Automated Asset Intelligence and Network Planning Insights
With this Robotic Data Automation Fabric (RDAF) Network Automation Solution Pack, you can automate tasks related to establishing asset intelligence, capacity utilization, lifecycle, compliance, and network planning activities.
Real-time Network Infrastructure Discovery and Mapping Dependencies
Discover all your network assets in near real-time using agentless discovery and vendor integrations and automatically establish topology/interconnectivity to establish application dependency mapping (ADM)
Benefit: Upto 100% IT Asset Visibility
Effective Network upgrade/Change Coordination for Network Planning and NetOps Teams
Automatically find out applications that will be impacted for a network upgrade and proactively coordinate changes with respective application owners.
Benefit: Upto 50% faster CAB approvals and change implementation
Port Capacity/Utilization insights including Zero Port Switch insights
Find DC/site/product family/device level port capacity and utilization insights to drive optimization. Find switches that are powered up but not using any ports aka Zero Port Switches to help reallocate network resources for immediate initiatives (ex: COVID-19 test sites, workplace resources, etc.)
Benefit: $800k/year savings from unused assets
Risk assessment insights with Asset Lifecycle events and Support Contract coverage
Automatically find out impending lifecycle events on network/IT assets (ex: End of Sale/Support/Life) and if the assets are covered by maintenance contracts.
Benefit: Upto 75% reduction in customer found problems
Implement Custom Compliance Policies and establish Plan of Record
Track and enforce IT assets regulatory and enterprise-specific compliance requirements with customizable plan of record (POR) policies. Identify, current generation (N) and the previous generation (N-1), and older generations (N-2, N-3) and flag assets for refresh or disposition.
Benefit: 250K/qtr out of compliance cost savings