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Get it and save time: Multi-UCS Domain Management simplifies your administrative life

…offers UCS Central to help solve this challenge. Cisco UCS Central runs as a virtual machine and centralizes many features across multiple domains — whether local or remote domains. The first release of UCS Central, version 1.0, was released in November 2012 and provided value to customers with central fault management, ID pool management, and global operational polices. However, I am proud to announce that Cisco has released UCS Central 1.1, t…


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Data Center and Cloud Management at Cisco Live Orlando, 2013

…and theater sessions, demos, keynotes and customer events you don’t want to miss. Data center and cloud management solutions will be featured in over 20 breakout sessions, track sessions, and keynotes. See below for examples: 10+ breakout sessions on Cisco UCS Director (formerly Cloupia), Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud, Cisco Prime Service Catalog (formerly Cisco Service Portal), Cisco Prime Network Services Controller (formerly VNMC), an…


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The Next-Gen Data Center: Warp Speed Potential?

…and more easily. What are the missing ingredients? Centralized automation and management. Earlier this year, we introduced Cisco Cloupia as the key to letting IT spend 75 percent of staff time and resources on innovation and 25 percent on maintenance—instead of the industry norm of the other way around. This week at Cisco Live in Orlando, Florida, we’re announcing the rebranding of Cisco Cloupia to Cisco UCS Director, and I would like to explain…


Top Three Reasons Why Cisco UCS is a Better Platform for Big Data

…inating the need to provision each server independently.  The great benefit here is agility and faster time to market.   Reason #3 to deploy Cisco UCS for your big data analytics:  Massive Scale with Cisco UCS Central to 10,000 Nodes. As organizations scale their Cisco UCS infrastructure, managing it consistently with global policies is ever more important. Cisco UCS Central manages multiple Cisco UCS instances (or domains) across globally…


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Natural Selection On Full Display in the Server World

…optimizations (like VM-FEX ) that no one else has.  Higher performance, lower TCO. Advantage: UCS The fabric-centric architecture of UCS scales capability without scaling points of management and administrative costs.   Need 160 servers and all the LAN/SAN access networking to go with them? That’s just 3 management IP addresses and one single point of management .  Advantage: UCS We support mixed density environments (rack and blade servers) fro…


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