automation

July 13, 2021

PARTNER

Delivering a New Operating Model for Hybrid Cloud

2 min read

Cisco does not see Cloud as a destination, but as an operating model for IT services. We set out to build and deliver a cloud-SaaS platform with Automation, Observability, and Cloud native capabilities built right in.

July 12, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

When It Comes To Operational Maturity, What Sets Leaders Apart?

2 min read

Learn what sets leaders apart when it comes to operational maturity. The Second Installment of our automation strategy blog series: Operational Maturity Is Critical to Business Success, focuses on four areas of competency: strategy, technology, process and governance.

June 30, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Don’t Wait for the Going to Get Tough to Modernize Operations

2 min read

This is the first installment of our automation strategy series, based on a Forrester Consulting thought leadership paper commissioned by Cisco: Modernize Operations To Digitally Transform And Weather Any Storm. The research focuses on how enterprises can modernize their operations to boost agility — which is key to their ability to weather adversity.

June 16, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Operational Maturity Delivers Great Results, But Where Do You Start?

2 min read

We wanted to understand how automation enables operational maturity and – ultimately – the business itself. We partnered with Forrester Consulting to research organizations of varying sizes and across industries with a global footprint.

June 2, 2021

DATA CENTER

Cisco ACI 5.2 is here. Simplify your hybrid cloud environment with new features. 

3 min read

What is Cisco ACI? Since its development in 2012, Cisco ACI has been the industry’s most secure, open, and comprehensive software-defined networking (SDN) solution. ACI enables automation that accelerates infrastructure deployment and governance, simplifies management to easily move workloads across a multifabric, hybrid cloud or multicloud framework, and proactively secures against risk arising from anywhere. […]

May 12, 2021

CLOUD

Take a Ride into Orchestration with your Cloud Operations Platform

3 min read

Common IT tasks that are straightforward on a small scale can quickly prove overwhelming at larger scales. Intersight Cloud Orchestrator allows administrators to more easily manage what lies ahead.

May 11, 2021

CLOUD

IT at the Speed of Dev

3 min read

Cisco Intersight and HashiCorp Terraform Cloud Business are like peanut butter and jelly, better together. With the general availability of Intersight Service for Terraform, IT Ops teams are now able to bring infrastructure as Code (IaC) securely and easily to their on-prem environment.

April 22, 2021

DEVELOPER

NetBox as Inventory Source of Truth for Cisco NSO

6 min read

Both Cisco NSO and NetBox offer robust APIs and well formatted data models. See how to keep the device inventory in your Cisco NSO servers accurate based on your NetBox based Source of Truth.

April 2, 2021

CLOUD

New #CiscoChat: Strategies for Infrastructure as Code Automation Across Your Hybrid Cloud

1 min read

In this #CiscoChat, panelists will expand on a conversation started at CiscoLive about the Cisco and HashiCorp collaboration and Intersight Service for Terraform. Join us April 8th at 10am PDT.