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  1. 1. Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 Lewis Hickman (lhickman@cisco.com) Federal CSE – NMS specialist
  2. 2. Cisco Confidential 2© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Prime Infrastructure - Overview Realizing the Vision of One Management Convergence Consolidation Cisco Advantage Lifecycle Converged management with integrated best practices UCS Server Assurance Bridging Network and Compute Assurance End-to-end application experience and visibility
  3. 3. Cisco Confidential 7C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. OpsCenter Distributed • Supports up to 10 Prime Infrastructure instances • Addresses geographic distribution, scalability, resiliency and visibility • Single pane of glass monitoring with click-through management Centralized • Central view of assets, alarms and clients • Single sign-on • Dashlets aggregated from PI instances • Central Virtual Domain Management – can add/delete domains from OpCenter Scalable • Consolidated view of network health • Consolidated view of health of each PI instance • Reports scheduling from one interface Operations Center Centralized Visualization of Multiple PI Instances
  4. 4. Cisco Confidential 9C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Prime Infrastructure 2.2 License Model Overview Base License Prime Infrastructure Management Node (physical or virtual appliance) Assurance Management Licenses (per device) One and only one base license required for each management node (physical or virtual appliance) Available in incremental bundle sizes of 25,50, 100, 500, 1K, 2.5K, 5K, 10K, and 15K Devices Available in incremental bundle sizes of 25,50, 100, 500, 1K, 2.5K, 5K, 10K, and 15K Devices License Dependency Automated Deployment Gateway (per Gateway instance) UCS Server Management (per chassis/blade) Available in incremental bundle sizes of 1 (UCS server does not consume a LF license, but LF is required) HA License PI Operations Center (per PI Instance ) Licensed per managed PI instance or PI HA pair Lifecycle Management Licenses (per device)
  5. 5. Cisco Confidential 10C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 Technical Overview
  6. 6. Cisco Confidential 12C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Modern User Interface • Tablet friendly • Metrics widgets • Same Menu Structure as 2.2 • Correlated Charts • Dashboard Export • Dashboard Tagging for favorites
  7. 7. Cisco Confidential 13C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Network Discovery Methods to discover existing Wired/Wireless Network Network Discovery :  L2 Protocols – CDP, LLDP  Ping Sweep  Other Advanced Protocols  Bulk Import  Manually add devices Use Credentials Profiles to assist with credentials management Bulk Import devices using CSV
  8. 8. Cisco Confidential 15C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Inventory Information View Details for the Network Devices Device and Image Details
  9. 9. Cisco Confidential 16C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Site Configuration Location Groups to mimic the physical topology of your network  Location Groups help to create multi-level hierarchy for the device groups  A single device can now belong to multiple groups  Apart from the site based grouping, users can also create their own groups based on different criteria  Create new site and assign the devices to this site  AP’s can now be assigned to the site groups Examples of User defined groups :  Groups based on the device role – Access, Core & Distribution  Groups based on Priority of network devices – Pi, P2, P3 etc Grouping based on Locations
  10. 10. Cisco Confidential 17C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 1 Filters Zoom Settings Interferers Active Rogue AP’s Clients tracked via MSE Yellow – AP’s with non-critical alarm Site Maps Configuration Heat Maps to visualize the RF environment Neighbor AP information and the RSSI value
  11. 11. Cisco Confidential 18C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Network Topology Monitor the status/services of the Sites in your network Visualize • L2 Topology of the network • Alarms for the Devices • Device 360 View • Links status between the devices • Link 360 View
  12. 12. Cisco Confidential 19C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Topology Critical Links View View the Critical Link Status, Type, Alarms on either ends of the link etc based on the location
  13. 13. Cisco Confidential 20© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Configuration Mgmt
  14. 14. Cisco Confidential 21C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Configuration Archive Network Devices Archive and Versioning of Configuration  Fetch & store all the configurations on network devices  Store multiple versions of configurations.  Job based for periodic archival  Detect changes done outside the PI server and archive the change Compare Configuration  View configurations  Compare configurations between versions of same or different devices  Reporting configuration mismatches Rollback Configuration Rollback  Update the configuration on a device in the network  Ability to specify which configurations to download.  Ability to specify options like reboot, write mem etc  Job based Configuration diff from the pervious version
  15. 15. Cisco Confidential 22C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Configuring Network Devices Templates for Routers, Switches and WLCs using Best Practices Types of Templates :  Model Based Templates for AVC, Security, WAAS etc  CLI OOTB Templates  User Defined CLI Templates  Composite Templates to group multiple individual templates together User Defined Templates :  Has CLI converted to set of parameters whose values are provided during deploy time  Use Apache’s Velocity Template Language (VTL) Data Types that can be used for Scripting
  16. 16. Cisco Confidential 23© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.  Works on most common Cisco platforms** IOS, IOS-XE, IOS-XR, NX-OS, StarOS  Flexible Rules engine including Input Parameters, Complex Logic, Condition Checking  Customizable Policy including Violation Message, Severity & Fix CLI  Ability to schedule recurring jobs  Includes EoX / PSIRT reports Industry Class Configuration Baseline Compliance* Compliance Policy Rule *requires Pro OVA or Gen2 hardware appliance **AireOS not currently supported
  17. 17. Cisco Confidential 24C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Software Image Management Ability to Bulk upgrade Images Import Analyze Distribute Can distribute to one or many devices at the same time
  18. 18. Cisco Confidential 27C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Hub with PfRv3 Master Controller & Border Routers Spoke with Single Router and Dual Routers IWAN Configuration Workflow
  19. 19. Cisco Confidential 28© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. PfRv3 Monitoring in Prime Infra 3.0 • Quick view to identify nodes with issues • Sliding timeline to zoom to a specific period • Detailed view of the site health • Show PfR events that were resolve and unsolved
  20. 20. Cisco Confidential 29© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Reports
  21. 21. Cisco Confidential 30© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Reports Quick Help on the contents of this report Create a new report Reports Categories for easy access
  22. 22. Cisco Confidential 31© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. PSIRT/EOX Reports
  23. 23. Cisco Confidential 32© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Device Reports Inventory reports - Detailed Hardware Report Customizations
  24. 24. Cisco Confidential 34© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Composite Reports Ability to combine multiple reports into a single report
  25. 25. Cisco Confidential 35© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Monitoring/Dashboards
  26. 26. Cisco Confidential 36© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. SPAN ESPAN WAAS Prime Infrastructure provides central discovery, reporting of data (ART/TA/RTP), packet capture, WAN Optimization metrics, image mgmt across multiple NAMs in an enterprise PA Prime Infrastructure Cisco Prime NAM for Nexus 1110 NAM 2300 Series Appliance Cisco Prime Virtual NAM (vNAM) Cat65xx/C76xx (NAM1, NAM2) BladesCat65xx NAM Blade (NAM3) Cisco Prime NAM for ISR G2 SRE Nexus 7K Series NAM Blade (NAM- NX1) DISCOVER MANAGE CONFIGURE DATA-SOURCE
  27. 27. Cisco Confidential 37© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 37 Top N CPU & Memory Devices Network Devices Summary Network Wide Alarm Types Network Metrics Dashboards Monitoring – Overall Network Health
  28. 28. Cisco Confidential 38© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Site Monitoring Do I need to allocate more AP’s to this site based on their utilization ? Quick look into the devices that need maintenance Do I need more bandwidth on my WAN Interfaces based on their Utilization?
  29. 29. Cisco Confidential 39© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Site Monitoring…...Continued Users with Application Performance Issues Users utilizing most amount of bandwidthTop Application traffic
  30. 30. Cisco Confidential 40© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Device Monitoring Device 360 View – Device Troubleshooting (Wired and Wireless) Quick Launch point for Smart Interactions Can quickly do a ping and traceroute to this device On click shows the following  OS version and status  License used/Capacity  Number of Active Aps  Number of Active Clients  CPU and Mem utilization Provides snapshot of wired/wireless interfaces, alarms, neighbors and WLAN Launch the 360 view from any dashboard
  31. 31. Cisco Confidential 41© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 41 Device 360 View
  32. 32. Cisco Confidential 42© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Device Monitoring - Smart Interactions Allows to open ticket (Service Requests) • Less time needed to resolve problems • Communicate with other Cisco experts  Integrated Cisco service request management: Automates the service request process  Create support cases with Cisco-TAC and partners  Case status look-up  Automatic attachment of problem context to the support cases
  33. 33. Cisco Confidential 43© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Interface Monitoring Ability to “look” into the QOS Classes
  34. 34. Cisco Confidential 44© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Client Monitoring & Troubleshooting Single pane of glass to view wired and wireless clients All the “Associated” wired and wireless clients
  35. 35. Cisco Confidential 45© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Easy Navigation to next steps Client connection status visualization Basic Client Information Ability to Refresh the client info from the WLC Client Troubleshooting Enhanced
  36. 36. Cisco Confidential 48© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 48 ISE Server Info and Authorization Profile Quick checks to see if the client is successfully authenticated and connected to the network Ability to fetch the Authentication records from ISE in case of an authentication failure ISE Policies for the Client
  37. 37. Cisco Confidential 49© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. User 360 View  Concise End-User information about devices from anywhere within the product  360 views available for wired and wireless Users  On click shows the following  OS version and status  License used/Capacity  Number of Active Aps  Number of Active Clients  CPU and Memory utilization  Provides snapshot of device(s), alarms, and application used per device per user
  38. 38. Cisco Confidential 50© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Application Performance Dashboard Business Critical Applications Performance Application/Server Delay Client & Network Delay Analysis Experien ce
  39. 39. Cisco Confidential 51© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Syslogs Create Alarms
  40. 40. Cisco Confidential 57C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 Upgrade and System Sizing
  41. 41. Cisco Confidential 58C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Upgrade to 3.0  Inline upgrade is supported for PI 2.2 only.  All other versions (PI v1.x/2.x) must upgrade to PI v2.2 before upgrading to 3.0.  Gen2 (UCS) hardware appliance is fully supported.  Gen1 appliance will be supported with MR2.  LMS is not bundled with Prime Infrastructure 3.0. Access to LMS will be available through PI v2.x. Prime Infrastructure 2.2 In-line upgrade to PI v3.0
  42. 42. Cisco Confidential 60© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Generation 1 PRIME-NCS-APL-K9 2.4 GHz, Intel E5620 Generation 2 PI-UCS-APL-K9 UCSC-C220-M4S 2.30 GHz E5-2650 v3/105 W 10C/25 MB Cache/DDR4 2133 MHz CPU MEM HDD 1 RU, dual power supply, hot-swappable HDD EoS/EoL May 2015 PI 2.2 or lower Support for 3.0 is planned with MR2 1 RU, dual power supply, hot-swappable HDD Supports PI 2.2 or later Comes with pre-installed 3.0 ISO Image 8 cores 16 GB 4 x 300 GB RAID 5 ISO Image Available Today 10 cores 64 GB 4 x 900 GB RAID 10RAID ISO Image Available Today Gen1 Appliance Scale Gen 2Appliance Scale 5000 Max unified Aps 20,000 3000 Max autonomous APs 3000 500 Max WLAN controllers 1000 6000 Max wired (switches, routers) 13,000 10 Max MSE 25 500 NAMs 1000 15,000 Max number of devices (Combination of wired, wireless) 20,000 Server Requirements UCS Based Physical Appliance (Gen 2)
  43. 43. Cisco Confidential 61© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. • Cisco UCS can be used as a virtual infrastructure deployment. i.e ESXi running on UCS should be okay if the VM requirements are met. • Supported ESXi Versions are 5.0, 5.1 or 5.5 Virtual Appliance Size Virtual CPU Memory (DRAM) HDD Size Throughput (Disk I/O) Express 4 12 GB 300 GB 200 MBps Express Plus 8 16 GB 600 GB 200 MBps Standard 16 16 GB 900 GB 200 MBps Pro 16 24 GB 1200 GB 320 MBps Mapping of PI 1.x to 2.x OVA/Bundle/SKU (In) PI 1.x (Maps to) PI 2.x & 3.x Small Express Medium Express Plus Large Standard Extra Large Pro Server Requirements Virtual Instance
  44. 44. Cisco Confidential 62© 2013-2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Prime Infrastructure 3.0 Bundle Sizing Matrix (Same as 2.2)
  45. 45. Cisco Confidential 64C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Prime Infrastructure Resources
  46. 46. Cisco Confidential 65C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Americas Edition APJC Edition EMEAR Edition Every Week* Prime Demo Series Topic Same Time Same Place Every Monday Cisco Prime IP Express 11 a.m. Pacific (San Jose time) (90 mins) bit.ly/PrimeDemo No registration required Every Tuesday Cisco Prime™ Collaboration Every Wednesday Cisco® Prime NAM and NGA Every Thursday Cisco Prime Infrastructure Every Week* Prime Demo Series Topic Same Time Same Place Every Thursday Cisco Prime Infrastructure 12 p.m. Singapore time (90 mins) bit.ly/PrimeDemo_APJC No registration required Every Week* Prime Demo Series Topic Same Time Same Place Every Tuesday Cisco Prime Collaboration 10:30 a.m. CET (Paris, Berlin) (90 mins) bit.ly/PrimeDemo-EMEAR No registration requiredEvery Thursday Cisco Prime Infrastructure CiscoPrimeDemoSeries OpentoCustomers,PartnersandCiscoPeople Evaluations | VoDs | Product Info | Etc. www.cisco.com/go/prime-demo * Exceptions: No sessions on major public holidays for a given region or during the Cisco shutdown
  47. 47. Cisco Confidential 66C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Learning Resources Fee-Based and Free Resources Are Available Instructor-led training (fee)  Three days of training available from learning partner www.cisco.com/go/primeinfrastructure and select Get Training Electronic-led training (free)  More than three hours of training available on Cisco.com www.cisco.com/go/primeinfrastructure and select Get Training Cisco Prime™ Demo Series (free)  Weekly 90-minute customer facing webinars http://www.cisco.com/go/prime-demo
  48. 48. Cisco© 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 67 Prime Advanced Service Portfolio Enterprise Networks Prime Infrastructure -- Lifecycle Prime Infrastructure -- Assurance Prime LMS Deployment 2 Week Engagement 2 Week Engagement • Develop application monitoring design • Examples: Netflow, NBAR, NAM, Performance Agent • Tuning of the alarms and thresholds for applications 2 Week Engagement • Knowledge transfer (shadowing of deployment) • Customized User Groups (Limited to 7) • Basic segmentation (Site, Device Group and Virtual Domains--Limited to 15 ea) • Coordinate pre-discovery and device requirements • Discovery of the network infrastructure (supported devices only) • Troubleshooting discovery issues • Tuning of the alarms and thresholds • Knowledge transfer (shadowing of deployment) • Customized User Groups (Limited to 7) • Basic segmentation (Site, Device Group and Virtual Domains--Limited to 15 ea) • Coordinate pre-discovery and device requirements • Discovery of the network infrastructure (supported devices only) • Troubleshooting discovery issues • Tuning of the alarms and thresholds
  49. 49. Cisco Confidential 68C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 3.0 Videos on Cisco Community Video Title Duration (mins) Link Prime Infrastructure 3.0 UI Introduction 9:54 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13946 Configuration Compliance (Short) with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 7:28 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13941 Client Troubleshooting with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 12:02 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13940 PnP with APIC-EM using Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 8:38 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13949 QoS Configuration & Monitoring with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 14:52 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13950 PfR Monitoring with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 5:56 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13943 Operations Center with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 12:08 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13945 Nexus 9K Management with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 8:06 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13947 Datacenter Monitoring with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 24:06 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13948 Configuration Compliance (Detailed) with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 22:47 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13944 IWAN Management with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.0 45:02 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13942 Application Troubleshooting using Cisco Prime Infrastructure and Cisco Network Analysis Module (NAM) 30:48 https://communities.cisco.com/videos/13938
  50. 50. Cisco Confidential 69C97-732036-00 © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Resources on Cisco.com Cisco Prime™ Cisco® Prime Infrastructure Cisco Prime Partner Community Free Trial and NFR Software Downloads www.cisco.com/go/prime www.cisco.com/go/primeinfrastructure https://communities.cisco.com/community/partner/cisco-prime www.cisco.com/go/nmsevals Cisco Prime™ Demo Series http://www.cisco.com/go/prime-demo
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