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Ucs director clle-2014

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  1. 1. Local Edition UCS Director Daniel DeBusschere Data Center CSE – SLED Midsouth/Gulf States ddebussc@cisco.com 678-352-3792
  2. 2. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Session Objectives UCS Director Learn how UCS director can simplify and automate your internal cloud(s) and public cloud(s) into a single management portal. Key features include user self- provisioning, OS deployment, bill-back, management of VM's, storage management, servers management, and networking management all from a single interface using multiple hardware, hypervisor, and software platforms.
  3. 3. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Agenda • Introduction • UCS Director Overview • UCS Director Demonstration • Conclusion 3
  4. 4. Local Edition UCS Director Overview 4
  5. 5. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition 77% 23% Maintain • VMs deployed in minutes, remainder of infrastructure stack provisioned manually • Most spend on infrastructure deployment, monitoring, updating, and troubleshooting • Limited time to focus on new services • Unified automation and management shifts IT activities to new, value-add services • Allows IT to better respond to needs of business Source: IDC, 2011
  6. 6. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Cisco UCS Director Turn-Key Solution On-Demand Automated Delivery Policy-Driven Provisioning Secure Cloud Container VMsComputeNetwork Storage UCS Director Domain Managers OS and Virtual Machines Storage Network Compute Tenant B Tenant C Tenant A Virtualized and Bare-Metal Compute and Hypervisor B CA Network and Services VM VM Bare Metal Single Pane of Glass End-to-End Automation and Lifecycle Management
  7. 7. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition UCS Director: Agility and Simplicity for Virtualized and Bare-Metal IT Services Centralized Lifecycle Management of Physical and Virtualization Infrastructure Virtual Infrastructure IT Admins IT OperationsApplication Owners Physical Infrastructure Cisco Nexus Open API for Integration UCS Director Self Service Console OS & VM Deployment Admin Console Policy Manager Dashboard Resource Pools UCS Central
  8. 8. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Challenges: • Manual processes • Complex handoffs between teams and domains • Static resource allocation Result: • Days/weeks/months to deploy IT services • High operational cost • Rigid silos • Infrastructure inefficiency and under utilization Complex IT Processes to Deploy App Resources NetworkAdm Update Trunks Create VLANs Configure SAN Zoning Create UCS Service Profiles Create Network Policies ServerAdmins Configure Servers Bare metal Provisioning Setup Servers Add VLAN to Service Profile Create VLAN Create Storage Resources (LUNs and Volumes) Storage Add vFilers to Group Create vFilers Create IP space UCS Blade Power On Create Storage Policy Map NetApp LUN Add Users and Groups IT Planning Approvals Define Cost Models Business Application Requirements 1 2 3 4 5 6
  9. 9. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Unified Management and Automation Aligns People, Policy, and Configuration With Business Policies Used to Create Service Profile SAN and Storage 2 Nexus 1000v vSwitchVI SME Storage SME Server SME Network SME Server Policy… Storage Policy… Network Policy… Virtualization Policy… Application Profiles… Server Name UUID, MAC, WWN Boot Information LAN, SAN Config Firmware Policy SAN Zoning Create and MAP LUN Provision Physical and VI 3 System is ready for Use 4 Server Name UUID, MAC, WWN Boot Information LAN, SAN Config Firmware Policy Storage Configuration Virtual Infrastructure Configuration Network Configuration Subject Matter Experts Define Policies 1
  10. 10. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition NetworkAdm Update Trunks Create VLANs Configure SAN Zoning Create UCS Service Profiles Create Network Policies ServerAdmins Configure Servers Bare metal Provisioning Setup Servers Add VLAN to Service Profile Create VLAN Create Storage Resources (LUNs and Volumes) Storage Add vFilers to Group Create vFilers Create IP space UCS Blade Power On Create Storage Policy Map NetApp LUN Automated Provisioning: Compute, Network, Storage Data 1. LUN 2. Initiators/ iGroups 1. Zone 2. ZoneSet 1. Service Profile 2. Server Selection 3. Installation of OS 1. VI Configuration 2. 1000v Configuration 3. Storage Virtualization and Bare-Metal VMware Hyper-V Bare Metal FC/VLAN
  11. 11. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition FlexPod, Vblock, VSPEX, and More • Self-service infrastructure provisioning  Bare-metal and virtual • Model-based automation – no scripting • Management across global operations Multiple integrated stacks and data centers • Enforce best practices with consistent policies UCS Director End-to-End Infrastructure Management Network X86 Server Hypervisor Storage
  12. 12. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Delivers IT efficiency to better align with business strategy Quality: End-to-EndAutomation and Policies  Simplicity: Turnkey Solution Ready for Use in Hours Business Agility: Align People, Policies and Infrastructure Multi-Vendor Support: Bare-Meal and Virtual Infrastructure
  13. 13. Local Edition UCS Director Demonstration
  14. 14. © 2014 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.Presentation_ID Cisco Public Local Edition Register for CiscoLive! – San Francisco 15 CiscoLive! – San Francisco May 18 – 22, 2014 www.ciscolive.com/us
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