Design Zone for Cisco Networking

A network infrastructure that’s digital ready

The digitization of business processes is putting new demands on the enterprise network. Get validated design guidance on the Cisco Networking. It’s our open, software-driven approach to software-defined and intent-based networking.

Explore the Cisco Networking Design Zone

Download lab-validated design and deployment guides for Cisco Networking solutions.

Automation and assurance

Use automation capabilities to design, provision, apply policy and provide campus network assurance with an intelligent campus fabric.

Security and compliance

Set up policies so your network behaves the way you want as you comply with regulatory requirements.


Efficiently use a common infrastructure to supply logically segmented network transport and services.

Insights and analytics

Understand network usage and optimize it to better serve the objectives of your organization.

Automated, software-driven, extensible networking

Get an overview of Cisco Networking and understand the technical requirements of an intent-based network.