BT Consulting Director, Anthony Bruno coauthors Cisco’s CCDA 200-310 Official Cert. Guide

(22 July 2016)

Anthony Bruno coauthors official certification guide to ensure full preparation for the CCDA

The Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press offers tips on how to learn and prepare for the Cisco certification exams. Mr. Bruno and his co-author, Steve Jordan, wrote this guide that provides assessment, review, and practice to help ensure full preparation for the Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) 200-310 exam. Mr. Bruno has been authoring Cisco Press books since 2000.

The study guide will help the student master all the topics on the newest CCDA DESGN exam, including:

Design methodologies, including PBM, network characterization, and top-down/bottom-up approaches

  • Design objectives: modularity, hierarchy, scalability, resilience, fault domains
  • Addressing and routing protocols in existing networks
  • Enterprise network design: campus, enterprise, and branch
  • Expanding existing networks: wireless, security, collaboration, virtualization, programmability, data centers, and more

“With the CCDA Office Cert Guide network engineers, analysts, and managers will gain a level set of design guidelines and best practices when designing with Cisco solutions,” Bruno said.

 To order Cisco’s CCDA 200-310 Official Cert Guide (5th Edition) visit,

About Anthony Bruno

Anthony Bruno, CCIE No. 2738, is a Consulting Director with BT with more than 20 years of experience in the internetworking field. Previously, he worked for International Network Services, Lucent Technologies, and as a captain in the U.S. Air Force. His other industry certifications include CCDP, PMP, CCNP Security, Cisco Certified Business Value Practitioner, Cisco Data Center Network Infrastructure Specialist, Cisco Security Solutions & Design Specialist, and ITILv3 Foundation. He has consulted for many enterprise and service provider customers in the design, implementation, and optimization of large-scale networks. Anthony leads architecture and design teams in building next generation networks for his customers. He completed his Master of Science in Electrical Engineering at the University of Missouri-Rolla in 1994 and his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez in 1990. He is also a part-time instructor for the University of Phoenix-Online, teaching networking courses.

Outside of work, Anthony enjoys running marathons, Spartan obstacle races, and Olympic and Ironman distance triathlons.

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