A first-of-its-kind at Cisco, the DevNet certification program validates the skills of professional-level software developers, DevOps engineers, automation specialists, and other software professionals. The program certifies key emerging technical skills for a new kind of IT professional, empowering organizations to embrace the potential of applications, automation, and infrastructure for the network, Internet of Things (IoT), DevOps, and Webex. And every exam in the DevNet Professional program earns an individual Specialist certification, so you get recognized for your accomplishments along the way.
To earn DevNet Professional, you pass two exams: a core exam and a software developer concentration exam of your choice.
The core exam, Developing Applications Using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs (DEVCOR 300-901), focuses on your knowledge of software development and design including using APIs, Cisco platforms, application deployment and security, and infrastructure and automation.
You can prepare for this exam by taking the training course, Developing Applications Using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs (DEVCOR).
The core exam earns a specialist certification, so you get recognized for your accomplishments along the way.
Concentration exams focus on emerging and industry-specific topics such as enterprise automation, collaboration automation, data center automation, service provider automation, security automation, DevOps automation, IoT, and Cloud. You can prepare for concentration exams by taking corresponding Cisco training courses. Choose your DevNet Professional concentration exam from these options:
Automating and Programming Cisco Enterprise Solutions (ENAUTO 300-435)
Automating and Programming Cisco Collaboration Solutions (CLAUTO 300-835)
Automating and Programming Cisco Data Center Solutions (DCAUTO 300-635)
Automating and Programming Cisco Service Provider Solutions (SPAUTO 300-535)
Automating and Programming Cisco Security Solutions (SAUTO 300-735)
Implementing DevOps Solutions and Practices using Cisco Platforms (DEVOPS 300-910)
Developing Solutions using Cisco IoT and Edge Platforms (300-915)
Developing Applications for Cisco Webex and Webex Devices (300-920)
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There are no formal prerequisites for DevNet Professional certification, but you should have a good understanding of the exam topics before taking the exam.
Ideally, DevNet Professional candidates also have three to five years of experience with software development.
DevNet Professional certification is valid for three years. For more information about recertifying, visit the Recertification page.
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