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Cisco Business Architecture Analyst

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Cisco Business Architecture Analyst

Gain the skills needed to begin your journey as a trusted advisor to customers–guiding them on their own path to digital transformation.


The Cisco Business Architecture Analyst is a certification program that prepares IT and line-of-business professionals to build and strengthen the bridge between technology solutions and critical business needs. As the digital transformation of business accelerates, the discipline of Business Architecture becomes an important enabler and much-needed skill set of the IT professional. This certification is the first step in preparing candidates to serve as trusted advisors who can engage customers and lead them through their digital transformation.

This job role based certification will help candidates to:

  • Understand the concepts of the four pillars of Business Architecture
  • Identify the roles of the transformative team, and how they work to a solution
  • Define and understand the business, priority, requirements, and capability
  • Familiarity with the concept of Enterprise Architecture, and the use of frameworks in context


No prerequisites

Exams & Recommended Training

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training
810-440 DTBAA

Adopting the Cisco Business Architecture Approach (DTBAA)

Self-paced training | Instructor-led training

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The best way to prepare for the certification is to take the Cisco-approved training:

Adopting the Cisco Business Architecture Approach

Self-paced training | Instructor-led training

This course provides foundational knowledge about business architecture and emphasizes the importance of customer-centric engagements. The course establishes an awareness of the roles that are involved in business architecture.

Take Exam

To earn this Cisco certification, you must pass the following exam(s):

810-440 DTBAA

This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills as it relates to:

  • Roles related to a Cisco Business Architecture lead sales process
  • Specific responsibilities of a business architect
  • Customer journey
  • Customer credibility and rapport


The Cisco Business Architecture Analyst Specialist certification is valid for two years.

To recertify, take and pass one of the following exams:

  • current version of DTBAA exam, or
  • DTBAS exam, or
  • DTBAD exam

For more information, access the Cisco About Recertification page.