Cisco touts Application Centric Infrastructure success
NASDAQ: CSCO) says that a range of service providers around the world have chosen to deploy the company’s Application Centric Infrastructure ( @Cisco ACI). The software-defined networking (SDN) platform helps enable the delivery of cloud services in an automated, policy-based manner, the company says. Cisco ACI also offers improves scalability and security while providing centralized multi-site management capabilities, the company adds. Customers who have deployed the SDN platform include: NTT Communications (United States) T-Systems (Germany) Hosters (Denmark), a certified Microsoft Azure Managed Service Provider scanplus GmbH (Germany), a managed cloud services provider Tieto Oyj (Finland), a Nordic software and services company that has deployed Cisco ACI as a Layer 2 fabric in six data centers in three countries Ritter (United States), which provides residential and business services to more than 45,000 customers in rural Arkansas and Tennessee. For related articles, visit the SDN/NFV Topic Center. For more information on high-speed transmission systems and suppliers, visit the Lightwave Buyer’s Guide.