500-470 ENSDENG

Cisco Enterprise Networks SDA, SDWAN and ISE Exam for System Engineers

Associated Certification: Advanced Enterprise Networks Architecture Specialization

Duration: 60 minutes

Languages: English

Exam overview

This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of the skills needed by a Systems Engineer to understand the 4D Sales methodology; Discovery, Design, Demonstrate and Defend.

Exam topics

The following topics are general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes, the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.

6% 1.0 SD-Access Discovery
  1.1 Define discovery
  1.2 Describe Software Defined Access
  1.3 Describe trends, challenges, benefits, and key capabilities
  1.4 Describe discovery use cases
20% 2.0 SD-Access Design
  2.1 Describe high level design of SDA
  2.2 Describe where Cisco DNA center meets campus fabric
  2.3 Describe high level branch design
  2.4 Describe high level migration considerations
  2.5 Describe high level DC policy integration
8% 3.0 SDA Defend
  3.1 Describe competition
  3.2 Describe closing
  3.3 Describe products
  3.4 Describe caveats
  3.5 Describe roadmap
  3.6 Describe Software Defined Access “What to Sell”
  3.7 Describe team exercises
8% 4.0 SD-WAN Discover
  4.1 Describe 4D on-demand training
  4.2 Describe customer discovery (use case, buying triggers)
  4.3 Describe trends, challenges, benefits, and key capabilities
  4.4 Describe 4D engagement
12% 5.0 SD-WAN Design
  5.1 Describe high level design considerations
  5.2 Describe solution-architecture
  5.3 Describe reinventing WAN security
  5.4 Describe reinventing WAN connectivity
  5.5 Describe reinventing WAN application services
  5.6 Describe reinventing WAN operations
  5.7 Describe design use cases
12% 6.0 SD-WAN Demonstration
  6.1 Describe demonstration of capability
  6.2 Describe products
  6.3 Describe licensing and software
  6.4 Describe caveats
  6.5 Describe SD-WAN “What to Sell”
  6.6 Describe team exercises
  6.7 Describe SD-WAN Closing-Partner
6% 7.0 ISE Discover
  7.1 Introduce ISE
  7.2 Describe trends, challenges, benefits, and capabilities
  7.3 Describe discovery use case - buying triggers and insights
12% 8.0 ISE Design
  8.1 Describe an overview of solutions and architecture
  8.2 Describe ISE fundamentals
  8.3 Describe the Access Control feature
  8.4 Describe the Visibility - Profiling feature
  8.5 Describe the Guest Access feature
  8.6 Describe the BYOD feature
  8.7 Describe the TrustSec feature
  8.8 Describe high level design considerations
8% 9.0 ISE Demonstration
  9.1 Describe Demo and POV
  9.2 Describe products, software, and licensing
  9.3 Describe ISE caveats
  9.4 Describe roadmap - ISE, TrustSec, SDA Policy
8% 10.0 ISE Defend
  10.1 Describe ISE competition
  10.2 Describe ISE "What to Sell"

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Exam preparation

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