The following table lists NetBrain terms and their descriptions.

Term (alphabetical)


Data View

A data structure to organize and visualize network information on a dynamic map.

Decision Tree

A central location to organize automation assets (including Data View Template, Network Intent, Runbook Template).


A workspace to separate areas, branches or departments to simplify the network management for an enterprise.

Execution Tree

A pane displays execution details of triggered intents for a specific device.


A group of Qapps connected in a logic manner to realize multi-stage troubleshooting.

IBA Dashboard
(Intent-based Automation Dashboard)

A dashboard provides key information of the intent-based automation system.

Instant Qapp

A scaled-down version of Qapp that allows simple drag-and-drop retrieval of data by using parsers.

(Quick Automation Application)

An application built on the NetBrain platform, allowing data to be collected from multiple sources (SNMP, CLI, Config, API, etc.), analyzed and annotated in many different ways.


Executable procedures to document map-based activities and collect information throughout its execution for troubleshooting escalation and collaboration.


A logical container for an individual client organization that is served as a single instance of NetBrain applications. This container can be divided into domains for the convenience of organizing a network, or from a policy perspective.