Cisco CloudCenter Competitors and Alternatives

Find out what your peers are saying about NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP vs. Turbonomic and other solutions. Updated: November 2019.
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Chris Ray
Real User
Supervisor of Network Engineering at a hospitality company with 501-1,000 employees
Sep 16 2018

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are the Blueprints and Workflows, to be able to hand the self-service portal out; to get out of the way and let the developers spin up their workloads as they need them. It… more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has improved our time to deliver on systems, for development workloads. As we do that with our larger development platforms, they don't have to wait on us, as infrastructure, to spin those up. They… more»

What needs improvement?

I'd like to see the streamlining of more wizards, more tasks that are canned. And it would also be good to see some more features around building the Blueprints, just to make it a little easier.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We knew we needed to do something different. One of the big complaints from development had always been that they were waiting on us. We talked with our local VMware team about this and started down… more»

What other advice do I have?

If you're heavily invested in VMware already, go this way. It's going to be a lot better in the long run. I rate it a nine out of 10. To get to a 10, I would like to see those improvements around the… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We looked at Cisco CloudCenter. We looked at it at the same time but we knew that 95 percent of our infrastructure runs VMware today, so we wanted to go with the same kind of ecosystem.
Real User
BS Systems Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Jul 12 2019

What is most valuable?

It's a flexible enough tool to submit the changes that you want. It gives you the ability to cancel any loop. You can connect new orchestrations together. It offers enough support so that you don't… more»

How has it helped my organization?

Some time ago we planned to extend our network, by adding another new orchestration and adding new functions and services. This product supported this new traffic.

What needs improvement?

The solution is just too expensive, so maybe the pricing could be better.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We have many vendors, like Cisco and Juniper. There are a variety of products that we are using. When we decided to choose a certain product, we compared between the different vendors and chose a… more»

What other advice do I have?

I strongly recommend the solution to people. I think the interface is very simple and would be familiar to people in the IT community. I would rate this solution at nine out of ten.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We also compared Juniper before choosing this product.
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