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Cisco DNA Software for Switching

Our simple, flexible software subscription suites manage the demands of new security threats, the evolving Internet of Things (IoT), and mobility integration.

Features and benefits

How can you keep pace with your enterprise network's expanding demands as technologies and requirements change? Cisco DNA subscriptions can help your IT staff stay in control of those needs. You can purchase all Cisco DNA software subscriptions through a Cisco Enterprise Agreement or individually. And you can manage them simply, with a Cisco Smart Account.

Automate with confidence

Provide access to users, devices, and applications, without compromising security.

See the invisible

Detect threats hidden in encrypted network traffic, and respond quickly with security embedded in the access network.

Make your network smarter

Quickly troubleshoot and convert data into business and IT insights.

Segment with ease

Keep users, devices, and application traffic separate without redesigning your network.

Compare Cisco DNA licensing

Let Cisco manage updates and threats, helping to keep your network secured. Get simplified drag-and-drop centralized management with flexible 3-, 5-, or 7-year subscription terms. All switching subscriptions include Cisco Software Support Service (SWSS).

Cisco DNA Essentials

Cisco DNA Advantage

Cisco DNA Premier

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Key features

Get networking essentials, including base automation, monitoring, and easy management.​Get all Cisco DNA Essentials features plus Cisco SD-Access, and Cisco DNA Assurance.Get all Cisco DNA Advantage features plus enable all Cisco DNA use cases with Cisco Identity Services Engine and Stealthwatch.
Centralized management
Automation and provisioning
Secure connectivity
Analytics and assurance 
Service Assurance 
Policy and security  

New Cisco DNA Center software release

Now optimized for remote access, a cleaner dashboard with single-click workflows facilitates remote management by offsite IT teams. Identify endpoints and visualize traffic flows to improve application experience for all of your remote workers.

Get a Cisco DNA enrollment in a Cisco Enterprise Agreement

Make your software licensing easy to buy, consume, and manage, plus enjoy exclusive EA-only promotions.

Deliver exceptional switching performance

Build a resilient, highly secure switching infrastructure. Enable high availability and less risk with services for switching solutions.


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