SD-Access and Catalyst 9k Programmability Workshop (SDA9KPW)


Course Overview

SD-Access and Catalyst 9k Programmability Workshop (SDA9KPW) v1.0 discusses SD-Access and the Cisco Catalyst 9000 Series switch programming. In this course you will learn about production solutions that run on or interact with IOS-XE on the Catalyst 9000 switches. We will also discuss how to position the Cisco tools including DNA Center, APIC-EM, ISE, Network Data Platform to implement SD-Access.

Who should attend

The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Anyone interested in SD-Access and the Catalyst 9000
  • Channel Partner SEs and other sales support
  • Personnel involved in SD-Access Design and Implementation
  • Network Operations team with SD-Access solution
  • Network admin staff that deal with Software Defined Networking
  • Network Administrators
  • Network Architects
  • Network Engineers


The knowledge and skills that the learner should have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Familiar with Catalyst 9k Switches

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Describe use cases and examples of the value of Catalyst 9000 programmability
  • Learn about Python and how it automates the Catalyst 9000
  • Understand hpe object-oriented programming in Python to abstract Catalyst 9000
  • Understand SD-Access
  • Discuss how to apply Cisco Software-Defined Access programmatically

Course Content

  • Module 1: Positioning SD-Access and Overview
  • Module 2: Cisco DNA Programming Basics
  • Module 3: Catalyst 9000 Automation
  • Module 4: Software Defined Networks
  • Module 5: APIC-EM
  • Module 6: Cisco DNA Center to Manage Your Network
  • Module 7: Cisco SD Access Programming
  • Module 8: SD-Access Wireless and WAN Programming

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

2 days

  • US$ 3,280.—
Classroom Training

2 days

  • Singapore: US$ 3,280.—
  • Australia: US$ 4,100.—


Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.