Cisco IOS XE 16 is an open and flexible operating system optimized for a new era of enterprise networks.
Its standards-based programmable interfaces automate network operations and give you deep visibility into user, application, and device behaviors.
As the single OS for enterprise wired and wireless access, aggregation, core, and WAN, Cisco IOS XE reduces business and network complexity. You can qualify and deploy new services faster.
Accelerate your network innovation with our open, standards-based capabilities. These include NETCONF (RFC 6241) programmable interfaces, IETF YANG push telemetry, OpenConfig and IETF YANG data models, and Guest Shell Linux Containers (LXC).
Developed with resiliency in mind, Cisco IOS XE reduces planned and unplanned downtime. Service and software upgrades are more efficient, and Graceful Insertion and Removal lets you update or debug a switch without disrupting network traffic.
Cisco IOS XE helps protect against modern cyberattacks. It assures that Cisco hardware and software are genuine and unmodified. And its enhanced platform integrity, security, and resilience mean you can be confident that data is trustworthy.