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Cisco DNA Analytics and Assurance

Making networks smarter

Cisco just made intent-based networking smarter by applying advanced analytics and machine learning, on premises and in the cloud. Cisco AI Network Analytics drives network intelligence, empowering administrators to improve performance and issue resolution.

What's new

Cisco DNA Assurance now features advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning. Cisco's AI/ML portfolio now includes Cisco AI Network Analytics, a capability within Cisco DNA Assurance for proactive troubleshooting automation.

Defining your network

Every network is unique. Let AI/ML define the required performance parameters for optimal user experience on your network.

Reducing noise

Cisco AI Network Analytics reduces noise and false positives while accurately identifying issues that have the greatest impact on your network.

Features and benefits

Cisco DNA Assurance delivers comprehensive network visibility. With it, you can easily manage all your connected devices and services, prioritize and resolve network issues with the help of machine learning, and ensure a better user experience across the network. 

Network visibility and troubleshooting

With deeper visibility and enhanced management capabilities, network assurance can take intent-based networking even further.

Time savings and efficiency

More devices, more users, more to manage. Use the power of data to grow your network and improve performance and reliability.

Turn data into intuition

Travel back in time through your network to pinpoint where and when problems occurred. Use machine learning to prioritize and resolve them quickly.






Cisco DNA Center. One view. Total visibility.

Centralized management

Take advantage of a simple dashboard for Cisco DNA Assurance. You can view activity and take action all from one place.

Data analytics

Collect from multiple data sources and continuously check that the network carries out the expressed intent for services and policies.

360-degree contextual insights

Continuously gather insights across all users, devices, and applications. Then use the big picture to make smart decisions.

Drag-and-drop policy creation

Define user and device profiles that facilitate a highly secure access and network segmentation based on business needs.

Components of Cisco DNA Assurance

Cisco DNA Center

Simplify network management and control with an all-in-one command center.

Cisco DNA software

Choose between three licensing tiers for your access points and switches for wired and wireless assurance.


Find the right Catalyst 9000 switch to match your network needs.

Access points

Get the high-performing access points that best fit your organization.


Scale your enterprise network with intelligent wireless controllers.

Active Sensor

Test your network with the Aironet Active Sensor.

Cisco DNA Assurance is delivered via simple software subscriptions

Cisco DNA software subscriptions enable analytics and assurance capabilities across your network. Choose from three subscription tiers—Cisco DNA Essentials, Cisco DNA Advantage, and Cisco DNA Premier—for your access points, switches, or routers.

Available in 3-, 5-, and 7-year terms. All include Cisco Software Support Service (SWSS).

Accelerate your journey with Cisco Services

Solve problems faster. Improve operational efficiency. Reduce your risk of downtime. And focus on business innovation. Our experts offer comprehensive guidance to help effectively migrate, adopt, deploy, and securely manage your solution. Starting with use case requirements and solution design, we help you get the most out of your investment.

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Give us ten minutes and see how you can save hours of time managing and troubleshooting your network.


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