Patrick Gargano

Content Developer - Technical Education

Learning & Certifications

Patrick Gargano is a content developer for Cisco Learning & Certifications’ technical education team, blending his IT expertise with a passion for education for more than 20 years. In his role at Cisco, Patrick primarily focuses on developing learning courses for Cisco Enterprise certifications, and is responsible for all Cisco SD-WAN L&C content. Outside of his current role, Patrick is a Cisco Press author and seasoned Cisco Networking Academy instructor. In June 2022, he was invited to present his first Cisco Live session in Las Vegas. He also recently completed a Master’s in Computer Networking from Fort Hays State University. Patrick is a CCNA / Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate / CCNP Enterprise / CCSI certification-holder and resides in the Ottawa, Canada region. When he isn’t thinking about routing the network, he’s rooting for Chelsea FC, tackling his next CrossFit WOD, or planning his next D&D session. Patrick is also an avid traveler, having visited more than 40 countries. You can find him on Twitter @PatrickGargano.


December 15, 2023


Rev Up to Recert: Your Catalyst for Learning Cisco SD-WAN

3 min read

Rev Up to Recert offers tech learners free limited-time access to learn and earn Continuing Education credits toward recertifying active Cisco certifications. This holiday season, Rev Up to Recert is all about SD-WAN.

May 5, 2023


Become a Network Troubleshooting Pro at Cisco Live

2 min read

Back by popular demand, the CCNP Enterprise hands-on troubleshooting lab will return to Cisco Live in Las Vegas. If you are a CCNA certification holder, ready to level up your routing and switching CLI troubleshooting skills, this is one session you can't miss.

August 9, 2022


The Path to Cisco SD-WAN Mastery

5 min read

Cisco introduces a new SDWSCS course, Implementing Cisco SD-WAN Security and Cloud Solutions (SDWSCS), to cover critical Cisco SD-WAN solutions and the foundational knowledge necessary to implement those solutions in the real world.