No more box-by-box configuration and deployment. Using intent-based policy, Cisco DNA automation capabilities transform previously manual onboarding, configuration, provisioning, and software management processes to simplify and scale network operations and greatly minimize configuration errors.
Cisco DNA automation replaces manual chores with a more agile and effective process based on four sets of capabilities: visibility, intent, deployment, and management.
Automatically discover devices to get end-to-end network visibility and a network inventory.
Define how you intend your network to work, and translate that intent into automation.
No more guessing about configurations. Simply plug in a network device to onboard it automatically.
Help ensure end-to-end network consistency and performance with the right software image management for every device.
Help enable continuous innovation through software updates. Choose from three licensing tiers for your access points, switches, and routers.
Deploy Cisco software-programmable access points, switches, routers, and other devices to help enable automation capabilities.
Integrate with Cisco security solutions such as Umbrella, Stealthwatch, firewalls, and wIPS.
Cisco DNA software suites are designed to address your automation and segmentation requirements. Choose from three subscription tiers: Cisco DNA Essentials, Cisco DNA Advantage, and Cisco DNA Premier.
Subscriptions are available in 3-, 5-, and 7-year terms. All include Cisco Software Support Service (SWSS).
Simplify your SD-WAN and Routing architecture and make it easier to deploy, manage, and operate.
Segment your network for security, compliance, and complex processes. Centralize policy management.
Deliver exceptional wireless performance for high-density environments. Get end-to-end visibility and remediation guidance.
Cisco automation ended manual care and feeding of the network in Oakland County, Michigan. The county's IT team smoothly migrated 10 counties from an existing legacy regional network to a new SDN regional network.
"A key benefit of Cisco DNA Center is automation. I no longer have to run scripts every time I deploy a new device. I can install, configure, and update any access point or switch using one-click best practices."
Henning Bohlken, Lead Network Engineer, Jade University of Applied Sciences
How can you quickly deploy new networking infrastructure in old buildings while protecting client financial data and complying with banking security regulations?
"In the past, we spent about 80 percent of our time and resources maintaining the network and 20 percent on new projects or improving services and innovation. Now we have more time for new and innovative projects that will benefit our residents and businesses with new capabilities and services."
Joel Bonestell, Network and Security Services Manager, Durham County government
"Our search for the right solution led us to Cisco, and their robust, long-term partnership up to this point has been as meaningful as any I've had in my career."
Andreas Hurst, Head of IT, City of Pforzheim
Confidently move to a secure, automated, intent-based network with expert guidance, proven experience, best practices, and innovative tools.
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