Riverbed Certification Program


Riverbed will be releasing an update to the Storage Delivery exams on March 9, 2015.

  • Riverbed will be releasing an update for the RCSA-SD and RCSP-SD exams on March 9, 2015. The exams blueprint will cover the Riverbed SteelFusion core products and solutions. You can view the exam blueprint by visiting the new RCSA-SD and RCSP-SD exams blueprints under the News section at our Certification Program webpage as below.

For additional information, please visit the Riverbed Certification Program webpage at http://www.riverbed.com/services-training/certification/

Demonstrate your Riverbed Technology expertise to the world! The Riverbed Certification Program, open to end users, resellers, partners, employees, and consultants, recognizes individuals who demonstrate competency in the theory, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the Riverbed® product suite. Being Riverbed certified lets individuals and organizations know that when it comes to WAN optimization, network and application performance management, storage delivery and application acceleration, you mean business!

The perfect way to demonstrate your expertise in Riverbed Steelhead appliances, WAN optimization and Application acceleration is to obtain one of the industry-recognized Riverbed certifications. The current available certifications on WAN Optimization track are the RCSA-W (Riverbed Certified Solutions Associate - WAN Optimization) and RCSP-W (Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional - WAN Optimization).

To demonstrate your expertise in network visibility, network and performance management, and problem diagnosis, Riverbed offers the Network Performance Management track exams, the RCSA-NPM (Riverbed Certified Solutions Associate - NPM) and the RCSP-NPM (Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional - NPM).

To demonstrate your expertise in application performance visibility, problem diagnosis, Riverbed offers the Application Performance Management track exams with the RCSA-APM (Riverbed Certified Solutions Associate – APM) and the RCSP-APM (Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional – APM).

To demonstrate your expertise in storage delivery, Riverbed offers the Storage Delivery track exams, the RCSA-SD (Riverbed Certified Solutions Associate - SD) and the RCSP-SD (Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional - SD).

Scheduling Information

Appointments may be made in advance or on the day you wish to test, subject to availability.


Riverbed® is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for Location-Independent Computing. We enable organizations to embrace location-independent computing to better leverage global resources, radically reduce the cost of running their business, and maximize employee productivity. Riverbed’s 24,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 95% of the Forbes Global 100. Visit the Riverbed website.

Last updated 2015-02-27