Where your apps go, your network must follow

Real customers weigh in on the industry’s most comprehensive solution for data center and cloud networks.

Rakuten Mobile builds the world’s first cloud-native, software-defined 5G network with Cisco ACI

“We are managing 48 fabrics with just 15 engineers. This would be impossible without the automation and centralized management of Cisco ACI and Cisco Crosswork. It’s a huge time and cost advantage for us.”

- Shinsaku Shimizu, Software-Defined Network Sections Manager, Cloud Platform, Rakuten Mobile

“Our Cisco ACI network is one of the largest data center fabrics in the world. It’s the ‘nerve center’ that provides connectivity between our subscribers and mobile services.”

- Ryota Mibu, Vice Division Manager, Cloud Platform, Rakuten Mobile

Take it from Rakuten

Kaleida Health is Advancing Healthcare Innovation and Saving Millions with Cisco ACI


“Cisco ACI will enable us to nimbly support a broad mix of users, applications, devices, and partners,” says Hull, “and it will also help us with HIPAA compliance, security, backup, and disaster recovery.”

- Thomas Hull, senior Vice President CIO, Kaleida Health

More from Kaleida

Skanska Construction stretches its data center network to the cloud with Cisco Cloud ACI

Leveraging Cisco Cloud ACI, the Skanska IT team is establishing a common policy and operating model that spans data center and public domains

“Deploying a new server for a multi-tier app used to take two weeks, but with Cisco ACI, it only takes a couple hours. Updating the network is much faster and easier too. We’re saving a lot of man hours.”

- Johan Stengård, Solution Architect for IT Networks, Skanska Construction

Skanska’s story

With Cisco ACI you can...

1. Optimize your network

2. Protect your business

3. Streamline hybrid cloud

A flexible, highly available network allowing agile application deployment

Operational simplicity, with common policy, management

Full automation, visibility, open APIs with real-time network health monitoring

Business continuity and disaster recovery

Network and security policy configuration and orchestration

Inherent security with zero-trust enforcement, microsegmentation, and analytics

Deploy applications across multiple clouds with consistent operations, visibility, and control

Common policy abstraction, governance, and compliance across cloud environments

Consistent security posture and operational simplicity

Cisco ACI enables businesses to innovate faster and minimize downtime by radically simplifying, optimizing, and accelerating infrastructure deployment through consistent security and automation