Perform Fast, Reliable Network Provisioning
Accelerate consistent and reliable service deployments with Cisco Prime Provisioning. This solution provides intelligent, automated provisioning across the entire network, including the core, aggregation, access, and edge. You can efficiently support thousands of service instances of varying requirements across next generation networks.
You can deploy Cisco Prime Provisioning as a standalone product or as an integrated component of Cisco Prime Carrier Management, a comprehensive suite of applications for managing multidomain carrier networks. Cisco Prime Provisioning is also offered as part of a service fulfillment solution, together with Cisco Prime Fulfillment. This solution enables fulfillment of multi-service, multi-domain, and multi-vendor offerings, as well as Agile Business Architectures (ABA).
Features and Benefits
Cisco Prime Provisioning offers many features and benefits, such as:
- Layer 2 VPN and Carrier Ethernet management
- MPLS VPN management
- MPLS traffic engineering management
- Asynchronous device updates
- Simplified Integration into operations support systems
- Multivendor provisioning
Layer 2 VPN and Carrier Ethernet Management This solution accelerates deployment of Layer 2 VPNs and Carrier Ethernet services through automated provisioning. Deployments are validated through automated service configuration and functional audits.
MPLS VPN Management
Cisco Prime Provisioning makes service activation quick and predictable by automating the provisioning, configuration, and functional audits of MPLS VPNs using predefined service profiles.
MPLS Traffic Engineering Management Meet stringent service-level agreement (SLA) requirements for voice and video traffic with this solution for managing the configuration of Cisco MPLS Traffic Engineering tunnels.
Asynchronous Device Updates This solution speeds time to market for new services through asynchronous device updates, providing support for new or enhanced devices from day one.
Simplified Integration into Operations Support Systems Cisco Prime Provisioning APIs facilitate integration with your operations support systems, such as Cisco Info Center and IBM Tivoli Netcool.
Cisco Prime Provisioning is extensible and customizable, and can be used for provisioning of third party devices for the services described above. Cisco Advanced Services can assist in creating the required extensions.
About Cisco Prime
The Cisco Prime portfolio of IT and service provider management offerings empowers organizations to more effectively manage their networks and the services they deliver. Built on a service-centered foundation, the Cisco Prime portfolio of products supports integrated lifecycle management through an intuitive workflow-oriented user experience-- providing A-to-Z management for IP next-generation networks, mobility, video, and managed services.
- Cisco Prime Fulfillment and Cisco Prime Provisioning Intelligence Report (PDF - 74 KB)
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