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Cisco Nexus Dashboard

Simplify your data center network operations

Configure, operate, and analyze all from one place across data center and cloud.

One platform makes it easy

Simplest way to manage Cisco Nexus networks

Gain visibility that frees you to do what you need, where and when you need to do it.

Cisco Nexus Dashboard cloud management software

Configure with ease

Automate the provisioning of your data center and cloud network infrastructure, with full lifecycle management and infrastructure as code (IaC).

Configure data center infrastructure management software with ease

Minimize risk and downtime

Know in a glance that your applications are running at their best.

Rest easy with Nexus Dashboard cloud management software

Greater data center sustainability

Achieve more energy-efficient data centers, forecast energy consumption, emissions, and costs. 

Rest easy with Nexus Dashboard cloud management software
Cisco Nexus Dashboard data center management software demo

Cisco Nexus Dashboard demo

Take a peek at the simplest way to configure and manage your data center and cloud networks from an easy-to-use interface.

Unlock more value with solution integrations


Cisco AppDynamics

Gain network visibility into application performance.

Cisco SD-WAN vManage

Optimize your data center branch and data center cloud WAN.

Cisco ThousandEyes

Cut through the haze with enhanced visibility.

Easy-to-use Nexus Dashboard services


Monitor, analyze, and troubleshoot your data center fabric in real time.


Gain consistent network and policy orchestration across multiple data centers.

Data Broker

Use a simple, scalable monitoring solution for high-volume, business-critical traffic (independent service outside the platform).

Fabric Controller

Enable automated network connectivity, control, monitoring, and integration for deployments spanning LAN and SAN fabrics, and IP Fabric for Media (IPFM).

Access on cloud marketplaces

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

See Nexus Dashboard buying options on AWS Marketplace.

Microsoft Azure

See buying options for Nexus Dashboard on Azure Marketplace.

Nexus Dashboard is included with every Cisco Nexus 9000 tiered license

Cisco Data Center Networking (DCN)


The license for a single data center network with automated network provisioning as well as basic device and network monitoring. You can upgrade to multiple data centers and add insights with the optional Day-2 Operations add-on.


Supports Cisco ACI, NDFC, and NX-OS networks

Cisco Data Center Networking (DCN)


This license includes everything from Essentials, plus centralized configuration and automated interconnect for multiple data centers and clouds, plus device network monitoring and troubleshooting tools. Upgrade with an optional Day-2 Operations add-on to get full network insights.

Supports Cisco ACI, NDFC, and NX-OS networks

Cisco Data Center Networking (DCN)

Day-2 Operations add-on

Add premier network insights and orchestration capabilities to your Advantage or Essentials license to maximize insights and predict risk and downtime with network analytics based on rich telemetry.


Supports Cisco ACI, NDFC, and NX-OS networks


Cisco Data Center Networking (DCN)


The ideal option maximizes insights and predicts risk and downtime with network analytics for multiple data centers and/or cloud networks. Includes all Advantage features, plus those in the Day-2 Operations suite. No add-ons needed.

Supports Cisco ACI, NDFC, and NX-OS networks

See how Cisco Nexus Dashboard can help

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