Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Design Specialist

Configure FlexPod for Your Needs

Learn how to design scalable, flexible data centers

The Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Design Specialist is for storage and data management professionals including systems engineers, field engineers, professional services consultants, and channel partners who are focused on FlexPod solution enablement.

This FlexPod certification is the first jointly-developed, global, multi-vendor technical certification that delivers in-depth knowledge of the tools and standards to assess performance characteristics and requirements of the FlexPod integrated solution.


No prerequisites

Exams & Recommended Training

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training
500-170 FPDESIGN Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN)


Cisco Specialist certifications are valid for two years. To recertify, pass the following before the certification expiration date:

  • Pass the current required exam.

For more information, access the Cisco About Recertification page.

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