Unleash the Power of Nexus Dashboard with the Connector for HashiCorp Terraform
We are announcing today a unique value proposition through our integration with Terraform Cloud for Business. Together with our strategic technology partner, HashiCorp, we are extending Nexus Dashboard to include a secure and compliant automation platform, complete with CI/CD and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) capabilities.
Why Your Network Automation Should Shift Left Now
“Shift left” security is moving security to the soonest feasible point in the development process. We look at what it means to combine security concerns with the NetDevOps model to ensure that security is an integral part of the software development life cycle and for network automation.
Cisco ISE on AWS Expands Zero-Trust to the Edge
To increase deployment flexibility of Cisco’s NAS while supporting IT’s journey to public cloud platforms, Cisco ISE 3.1 is now cloud-ready and available on the AWS Marketplace.
New #CiscoChat: Strategies for Infrastructure as Code Automation Across Your Hybrid Cloud
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.
Accelerating to Hybrid Cloud with Cisco Nexus Dashboard
Cisco Nexus Dashboard provides a single focal point to unite the disparate views of globe-spanning multicloud data center operations, application deployment, and performance.
Deliver Services at Internet Speed
How quickly can your organization stand-up a new application or deploy new services? Most customers tell me, “not fast enough!” I am clearly hearing from them that the new standard expectation across the organization is to receive precise data center resources in “internet time,” easily and definitely on-demand. But customers are not the only […]
Is IT Automation the Key to Operational Excellence? Industry Analysts Think So
Businesses move quickly until they have to cross rough roads paved with technical challenges. That’s because even though data centers are sophisticated, the components that support most businesses still include far too many 20th century manual processes, silo based resources and administrators pressured to keep up. Although automation can speed up IT, and your business, […]
Open Source Acceleration for Applications
In previous blogs I have described how organizations are maturing beyond provisioning of individual servers to provisioning of richer cloud-based application stacks. Known as platform-as-a-service (PaaS), this capability takes cloud technology beyond infrastructure to automate the application life cycle. PaaS allows developers and IT operations to collaborate and ensure that application stacks are consistent and […]