WIDEPLOY – Deploying Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks


Deploying Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WIDEPLOY) prepares you for the CCNP Wireless certification, a professional level certification specializing in the wireless field. This course provides you with the essential information required to deploy wireless networks using Cisco controller and unified switching architectures policies and best practices, as well as ensure the proper implementation of mobility standards and proper configuration of all aspects of wireless components. Multiple hands-on labs reinforce the concepts taught in class. Concepts taught include deploying Cisco AireOS 8.0, Cisco Prime Infrastructure Release 2.2 and Cisco Mobility Services Engine Release 8.0 features.


  • Senior Wireless Network Engineer
  • WLAN Engineer
  • Wireless Consulting Engineer
  • Wireless Network Planning Engineer
  • Wireless Implementation Engineer


This course is part of the following Certifications:


The knowledge and skills you should have before attending this course are as follows:


Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Deploy a Wi-Fi Infrastructure
  • Configure Advanced Capabilities in:
    • Data Design
    • Voice and Real-Time Application Designs
    • Location Designs
    • Outdoor and High Density Designs


OUTLINE: Deploying Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WIDEPLOY)

Module 1: Deploy a Wi-Fi Infrastructure

  • Deployment preparation
  • Determine types of wireless design
  • Base Wi-Fi network implementation

Module 2: Configure Advanced Capabilities in Data Designs

  • Mobility and roaming capabilities
  • High availability options
  • FlexConnect capabilities

Module 3: Configure Advanced Capabilities in Voice and Real-Time Application Designs

  • QoS and AVC
  • Multicast

Module 4: Configure Advanced Capabilities in Location Designs

  • Location and context-aware service on Cisco MSE
  • Cisco CMX

Module 5: Configure Advanced Capabilities in Outdoor and High-Density Designs

  • Outdoor and Mesh Capabilities
  • High-density capabilities


  • Separating Traffic Using VLANs and AP Groups
  • Implementing Wireless LAN Controller Failover in Cisco AireOS
  • Performing a Branch Office Deployment with FlexConnect APs
  • Implementing New Mobility
  • Configuring Converged Access Mobility Parameters
  • Configuring a WLAN to Support AVC
  • Configuring a WLAN to Support QoS
  • Enabling Multicast Tuning (Video Connect)
  • Configuring mDNS
  • Configuring High-Density Environments
  • Configuring Indoor Mesh
  • Configuring Workgroup Bridging