Cisco DevNet Certifications

The Cisco DevNet certifications are designed for network professionals and software developers to optimize and write applications for the new network, validating knowledge and skills in network management platforms and APIs, including Meraki.

Certification Objective

This certifications are intended to connect development, operations, security and network operations in an environment focused on continuous delivery of applications and services using Cisco platforms and devices.


The Cisco DevNet certifications are available as of Feb 24, 2020.

Who should take this certification?

The DevNet exams are tailored for developers and network engineers who have hands-on experience developing and maintaining applications that are built on and for Cisco platforms, including Meraki. This certification validates core knowledge of Cisco platforms, working with applications, Cisco’s programmability strategy and APIs.

How does Meraki fit in to the exams?

There are four certifications with Meraki-specific content in the DevNet Certification Program. To view the related content, visit:

How to prepare

We recommend that participants visit our exam topic and study material resources, including the DevNet Associate Exam v1.0 (200-901) along with the subtopic sites, Developing Applications using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs v1.0 (300-901) and Automating and Programming Cisco Enterprise Solutions v1.0 (300-435) to begin reviewing study materials and prep for what is needed to pass the exam and achieve the certification.

How to participate

New certification exams, including those for CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, Cisco Certified DevNet Associate, Cisco Certified DevNet Professional and Specialist certifications are available as of February 24, 2020.

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Program summary

The Cisco DevNet certifications validate knowledge and skills in network management platforms and APIs, including Meraki.

  • Engineers who deploy and manage Meraki solutions
  • Entry-Level to Professional-Level
  • Proctored exams
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