Security design certification?

m3zillam3zilla Member Posts: 172
Is there a security/design track out there that is revolve around designing a secure network? Things like how to design a DMZ/perimeter defense, the remote access module, and the why behind some of the best practices. Essentially, a CCDP for security.


  • filkenjitsufilkenjitsu CCNA R&S, CCNA SP Member Posts: 561 ■■■■□□□□□□
    ARCH Exam Topics v2.1 (Blueprint)

    Exam Description
    The Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH) exam is the exam associated with the CCDP certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of the latest development in network design and technologies, including network infrastructure, intelligent network services and converged network solutions. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the ARCH Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures course.

    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.

    Design advanced enterprise campus networks
    Design for High Availability in enterprise networks
    Design Layer 2 and Layer 3 campus Infrastructures using best practices
    Describe enterprise network virtualization considerations
    Design for infrastructure services including voice, video, and QoS
    Identify Network Management Capabilities in Cisco IOS Software

    Design advanced IP addressing and routing solutions for enterprise networks
    Create summarizable and structured addressing designs
    Describe IPv6 for campus design considerations
    Create stable and scalable routing designs for EIGRP for IPv4
    Describe IPv4 multicast routing
    Create IPv4 multicast services and security designs
    Create stable and scalable routing designs for OSPF for IPv4
    Create stable and scalable routing designs for BGP for IPv4

    Design WAN services for enterprise networks
    Describe Layer 1 - 3 WAN connectivity options including optical networking, MetroEthernet, VPLS, and MPLS VPNs
    Describe IPsec VPN technology options
    Evaluate WAN service provider design considerations including features, SLAs, and WAN backup
    Create site-to-site VPNs designs with appropriate technologies, scaling, and topologies

    Design an enterprise data center
    Describe data center network infrastructure best practices
    Describe the components and technologies of a SAN network
    Describe integrated fabric designs using Nexus technology
    Describe network and server virtualization technologies for the data center
    Create an effective E-Commerce design
    Design a high availability data center network that is modular and flexible

    Design security services
    Create firewall designs
    Create NAC appliance designs
    Create IPS/IDS designs
    Create remote access VPN designs for the teleworker
    Bachelors of Science in Telecommunications - Mt. Sierra College
    Masters of Networking and Communications Management, Focus in Wireless - Keller
  • m3zillam3zilla Member Posts: 172
    I know what the CCDP is, and I also know it doesn't have a lot of security focus. Hence
    Essentially, a CCDP for security
  • ajs1976ajs1976 Member Posts: 1,945 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Is this what you are looking for? CISSP-ISSAP -

    2020 Goals: 0 of 2 courses complete, 0 of 2 exams complete
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