Cisco CloudCenter (formerly CliQr)

Hybrid Cloud Management

Get the multicloud advantage

Use Cisco CloudCenter (formerly CliQr) to more securely deploy and manage applications in multiple data center, private cloud, and public cloud environments. This software solution helps you modernize and automate your data center or add public cloud application deployment to your service offering.

How you can use CloudCenter

Multicloud IT as a service

Deliver self-service on demand, in the data center or a public cloud, with security and governance. Automate DevOps.

Onboard and manage applications

Onboard applications to or from a cloud in a way that avoids lock-in and offers immediate workload management.

Deploy applications in an ACI network

Automate application deployment in Cisco ACI managed networks with efficiency, security, and agility.

Deploy applications on HyperFlex

Optimize and automate application deployment on HyperFlex as a UCS based foundation for a multicloud. Burst capacity.

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Analyze cloud-deployed workloads and consumption patterns to identify cost-optimization strategies.

Powerful CloudCenter Features

Cloud management tools - formerly CliQr

Model a cloud-agnostic blueprint

Create a blueprint that works in more than 20 data center and cloud environments. This includes OS, containers, and application plus PaaS services. Combine infrastructure and app automation. Define management and scaling requirements.

Cloud management platform – formerly CliQr

Deploy on demand to a data center or cloud

Choose your best deployment environment based on price and performance. Select the optimal configuration by benchmarking multiple instance sizes in one cloud. Span data center and cloud with a stretched topology.

Multicloud management – formerly CliQr

Manage with a wide range of actions

Apply lifecycle policies to promote to another phase, migrate to a different cloud, or upgrade an application version. Scale out to meet changing usage levels, or terminate to free up resources.

Cloud security and governance

Centralize governance and security

Guide users’ placement, deployment, and run-time decisions from a single control panel. Set usage and cost limits for users, teams, tenants, accounts, or applications, with roll-up or drill-down cost and usage analytics and reporting.

Enterprise cloud management

Use enterprise-class features

Our scalable architecture works for small to global deployments at scale. It provides security across more than 20 data center and cloud platforms and regions. It is also extendable to use investments in existing IT operations tools.

What people are saying about CloudCenter

Featured technologies

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Migrate to AWS with CloudCenter

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CloudCenter with AppDynamics, multicloud consume

CloudCenter with AppDynamics

Consume multicloud services, deploying applications with seamless monitoring, in any environment.

CloudCenter with Hyperflex

HyperFlex with CloudCenter

Avoid help-desk tickets and deploy VMs or full application workloads in HyperFlex Systems or the public cloud.

Gartner Market Trends: Multicloud Usage Will Drive
Cloud Management Platform Growth

Gartner internal analytic statistics show that inquiries about cloud management grew 30% to 40% in the past 24 months, reaching more than 10,000 Gartner inquiries. Read this report to learn about CMP market trends and a detailed definition of CMP that covers 11 specific cloud management functions.

On-Demand Webinar: Lifehack, 5 simple ways to cut your cloud bill

Learn about 5 simple and practical things IT can do to throttle a growing monthly bill. You can give users the self-service they demand in the cloud era.
But that doesn’t mean IT can’t exert a little control.

Implementation services

Successfully deploy and manage your CloudCenter use case with one of our three implementation services.


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