Cisco preps technology to predict enterprise-network problems

Cisco says it is working on a labor to let enterprises proactively avert network problems and increase accomplishment.

The company says it has built a prophesyive analytics engine it will propose via software-as-a-labor (SaaS) to help network operators quickly and accurately prophesy network issues and hinder problems precedently they happen.

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’The forthcoming of connectivity will rely on self-healing networks that can acquire prophesy and plan’ Chuck Robbins Cisco chair and CEO said in a statement. ’Our investigation for prophesyive networks has been tested and developed with customers and soon adopters [including Phillips 66 Schneider Electric and the Adecco Group] are seeing major benefits saving them time and money.’

Unplanned downtime and outages can break employee productivity customer labor and income and as the networks swell to keep up with demands so does the menace landscape Cisco stated. 

’Most businesses may ponder they are surviving this to an degree but the veracity is enterprises need a holistic network watchdog that can discover hardware issues bandwidth spikes and app config changes precedently they happen with high exactness’ Cisco stated.

According to Cisco its AI/ML-based prophesyive engine works by gathering telemetry data athwart an structure from routers switches servers and more. Once integrated the engine aggregates the data acquires patterns using a difference of models and prophesys user experience issues and prepare firm remediation options. 

The engine looks at connectivity and condition of labor when prophesying and planning choice routes. Customers can decide how widely they want to connect the engine in the network giving them pliant expansion options Cisco stated.  

The company said it has been edifice and testing prophesyive software engines over the past two years and ultimately will propose it athwart its range of products. 

More detail is expected at its upcoming Cisco Live! customer occurrence in June.