Juniper Apstra is data center fabric management and automation software. Juniper Apstra intent-based networking software automates and validates the design, deployment, and operation of data center networks, from Day 0 through Day 2+. The only solution of its kind with multivendor support, Apstra empowers organizations to automate and manage their networks across virtually any data center location, vendor, and topology. Validated templates and zero-touch provisioning ensure reliable data center operations and reduce deployment times, and Apstra’s Freeform capability enables additional customization. Using a single source of truth, powerful analytics, and root-cause identification, Apstra allows network teams to quickly pinpoint and resolve issues. Apstra also averts outages with predictive insights. The software shortens time to resolution with advanced telemetry and diminishes human error with change control and fast, all-network rollback .It uses repeatable blueprints to maintain consistency, improve reliability, and boost speed. Implement changes quickly and efficiently across multiple vendors and configurations with change control, validation, and compliance auditing. Significantly improve service delivery times, reduce mean time to resolution (MTTR), and shorten maintenance windows. Apstra use cases: Data center network lifecycle management. This use case is enabled by design tools, configuration management, and advanced troubleshooting capabilities that work across any network topology and a variety of vendor platforms. Data center network operational visualization and monitoring with intent-based analytics. Data center network operating system upgrade management. Protection from configuration and change management errors with data center configuration rollback tools. Unified lifecycle management of data centers from a single centralized tool, Data center network outage root-cause analysis for accelerated MTTR. Data center interconnect (DCI) lifecycle management. Data center security policy evaluation and assurance. Configuration and event correlation between VMware environments and data center networks. Data center network capacity planning and utilization monitoring. Juniper Apstra offers vendor-agnostic intent based networking solutions. With Apstra you can accelerate deployment while keeping consistency across your network. You get investment protection and the flexibility to choose a vast number of hardware, and adopt new technologies faster.