, and implementation, Network administrators and designers that are responsible for designing and implementing the enterprise network.