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Developing Applications Using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs

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USD 3,250.00 excl. VAT

5 Days

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Who Should Attend

This course is designed primarily for customer engineers and systems engineers in the following
job roles:
• Automation architect
• Automation engineer
• Consulting systems engineer
• DevOps engineer
• Network administrator
• Network architect
• Network consulting engineer
• Network design engineer
• Network engineer
• Network operator
• Network reliability engineer
• Sales engineer

• Site reliability engineer
• Systems engineer
• Technical solutions architect
This course would also be useful for network manager job roles
such as:
• Application developer
• Collaboration developer
• Collaboration solutions
• IT director
• Mobile developer
• Network Operations Center (NOC) manager
• Software architect
• Web developer



There are no formal prerequisites for Cisco Certified DevNet Associate certification, but you should make sure you have a good understanding of the exam topics before taking the exam as well as knowledge in the following areas:
• Knowledge of program design and coding with focus on Python
• Familiarity with Ethernet, TCP/IP, and Internet-related networking
• Understanding of how to use APIs
• Understanding of software development and design methodologies

• Hands-on experience with a programming language (specifically Python)
To further help you prepare:
• Refer to Developing Applications and Automating Workflows Using Cisco Core Platforms (DEVASC)
• Explore the DevNet Certification page for specific topics and labs related to this course and certification

What you will learn

What you will Learn

The Developing Applications using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs (DEVCOR) v1.0 course helps you prepare for Cisco DevNet Professional certification and for professional-level network automation engineer roles. You will learn how to implement network applications using Cisco® platforms as a base, from initial software design to diverse system integration, as well as testing and deployment automation. The course gives you hands-on experience solving real-world problems using Cisco Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and modern development tools.

This course helps you prepare to take the 350-901 Developing Applications using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs (DEVCOR) exam. By passing this exam, you satisfy the core exam requirement toward Cisco Certified DevNet Professional, and you earn the Cisco Certified DevNet Specialist – Core certification. This course also earns you 64 Continuing Education (CE) credits toward


Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:
• Describe the architectural traits and patterns that improve application maintainability
• Describe the architectural traits and patterns that improve application serviceability
• Identify steps to design and build a ChatOps application
• Implement robust Representational State Transfer (REST) API integrations with network error handling, pagination, and error flow control
• Describe the necessary steps for securing user and system data in

• Describe the necessary steps for securing applications
• Identify common tasks in automated application release process
• Describe best practices for application deployment
• Describe methodologies for designing distributed systems
• Describe the concepts of infrastructure configuration management and
device automation
• Utilize Yet Another Next Generation (YANG) data models to describe
network configurations and telemetry
• Compare various relational and nonrelational database types and how to select the appropriate type based on requirements


Course Outline

• Designing for Maintainability - Self-study
• Designing for Serviceability - Self-study
• Implementing ChatOps Application - Lecture
• Describing Advanced REST API Integration - Lecture
• Securing Application Data - Self-study
• Securing Web and Mobile Applications - Self-study
• Automating Application-Release - Lecture

• Deploying Applications - Lecture
• Understanding Distributed Systems - Lecture
• Orchestrating Network and Infrastructure - Lecture
• Modeling Data with YANG - Lecture
• Using Relational and Non-Relational Databases - Self-study
• Lab Code Reference - Self-study


Further information
If you would like to know more about this course please contact us

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