NetBrain integrates with Cisco ACI

NetBrain Technologies, provider of the industry´s network automation platform for more than 2,000 enterprises worldwide, has announced a solution that extends NetBrain´s dynamic network mapping and automation capabilities to Cisco´s Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACITM), the company said.

The solution provides enterprise infrastructure teams seamless visibility across ACI and traditional environments as well as enhancing troubleshooting, security, and change management workflows within and across these hybrid environments.

According to IDC, the worldwide SDN market will have a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 53.9% from 2014 to 2020 and will be worth nearly USD 12.5 billion in 20201. This drive towards SDN aligns with evolving business needs where applications are core to any enterprise IT strategy and require delivering applications at scale in a rapidly changing, distributed environment.

Cisco ACI is a policy-based model that integrates physical and virtual environments to achieve consistent control and visibility for accelerated application delivery. By integrating with ACI, NetBrain provides network teams with a set of powerful visualization and automation capabilities to enhance troubleshooting and the operation of hybrid network environments as enterprises move toward an application-centric infrastructure.

Founded in 2004, NetBrain is the market provider of network automation. Its technology platform provides end-to-end visibility across hybrid environments and automation for IT workflows. NetBrain is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts, with offices in Sacramento, California; Munich, Germany; and Beijing, China. To learn more about NetBrain, visit