Data Center Sales Specialist for Architecture

The Cisco Data Center Sales Specialist for Architecture certification validates an individual's ability to select and integrate Cisco networking, storage, and unified computing products in order to sell a highly scalable, efficient, high-performing data center solution


Sales Expert  CSE 646-206

Exams and Recommended Training

Exams Title Duration
650-987 Quickstart for Data Center/Virtualization Architecture PEC - 2hrs
650-987 Cisco Data Center Unified Computing for Account Managers PEC - 6hrs
646-985 Data Center Networking Solution Sales PEC - 6 hrs


Complete one of the following recertification options every two years:

  • Re-take and pass all exams for each Specialist certification indicated on the specific certification page. Please note: this includes ALL exams whether refreshed or not.
  • 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