DNA and SDA Basics Training

16 hours
The DNA and SDA Basics Training is structured as a hybrid workshop and is delivered by a technology specific Subject Matter Expert in a workshop format, either virtually via the customer's preferred meeting application or onsite at the customer's location. The engagement combines an SME engagement, workshop, training and lab demo all in one interactive experience that focuses on learning a new technology, best practices and how it will fit into the customer's current environment.

What to Expect

The following items are included in this training: 

  • Demonstrating design strategies
  • Demonstrate flexibility and use cases of different design and migration changes
  • Execution concepts & whiteboarding
  • Automate, operate and secure concept walkthrough
  • Provision, validation and troubleshooting commands

Goals & Objectives

Our expert led training workshops help you gain a better understanding of the Cisco DNA technologies and solutions. Upon completion you’ll have the working knowledge and skills to develop, deploy and maintain a solid DNA infrastructure.


The following is a summary of the 2 day agenda, concepts, and inclusions for the training:

  • Initial setup of DNA Center
    • Design application
    • Adding sites, buildings and floors
    • Adding floor maps
    • Adding new APs and positioning
  • Design application continued
    • WLC/AP configuration management (wireless network profiles)
    • Portal management in DNA Center
    • Portal management in ISE
  • DNAC CMX integration overview
  • Adding enterprise and guest SSIDs in DNAC
  • Leveraging DNA Assurance for wireless 
    • Network 360
  • DNA Spaces overview and demo 
  • Multi-OEM automation strategy 
  • Leveraging templates for wireless settings