New to the VMware Solutions Exchange today, the Blue Medora VMware vRealize Operations Management Pack for Cisco Networking allows you to monitor your entire Cisco Networking environment within vRealize Operations.
Your Cisco network is a critical component in your infrastructure, connecting your apps, databases, servers and storage so they can work together. With the Blue Medora VMware vRealize Operations Management Pack for Cisco Networking, gain essential insight into the performance of switches, ports and workloads, along with the virtual layer it’s running on. Once installed, you can pinpoint network issues and risks before they impact the performance of your infrastructure and applications.
Figure 1: Capacity monitoring for your Cisco Network
The Cisco Networking Management Pack integrates with key vROps features like badges, capacity definitions, dashboards, relationships, metrics and alerts. Badges and capacity definitions monitor the health, risk and efficiency of your Cisco network components, and the alerts (with recommendations) help you resolve problems quickly. The included dashboards and reports make it easy to view your network information exactly how you want to see it.
With a series of out-of-the-box dashboards and reports, you gain essential visibility into the health, performance and availability of your Cisco Networking workloads, switches and ports. Dashboards include:
Figure 2: The Cisco Networking Environment Dashboard.
The Management Pack for Cisco Networking collects and displays more than 150 metrics for Cisco Networking workloads, switches and ports, including key metrics like:
Alerts from key metrics and events are also included for Cisco Networking workloads, switches and ports. These alerts are displayed in vRealize Operations and include detailed recommendations so you can remedy the issue at hand. Key alerts include:
Figure 3: A sample alert with recommendations to resolve.
To learn more about the Cisco Networking Management Pack or to download a free trial, please visit theTrue Visibility Suite for VMware vRealize Operations page on Blue Medora’s website.[ultimatesocial_false share_text=”Share” networks=”facebook,twitter,linkedin”]