• ACI Anywhere: Networking for a Multi-Cloud World


Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), the industry-leading software-defined networking (SDN) solution, offers a unique blend of mapping hardware and software capabilities through a unified applicationbased policy model. Cisco ACI increases business agility and lowers TCO by automating IT tasks, enhancing security, and increasing operational efficiency for any cloud, any application, any platform anywhere.

Customer values/problems solved

  • Single policy & seamless connectivity across any data center & public cloud
  • Public cloud extensions to AWS and Azure
  • Full network and security automation
  • Scale within and across data centers and geographies
  • Seamless integration of underlay and overlay networks optimizes management overhead
  • Open APIs enable an integrated ecosystem


  • Application Centric Infrastructure
  • Software Defined Network
  • Cisco Nexus 9K
  • Cloud ACI
  • ACI Virtual Edge
  • ACI-CNI, Kubernetes