Cisco DNA Software for Wireless

Your Wi-Fi network just got smarter

Get exceptional end-to-end visibility and guidance, plus personalized services through location-based analytics.

Unlock value with software

Cisco DNA Software subscriptions can help your IT team keep pace with your network's expanding demands. Purchase subscriptions individually or through the Cisco Enterprise Agreement.

Quickly detect and stop threats

Make network access easy without shortchanging security, even for remote access.

Enhance customer experience

Use intelligence from your wireless network and location analytics to personalize customer experiences.

Automate workflow in minutes

Eliminate manual provisioning with automated workflows across wired and wireless networks.

Gain useful insights

Identify and resolve issues through analytics that shed light on real-time user and application behavior.

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See what you can do with Cisco DNA Software for Wireless

Learn how innovative software features paired with Cisco Catalyst access points and Cisco DNA Center help to make your workspaces more dynamic and agile.

Compare Cisco DNA Software licensing tiers

Cisco DNA Software


Get networking essentials, including basic automation, monitoring, and easy management.

Features include:

  • Basic automation

  • Monitoring

  • Centralized management


Cisco DNA Software


Provides all functionality of Essentials, plus policy-based automation with software-defined access, monitoring, assurance, location analytics, and AI network analytics.   

Includes all features of Essentials, plus:

  • Policy-based automation with Cisco Software-Defined Access

  • Assurance and AI network analytics 

  • Location analytics with Cisco Spaces

  • Detection and mitigation of security threats

Optional add-on

Expansion Pack

Purchase the following add-on Cisco licenses, appliances, and services along with a Cisco DNA Essentials or Advantage license.

Available for:

  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Secure Network Analytics (Stealthwatch)
  • Cisco Spaces
  • Cisco ThousandEyes

Dive into the details

Cisco DNA Software for Wireless data sheet

Get the product overview, support features, and platforms supported.

EA Networking Infrastructure portfolio guide

Our new Enterprise Agreement (EA) brings you the power and breadth of our entire technology portfolio under a single, simplified agreement.

Cisco DNA Software blog

Get the software advantage. Discover three exciting wireless innovations available now in your Cisco DNA Advantage license.

Save up to 25% when you bundle Cisco DNA Center with access devices

Get everything you need to test-drive Cisco DNA Center automation and assurance capabilities in your lab or production environment. 

Offer expires on July 29, 2023.

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