Cisco 9500 overview
C9500-48Y4C-A is a Cisco 9500 Series high performance 48-port 25G switch, NW Adv. License.
The Cisco Catalyst 9500 Series Switches are the next generation of enterprise-class core and aggregation layer switches, supporting full programmability and serviceability.
Based on an x86 CPU, the Catalyst 9500 Series is Cisco’s lead purpose-built fixed core and aggregation enterprise switching platform, built for security, IoT, and cloud.
The Catalyst 9500 Series is the industry’s first purpose-built 40 Gigabit Ethernet line of switches targeted for the enterprise campus.
The foundation of Cisco 9500 Software-Defined Access
Advanced persistent security threats.
The exponential growth of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Mobility everywhere. Cloud adoption.
All of these require a network fabric that integrates advanced hardware and software innovations to automate, secure, and simplify customer networks.
The goal of this network fabric is to enable customer revenue growth by accelerating the rollout of business services.
The C9500 Digital Network Architecture (Cisco DNA) with Software-Defined Access (SD-Access) is the network fabric that powers business.
It is an open and extensible, software-driven architecture that accelerates and simplifies your enterprise network operations.
The programmable architecture frees your IT staff from time-consuming, repetitive network configuration tasks so they can focus instead on innovation that positively transforms your business.
SD-Access enables policy-based automation from edge to cloud with foundational capabilities.
Cisco 9500 include :
- Simplified device deployment
- Unified management of wired and wireless networks
- Network virtualization and segmentation
- Group-based policies
- Context-based analytics
The Cisco 9500 Series switches form the foundational building block for Software-Defined Access? Cisco’s leading enterprise architecture.
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