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Program Update (January 2023): Cisco recently announced a new certification roadmap to review exams on a regular, rotating schedule. Cisco Press is committed to providing the highest quality materials to help you prepare for test day success. With this new exam review cadence, Cisco Press will evaluate and update Official Cert Guides and other certification titles annually, ensuring that you have the most up-to-date learning resources for your exam preparation.

For the latest information on Cisco certification exams, please review the Cisco Certification Roadmap on Cisco Learning Network.
 
See how Cisco Press products map to the new exam reviews and revisions.

Cisco's roadmap explains exactly how the exam review process works:

  1. Cisco reviews each technology on the same quarterly schedule each year to make sure exams align with the latest Cisco technologies.
  2. Cisco announces blueprint changes 3-6 months in advance along with revised exam topics and release notes.
    • Cisco Press announces product update plans for related Official Cert Guide and exam prep materials.
  3. Cisco publishes the updated exam 3-6 months after the exam blueprint publication.
    • Cisco Press publishes updated Official Cert Guide and exam prep materials, if needed, following the Cisco exam update release.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will Cisco Press release a new book with every exam update?

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    In 2023, we will evaluate each Official Cert Guide and related certification titles to issue Second Editions, when necessary, that align with the new 1.1 exam blueprints. As we move into 2024 and beyond, Cisco Press will provide supplemental updates as digital downloads for minor exam updates. If an exam has major changes or accumulates enough minor changes, we will then announce a new edition.

  • How much will the supplemental updates cost?

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    Minor: Free download (PDF) on book's companion website
    Medium: Small fee for standalone eBook (PDF and EPUB)

  • How will I know what content changed?

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    We will provide an overview of the new material added annually with each point release on the book's companion website for customers who have registered the existing edition of the self-study product on ciscopress.com.

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Cisco Press Official Cert Guide and related certification titles*

* Publication dates are listed as calendar quarters. All titles and publication dates are subject to change.

  Exam Blueprint v1.0 Exam Blueprint v1.1 
  CCNA 
CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide, Volume 1CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide, Volume 1, Second Edition ¦ Available Q3 2023*  
CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide, Volume 2CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide, Volume 1, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide LibraryCCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide Library, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
31 Days Before Your CCNA Exam: A Day-By-Day Review Guide for the CCNA 200-301 Certification Exam31 Days Before Your CCNA Exam: A Day-By-Day Review Guide for the CCNA 200-301 Certification Exam, Second Edition ¦ Available Q3 2023* 
CCNA 200-301 Portable Command Guide, 5th EditionCCNA 200-301 Portable Command Guide, 6th Edition ¦ Available Q3 2023* 
CCNA 200-301 Network Simulator, Download VersionCCNA 200-301 Network Simulator, Second Edition, Download Version ¦ Available TBA* 
  CyberOps
Cisco CyberOps Associate CBROPS 200-201 Official Cert GuideCisco CyberOps Associate CBROPS 200-201 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
n/aCisco CyberOps Professional CBRTHD 300-220 Official Cert Guide: Threat Hunting and Defending ¦ Available TBA* 
  DevNet
Cisco Certified DevNet Associate DEVASC 200-901 Official Cert GuideCisco Certified DevNet Associate DEVASC 200-901 Official Cert Guide ¦ Available TBA* 
Cisco Certified DevNet Professional DEVCOR 350-901 Official Cert GuideTBA
  CCNP Enterprise
CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Official Cert GuideCCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
31 Days Before Your CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core Exam31 Days Before Your CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core Exam, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core & CCNP Enterprise Advanced Routing Portable Command GuideCCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core & CCNP Enterprise Advanced Routing Portable Command Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
CCNP Enterprise Advanced Routing ENARSI 300-410 Official Cert GuideCCNP Enterprise Advanced Routing ENARSI 300-410 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
CCNP Enterprise Core and Advanced Routing Official Cert Guide LibraryCCNP Enterprise Core and Advanced Routing Official Cert Guide Library, Second Edition ¦ Available Q4 2023* 
Cisco Software-Defined Wide Area Networks: Designing, Deploying and Securing Your Next Generation WAN with Cisco SD-WANCisco Software-Defined Wide Area Networks: Designing, Deploying and Securing Your Next Generation WAN with Cisco SD-WAN, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
CCNP Enterprise Design ENSLD 300-420 Official Cert GuideCCNP Enterprise Design ENSLD 300-420 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
CCNP Enterprise Wireless Design and Implementation ENWLSD 300-425 and ENWLSI 300-430 Official Cert GuideCCNP Enterprise Wireless Design and Implementation ENWLSD 300-425 and ENWLSI 300-430 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
  CCNP Data Center
CCNP and CCIE Data Center Core DCCOR 350-601 Official Cert GuideCCNP and CCIE Data Center Core DCCOR 350-601 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
CCNP Data Center ACI Implementation DCACI 300-620 Official Cert GuideNo update required
  CCNP Security
CCNP Security Core SCOR 350-701 Official Cert GuideCCNP Security Core SCOR 350-701 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
CCNP Security Identity Management SISE 300-715 Official Cert GuideTBA
CCNP Security Virtual Private Networks SVPN 300-730 Official Cert GuideTBA
CCNP Security Cisco Secure Firewall and Intrusion Prevention System Official Cert GuideTBA
  CCNP Collaboration
CCNP and CCIE Collaboration Core CLCOR 350-801 Official Cert GuideCCNP and CCIE Collaboration Core CLCOR 350-801 Official Cert Guide, Second Edition ¦ Available TBA* 
CCNP Collaboration Call Control and Mobility CLACCM 300-815 Official Cert GuideTBA
CCNP Collaboration Cloud and Edge Solutions CLCEI 300-820 Official Cert GuideTBA
  CCDE
n/a Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE 400-007) Official Cert Guide ¦ Available May 2023* 
  CCIE
CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure Foundation, 2nd EditionTBA