Brocade switch configuration manager

ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager helps you backup, manage changes, audit compliance and monitors the entire life-cycle of Brocade switch configurations. You can discover your Brocade switches and add them to Network Configuration Manager's Inventory to start managing them.

How Brocade switch config management tool helps you

After adding Brocade switches to Network Configuration Manager, you can provide the device credentials to manage their configurations. The credentials you provide can be the same as the ones you provide while logging into Brocade switches through an external emulator. Brocade configuration tool helps you perform configuration backup, compliance audit, change management, task automation and allows you to generate reports on each of these operations.

Manage Brocade switch configurations

Network Configuration Manager's intuitive interface makes Brocade switch configuration management faster and easier. You can carry out configuration management operations directly from Network Configuration Manager (NCM) and eliminates the need for a Telnet or a PuTTY. Not just Brocade switches, you can monitor the devices from other vendors as well.

Highlights of Brocade configuration management

  • Discover Brocade switches through SNMP and manual discovery methods.
  • Back up Brocade switch configurations individually or in bulk.
  • Compare altered Brocade switch configurations using "Diff View".
  • Find out the vulnerabilities in Brocade switches.
  • Automate command execution in Brocade switch configurations with Configlets.
  • Schedule Brocade switch configuration tasks.
  • Audit Brocade switch configurations for compliance.

Back up configurations with Brocade switch configuration software

Network Configuration Manager provides a simple, affordable, one-step solution for backing up Brocade switch configuration files. Back up Brocade switch configurations with instant, automated and scheduled backup methods. You can also pin the backup activity widget on Network Configuration Manager's dashboard. This will help you to monitor the back up status of Brocade switch configurations always.

Brocade Switch Configuration - ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager

Manage Brocade switch configuration changes

With Network Configuration Manager, you can achieve change management in your Brocade switch configurations. By managing changes, you can keep track of what's going on in your network. You can see the changes made in your Brocade switch configurations along with "Who", "What", "When" details of the change. You can also receive change notifications via Email, snmp traps, trouble tickets etc. You can view and compare different versions of your Brocade switch configurations. You can control who can make changes in Brocade switch configurations with Role-Based Access Control.

Brocade Switch Configuration Manager - ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager

Audit compliance with Brocade switch configuration software

Ensure Brocade switch configurations are free from vulnerabilities by auditing them for compliance with internal and external policies. Network Configuration Manager provides default compliance policies such as HIPAA, SOX, PCI DSS, and Cisco IOS etc. On top of that, you can create custom compliance policies, apply them on Brocade switches and get alerts when a policy/rule is violated.

Brocade Switch Compliance Manager - ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager

Automate tasks in Brocade Switches

This Brocade switch configuration software provides configlets to automate mundane configuration tasks and helps you to carry-out changes in multiple Brocade switch configurations. You can push Brocade switch configuration files to multiple devices at one go. You can also enable/disable SNMP, change passwords Etc, with Network Configuration Manager's Brocade switch config management solution.

Brocade Switch VLAN Configuration - ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager

Generate Brocade switch configuration management reports

Configuration audits and reports are an integral part of keeping your network secure. Network Configuration Manager has a set of default reports, but you can easily create custom reports as well. Utilize out-of-the-box reports on user activity, startup-running conflicts, configuration changes, assets reaching end of life (EOL) or end of sale (EOS), configuration analysis Etc.

Brocade Switch Configurations Reports - ManageEngine Network Configuration Manager

Supported Brocade devices

Below is the list of Brocade devices Network Configuration Manager currently supports. You can request for support of your devices here, if they are not in the list below.

Vendor Device type Supported model/series
Brocade Switch 200E
Brocade Switch FastIron Switch and Fiber Switch
Brocade Router Brocade Routers
Brocade Router Brocade 648G FWS Switch
Brocade Router TI2X24 Switch
Brocade Router Brocade 624S FCX Switch
Brocade Router XMR Ironware V5.7 Switch
Brocade Router 7250 ICX Switch
Brocade Router SilkWorm 3850 Fabric Switch
Brocade Router VDX Switch

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