Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist

Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist for data center professionals who want to implement and support convergence, network scale and virtualization-awareness within their data center network. The Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist consists of an implementation and troubleshooting track that tests a candidate's knowledge and implementation skills of a unified fabric architecture as well as high-availability, security and network virtualization.

Unlike other data center general certifications, this program combines implementation and troubleshooting knowledge of unified fabric architecture with specific skills on how to troubleshoot connectivity issues, storage issues and issues related to overlay transport virtualization


No prerequisites






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.