How IBN Revolutionizes Security with User-Based Permissions

By |2019-06-06T16:07:36+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: DNA Center, IBN, Intent-Based Network, Network Security, Security Solutions|Tags: |

As remote employees, app-driven work and instantaneous functionality become the workplace norm, status quo IP-based security tends to slow users down. Further, its security is quickly becoming inferior to the more comprehensive user-based security model enterprises are switching to. Let’s take a look at the benefits of user-based security and how [...]

Build a Next Gen Network with SDN and IBN

By |2019-03-22T23:12:55+00:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Application-Centric Infrastructure (ACI), DNA Center, Intent-Based Network, intent-based networking, SD-WAN, Software-Defined Networking|Tags: |

Historically, configuring network switches, firewalls and other infrastructure components was a slow, largely manually process. Generally, a network operator entered configuration changes through the Command Line Interface for each piece of equipment.  The old-fashioned approach was inflexible, the installation process was time-consuming, and the deployments were error-prone. […]

Intent-Based Networking for Enterprises

By |2019-03-05T13:03:23+00:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: DNA Center, Intent-Based Network, intent-based networking|Tags: |

More than 1,000 large enterprises will be using intent-based networking systems by 2020, according to a report by Gartner. Intent-based networking (IBN) is the biggest advancement in networking since ethernet switching. In the past 20 years, there has been no greater benefit to enterprises for networking than IBN. It allows firms to centrally manage network operations [...]

What DNA Center’s Open Source Can Do for You

By |2019-03-04T21:14:02+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Automation, DNA Center, Intent-Based Network|Tags: |

When Cisco DNA Center’s open source Platform was announced earlier this year, it made waves throughout the industry. Opening up the Platform gives developers and third-party partners access to APIs, which businesses of all kinds are using for in-depth network analysis and enhanced results. […]

Intent-Based Networking: Best Practices for Financial Institutions

By |2019-03-04T12:55:24+00:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: Intent-Based Network, Network Security|

In the financial sector, we’re finding more enterprises are looking to intent-based networking (IBN) for agile and effective enterprise network security and management. Intent-based transformation requires codifying best practices that focus on customer needs, agility, visibility, and security. These elements guide the way organizations connect devices; and the way they use those devices to transport data [...]