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Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Design Specialist

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This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
Cisco Systems
San Jose, CA USA
Phone: 800-553-6387
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Skill Level: Intermediate                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $400 (shortest track)               

For engineers who design scalable, reliable, and intelligent Data Center Virtualization solutions based on the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) along with other Cisco Data Center products, server virtualization software, and server operating systems.

Initial Requirements:
You must meet the following baseline requirements: Earn the Cisco DCSNS (Data Center Storage Networking Design Specialist) and DCNID (Data Center Networking Infrastructure Design Specialist) certifications
OR earn the Cisco CCDA certification and pass the DCUCD Qualifier Exam ($200).

Exam Requirements:
You must then pass the Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Design (DCUCD) Specialist exam ($200) and the Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) Specialist exam ($200). Training is available but not required.

Continuing Requirements:
Certifications are valid for two years.
To recertify, you must re-take and pass all exams for this certification. Please note: this includes ALL exams whether refreshed or not. Alternatively, you can pass a current CCIE or CCDE written exam. Achieving or recertifying CCDE or any CCIE automatically extends your active Specialist certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved.

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