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Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller Enterprise Module

Automate network configuration and setup

Automate network configuration and setup

APIC-EM is a central part of Cisco Digital Network Architecture. It delivers software-defined networking to the enterprise branch, campus, and WAN. Its simple user interface lets you automate policy-based application profiles. With this module, IT can respond rapidly to new business opportunities. 

What Cisco APIC-EM can do for you

Deploy network devices faster

Deploy network devices faster

Automate device deployment and provisioning across the enterprise.

Provide a programmable network

Provide a programmable network

Enable developers to create new applications that use the network to fuel business growth.

Increase productivity

Increase productivity

Use policy-based automation to deliver services to the network based on business priority.

Offer a great application experience

Offer a great application experience

Real-time network assurance helps ensure a consistent application experience.

Cisco DNA Center

Cisco DNA Center

DNA Center is a central dashboard for managing your network. You can easily design, provision, apply policy, and assure network services with full visibility across the entire network.

Applications

Cisco Enterprise Service Automation

Cisco Enterprise Service Automation (ESA)

Automate deployment of physical and virtual network services on any platform.

Cisco Intelligent WAN

Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN)

Automate branch-router configuration and management with software-defined WAN.

Plug-and-play (PnP)

Plug-and-play (PnP)

Deploy Cisco enterprise routers, switches, and wireless controllers without human intervention.

Path trace

Path trace

View paths to simplify and accelerate troubleshooting of connectivity problems.

Easy QoS

Easy QoS

Use quality of service (QoS) to prioritize applications across your network in minutes.

Integrity Verification

Integrity Verification

Obtain integrity measurements from monitored devices, evaluate these measurements for correctness and unexpected changes, and get visibility into the results.

Cisco Active Advisor

Cisco Active Advisor

Simplify network discovery and find security alerts that apply to your devices.

Cisco SD-Bonjour

Cisco SD-Bonjour

Enable policy-based Apple Bonjour discovery and distribution across a user-defined network.

Start your digital network journey

QoS without the pain?

Not many people like configuring quality of service. Automating it can cut the process from months to minutes. 

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How to get started with APIC-EM

Download the software

Download the software

APIC-EM can be downloaded at no charge. No license is required.

Install and configure

Install and configure

You can install APIC-EM on an APIC-EM appliance or virtual machine. Get the instructions.

License applications

License applications

You can buy applications through Cisco ONE Software.

Network automation saves time and money

Network Automation Saves Time & Money

"QoS rollouts were once 6-month projects costing over $200,000. With Cisco APIC-EM EasyQoS, we will go from months to minutes with nominal costs."

Brian McEvoy, Senior Network Engineer, Symantec

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Services

Smart Net Total Care

Reduce downtime with expert support and tools to help you solve problems faster and increase your productivity.

Network Optimization Service

Simplify processes and gather network insights. Then spend your time innovating and improving customer experiences.

Migration Support Services

Reduce the risk of operating with unsupported, aging technologies while you plan and implement migration projects.

THE NETWORK. INTUITIVE.

THE NETWORK. INTUITIVE.

Our open, software-driven approach constantly learns. Constantly adapts. Constantly protects.​

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News and events

Create an agile network

Create an agile network

See how the latest APIC-EM features can massively simplify your enterprise network.

Cisco Engineer Tim Szigeti

Innovating automation and EasyQoS

Cisco Engineer Tim Szigeti finds his passion in developing groundbreaking technologies.

Meet the developer community

Meet the developer community

Connect with your peers and learn more about coding APIs for APIC-EM.

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