The Easy Guide to Cisco's Data Center Communities

Guide to Cisco Data Center Communities:

 

Name:Data Center & Cloud Community
URL:https://communities.cisco.com/community/technology/datacenter
Community Members:All Data Center professionals (Customers, Engineers, Distributors, etc.)
Examples of Content:Cisco UCSM 2.1(1b) Released (discussion), UCS VMware Plug-In Tips and Hints (discussion), Engineers Unplugged (video series), Intercloud

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Name:Unified Computing System (UCS)
URL:https://supportforums.cisco.com/community/netpro/data-centerUnified Computing System (UCS)
Community Members:
All Data Center professionals interested in UCS specifically.
Examples of Content:UCS Central Best Practice Guide --- Updated for Release 1.1(1a), Download the UCS Platform Emulator 2.1(3aPE1)

 

Name:UCS User Groups Homepage
URL:https://communities.cisco.com/community/technology/datacenter/ucs_user_group
Community Members:Members of Cisco UCS User Groups broken out by geography
Examples of Content:Next Meeting March 7th - agenda ask (discussion), Tell us what time works best for our June 19th Meeting(poll)

 

Name:Nexus 1000V Community
URL:https://communities.cisco.com/community/technology/datacenter/nexus1000v
Community Members:All Data Center professionals interested in Nexus 1000V specifically.
Examples of Content:Need to know the feature differences of vSphere 5.1 DVS and 1000V?(discussion), Nexus 1000V for Hyper-V with Microsoft SCVMM integration & Public Beta (announcement/document)

 

Name:Partner Data Center Community
URL:https://communities.cisco.com/community/partner/datacenter
Community Members:Current Cisco Data Center Partners
Examples of Content:Join us for the Data Center Partner SEVT event Spring 2013 (announcement),  UCS Ordering Guide (discussion), VXI Partner Update - January 2013 issue (document)

 

Name:Cisco Support Community (data-center)
URL:https://supportforums.cisco.com/community/netpro/data-center
Community Members:Current Cisco Data Center customers that are experiencing techical problems.
Examples of Content:Failed to Create VDC in N7k(discussion), Nexus 1000V Recovery from Failed VEM(document)