Certification Industry: Network and Security
Certificate Name: CCDE Design Expert
Certificate Issuing Authority: Cisco Systems, Inc.
Certification Price: 1600 USD
Certificate Validity: 2 years
The CCDE curriculum prepares designers to develop design solutions at the infrastructure level for large customer networks. Network engineers holding an active CCDE certification are recognized for their expert-level knowledge and skills in network infrastructure design. The deep technical networking knowledge that a CCDE brings ensures that they are well qualified to address the most technically challenging network infrastructure design assignments.
The Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE) is for expert-level network design engineers, expert-level network leads of IT infrastructure teams, and expert-level network leads of architecture teams working in job roles that require them to translate business needs, budget, and operational constraints into the design of a converged solution. No formal prerequisites or training or other professional certification are required for CCDE.
To earn this Cisco certification, you must pass the two exams:
The exam can be scheduled here - https://home.pearsonvue.com/cisco#top