About this Course

Duration 2 Days
Special Notices

If both classroom and virtual dates are available for this course please specify your preference when booking.


  • Should have attended 'Cisco SDA Essentials (SDACE)' or !CI-SDAPE or have equivalent knowledge
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional, Routing & Switching (CCNP-RS) certification, or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate, Data Center (CCNA-DC) certification, or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Cisco Cetified Network Associate, Wireless (CCNA-Wireless) certification, or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Good understanding of LISP, VXLAN, Cisco TrustSec

Delegates will learn how to

  • Learn the benefits of the SD-Access solution
  • Learn the architecture and solution components of SD-Access
  • Learn the general design methodology and process used for SD-Access implementation design
  • Design an SD-Access solution for a small, medium and large enterprise
  • Design a migration strategy for a small, medium and large enterprise


Module 1: SD-Access Overview

  • Why SD-Access?
  • SD-Access Architecture
  • SD-Access Solution Components

Module 2: SD-Access Design

  • Design Methodology
  • General Considerations
    • Platform support
    • Underlay design
    • LAN automation
    • Overlay design
    • Campus Fabric design
    • Security/Policy design
    • Wireless design

Module 3: Migrating to SD-Access

  • Planning a migration
  • Migration prerequisites
  • General Considerations
    • Network topology
    • Location of shared services infrastructure
    • Security/Policy considerations
  • Migration approaches
    • Parallel
    • Phased
  • Migration strategies
    • Layer 2 Access with new subnets
    • Layer 2 Access with existing subnets retained
    • Layer 3 Routed Access

2 Days

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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