Insider Series for Networking
Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:00AM Pacific Time (San Francisco, GMT-08:00)
The network is evolving, and so should the way you control it. Cisco DNA Center is the intuitive command and control center that acts as the core of an intent-based network. With a single network management console, gain the ability to optimize operations and lower expenses. Use artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps) to get real-time insights and automate tasks to run your network more efficiently. Join Cisco for a live webinar on September 16, 2021, to see how Cisco DNA Center has evolved in its newest release. You’ll see a live demo of how you can get unprecedented 3D Wi-Fi visibility into your network to improve your wireless coverage for better user experiences. At this webinar, you will also learn about:
New features in the latest release of Cisco DNA Center
The three ways Cisco DNA Center can allow you to visualize the Wi-Fi coverage area and performance metrics of your wireless network: 2D heatmaps, 3D heatmaps, and AI/ML network heatmaps
A new policy analytics dashboard to gain better insight into your network and enhance zero-trust networking
Register today and attend the webinar for your chance to win Apple AirPods.* This session will also include a live Q&A with our experts.
Hybrid Cloud Demo Series: Cisco Nexus Dashboard 2.1: One platform for hybrid cloud automation
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 10:00 am Pacific Time (San Francisco, GMT-08:00)
Cisco Nexus Dashboard provides a single automation platform for hybrid cloud network provisioning, operational management, real-time telemetry data, continuous assurance, and compliance checks. This is done all while simplifying the workflow, including the adoption of cloud-native application practices, and providing a faster path to ROI. In this live demo:
Learn about new features available in Cisco Nexus Dashboard 2.1 to make it simpler to deploy, consume, and enable services with a single interface
See how to centralize hybrid cloud operations with Cisco Nexus Dashboard One View
Get tips on how to deploy the Cisco Nexus Dashboard in any form factor—physical, virtual, or cloud—giving you multiple deployment options with maximum flexibility
You will also be able to get answers to your questions from our experts in a live Q&A. Register now and save the date!
Insider Series for Cloud Tuesday, September 28, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time (San Francisco, GMT-08:00) Examine the current and future state of hybrid cloud automation with leading IT, cloud, and data center automation companies, including Cisco, HashiCorp, RedHat Anisble, and Puppet, in this live webinar. This open discussion and Q&A will dive into the challenges and opportunities in driving end-to-end automation across hybrid clouds and the best practices for managing these environments.
How businesses are managing the challenges of operating in a hybrid cloud world
What to consider when building a strategy for your cloud migration
Best practices for automating cloud migration in hybrid and public clouds
How rapid growth of containerization is impacting automation strategies
How IT organizations can measure ROI and an outlook on the future of hybrid cloud automation
Register today and attend the webinar for your chance to win Apple AirPods*. This session will also include a live Q&A with our team of experts.
SASE Academy: Security and access in the year of the hybrid workplace
5-week series beginning September 29 Wednesdays at 1pm ET / 10am PT 60-minute sessions include Q&A
This year, Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) took center stage, as more organizations moved to a hybrid workplace model. But what does it take to connect and protect your users as they work from anywhere? With SASE Academy, learn how to keep your network reliable and safe by using secure SD-WAN, modern secure web gateways, zero trust strategies, and much more.
September 29 Cisco and SASE: Capabilities, concepts, and a vision for the future
What are the key components of SASE architecture? What drove the creation of the Secure Access Service Edge model? How can Cisco help? Learn why Cisco is the premier SASE partner and how we are converging security, networking, and observability to provide control and protection with the high performance and reliability that you need.
Join us for the first session in this 5-part series.
Hybrid Cloud Demo Series: How to automate, monitor and analyze your data center fabric in real-time with Cisco Nexus Dashboard Insights
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 10:00 am Pacific Time (San Francisco, GMT-08:00) What you can’t see, you can’t operate, control, and automate. With advanced network analytics and automation solutions, your network can provide the eyes, ears, and intelligence to know precisely what’s going on. It can deliver 360-degree visibility into traffic flows and provide clear guidance on what to do if anything is detected or predicted. Cisco Nexus Dashboard Insights embodies a modern, comprehensive microservices architecture made to scale horizontally, leveraging open-source infrastructure code to meet your business objectives. It delivers dynamic correlation, impact analysis, proactive alerts, failure prediction, and remediation, along with operational data visualization. In this webinar, you will see Cisco Nexus Dashboard Insights in action. Learn how to:
Detect change in configuration or operational states before and after switch-upgrades
Derive insights into network microburst and flows
Compare and contrast time-synced data of multiple parameters to gain a deeper understanding of issues and behaviors
Leverage third-party integrations, ServiceNow and Splunk, that enable ITOM/ITSM workflow automation
A live Q&A will also take place in this session.
Networking Software Demo Series:
Cisco DNA Spaces
Date and time: October 13, 2021, 10:00 a.m. PT
Cisco DNA Spaces provides centralized location services for people and things in your physical spaces, with high scalability. Use cases range from IT to lines of business, including facilities, operations, marketing, HR, data and analytics, and the executive suite.
Join us for a live webinar as we demonstrate features of Cisco DNA Spaces that drive key business outcomes, including:
Safe return to work. Manage the process of bringing people back to the office in ways that promote safety and compliance. Cisco DNA Spaces provides a suite of apps for monitoring density and facilitating contact tracing.
IoT services for smart buildings. Indoor Internet of Things (IoT) services help customers deploy and monitor IoT devices and partner applications rapidly and at scale IoT services support several use cases, including asset management, environmental monitoring, space utilization, and indoor wayfinding.
Smart, monetizable onboarding. From seamless Wi-Fi onboarding to differentiated loyalty experiences to addressing MAC randomization, Cisco DNA Spaces offers a range of onboarding solutions to provide modernized customer experiences.
The session will include a live Q&A.
Hybrid Cloud Demo Series: Advanced network management with Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller (formerly Cisco Data Center Network Manager)
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 10:00 am Pacific Time (San Francisco, GMT-08:00)
Networks need to become simpler, more agile, proactive, and more intuitive to keep up with the pace of change. Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller (formerly Cisco Data Center Network Manager*) helps address today’s challenges for Cisco NX-OS-enabled deployments, spanning new fabric architectures, IP Fabric for Media, and storage networking deployments. Accessed through Cisco Nexus Dashboard, Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller is a new modern and modular architecture that provides complete automation, extensive visibility, and consistent operations for your data center. With a new GUI you get a comprehensive solution to easily manage the most complex network environments. Much more than just a name change, see the evolution of the Cisco Nexus Fabric Controller in action. In this live demo, technical experts will demonstrate new 12.0 capabilities, including:
Streamlined data center automation and centralized applications with a single pane of glass view with Cisco Nexus Dashboard
Scaled out deployments with a new microservices-based architecture
Cisco Nexus Dashboard fabric discovery capability
Reduced licensing friction with our Smart Licensing Policy
*Beginning with Release 12.0, Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) is now Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller. Read the announcement.