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Design guides by category

Digital Network Architecture

Digital Network Architecture

Get validated design guidance on our open, software-driven approach to deploy a digital-ready network.

Design Zone for DNA

Campus wired and wireless networks

Campus wired and wireless networks

Get systems design guidance for enterprise campus architectures, components, and services.

Design Zone for Campus

WAN/branch and Internet edge

WAN/branch and Internet edge

Design and deploy on-premises cloud-managed WAN and branch networks, and secure access for your Internet edge.

Branch/WAN and Internet edge

Mobility

Mobility

Review enterprise mobility architecture design guidance to improve the mobile experience for end users.

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Featured design guides

Software-Defined Access

Software-Defined Access

Design, provision, apply policy, and provide wired and wireless network assurance with a secure, intelligent campus fabric.

Read SD-Access Design Guide (PDF - 3.1 MB)

Intelligent WAN

Intelligent WAN

Review use cases and design models for our software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) solution.

See design guide (PDF - 2.3 MB)
Get deployment guide (PDF - 2.1 MB)

QoS policy automation

QoS policy automation

Understand network design considerations and best practices in QoS policy automation. Our approach is based on the Cisco APIC-EM controller and EasyQoS application.

Is your network digital ready?

Is your network digital ready?

Design your networks using the open and software-driven approach guided by the Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA).

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