Cisco DNA Center

June 14, 2021

INSIDE CISCO IT

5 ways automating software image management is making Cisco IT engineers’ lives better

Cisco IT is automating many steps in the device software upgrade process by leveraging the software image management (SWIM) capability in Cisco DNA Center. It is improving compliance, accelerating the upgrade process, and allowing engineers to reallocate their time to higher-value activities.

June 3, 2021

NETWORKING

Getting network availability to Five 9s and keeping it there

Teams responsible with keeping mission critical networks current can struggle with ways to upgrade and patch device software without network disruption. Cisco DNA Center’s SWIM automation and orchestration has the solution.

June 2, 2021

NETWORKING

Accelerate and Simplify – Guiding Principles in the Design of New Software Image Upgrade and Patching Solutions

How the Cisco IOS XE team of developers is changing the paradigm of how enterprise networking image upgrades are done.  It has huge cost, time, productivity, and security implications for Cisco customers around the globe and the functionality and safety of their wide array of network devices. 

May 26, 2021

PARTNER

Lifecycle Advantage: Changing the Game for Customer Success

Cisco and partners can now work together to deliver customer success at scale. With Success Program Insights, Cisco provides partners the combination of customer data, rich insights and analytics, recommended actions and digital customer journeys they need to lead their customers through the lifecycle.

May 14, 2021

DEVELOPER

Helping Customers Redefine Network Operations with Catalyst 9000 and IOS-XE APIs

See how Cisco IOS-XE is helping customers move to a more pro-active mode of operating their networks by providing open, standards-based, programmable interfaces to automate network operations, and bring deep visibility into user, application, and device behaviors.

May 11, 2021

INSIDE CISCO IT

Measuring the impact of a software-defined access fabric network

Joel explains the value framework Cisco IT created to measure SD-Access’s impact, along with outcomes achieved to date.

May 4, 2021

PARTNER

Unlocking technical enablement for partners with SRE Labs

Cisco’s Solutions Readiness Engineering (SRE) provides a hands-on approach to developing technical enablement for teams -- one that’s custom-built to suit partners’ needs. Whether they’re looking to deploy multiple architectures across various platforms, transform a traditional network into an SD-access fabric, or integrate 3rd party applications with Webex, partners can tap into the SRE Labs for immersive experiences with Cisco solutions.

May 4, 2021

NETWORKING

Democratizing Enterprise IoT with Cisco Smart Building Architecture

Learn how the integration of IoT Gateways on Cisco Catalyst 9000 Switches and Wi-Fi Access Points with Cisco DNA Spaces creates a foundation for creating and managing smart buildings.

April 28, 2021

DEVELOPER

Network Automation with Cisco DNA Center SDK – Part 3

Learn how to leverage the Cisco DNA Center Python SDK to automate site creation, automate device discovery, and assign newly discovered devices to the site.