DNAIE-Cisco Digital Network Architecture Implementation Essentials v1.0



In this course, you will learn about the Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA) architecture and its solution components. The course highlights the need for digitization in networks and the guiding principles of DNA.


  • Experienced network engineers pursuing Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA)
  • Field engineers supporting deployments of DNA


Knowledge level equivalent to Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the Digital Network Architecture solution by describing the vision, strategy, general concepts and components of it
  • Implement network automation using Cisco APIC-EM and the built-in applications like Network Plug and Play, EasyQoS, IWAN and Path Trace
  • Implement network virtualization using Cisco Network Function Virtualization in Enterprise branch network
  • Implement network analytics using Cisco Connected Mobile Experience (CMX) cloud
  • Implement network security using Cisco StealthWatch, Cisco TrustSec and Cisco Identity Services Engine(ISE)

  1. Identifying Role of Digital Network Architecture in Contemporary Network
  2. Implementing DNA Automation in Core Networks
  3. Implementing Network Analytics in Cisco DNA
  4. Implementing Security in a DNA Network
  5. Implementing Enterprise Network Fabric in the DNA Architecture