Software-Defined Networking

Boost IT agility with automation and orchestration from edge to cloud.

Legacy networks and manual operations hold back today’s mobile, cloud, and IoT initiatives. Aruba’s software-defined networking (SDN) solutions deliver automation, orchestration, and AI-driven operations to simplify campus, branch, and data center networks.


Enable SDN at scale with an end-to-end infrastructure.

Converge silos with a unified architecture that combines best-in-class wireless, wired, and WAN infrastructure with cloud-based management that delivers capabilities such as zero-touch provisioning and end-to-end orchestration.
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Automatically orchestrate and enforce policies globally.

Simplify security by automating policy enforcement for users, devices, and apps on wired and wireless networks. Device profiling, role-based access control, and a Layer 7 firewall deliver enhanced visibility and a better user experience.
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Make networks fully programmable — with ease.

Aruba makes programmability simple with Python scripting and APIs — no extensive coding expertise is required. Certified modules for leading platforms like Ansible provide further automation for wired and wireless networks.
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Shift from reactive to predictive IT with AIOps.

Transform IT operations by automatically detecting and resolving issues before business is impacted. Continuously deliver the best user experience by combining network and user-centric data with powerful machine learning.
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Simplify and scale network operations with Aruba’s software‑defined infrastructure.

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Enhance the Operator Experience with Next‑gen Switching

Aruba CX is cloud-native by design with a unified operating model from edge to data center for a smarter, faster way to build and manage networks.
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Cloud-managed Wi‑Fi That Works for Users and IT

Aruba Wi-Fi delivers the outstanding experiences that users expect and the AI-powered workflow that streamlines IT operations.
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Address All Connectivity Needs with SD‑Branch

Simplify WAN routing, reduce costs, and optimize performance while delivering the security and operational efficiency for branch and remote locations.
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