Cisco Intersight + Hitachi storage: Now integrated for better orchestration of storage and virtual environments
As we continue to create new extensions and value for Cisco Intersight, I’m pleased to announce a Tech Preview of our latest integration with Hitachi. This integration helps simplify and automate the orchestration of data centers leveraging Hitachi storage and underlying VMware datastores. A SaaS management platform, Intersight helps eliminate operational siloes and provides visibility, […]
Streamline NX-OS fabric deployments with Cisco DCNM and Red Hat Ansible
Today I will give an overview of our recent integration between Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) and Red Hat Ansible to streamline NX-OS fabric deployments. Introduction Traditionally in data center network management, configuration was often a manual, error prone process, with an operator going device by device to make changes, with every change requiring […]
7 Reasons to Modernize your Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
How can modern hybrid cloud infrastructure deliver a number of important benefits? DevOps innovation continues to accelerate and applications are more dynamic and distributed than ever before. Businesses have become increasingly reliant on software-driven services and cloud operating models.
Beyond Crisis: Building resilience in times of disruption
Organizations today need to equip their teams with technologies that allow them to work as one. They also need to invest in modernized infrastructure that is capable of automating IT processes and providing actionable insights based on a common data set. Those that do will tap into the ultimate superpower for business resiliency in the next new normal: IT agility.
Nexus 9300 Cloud Scale Switches: Ready for Unified LAN and SAN Architectures Migration
What’s New? The evolution of Ethernet Local Area Networks (LAN) and Fibre Channel (FC) Storage Area Networks (SAN) convergence continues with the release of NX-OS 9.3.5 just this week. The release introduces Fibre Channel (FC) and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) N-Port Virtualization (NPV) capability on the Nexus 93360YC-FX2, the latest 2RU member of the […]
3 Reasons Why Cisco SAN Is the Best Choice
Cisco is the leader in data center networking, providing choices in terms of storage protocols. Cisco is honored to be a one-stop-shop offering in-line analytics to meet customer storage networking needs, across these various NVMe protocols, in an architecture which respects and protects the investments customers have made in their network.
Cisco HyperFlex All NVMe with Intel® Optane™ SSDs provides simplicity and scale for SAP HANA and SAP Landscape
Now certified by SAP for both HANA and Landscape applications, the HyperFlex 220c M5 All NVMe node ushers in a new era in hyperconverged infrastructure performance for the most latency-sensitive workloads. Using Intel® Xeon® processors, Intel® Optane ™ SSDs and Intel® 3D NAND SSDs for SAP HANA in HCI deployments provides excellent support for high-performance, high-capacity clusters that delivers the simplicity of hyperconvergence with the scale required for the SAP Landscape.
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