Cisco DCNM Compatibility Matrix

Compatibility Matrix for Cisco DCNM, Release 11.4(1)

The following sections provide information regarding the Compatibility of Cisco DCNM Release 11.4(1) with various switches, applications, and other devices.

Compatibility Matrix for Each Installation Type

Installation Type Fabric Type Supported Releases Recommended Releases
LAN Fabric Newly provisioned VXLAN fabrics N9000, N9000v 7.0(3)I7(6), 7.0(3)I7(7), 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.3(4)
Newly provisioned VXLAN fabrics N3600 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 9.3(4)
Migrating NFM-managed VXLAN fabric to DCNM 7.0(3)I7(6), 7.0(3)I7(7), 7.0(3)I7(8) 7.0(3)I7(6)
Brownfield deployment for N9000 7.0(3)I7(6), 7.0(3)I7(7), 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 7.0(3)I7(8)
Brownfield deployment for N3600 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 9.3(4)
External/LAN Classic Fabric N3000/3100/3500 7.0(3)I7(6), 7.0(3)I7(7), 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(1), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 9.3(4)
External/LAN Classic Fabric N3600 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(1), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 9.3(4)
External/LAN Classic Fabric N5000/5600/6000 7.3(7)N1(1b), 7.3(7)N1(1a), 7.3(7)N1(1), 7.3(6)N1(1), 7.3(5)N1(1) 7.3(7)N1(1b)
External/LAN Classic Fabric N7000/7700 8.2(6), 8.4(2), 8.4(1), 8.3(2), 8.2(5), 8.2(4), 7.3(6)D1(1),7.3(5)D1(1), 6.2(24) 7.3(5)D1(1), 8.2(5)
External/LAN Classic Fabric N9000, N9000v 7.0(3)I7(6), 7.0(3)I7(7), 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.2(3), 9.2(4), 9.3(2), 9.3(3), 9.3(4), 9.3(5) 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.3(4)
External Fabric for Non-Nexus Devices Compatibility Matrix for Supported Non-Nexus Devices and Versions
IP for Media (IPFM) 9.3(5), 9.3(4), 9.3(3), 9.3(2), 9.3(1)
SAN Compatibility Matrix for Cisco DCNM SAN Deployment

Compatibility Matrix for Cisco DCNM SAN Deployment

Switches

Supported Switch Releases

Cisco MDS 9100

8.4(2a), 8.4(2), 8.4.(1a), 6.2(29), 8.4(1), 6.2(27), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(1a), 7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13), 6.2(11c), 6.2(11b), 6.2(11), 6.2(9c), 6.2(9b), 6.2(9a), 6.2(9), 6.2(7), 6.2(5a), 6.2(5), 6.2(3), 6.2(1), 5.2(8i), 5.2(8h), 5.2(8c), 5.2(8d), 5.2(8e), 5.2(8f), 5.2(8g)

Cisco MDS 9200

7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13), 6.2(11c), 6.2(11b), 6.2(11), 6.2(9c), 6.2(9b), 6.2(9a), 6.2(9), 6.2(7), 6.2(5a), 6.2(5), 6.2(3), 6.2(1), 5.2(8h), 5.2(8c), 5.2(8d), 5.2(8e), 5.2(8f), 5, 2(8g)

Cisco MDS 9250i

8.4(2a), 8.4(2), 8.4.(1a), 6.2(29), 8.4(1), 6.2(27), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(1a), 7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13), 6.2(11c), 6.2(11b), 6.2(11), 6.2(9c), 6.2(9b), 6.2(9a), 6.2(9), 6.2(7), 6.2(5a), 6.2(5)

Cisco MDS 9300

8.4(2a), 8.4(2), 8.4(1a), 6.2(29), 8.4(1), 6.2(27), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(1a), 8.1(1), 7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13)

Cisco MDS 9500

7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13), 6.2(11c), 6.2(11b), 6.2(11), 6.2(9c), 6.2(9b), 6.2(9a), 6.2(9), 6.2(7), 6.2(5a), 6.2(5), 6.2(3), 6.2(1), 5.2(8h), 5.2(8c), 5.2(8d), 5.2(8e), 5.2(8f), 5, 2(8g)

Cisco MDS 9700

8.4(2a), 8.4(2), 8.4(1a), 6.2(29), 8.4(1), 6.2(27), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(1a), 8.1(1), 7.3(1)DY(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DY(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 6.2(25), 6.2(23), 6.2.(21), 6.2(19), 6.2(17), 6.2(15), 6.2(13b), 6.2(13a), 6.2(13), 6.2(11c), 6.2(11b), 6.2(11), 6.2(9c), 6.2(9b), 6.2(9a), 6.2(9), 6.2(7), 6.2(5a), 6.2(5), 6.2(3), 6.2(1)

Cisco Nexus 9000 Series

9.3(5), 9.3(4), 7.0(3)I7(8), 9.3(3), 7.0(3)I7(7), 9.3(2), 9.2(4), 9.3(1), 9.2(3), 7.0(3)I4(9), 7.0(3)I7(6), 9.2(2), 9.2(1), 7.0(3)I7(5), 7.0(3)I7(4), 7.0(3)I7(3), 7.0(3)I7(2), 7.0(3)I7(1), 7.0(3)I4(8), 7.0(3)I4(7), 7.0(3)I4(6), 7.0(3)I4(5), 7.0(3)I4(4), 7.0(3)I4(3), 7.0(3)I4(2), 7.0(3)I4(1), 7.0(3)F3(2), 7.0(3)F3(1), 7.0(3)F1(2), 7.0(3)I6(2), 7.0(3)I6(1), 7.0(3)F2(1), 7.0(3)F1(1), 7.0(3)I2(4), 7.0(3)I2(5), 7.0(3)I5(2), 7.0(3)I5(1), 7.0(3)I3(2), 7.0(3)I3(1), 7.0(3)I2.3, 7.0.3.I2.2c, 7.0(3)l2.2a, 7.0(3)l2.1, 7.0(3)l1.3, 7.0(3)I1.2, 6.2(9), 6.1(2)I3.4, 6.1(2)I3.2, 6.1(2)I3(1), 6.1(2)I2(1), 6.1(2)I1(2), 6.1(2)I1(1)

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series

8.2(6), 8.4(2), 7.3(6)D1(1), 6.2(24), 8.2(5), 7.3(5)D1(1), 8.4(1), 8.2(4), 7.3(4)D1(1), 6.2(22), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(3), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(2), 8.1(1), 8.0(1), 7.3(3) D1(1), 7.3(2)D1(3), 7.3(2)D1(2), 7.3(2)D1(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DX(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 7.2(2)D1(4), 7.2(2)D1(2), 7.2(2)D1(1), 7.2(1)D1(1), 7.2(0)D1(2), 7.2(0)D1(1) , 6.2(20), 6.2(18), 6.2(16), 6.2(14), 6.2(10), 6.2(8), 6.2(6a), 6.2(6), 6.2(2a), 6.2(2)

Cisco Nexus 7700 Series

8.2(6), 8.4(2), 7.3(6)D1(1), 6.2(24), 6.2(24), 8.2(5), 7.3(5)D1(1), 8.4(1), 8.2(4), 7.3(4)D1(1), 6.2(22), 8.3(2), 8.3(1), 8.2(3), 8.2(2), 8.2(1), 8.1(2), 8.1(1), 8.0(1), 7.3(3) D1(1), 7.3(2)D1(3), 7.3(2)D1(2), 7.3(2)D1(1), 7.3(1)D1(1), 7.3(0)DX(1), 7.3(0)D1(1), 7.2(2)D1(4), 7.2(2)D1(2), 7.2(2)D1(1), 7.2(1)D1(1), 7.2(0)D1(2), 7.2(0)D1(1) , 6.2(20), 6.2(18), 6.2(16), 6.2(14), 6.2(10), 6.2(8), 6.2(6a), 6.2(6), 6.2(2a), 6.2.2

Cisco Nexus 6000/5600 Series

7.3(7)N1(1b), 7.3(7)N1(1a), 7.3(7)N1(1), 7.3(6)N1(1), 7.3(5)N1(1), 7.1(5)N1(1b), 7.3(4)N1(1), 7.3(3)N1(1), 7.3(2)N1(1e), 7.3(2)N1(1), 7.3(1)N1(1), 7.3(0)N1(1), 7.2(1)N1(1), 7.1(5)N1(1), 7.2(0)N1(1), 7.1(5)N1(1), 7.1(4)N1(1), 7.1(3)N1(2), 7.1(3)N1(1), 7.1(2)N1(1), 7.1(1)N1(1), 7.1(0)N1(1), 7.0(8)N1(1), 7.0(7)N1(1), 7.0(6)N1(1), 7.0(5)N1(1), 7.0(4)N1(1), 7.0(3)N1(1), 7.0(2)N1(1), 7.0(1)N1(1), 6.0(2)N2(7), 6.0(2)N2(2), 6.0(2)N2(1), 6.0(2)N1(2)

Cisco Nexus 5000 Series

7.3(7)N1(1b), 7.3(7)N1(1a), 7.3(7)N1(1), 7.3(6)N1(1), 7.3(5)N1(1), 7.1(5)N1(1b), 7.3(4)N1(1), 7.3(3)N1(1), 7.3(2)N1(1e), 7.3(2)N1(1), 7.3(1)N1(1), 7.3(0)N1(1), 7.2(1)N1(1), 7.2(0)N1(1), 7.1(5)N1(1), 7.1(4)N1(1), 7.1(3)N1(2), 7.1(3)N1(1), 7.1(2)N1(1), 7.1(1)N1(1), 7.1(0)N1(1), 7.0(8)N1(1), 7.0(7)N1(1), 7.0(6)N1(1), 7.0(5)N1(1), 7.0(4)N1(1), 7.0(3)N1(1), 7.0(2)N1(1), 7.0(1)N1(1), 6.0(2)N2(7), 6.0(2), 5.2(1)N1(9a), 5.2(1)N1(9), 5.2(1), 5.1(3), 5.0(3), 5.0(2), 4.2(1), 4.1(3)

UCS Infrastructure and UCS Manager Software

4.0.4g, 4.1.1a, 3.2.3n, 4.0.4, 4.0.1, 3.2(3k), 2.2.5a

Note

The Cisco NX-OS version of the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders will be same as the NX-OS version of the supported Nexus switch (that is, Cisco Nexus 5000, Cisco Nexus 7000 or Cisco Nexus 9000).


Compatibility Matrix for Cisco DCNM and Applications

Applications

Supported Versions

Cisco Network Insights Advisor (Cisco NIA)

Cisco Network Insights for Resources (Cisco NIR)

Compatibility Matrix for Supported Non-Nexus Devices and Versions


Note

The following table is applicable to External Fabrics in Cisco DCNM LAN Fabric Deployment.


Non-Nexus Devices

Supported Versions

Cisco ASR 1001-X

IOS XE 16.06.04

Cisco ASR 1002-HX

IOS XE 16.06.04

Cisco ASR-9006

IOS XR 6.2(1)

Cisco Catalyst 9300-24T

IOS XE 17.01.01

Cisco Catalyst 9300-48U

IOS XE 17.01.01

Cisco CSR 1000v

IOS XE 16.10

Cisco NCS 5500

IOS XR 6.5(3)

Arista DCS-7280SR2A

EOS 4.24.0F

Arista DCS-7504N

EOS 4.24.0F