Cisco Secure Data Center Solution

Top Ranking in Data Center Security

Surveyed IT decision-makers choose Cisco as the top data center security supplier.

Enterprises Give Cisco Top Ranking
Top Ranking in Data Center Security

Cisco Data Center Security Accelerates Your Business

Address Data Security Threats

Get the Cisco Single Site Clustering with TrustSec solution design guide.

View Now

Cyber Threat Defense

Design guide for the Cisco Cyber Threat Defense for the Data Center Solution.

View Now

Cost-Effectively Improve Security

Forrester shows how to improve ROI with Cisco Secure Data Center Solution.

Learn More

Key benefits:

Ease of Provisioning

Deploy new, highly secure services from weeks to hours. Take full advantage of the benefits of the Cisco ASA 5585-X Adaptive Security Appliance and Security Group Tags and reduce manual firewall rule policy management.

Maximum Performance

Get eight times the performance compared to competitive firewalls. Experience enhanced availability and resilience through shared virtual port channel and Cisco FabricPath innovations with Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches.

Actionable Security

Extend a chain of trust from the user to the application through Security Group Tags. Threats are blocked before they can disrupt data center services through Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) solutions.

Cisco Data Center Security Products

Extensive testing has proven that Cisco data center solutions meet the design reliability and stability requirements for highly secure data centers, virtual data centers, and private clouds.

Cisco Virtual Multi-Service Data Center (VMDC)

Cisco Virtual Multi-Service Data Center (VMDC) helps secure the Cisco Unified Data Center (UDC), which hosts mission-critical applications and sensitive data. Cisco UDC improves the economics of the data center by unifying computing, storage, networking, virtualization, and management into a single, fabric-based platform. This platform is designed to:

  • Increase operating efficiencies
  • Simplify IT operations
  • Provide business agility

Tightly integrated with UDC are security controls provided by:

  • Market-leading firewall
  • VPN
  • Hardware-accelerated intrusion prevention system (IPS)
  • Appliances and applications for the virtual and multi-tenant environment

This VMDC environment is intuitive, powerful, and highly secure. It provides superior, real-time protection for critical information assets. A Cisco VMDC for data center design guide can help you get started.

Cisco Secure Data Center for Enterprise Portfolio

The Cisco Secure Data Center for the Enterprise is a portfolio of solutions that provides design and implementation guidance for businesses that need the best protection available to address today's advanced security threats. Enterprises that want to deploy physical and virtualized workloads in their data centers can turn to this portfolio for three solutions:

  • Cisco Single Site Clustering with TrustSec
  • Cisco Secure Enclaves Architecture
  • Cisco Cyber Threat Defense for the Data Center Solution

Learn more

Cisco Single Site Clustering with TrustSec Solution

This first-look design connects key technologies, products, and associated architectures to bring application awareness to the data center fabric and network services. It provides:

  • Simplified operations
  • Increased high availability
  • Enhanced security throughout the fabric
  • Flexible scalability
  • And more

View now

For Partners

Log in to access tools and resources.

Let Us Help