Cisco Unified Computing Technology Design Specialist

Designed for channel partners, the Cisco Unified Computing Technology Design Specialist certification validates your ability to select and integrate the Cisco unified computing products and to design a highly scalable, efficient, high-performing data center solution.



Exams and Recommended Training

Exams Title Duration


Designing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing  (DCUCD)

4 days


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