The Cisco Prime portfolio of enterprise and service provider management offerings supports integrated lifecycle management of Cisco architectures and technologies based on a business-centric framework. Built on an intuitive workflow-oriented user experience, Cisco Prime products dramatically increase IT productivity, network scalability, and control of the network infrastructure and endpoints. Cisco Prime is the management platform for management the experience lifecycle. Cisco prime manages network services from design to fulfillment, assure and analyze. Cisco Prime is a modular suite of applications that allows customers to adopt the capabilities they need to solve business problems today while having the flexibility to adopt new solutions as their business requirements evolve. Cisco Prime provides A-to-Z (end-to-end) management for next generation packet and transport networks. This makes it possible to manage optical and IP networks across functions to drive efficiencies. Customers that want to maintain the separation of functions can still leverage the shared network service context to ensure that each group understands their role.Cisco Prime is designed to lower the total cost of ownership for customers, starting with the driving down the cost of implementation and continuing with reduced cost of management.
Next Generation Network Management for Service Providers
Cisco Knowledge NetworkNext Generation Network ManagementFor Service ProvidersKenneth CHANGlobal Service Providers,AsiapacDecember 13, 2011 Cisco Confidential 1
Business Agility New Customer Customer Retention Acquisition & LoyaltyTime to Market New Revenue SourcesNew Services Service Availability Time to Value & Quality Investments Total Cost of Ownership Cisco Confidential 2
Business Agility Architectural Agility Rate of Business Change Rate Of Technology ChangeDriving Architectural Change Driving Business Change Delivering Services On Time Expected Cost & Quality Total Cost of Ownership Cisco Confidential 3
Business Agility Architectural Agility Operational Agility Reliance On Highly Functional Groups Skilled Resources Lack Common UnderstandingFor Operational Tasks Network Services Bandwidth Requirements Driving Up CAPEX & OPEX Total Cost of Ownership Cisco Confidential 4
Cable/Content Providers Telco/Wireline• Location-based services • Transport & IP Convergence• N-point Video • Broadband Network GatewayWireless/Mobility ISP/Managed Services• Turbo Boost • Business applications• Location-based services/ • Collaboration advertising • Conference• Work/Play Plans • Video• Roaming Controls Cisco Confidential 5