Broadcom's open networking OS enables customers to deploy conventional and software-defined networking (SDN) flows in a single hybrid platform offering the choice and flexibility while reducing OPEX and CAPEX.
ICOSTM is a robust, programmable full featured and most widely deployed networking operating system for enterprise and data center networking. It's built-in arbitration between conventional and SDN flows allowing customers seamless integration to Next Gen Open programmable networks.
Ease of Use: Configuration and Management
ICOSTM supports easy configuration and management through open source server based tools. Additionally, it offers full industry standard CLI and linux command shells for configuration management. The Management plane supports a wide variety of management interfaces like CLI, SNMP, REST and Open API.
Server Like Linux Experience
ICOSTM runs as a linux application with seamless integration of linux tools while offering server like experience.
Best in Class Enterprise & DC Features
ICOSTM offers advance feature-sets for enterprise and data center, all in one common code with a choice of Linux, Industry standard CLI or programmatic interface.
Offers comprehensive and flexible configuration management environment from either a Ubuntu 12.0.4
lts Linux shell or feature rich industry standard command line interface (CLI).
Supports rapid provisioning through ZTP (Zero Touch Provisioning) and Chef and Puppet automation tools.
Provides arbitration between conventional network flows and those managed through SDN controllers.