Cisco Validated Design Program

Explore the New Frontier

Learn about Cisco Validated Designs in this introductory clip. (4:03 min)

Easily Deploy New Systems with Expert Guidance

Cisco Validated Designs (CVDs) provide the foundation for systems design based on common use cases or current engineering system priorities. They incorporate a broad set of technologies, features, and applications to address customer needs. Each one has been comprehensively tested and documented by Cisco engineers to ensure faster, more reliable, and fully predictable deployment.

Discover New Cisco Validated Design Guides

Follow these links to some of the most recently published CVD guides:


Learn About Cisco Validated Designs

Understand the aims of the CVD program and how to use the guides. (PDF - 1.97 MB)

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Experience the Vision

See how the CVD program helps you lay the groundwork for successful deployments. (ZIP - 14 MB)

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Discover CVD Partner Resources

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