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The Clarity feature makes it easy to use and understand what is going on with your network in a nice dashboard. It contains valuable features for engineers to C-level executives, who want visibility, performance, statistics, and a platform... more»
Aruba is always finding better, innovative ways to make their products easier and more friendly. It is always being improved, but what I would like to see is “AAS”. Not only Aruba APs with central, but NAC/ClearPass, AirWave, and everything... more»
Senior Network Engineer/Mobility Specialist at CCSI - Contemporary Computer Services, Inc.
What do you think of Cisco Prime LAN Management?
The most valuable feature is the visualizations for RF propogation.
• Improvements to My Organization
We use it for our customers' managed services.
• Room for Improvement
It has "kludgey" code that acts unpredictably on occasion.
• Use of Solution
I've used it for over 10 years now.
• Deployment Issues
Generally, it's easy to deploy.
• Stability Issues
We've had a little issue with the stability.
• Scalability Issues
We've had no issues scaling it for our customers' needs.
• Customer Service and Technical Support
Customer Service: In my experience, Cisco customer service is 8/10. Technical Support: In my experience, Cisco technical support is 9/10.
• Previous Solutions
I have used solutions. Some customers like to have a...