Cisco Nexus Review

Low latency, good performance, and very stable


What is our primary use case?

We are using it for the data center. We have its latest version.

What is most valuable?

Its low latency is most valuable. Its performance is good, and it is also very stable.

What needs improvement?

The operating system needs to be improved. There should be stability in the operating system, and it should not have as many vulnerabilities.

It is very expensive. Its price could be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is very stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is a really good scalable product. Currently, we have about 50 users. We don't have any plans to increase its usage.

How are customer service and technical support?

I don't have experience with the technical support of Cisco.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We didn't use any other solution previously.

How was the initial setup?

Its installation is straightforward. It only takes 15 minutes.

What about the implementation team?

We do it ourselves. We have about four admins for deployment and maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It is very expensive. Its licensing is on a yearly basis.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We didn't evaluate other options.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to others. Cisco is a good vendor to work with.

I would rate Cisco Nexus an eight out of ten.

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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