Training and Certification

Become an SD-WAN expert.

Silver Peak’s SD-WAN solutions solve many of the networking challenges faced by customers, and can help make managing a network easier while reducing cost and improving performance. Silver Peak provides Sales and Technical Sales courses to prepare you to ask the right questions and confidently answer questions during the sales cycle, and then craft the best designs to integrate Silver Peak SD-WAN into your customer’s network.

Silver Peak is constantly adding and updating training content. Refer to the Course Catalog on the Silver Peak training site for a list of all available instructor-led and online courses. Instructor-led training courses are also offered as self-paced online courses. Instructor-led courses can be attended in person or remotely via WebEx. All classes are free of charge.

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Silver Peak Sales and Technical Sales Training and Certifications

The Silver Peak Sales Professional SD-WAN (SSP-SDWAN) training and certification program extends your knowledge on Silver Peak’s SD-WAN technology and products, SD-WAN fundamentals, and provides guidance for identifying and qualifying new SD-WAN opportunities.

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The Silver Peak Technical Sales Professional SD-WAN (STSP-SDWAN) training and certification program provides a deeper dive into Silver Peak’s technology, EdgeConnect products, and the Orchestrator management software. Completing this course will automatically enroll you into the DST course (described below), which will allow a more hands-on experience.

The SSP-SD-WAN Training must be completed before taking this course.

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Silver Peak SD-WAN Professional (SPSP) - Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) Training

The Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) course is your introduction to deploying an SD-WAN solution and earning your SPSP certification >> See More

You must pass the SPSP test after attending the DST class to earn your certification.

Deploying SD-WAN Technologies (DST) Sessions Schedule

Dec 9-10, 2019 (PST)

Dec 16-17, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Jan 6-7, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Jan 13-14, 2020 (US Pacific)

Jan 20-21, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Feb 3-4, 2020 (US Pacific)

Feb 10-11, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Feb 10-11, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Mar 2-3, 2020 (US Pacific)

Mar 9-10, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Mar 16-17, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Apr 6-7, 2020 (US Pacific)

Apr 13-14, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Apr 20-21, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak SD-WAN eXpert (SPSX) - Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) Training

The Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) course extends your foundation knowledge into complex deployments, and will enable you to earn your SPSX certification. >> See More

Students attending this course should have already completed the DST course.

Advanced SD-WAN Deployments (ASD) Sessions Schedule

Dec 11-12, 2019 (PST)

Dec 18-19, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Jan 8-9, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Jan 15-16, 2020 (US Pacific)

Jan 22-23, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Feb 5-6, 2020 (US Pacific)

Feb 12-13, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Feb 12-13, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Mar 4-5, 2020 (US Pacific)

Mar 11-12, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Mar 18-19, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Apr 8-9, 2020 (US Pacific)

Apr 15-16, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Apr 22-23, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) Training

The Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) course is for anyone who plans to design, build, and/or size Silver Peak SD-WAN solutions. >> See More

Prior completion of DST (online self-paced or instructor led) is recommended for best results.

Designing SD-WAN Networks (DSN) Sessions Schedule

Dec 9, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Dec 16, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Jan 27, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Jan 28, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Feb 24, 2020 (US Pacific) [Remote Only]

Feb 25, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Mar 17, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Mar 23, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Apr 27, 2020 (US Pacific) [Remote Only]

Apr 28, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Silver Peak Managing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Training

The Managing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Training course teaches network administrators monitoring, management, and maintenance best practices for Silver Peak SD-WAN networks using lecture, demonstrations, exercises, and hands-on labs. There is focus is on problem isolation for common issues found when maintaining SD-WAN networks.

There are no pre-requisites.

Designing SD-WAN Networks (MSN) Sessions Schedule

Dec 10, 2019 (IST) [Remote Only]

Dec 17, 2019 (PST) [Remote Only]

Jan 28, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Jan 29, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Feb 25, 2020 (US Pacific) [Remote Only]

Feb 26, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Mar 18, 2020 (Europe) [Remote Only]

Mar 24, 2020 (US Eastern) [Remote Only]

Apr 28, 2020 (US Pacific) [Remote Only]

Apr 29, 2020 (India) [Remote Only]

Additional Silver Peak Self-Paced Training and Certifications

  • Deploying an EdgeConnect Appliance in AWS
  • Deploying an EdgeConnect Appliance in Microsoft Azure
  • Deploying SaaS Optimization
  • Deploying SD-WAN Technologies - DST (Self-Paced - Version 7.3 SW) w/ hands on labs
  • Deploying WAN-Opt Technologies - DWT (self-Paced) w/hands-on labs (SW Version 7.0) and Silver
  • Advanced Optimization Deployments - AOD (self-Paced w/ hands-on labs ver 7.1) and Silver Peak Optimization eXpert (SPOX) certification

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Silver Peak doesn't offer this directly, but there are Certified Silver Peak Instructors (CSIs) that are available to deliver the same great training courses you get from Silver Peak.

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