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Pros
"The network security of BMC TrueSight Network Automation has been the best feature.""This product has helped us because we can now do many tasks at once. Rather than copy one file to one device, we can do an entire group at one time."

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"People like to use the dashboards to get an overview of their network.""It is simple to manage and it is all done from a single dashboard.""The monitoring features are very useful for network engineers.""I think that their LAN automation is a very good feature.""The solution has the capability to scale."

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"I believe there could be new features in terms of the latest technology.""The product should be expanded to include more hardware, beyond Cisco and Juniper devices."

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"There is a limitation with the number of VRFs that you can have in your network, and this has caused us problems with some customers.""The network, data center, and SD-WAN are all being treated as different services, but I would like to have only one solution to manage all of them.""DNA Center has been on the market for a few years and they need to update it.""The task failure reporting or provisioning failure reporting could be a little bit better in the UI, with more information given to the user.""The solution can be quite pricey."

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"Our licensing agreement is for three years.""I do know that Cisco does offer some really good promotions for DNA Center to bring the costs down."

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10th
out of 20 in Network Automation
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Rating
8.5
3rd
out of 20 in Network Automation
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8.0
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Also Known As
BMC TrueSight Automation for Networks, TrueSight Automation for Networks, TrueSight Network Automation, BladeLogic Network Automation
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Overview

Network automation and management software reduces network outages and downtime by automating configuration, change and compliance processes. Organizations depend on high performance across their network to keep the business running at peak efficiency but new security threats make it hard for network administrators to keep pace with the demands for new services and safeguard the health of the network.

DNA Center is the network management and command center for Cisco DNA, your intent-based network for the enterprise.

Provision and configure all your network devices in minutes. Use advanced analytics to proactively monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize your network. Integrate with third-party systems for improved operational processes.

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Computer Software Company45%
Comms Service Provider15%
Government9%
Financial Services Firm5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider35%
Computer Software Company17%
Government10%
Manufacturing Company5%
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Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise71%
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Find out what your peers are saying about BMC TrueSight Network Automation vs. Cisco DNA Center and other solutions. Updated: September 2021.
534,226 professionals have used our research since 2012.

BMC TrueSight Network Automation is ranked 10th in Network Automation with 2 reviews while Cisco DNA Center is ranked 3rd in Network Automation with 5 reviews. BMC TrueSight Network Automation is rated 8.6, while Cisco DNA Center is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of BMC TrueSight Network Automation writes "Stable, saves us time when updating multiple devices, and it scales well". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco DNA Center writes "Robust, zero-day configuration with wireless assurance and telemetry, with outstanding support". BMC TrueSight Network Automation is most compared with Micro Focus Network Automation, Ansible, SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager, IBM Tivoli NetCool and Fortinet FortiManager, whereas Cisco DNA Center is most compared with Cisco Prime, SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager, Junos Space Network Director, VMware NSX and Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Director. See our BMC TrueSight Network Automation vs. Cisco DNA Center report.

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