cisco aci nexus

Short overview about Cisco Aci Nexus and what's good to know about.

Cisco ACI is a software-defined networking (SDN) solution for data center networks that offers centralized application policy management and optimized network performance. ACI is designed to simplify and accelerate data center deployments by automating many of the tasks associated with configuring and managing network infrastructure.

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Cisco Nexus is a family of data center network switches designed for high-density 10, 40, and 100 Gigabit Ethernet environments. Nexus switches offer features such as fine-grained quality of service (QoS), virtual extensible LAN (VXLAN), and stateful firewall filtering.

The Cisco ACI Nexus Integration Module (NIM) is a hardware module that enables Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches to work with the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). The NIM provides a single point of integration and management for ACI and Nexus 9000 Series Switches, and offers a comprehensive feature set that includes:

  • Support for multiple ACI fabrics and Nexus 9000 Series Switches in a single module
  • Automatic configuration of ACI policies on Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Enhanced visibility and control of ACI and Nexus 9000 Series Switches with a single management interface
  • Comprehensive troubleshooting and diagnostics capabilities

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