Development Platforms

Giving you freedom in a multi-cloud world.
Placing the power over the cloud at your fingertips.

Build, deploy, and run apps in a multi-cloud world

Get your application up fast, pivot quickly, and improve often. Cisco’s got your back with development platforms that abstract the physical and combine it with the virtual. Span traditional apps to cloud-native apps, and cloud-enabled to cloud-native.

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    Easy, fast, familiar development

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    Simple and scalable deployment

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    Optimized performance

Find the best development platforms for you

Optimize development, deployment, and performance.

Cloud-enable your applications

Cloud-enable your applications

Increase use and boost productivity by automating how infrastructure is provisioned and consumed. Cloud-enable existing apps. Build one app that runs on premises and in the cloud.

Cisco Metacloud with Apprenda
Develop cloud-native applications

Develop cloud-native applications

Been waiting for private cloud to get easier? Get a private cloud platform that is easy to deploy, easy to use, and easy to develop cloud-native software on.

Cisco Metacloud with Pivotal Cloud Foundry
Combine policy and containers

Combine policy and containers

Provide policy-based networking, storage, and cluster management for containerized apps. Our solution works with all major schedulers.

Cisco Contiv (an open-source project)

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Application development
Support application development with an agile, self-service, and open platform.

Management and orchestration
Provide management and governance across your hybrid cloud environment.

Automated infrastructure
Drive efficiency with automation in your traditional infrastructure.


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ContainerX is now part of Cisco

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Why CIOs must care about containers

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