Cloud and Systems Management


Data Center Management and Automation

Increase efficiency with IT automation products that save time, provide clear visibility, and strengthen control over operations.

Overview: Data Center Management and Automation


Cisco UCS Director

  • Delivers IT efficiency to better support business strategy
  • Shared infrastructure policies and resource pools speed deployment time
  • Seamless physical, virtual and bare metal infrastructure support

Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud

  • Software stack that provides efficient IT management in cloud environments
  • Supports all cloud models, as well as virtual and physical infrastructure
  • Helps meet business demands for speed and adaptability

Cisco Process Orchestrator

  • Provides a single platform for automating IT Processes
  • Supports best practices for many popular technologies
  • Makes automation easier through a visual workflow developement environment

Cisco Prime Service Catalog

  • Deploy an end-user service catalog for both cloud computing and workplace IT use cases
  • Improve efficiency, ensure governance, and increase end-user satisfaction with IT service delivery

Cisco ONE Controllers and Applications

Simplify and automate application-centric network provisioning and configuration through the programmability and open APIs of Cisco ONE controllers.


Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC)

  • Unifying point of automation and management for the Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) fabric
  • Open architecture (open APIs and standards) to integrate Layer 4 - 7 service, virtualization, and management vendors
  • Intelligent telemetry and visibility for applications and tenants
  • Provides security for multitenant environments at scale
  • A common policy platform for physical, virtual, and cloud networking

Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) Enterprise Module

  • Massively simplifies configuration and provisioning
  • Automates security and threat remediation across the network end to end
  • Facilitates rapid network troubleshooting through automation
  • Delivers business intelligence centrally for business growth
  • Open APIs and programmability can enable rapid innovation

Cisco Extensible Network Controller (XNC)

  • An extensible modular architecture
  • Network programmability, visibility, and troubleshooting
  • Cluster-based, high-availability support and scalability
  • Consistent management access through the GUI, or through Java OSGI or REST northbound APIs
  • End-to-end forwarding rules programming, and flow-level visibility for statistics and troubleshooting

Network Management for IT Organizations

Improve operational efficiency and reduce downtime, using class-leading products and solutions for managing an enterprise network.


Cisco Prime IP Express

  • Simplifies IP-address management with an intuitive, automated system
  • Enhances network reliability through support for DNS High Availability, DHCP failover, and avalanche protection
  • Provides security with support for DNSSEC to protect against cache poisoning and other common DNS vulnerabilities
  • Lowers operating expenses through centralized management, reuse of Microsoft AD and an integrated BYOD portal

Cisco Prime Virtual Network Analysis Module (vNAM)

  • Offers massive deployment flexibility
  • Provides consistent visibility in physical, virtual, and cloud environments
  • Helps improve operational agility, permitting rapid responses to new business demands
  • Installs on x86 platforms with ESXi and KVM virtualization infrastructures

Cisco Prime Infrastructure

  • Helps enable converged lifecycle management
  • Ideal for wired and wireless access, plus campus and branch networks
  • Provides application assurance visibility and troubleshooting
  • Supports faster, easier deployment, provisioning, and troubleshooting
  • Simplifies compliance auditing

Cisco Prime Collaboration

  • Simplifies management of Cisco Unified Communications and video collaboration networks
  • Helps to ensure a high quality of service, minimal system outages, and timely issue resolution
  • Speeds Cisco Unified Communications site rollouts and reduces time and expertise to manage network changes
  • Lowers total cost of ownership with automated processes and tools for provisioning, assurance, and long-term trending and analytics

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Network Analysis Module (NAM-NX1)

  • Integrated in the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series
  • Meets the rigorous performance demands of the data center
  • Delivers application visibility, network analytics, and troubleshooting
  • Eliminates blind spots with visibility into overlay technologies
  • Optimizes resource use, simplifies network operations, and enhances services delivery

OSS and Network Management for Service Providers

Help maximize efficiencies in operations, management and fulfillment of carrier-class services, supporting advanced networks.

Overview: OSS and Network Management for Service Providers


Cisco Prime Order Fulfillment

  • Helps you market services faster by automating management of business processes
  • Cuts costs by lowering order processing overhead
  • Provides new revenue opportunities through comprehensive service capabilities
  • Improves the customer experience through awareness of service level agreements

Cisco Prime Access Registrar

  • Carrier class solution for RADIUS/Diameter AAA services
  • Supports a broad range of wireless and wireline access technologies
  • Extensibility: Extremely customizable and flexible to meet unique business, regulatory, and technical requirements
  • Scalability: supports tens of millions of simultaneous active sessions

Cisco Prime Home

  • Automated remote management of connected home devices, including zero-touch provisioning, configuration, and software upgrades
  • Real-time problem diagnosis and troubleshooting
  • Configurable threshold-based alerts and workflows triggered by device activity
  • Easy integration into existing service provider systems using web-based APIs

Cisco Prime Fulfillment Multivendor Service Orchestration

  • Accelerate time-to-market for services that span Cisco and Alcatel-Lucent networks
  • Accelerate time-to-value for new Cisco equipment
  • Reduce order-to-cash times through automation of end-to-end service delivery
  • Reduce integration and operational expenditures

Cisco Prime Network Registrar

  • Provides integrated, scalable DNS, DHCP, and IP Address Management (IPAM)
  • Helps automate and manage the transition from IPv4 to IPv6
  • Provides reliability with DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 failover and avalanche prevention
  • Centralizes and automates management of IP address space and DNS and DHCP servers

Cisco Prime Analytics

  • Offers high-performance, real-time analytics with high scalability and low latency
  • Provides superior collection with network-ready adapters and interfaces to multiple data sources
  • Features customizable live dashboards and historical reporting
  • Provides reliability with high availability, failover, and online backup and restore

Cisco Prime Carrier Management

  • Increases efficiencies in the lifecycle management of IP next-generation networks and services through a powerful, integrated approach to executing operational tasks
  • Reduces total cost of ownership through one complete solution optimized for multi-domain networks and multivendor deployment scenarios
  • Enhances end customer experience through advanced tools that enable proactive service assurance

Cisco Prime Cable Provisioning

  • Automated identification, unique configuration, and management of residential CPE devices
  • Fast, efficient provisioning of subscriber services for accelerated activation
  • High reliability through a distributed architecture and failover support
  • Scalability - supporting more than 50 million devices in a single customer deployment

Network Management for Small Businesses

Find network management products and services tailored for businesses with 250 or fewer employees.


Cisco Configuration Professional

  • Helps link users, dialing plans, and voicemail settings
  • Promotes troubleshooting of WAN and VPN connectivity
  • Delivers innovative voice and security auditing capabilities
  • Facilitates monitoring of router status and One-click lockdown

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