Compare Cisco ACI vs. Nuage Networks

Cisco ACI is ranked 2nd in Network Virtualization with 64 reviews while Nuage Networks is ranked 6th in SD-WAN with 1 review. Cisco ACI is rated 8.0, while Nuage Networks is rated 10.0. The top reviewer of Cisco ACI writes "Provides integration with VMM domains and their L4 and L7 devices, like device packages for F5, Palo Alto, and ASA". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Nuage Networks writes "Single platform for both SDDC and SD-WAN". Cisco ACI is most compared with VMware NSX, Cisco DNA Virtualization and Cisco APIC-EM, whereas Nuage Networks is most compared with VMware NSX, Cisco ACI and Juniper Contrail Networking.
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Once you sign for the start kit implementation, you have to go all the way through to the implementation, even if you are experiences issues.If you compare the licensing and total cost of ACI, it's cheaper than NSX because of the licensing fees. If you are going for full NSX features it will be too expensive, especially the next-generation firewalling feature.We don't use all of the features but it's still worth the money.It's expensive but the product is very good. I have never found another partner like Cisco with a solution like this and with great support.A big company can automate it themselves or spend a lot of money and buy it.We have saved time on the provisioning and configuration.We used Cisco Professional Services for the deployment. They were outstanding, but very expensive.Price is always an issue.

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2nd
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11,996
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7,768
Reviews
63
Average Words per Review
504
Avg. Rating
8.0
6th
out of 24 in SD-WAN
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3,497
Comparisons
2,344
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
432
Avg. Rating
10.0
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Overview
Cisco Application-Centric Infrastructure (ACI) reduces TCO, automates IT tasks, and accelerates data center application deployments. It accomplishes this using a business-relevant Software Defined Networking (SDN) policy model across networks, servers, storage, security, and services.

Nuage Networks Virtualized Network Services (VNS) automate branch site connectivity and gives you deployment options for cloud integration and branch VPN services. Nuage Networks VNS offers a fresh approach to the enterprise WAN. It seamlessly links all your locations - regardless of size or geography - while reducing your need for customized networking. Nuage Networks VNS is based on an overlay model that can use any IP network to provide connectivity between sites. It gives maximum flexibility and enables to choose from multiple access or last-mile technologies, including copper, fiber and mobile broadband.

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Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Comms Service Provider20%
Financial Services Firm19%
Government10%
Healthcare Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company31%
Comms Service Provider26%
Media Company7%
Government6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider37%
Software R&D Company27%
Manufacturing Company8%
Integrator7%
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco ACI vs. VMware NSX and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
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