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Data Center Applications for Virtualization
VMware VMark Benchmark finds Cisco UCS is best in performance and scalability.
Record-Breaking Application Delivery
Cisco UCS sets new benchmarks with VMware, Java-based SPEC, and Oracle.
Boost Data Center Application Performance
Data center applications and enterprise applications can run better, at all levels, with Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS). Cisco UCS combines servers, networking, management, and storage access in a single management structure. Bare-metal and virtualized data center applications perform better and data centers run more efficiently with visibility across multiple data centers and geographies.
Data Center Applications
Cisco UCS and its underlying components give you a single-fabric data center application infrastructure. Our validated solutions are Cloud-ready, scalable, and integrated with important Microsoft technologies, including System Center and PowerShell. Cisco solutions optimize Microsoft Windows Server and Microsoft applications.
Lower your total cost of ownership (TCO) with a proven architecture for data center applications, including Big Data and data analytics. With Cisco UCS servers, you gain exceptional performance, scalability, and availability. You also get predictable throughput and latency for your most demanding big data applications.
Reduce SAP deployment risk, complexity, and costs. Cisco UCS provides differentiated, scalable, and highly secure end-to-end solutions. Cisco servers are designed with the performance and reliability to power memory-intensive and mission-critical data center applications.
Get nonstop access to your Oracle data center applications and data with a lower TCO. Running Oracle applications and databases on Cisco UCS combines high-performance servers, high-speed loss-less networking, storage, and access, for validated and fully integrated solutions.
Browse Cisco Validated Designs for virtualized and converged infrastructures, cloud and network management, security, data center applications, and more.
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ODIN Performance Assessment Report (PDF - 4 MB)
Cloudera Hadoop Infrastructure with Cisco UCS Servers and Cisco Nexus Switches (PDF - 723 KB)
Best Practices for Setting BIOS Parameters for Performance
Microsoft Applications on Cisco UCS
Oracle Applications on Cisco UCS
SAP Applications on Cisco UCS