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Top Answer: The hardware Cisco provides is excellent. It's a well-made product.
Top Answer: We tried here to use it as a bigger monitoring tool. However, the problem is that a lot of new products from Cisco are not supported by Prime anymore. The solution is not easy to configure. It's not… more »
Top Answer: We primarily use the solution for wireless and to do backups on switches and routers. In addition, we're using it for the deployment of our new software versions.
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Overview

Cisco Prime products deliver next-generation management by supporting an intuitive workflow-oriented user experience and integrated lifecycle operations across Cisco architectures, technologies, and networks.

Accelerate IT transformation by enabling a more agile and simplified central management across both virtual and physical network infrastructures.

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Find out what your peers are saying about Broadcom, Fortinet, Cisco and others in Network Management Applications. Updated: September 2021.
535,015 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Cisco Prime is ranked 4th in Network Management Applications with 5 reviews while Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Director is ranked 19th in Network Management Applications. Cisco Prime is rated 7.2, while Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Director is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cisco Prime writes "Good management capability and wireless heatmap, but NetFlow needs to be improved". On the other hand, Cisco Prime is most compared with Cisco DNA Center, SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager, Huawei eSight and HPE Intelligent Management Center, whereas Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Director is most compared with Cisco DNA Center.

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