Data Center and Virtualisation

Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Ecosystem

Redefine the Power of IT

Cisco unveils Application Centric Infrastructure products to transform data centers.

Redefine the Power of IT

Rapidly Deploy Applications and Automate IT Tasks

Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is designed as an open architecture. Cisco is developing a technology ecosystem to help customers use, customize, and extend their existing IT investments with Cisco ACI offerings in:

  • Orchestration, automation, and management
  • Configuration and compliance
  • Monitoring and diagnostics
  • Storage and virtualization
  • Traffic flow and analysis
  • Security
  • Network services

The following companies collaborate with Cisco on solutions that span these technologies:

  • BMC
  • CA Technologies
  • Check Point
  • Citrix
  • EMC
  • Embrane
  • Emulex
  • F5 Networks
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • NetApp
  • Niksun
  • Opscode/Chef
  • Panduit
  • PuppetLabs
  • Red Hat
  • SAP
  • SourceFire
  • Splunk
  • Symantec
  • VCE

Ecosystem Endorsements

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Programmability and Automation

Learn about data center trends necessitating flexible control of the infrastructure.

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