Understanding Cisco SDA Fundamentals (SDAFND)

 

Course Overview

The Understanding Cisco SDA Fundamentals (SDAFND) v1.0 course introduces you to Cisco® Software-Defined Access and teaches you, through a combination of lectures and labs, how to implement simple, single-site fabric networks. You will learn the benefits of leveraging Software-Defined Access in the Cisco-powered Enterprise Campus network. SDAFND will introduce the solution, its architecture and components, and guide you through labs to design and deploy simple Cisco SD-Access networks.

This course will help you:

  • Deploy Cisco SD-Access networks
  • Explain Cisco Software-Designed Access
  • Operate, manage, and integrate Cisco DNA Center™
  • Prepare for various Cisco certifications: Cisco Certified Specialist – Enterprise Core (ENCOR), and Cisco Certified Specialist – Enterprise Design (ENSLD)

Who should attend

  • Field engineers
  • Network engineers
  • Network administrators
  • System engineers

Prerequisites

To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

  • CCNP® level core networking knowledge
  • Ability to use Windows and Linux CLI tools such as ping, SSH, or running scripts

These are the recommended Cisco offerings that may help you meet these prerequisites:

Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe Cisco SD-Access architecture and its components
  • Explain Cisco DNA Center deployment models, scaling, and high availability
  • Identify Cisco SD-Access fabric protocols and node roles
  • Understand the Cisco SD-Access Wireless deployment models
  • Automate Day 0 device onboarding with Cisco DNA Center LAN Automation and Network PnP
  • Deploy simple Cisco SD-Access fabric networks
  • Monitor health and performance of the network with Cisco DNA Center Assurance
  • Interact with the Cisco DNA Center Platform Intent APIs

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)

Schedule

This class will become guaranteed to run with one more student registration.
Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

English

Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

Europe

Czech Republic

Prague This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English

Hungary

Budapest This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: English

North Macedonia

Skopje This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: English

Poland

Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

Slovenia

Ljubljana This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English

United Kingdom

London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)

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