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Intersight
VMware vRealize Automation, vRA, VMware DynamicOps Cloud Suite
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Overview

Cisco Intersight is Cisco’s systems management platform that delivers intuitive computing through cloud-powered intelligence. This platform offers a more intelligent level of management that enables IT organizations to analyze, simplify, and automate their environments in ways that were not possible with prior generations of tools. This capability empowers organizations to achieve significant savings in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and to deliver applications faster, so they can support new business initiates. The advantages of the model-based management of the Cisco UCS platform plus Cisco Intersight are extended to Cisco UCS servers and Cisco HyperFlex and Cisco HyperFlex Edge systems. Cisco HyperFlex Edge is optimized for remote sites, branch offices, and edge environments.

VMware vRealize Automation automates the delivery of personalized infrastructure, applications and custom IT services.

This cloud automation software lets you deploy across a multi-vendor hybrid cloud infrastructure, giving you both flexibility and investment protection for current and future technology choices.

Agility Through Automation

Automate the end-to-end delivery and management of infrastructure, and accelerate application deployment and releases.

Choice Through Flexibility

Provision and manage multivendor, multicloud infrastructure and applications by leveraging existing infrastructure, tools and processes.

Personalization Through Governance Policies

Ensure that users receive the right size resource or application at the appropriate service level for the jobs they need to perform.

Efficiency Through Cost Containment

Provide consistent, automated delivery and management of IT services and reduce time-consuming, manual processes. Reclaim inactive resources for reuse with automated reclamation, providing cost savings.

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Sample Customers
EXMAR, RapidScale
Rent-a-Center, Amway, Vistra Energy, Liberty Mutual
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider59%
Computer Software Company15%
Manufacturing Company3%
Educational Organization2%
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Financial Services Firm21%
Healthcare Company14%
Comms Service Provider12%
Government9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider21%
Government5%
Financial Services Firm5%
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Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise77%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business21%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise65%
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Cisco Intersight is ranked 25th in Cloud Management while VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is ranked 3rd in Cloud Management with 5 reviews. Cisco Intersight is rated 0.0, while VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) writes "Automated deployment for developers, saving time on their release cycles". Cisco Intersight is most compared with Cisco UCS Manager, Cisco UCS Director, HPE OneView, Cisco CloudCenter and Dell Enstratius, whereas VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is most compared with VMware vRealize Operations (vROps), vCloud Director, Ansible, SaltStack and CloudHealth.

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