Intent-based networking built on Cisco DNA

Make decisions faster. Mitigate more security threats. Manage the unprecedented scale of connected devices more easily.

Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA) is an open, programmable architecture that turns business intent into business results.

Solutions that matter for your organization

Discover the top 6 reasons to choose DNA. See our validated design guides.

Automate your network

Automate your network

Provide business agility and scale by automating one policy across the entire access network.

Lower WAN costs

Lower WAN costs

Reduce your OpEx without compromising performance, security, or reliability.

Predict performance

Predict performance

Increase productivity and troubleshoot faster with machine learning to deliver actionable insights.

Detect and mitigate threats

Detect and mitigate threats

Address threats and vulnerabilities anywhere on your network—including encrypted traffic analytics (ETA).

Improve your results with our services

We offer services for every phase of your network implementation and management. 

DNA Advisory Service | Network Migration | Training | Solution Support

Customer success

Move faster with Cisco DNA

Move faster with Cisco DNA

"The Catalyst 9000 has exceeded NASA’s mission-critical requirements for security and segmentation…and at twice the performance."

- Eric Latta, Solutions Architect, NASA

News and events

Viptela is now part of Cisco

Learn how Cisco is building next-generation SD-WAN solutions.

Meet the Catalyst 9000 switching portfolio

The future of programmable networks is here ​now. See what it looks like o​n TechWiseTV.​​

Extend the value of DNA with open APIs

DevNet is the place for network engineers to learn about programmability features in Cisco DNA.

Move to intent-based networking

Move to intent-based networking

Gartner examines how new solutions reduce network outages, boost performance, and more.

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