Cloud and Automation Academy Overview

The Juniper Networks® Cloud and Automation Academy program is an industry-academic partnership that provides faculty and students with highly relevant instructional materials, hands-on labs that use industry-leading networking equipment, and even the opportunity to earn an entry-level Juniper certification. The JNCAA program provides a unique digitized learning platform with content that can help your university and students take part in the networking industry.

With a simple and no-cost engagement model, interested colleges and universities can become part of the program in just a few minutes. There is no contract for most members, and no costs associated with joining the program. Member benefits include free certification vouchers, access to on-demand courseware, and cloud-based lab access. We offer an expanding curriculum focused on SDN and automation, and students will gain hands-on experience with one of the world’s leaders in automated, scalable, and secure networks.

In today’s world, networking adaptability and efficiency are fundamental to business productivity, capability, and innovation. Should these concepts be fundamental to your networking curriculum?

Brand New course: Introduction to Junos Platform Automation and DevOps (IJAUT)

This new course provides students with introductory knowledge of how to automate Junos using DevOps automation tools, protocols, and technologies. Students receive hands-on experience with tools and languages relevant to automating the Junos OS platform in a DevOps environment.

It should serve as a perfect introduction for university students interested in the learning how automation applies to networking – and leads to the JNCIA-DevOps certification. We will have On-Demand events for this course available for scheduling starting in November. If you are interested in setting up an event for this class or gaining access to the course material please contact us at

Additional information on this new course can be found here.