Cisco Software-Defined AVC (SD-AVC) is a component of Cisco Application Visibility and Control (AVC). It functions as a centralized network service, operating with specific participating devices in a network.
As an SDN solution operating network-wide, Cisco SD-AVC complements solutions such as:
Features and Benefits
Some of the current features and benefits provided by SD-AVC:
Network-level application recognition consistent across the network
Improved application recognition in symmetric and asymmetric routing environments
Improved first packet recognition
Protocol Pack update at the network level
Secure browser-based SD-AVC Dashboard over HTTPS for monitoring SD-AVC functionality and statistics, and for configuring Protocol Pack updates network-wide
For details, see SD-AVC Features and Benefits.
No Change to Topology
Deploying SD-AVC within an existing network does not require any changes to the network topology.