To find the sessions that are most important to you we organize our technical education program into technology tracks. You can pick and choose from sessions in multiple tracks to focus on the specific areas that matter most to you.
The Certification track includes technical seminars and breakouts in areas such as collaboration, data center, routing and switching, security, service provider, and wireless. Topics discussed are relevant to what you will encounter in written and lab examinations for all content levels from CCNA to CCIE/CCDE and Architect.
Simplify your cloud (public and hybrid) for your business and learn how to build, operate, and consume secure enterprise applications in the cloud. These sessions will demonstrate how Cisco’s cloud solutions portfolio will enable our customers and partners to take advantage of the significant new opportunities the digital era presents.
Learn how to manage and deploy advanced communications and collaboration solutions in your organization. From personal video meeting rooms to enterprise messaging, Cisco provides solutions for every room, desk, and pocket. See how the solution comes together to address your business goals, from transforming your workplace to taking your contact center to the next level. You will also see how the Cisco collaboration solution can streamline specific business operations and maximize your return on investment, including options that don’t require significant infrastructure expenditures.
Build and operate your data center for the next generation of IT. Learn about key trends that are transforming design and implementation, and best practices for management and operations. Combine the power of programmability, automation, virtualization and application-centricity and tap into the potential of a policy-driven infrastructure.
Organizations of all types and sizes are leveraging the power of technology to create new business models, disrupt value chains, and create new products and services. Digital business transformation offer more opportunities than ever to excite customers as well as employees with services and experiences that were unimaginable just a few years ago. This track will focus on Digital Services that provide differentiated Customer Experiences, Workforce Experiences and Business Transformation.
Technology transitions including mobility, IoT, cloud, and analytics fueling digital transformation have a huge implication on your networks. These sessions will demonstrate how you plan, design, deploy, and manage your networks – be it for branch, campus, WAN, or data center – for the digital era to help IT innovate faster, reduce cost & complexity, and lower business risks.
Internet of Things
The Internet of Things (IoT) is accelerating the Digital World. Building and scaling IoT businesses has become an imperative for companies everywhere. IoT learning path provides complete information about Cisco’s IoT portfolio from connectivity, security, management and application enablement, to deploy IoT solutions from the edge to the cloud across multiple industries.
Sessions in the Mobility track will deepen your understanding of how to design and develop a secure and scalable unified mobility platform that allows customers to deliver applications that transform business operations. You will learn how to design, implement, and manage a unified wireless network with services unique to your organization, including Converged Access Mobility Design, Secure Mobility, Guest Access, Designing a Wireless Network for BYOD, and more.
Software Defined Networking (SDN) continues to be a key trend transforming the way your applications consume network services. Cisco has been working with customers, software developers, and the open source community to take the potential of SDN and convert it into tangible, pragmatic solutions that solve real-world problems. Find out what is available today and learn how to deliver results and create new solutions for tomorrow’s next wave of applications.
Today’s dynamic threat landscape demands a security strategy that focuses on the threat itself more than simply prevention. Cisco security solutions provide threat-centric protection that spans the entire attack continuum — before, during, and after an attack. The Security Track will allow you to learn about the latest Cisco security strategy and solutions. Security, network, data center, and systems specialists will find the sessions they need to explore the most advanced security subjects in their domains of expertise.
The Service Provider track includes new technical and business sessions focused on a wide range of topics. Sessions will dig deep into the latest technologies, including Evolved Programmable Network (EPN), Evolved Services Platform (ESP), SDN/NFV, SP WIFI, virtual mobile packet core, Service chaining, Cloud-RAN, 5G technology, mobile transport, policy, CDN, and various video technologies. Participants will be able to understand new technologies, which will transform SP infrastructures and services to drive business and create new opportunities.
Software initiatives like SDN, network function virtualization, cloud collaboration, and IoT application development have taken the network beyond a source of connectivity, to become today’s most important platform for innovation. Sessions in the Software Development track let network engineers and application developers explore Cisco APIs and platforms, and develop their coding skills.