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Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Network Analysis Module (NAM-1/NAM-2)

NOTE: This product is no longer being sold.

View the End-of-Life Notice to learn: 

  • End-of-sale and end-of-life dates
  • What replacement products are available
  • Information about product support

Integrated Traffic and Performance Analysis

Simplify application delivery in global organizations with Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Network Analysis Module (NAM-1/NAM-2). Network administrators gain the ability to optimize network resources, troubleshoot performance issues, and help ensure a consistent user experience.

This module, integrated with the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switch or the Cisco 7600 Series Router, provides for powerful network management to manage complex campus, data center, and WAN edge environments.

Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series NAM improves efficiency and simplifies manageability with:

  • Granular traffic analysis
  • Comprehensive application performance metrics
  • Superior voice analytics
  • Deep insightful packet captures

It protects your current investments, lower total cost of ownership, and saves rack space by deploying on switches and routers.

Features and Benefits

  • Protect your investments in existing routers, lower total cost of ownership, and save rack space with an all-in-one NetFlow and packet data monitoring solution.
  • Improve operational efficiency with GUI, prepackaged dashboards, interactive reports, intuitive workflows.
  • Resolve unanticipated performance issues with historical analysis using the embedded performance database.
  • Assess how the user experiences application performance improvements as a result of WAN optimization.
  • Manage remotely with anytime, anywhere access and save on IT staff time and travel.

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NAM Technical Documentation
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