Cisco 640-864 : DESGN (Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions) Exam
The Cisco 640-864: Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions (DESGN) exam is a 75-minute exam consisting of 50 to 60 questions. This test is associated with the CCDA certification, and is available only in English and Japanese. The exam number for this test is 640-864 DESGN.
The Cisco 640-864 DESGN exam is the foundation for knowledge of network design for the Cisco converged networks based on Borderless Network Architecture. CCDA certified professionals can design routed and switched network infrastructures and services involving LAN, WAN, wireless and broadband access for businesses and organizations. The Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions (DESGN v2.1) course is recommended training for this exam.
Some of the topics of 640-864 exam include describing the tools/process for characterizing an existing network, describing the Network Hierarchy, designing the enterprise data center, designing a branch's office WAN solutions, identifying Routing Protocol Considerations in an Enterprise Network and designing a wireless network using controllers. These are general guidelines for content. Please note that many other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of an exam.