Cisco NFV Infrastructure

The Carrier-Class NFVI You Need

Your network has to scale on demand, respond to unpredictable traffic models, and help you introduce services faster.

With Cisco Network Functions Virtualization Infrastructure, (NFVI), you can:

  • Maintain high availability of services
  • Deploy new services faster
  • Reduce total cost of ownership by 40 percent
  • Benefit from a tested and flexible architecture
  • Take advantage of an open, ETSI standard design

Get Services Up and Running Quickly

Our NFV Infrastructure is a tested and validated design that is easily extensible and expandable. It includes the expertise of Cisco Services to give you end-to-end delivery and fast time to market.

Leading Technology

Cisco NFV Infrastructure comprises best-in-class building blocks, including:

  • Cisco UCS servers
  • Cisco Nexus switches
  • A hardened and automated distribution of RedHat OpenStack

The single-pane-of-glass management software module makes it easy to manage and operate. And it helps to simplify the provisioning, configuration, and lifecycle management of all components.


Designed for High Service Availability

Our NFV Infrastructure:

  • Is highly scalable, available, and secure
  • Offers a modular, expandable pod design



Focus your time and energy on desired business outcomes and profits. Cisco provides 24-hour support of the infrastructure, with OpenSource software included.

Accelerate NFV Services Adoption

Accelerate NFV Services Adoption

Simplify virtualization and innovation with Cisco and Intel NFV Quick Start. (PDF - 1.95 MB)

Adopt NFVI with Cisco and Red Hat

Adopt NFVI with Cisco and Red Hat

Improve agility and simplify operations with a pre-integrated NFV infrastructure solution. It's fast, reliable, and easy to deploy. (PDF - 413 KB)