Data Center

Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Ecosystem

The Countdown Begins!

Cisco unveils Application Centric Infrastructure products to transform data centers.

The Countdown Begins!

Rapidly Deploy Applications and Automate IT Tasks

Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is designed as an open architecture. Cisco is developing a technology ecosystem to help customers use, customize, and extend their existing IT investments with Cisco ACI offerings in:

  • Orchestration, automation, and management
  • Configuration and compliance
  • Monitoring and diagnostics
  • Storage and virtualization
  • Traffic flow and analysis
  • Security
  • Network services
The following companies collaborate with Cisco on solutions that span these technologies:
  • BMC
  • Citrix
  • CA Technologies
  • EMC
  • Embrane
  • Emulex
  • F5 Networks
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • NetApp
  • Niksun
  • Opscode/Chef
  • Panduit
  • PuppetLabs
  • Red Hat
  • SAP
  • SourceFire
  • Splunk
  • Symantec
  • VCE

Ecosystem Endorsements

Hear from companies who are providing solutions that implement ACI.

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Programmability and Automation

Learn about data center trends necessitating flexible control of the infrastructure.

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