At the beginning of every network life sits a network designer who must weigh the requirements of the future network applications and put forth a design that will fulfill those requirements with the resources available. In this course, Cisco Data Center Network Design for CCDA DESGN (200-310), you'll learn the options and knowledge needed to define and design a datacenter network for your clients. First, you'll look at the different parts of the datacenter network. Next, you'll explore the top down design process and virtualization of networks. Then, you'll learn about software defined networking and removing spanning tree protocol from the network. Finally, you'll discover power and cabling considerations. By the end of this course, you'll be much more confident and knowledgeable about designing your first datacenter iteration.