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  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    University Cuts $1 Million in Annual Travel Costs

    At the University of Notre Dame, faculty and staff use Cisco WebEx™ products to collaborate with colleagues, to communicate with overseas students, and to reduce travel costs. Notre Dame administrators cite WebEx’s cross-platform support and ease of use as the primary reasons it’s become so popular among instructors and students....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC Research - Redefining Enterprise Mobility and Increasing Success with Mobile Collaboration

    Adoption of enterprise mobility has surged in the Asia/Pacific region, but this context of mobility tends to be defined as the individual worker being “untethered” from the traditional workplace. While workers have mobile access, they still do not have all that they need to complete a task or project. Download...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    ZK Research 2014 - Best Practices for Building a Mobility Strategy

    Granting you employees mobile access can have major business benefits. But realizing those benifits is no longer only about providing simple device access. Now it's about facilitating great user experiences, increasing productivity and maintaining the security of your business through it all. Download this new ZK Research white paper and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

    Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but one thing has remained consistent: the Enterprise Network. This article provides insight on an adaptable and programmable network platform to stay ahead of enterprise trends such as BYOD, Cloud Adoption and Xaas

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    International Mobile Security Survey Research and Considerations for Enterprise IT

    To better understand the rising security challenges associated with integrating mobile devices into business operations, Cisco recently conducted an international survey that explored the attitudes and experiences of end users worldwide. This survey provides insights on how best to approach providing your workers with productive, flexible, and secure network access...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

    Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but one thing has remained consistent: the Enterprise Network. This article provides insight on an adaptable and programmable network platform to stay ahead of enterprise trends such as BYOD, Cloud Adoption and Xaas

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Optimally Manage the Data Center Using Systems Management Tools from Cisco and Microsoft

    IT Managers and administrators constantly seek strategies on how to holistically manage and orchestrate server and networking infrastructure and the software stack. Download this Information guide on best practices to optimally manage the data center using systems management tools from Cisco and Microsoft.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture Enables Business Transformation

    Every C-level executive is focused on transforming the business, and IT leaders are tasked with providing them with the evolving network infrastructure and support. Download this whitepaper to learn how Cisco ONE enterprise networks architecture enables business transformation and provides the necessary levels of application intelligence, contextual information, visibility and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    University Reaches More Students Online, Spending Less

    Munich University is one of the largest institutions of its kind in Germany, with partner universities in Europe, North America, South America, and Asia, and 14,000 students. Some 11 percent of the students are located abroad. To better accommodate this international presence, the university chose Cisco WebEx™ Meeting Center to...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Staffing Services Firm Projects One-Year ROI for SpeedLink VPN

    Randstad Holding is headquartered in Diemen, Netherlands and specializes in solutions in the field of flexible work and human resources services. Their challenges are they need to improve profit margins by reducing costs for data and voice communications, expand simultaneous calling capacity and manage network efficiently with small, dedicated team....

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    City Attracts Visitors with Free Outdoor Wi-Fi

    The Adelaide city center is the vibrant cultural hub of Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia. Spanning 15.5 square kilometers, the area comprises stores, restaurants, parklands, and city squares. Their challenges are they need stimulate local economy by attracting people to city center businesses, lower connectivity costs for mobile...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Shopping Center Landlord Enhances Customer Experience with Wi-Fi Services

    With 400 million customer visits, including over 30 million unique customers every year, intu is one of the biggest names in retail in the United Kingdom. Their challenges are they need to provide a multichannel shopping experience, enable shoppers to connect with social networks, stream video, and opt-in for personalized...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Presentations // Jun 2014

    WebEx Viewpoints: Collaboration in the Workplace

    Find out how companies are using WebEx to achieve outstanding results. Millions of users across the globe use WebEx to make stronger connections, complete projects faster, and reach more prospects, customers, and employees.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Presentations // Jun 2014

    WebEx Viewpoints: Improving Sales Teams

    WebEx enables sales teams to effectively and efficiently connect with customers around the globe. Find out how companies are using WebEx to achieve outstanding results. Millions of users across the globe use WebEx to make stronger connections, complete projects faster, and reach more prospects, customers, and employees.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Training // Jun 2014

    WebEx Viewpoints: Training

    WebEx allows companies to train employees effectively, anytime and anywhere. Find out how companies are using WebEx to achieve outstanding results. Millions of users across the globe use WebEx to make stronger connections, complete projects faster, and reach more prospects, customers, and employees.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Presentations // Jun 2014

    WebEx Viewpoints: Hosting Webinars

    Use WebEx to host webinars, tell your story and connect to global audiences. Find out how companies are using WebEx to achieve outstanding results. Millions of users across the globe use WebEx to make stronger connections, complete projects faster, and reach more prospects, customers, and employees.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Training // Jun 2014

    WebEx Tutorial: Key Features

    Learn how easy Webex Meetings makes hosting webinars, sharing screens and attending online meetings. Drive success by connecting with your audience and completing projects faster.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Cisco WebEx Meeting Center

    Cisco WebEx Meeting Center is the easy-to-use, low-cost way to share ideas with anyone, anywhere, anytime, from any device. Collaborate over the web with remote employees, customers, and suppliers. Deliver presentations, demonstrate applications and update spreadsheets. Save time and money on travel — conduct regular meetings...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Pinellas County Integrates Wired and Wireless Networks

    Pinellas County is Florida's most densely populated county. Located on a compact peninsula bounded to the east by Tampa Bay and to the west by the Gulf of Mexico. Their challenges are to move from limited separate wireless LANs to cohesive countywide wired-wireless network encompassing 53 locations and 111 buildings...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Courting Students with Next-Generation Wireless

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  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco WebEx Meetings

    Collaborate and share before, during, and after your meeting. Introducing Meeting Spaces – upload and share an agenda, files, and contacts. Meet wherever you want – your office, iPhone, smartphone, even your iPad! Record and replay your meetings and share with colleagues. No one has to miss a thing.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    Cisco Scored the Decisive Goal at the San Siro

    Giuseppe Meazza is the Milan soccer stadium and the highest-capacity sports facility in Italy. Their challenges are to provide Internet access to photographers and journalists, implement a comprehensive BYOD architecture, guarantee access to users with tailor-made security policies and comply with UEFA guidelines for 4-star stadiums. They chose Cisco to...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    M-FAMA: A Multi-Session MAC Protocol for Reliable Underwater Acoustic Streams

    Mobile underwater networking is a developing technology for monitoring and exploring the Earth's oceans. For effective underwater exploration, multimedia communications such as sonar images and low resolution videos are becoming increasingly important. Unlike terrestrial RF communication, underwater networks rely on acoustic waves as a means of communication. Unfortunately, acoustic waves...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Transforming Government Services with a Secure, Compliant Private Cloud Environment

    As a result, governments are under pressure to provide more efficient, secure, and effective citizen-centric applications and services, as well as improve inter-departmental and cross-agency collaboration. To better serve their constituencies, government IT leaders are being asked to transform costly and inflexible legacy infrastructures, increase the productivity of existing workforces,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Wholesaler Increases Sales and Saves Money

    Kroma develops and manufactures all-natural, botanical makeup products, distributing them through apothecaries, dermatologist offices, plastic surgeons, and spas throughout the United States. Their challenge are to improve customer service, increase sales and reduce costs. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to Cisco Smart Business Communications System for...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Sep 2012

    Cable Modem Termination Systems (CMTS): Architecture, Configuration, and Troubleshooting

    In this webcast, the presenter going to provides an overview about the Cisco Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) platforms and the uBR product family. The presenter also explains about the Cable Modem Termination Systems architecture and the system configuration.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Aug 2012

    Cisco Medianet - Simplifying the Enterprise QoS Policy With Media Awareness

    Get an overview of the Cisco Medianet solution and architecture with Cisco in this webcast, the presenter discusses the simplified approach for validating QoS for critical business applications by using medianet media awareness.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jul 2012

    Cisco Smart CallConnector

    In this webcast, the presenter going to provides an overview about Cisco Smart CallConnector. The presenter also explains how to properly install the Cisco CallConnector solution that includes features like click-to-dial and click-to-send from presence-enabled directories among others.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jul 2012

    Hierarchical Queuing Framework Overview and Changes on Quality of Service

    The Cisco TAC WAN Team, where it focuses on various WAN-related issues along with QoS issues on various interfaces. In this webcast, the presenter going give an overview of the Hierarchical Queueing Framework and Q0S.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jul 2012

    Cisco TelePresence Management Suite Extension for Microsoft Exchange (TMSXE 3.0)

    In this webcast, the presenter going to provides an overview about Tele-Presence Management. The presenter also explains how to properly install the Cisco Tele-presence Management Suite Extension for Microsoft Exchange (TMSXE 3.0.).

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2012

    Concrete Synthetic Modeling of Vehicular Networks as Random Geometric Graphs

    Random graphs are often used to model vehicular networks. However, their applicability has been limited because it is difficult to express and instantiate parameters of graph models of vehicular networks using real-life data. In this paper, the authors consider using random geometric graphs to model vehicular networks where vehicle movements...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // May 2012

    Get Ready for the World IPV6 Launch

    This webcast sheds light on the upcoming "World IPv6 Launch" and how one can plan for it. The Presenter also focused on IPv6 deployment techniques in core networks and Q & A was answered by a panel of distinguished engineers and experts from Cisco.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Apr 2012

    Cisco Unified CallManager and IP Phone Security

    In this webcast, the presenter going to focus on CUCM fundamentals & implementation, review of the security by default feature introduced in CUCM 8.x, upgrading CUCM 7.x to 8.x, & the rollback method from CUCM 8.x to 7.x.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Self-Verifying Names for Read-Only Named Data

    Information-centric networking designs such as Content-Oriented Networking (CCN) and Data-Oriented Networking Architecture (DONA) remove a limitation of the Internet model: the target of a data request is named data instead of a named host. URLs name most web data today based on the host name that serves the data. Information-centric...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jan 2012

    Boosting Balance Sheets and Carbon Scorecards

    Waitrose is one of the country's largest grocery retailers challenge is to reduce impact on environment, reducing costs for event attendees and provide platform for greater dialogue and interaction. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco WebEx Event Center. It provided the ideal one-to-many broadcast solution, with...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    RED-BL: Energy Solution for Loading Data Centers

    Cloud infrastructure providers and data center operators spend a major portion of their operations budget on the electric bills. The authors present RED-BL (Relocate Energy Demand to Better Locations), a framework for determining an optimal mapping of workload to an existing set of data centers while considering the cost of...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Virtual Learning Transforms Customer Experience

    QA is one of the United Kingdom's leading business learning providers, their challenge is to reduce training-related travel costs, win new business in cost and time-conscious market and provide more flexible learning to meet client interest in reducing time out of office. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    Accelerating Growth Through Improved Collaboration

    Sanlam is one of South Africa's leading financial services companies, specializing in retail and corporate banking, insurance, pensions, and asset management. Their challenge is improved productivity and communications, more efficient processes and decision-making and savings on travel and carbon. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Sanlam implemented Cisco WebEx...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Web Training Improves Delivery of Community Services

    The Queensland Department of Communities (QDC) provides and coordinates a wide range of services, their challenge is to train non-governmental organizations to use web-based financial reporting system, reduce travel time and costs and make trainings more convenient for agency staff and partners statewide. QDC chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Efficient, Effective, and Greener Work Practices

    Koc.net Turkey's largest group of companies, their challenge was where to focus their efforts in order to achieve the best impact. Koc.net decided to develop a web conferencing and collaboration solution that would appeal to business customers looking to reduce IT and travel costs while boosting productivity. They chose Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

    Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but one thing has remained consistent: the Enterprise Network. This article provides insight on an adaptable and programmable network platform to stay ahead of enterprise trends such as BYOD, Cloud Adoption and Xaas

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    International Mobile Security Survey Research and Considerations for Enterprise IT

    To better understand the rising security challenges associated with integrating mobile devices into business operations, Cisco recently conducted an international survey that explored the attitudes and experiences of end users worldwide. This survey provides insights on how best to approach providing your workers with productive, flexible, and secure network access...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC Research - Redefining Enterprise Mobility and Increasing Success with Mobile Collaboration

    Adoption of enterprise mobility has surged in the Asia/Pacific region, but this context of mobility tends to be defined as the individual worker being “untethered” from the traditional workplace. While workers have mobile access, they still do not have all that they need to complete a task or project. Download...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Sep 2014

    ZK Research 2014 - Best Practices for Building a Mobility Strategy

    Granting you employees mobile access can have major business benefits. But realizing those benifits is no longer only about providing simple device access. Now it's about facilitating great user experiences, increasing productivity and maintaining the security of your business through it all. Download this new ZK Research white paper and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

    Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but one thing has remained consistent: the Enterprise Network. This article provides insight on an adaptable and programmable network platform to stay ahead of enterprise trends such as BYOD, Cloud Adoption and Xaas

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Optimally Manage the Data Center Using Systems Management Tools from Cisco and Microsoft

    IT Managers and administrators constantly seek strategies on how to holistically manage and orchestrate server and networking infrastructure and the software stack. Download this Information guide on best practices to optimally manage the data center using systems management tools from Cisco and Microsoft.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture Enables Business Transformation

    Every C-level executive is focused on transforming the business, and IT leaders are tasked with providing them with the evolving network infrastructure and support. Download this whitepaper to learn how Cisco ONE enterprise networks architecture enables business transformation and provides the necessary levels of application intelligence, contextual information, visibility and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    University Cuts $1 Million in Annual Travel Costs

    At the University of Notre Dame, faculty and staff use Cisco WebEx™ products to collaborate with colleagues, to communicate with overseas students, and to reduce travel costs. Notre Dame administrators cite WebEx’s cross-platform support and ease of use as the primary reasons it’s become so popular among instructors and students....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    University Reaches More Students Online, Spending Less

    Munich University is one of the largest institutions of its kind in Germany, with partner universities in Europe, North America, South America, and Asia, and 14,000 students. Some 11 percent of the students are located abroad. To better accommodate this international presence, the university chose Cisco WebEx™ Meeting Center to...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Virtual Networking Features of the VMware vNetwork Distributed Switch and Cisco Nexus 1000V Switches

    With the introduction of VMware ESX, many virtualization administrators are managing virtual switches inside the hypervisor. This paper will help virtualization and network administrators understand the available virtual networking features. This paper includes improvements resulting from updates VMware vSphere 4 Update 1 (including VMware ESX 4.0u1) and Cisco Nexus 1000V...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    A Platform Built for Server Virtualization: Cisco Unified Computing System

    This paper discusses how the core features of the Cisco Unified Computing System contribute to the ease of deployment, management, performance, and security of virtualized environments. It describes the system's unified fabric, unified and embedded management, service profiles, and virtualization density and the way in which Cisco VN-Link technology automates...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Scalability Study for Deploying VMware View on Cisco UCS and EMC Symmetrix V-Max Systems

    This paper reports the results of a study evaluating the scalability of the VMware View virtual desktop environment on a Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) connected to EMC Symmetrix V-Max Series arrays with Enginuity via a Cisco MDS director class SAN Switch. The paper also provides guidance and sizing recommendation...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Introduction to Data Center: Top of Rack (ToR) Architecture Design

    This paper provides a look at the use of top-of-rack (ToR) cabling and switching model for next-generation data center infrastructure. The paper explores current 10G cabling choices and provides solution architecture based on ToR to address architecture challenges. Data center managers and facilities folks will choose cabling architectures based on...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Unified Data Center Fabric: Reduce Costs and Improve Flexibility

    Enterprises' growing dependence on IT for business advantage invariably manifests itself as growth in the server infrastructure that supports these new business systems. The Cisco Nexus 5000 Series delivers a server access networking solution that addresses the biggest challenges associated with this growth, namely sprawling, inefficient, inflexible infrastructure, with the...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    SNMP Over SIP - The Future of Network Management

    One of the most popular and widely used Network Management Protocols (NMP) is SNMP. SNMP is extremely simple and versatile but it has scalability problems. Attempts to modify the SNMP protocol to solve these problems have not been very successful as it involves a large effort to migrate the installed...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    SNMP Over SIP for Network Management

    Networks are rapidly growing in size and there is an increased number critical applications are being network enabled. This is a challenge for administrators who are responsible for managing the network. To ensure availability of the network the administrator needs tools to locate and fix problems. SNMP is the industry...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Disaster Recovery Solution Using Virtualization Technology: The Disaster Recovery Project Ii at Sap Co-Innovation Lab Tokyo

    Today, IT systems play a critical role in almost all companies. System malfunctions caused by natural disasters such as earthquakes and typhoons, or human-caused disasters such as terrorism and hacking, may lead to immeasurable damage to business operations. Japan is an earthquake-prone country, so maintaining the integrity of IT systems...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Managing EnergyWise Using CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution

    Cisco EnergyWise is a new energy management architecture that will allow IT operations and facilities to measure and fine-tune power usage to realize significant cost savings. Cisco EnergyWise focuses on reducing power utilization on all devices connected to a Cisco network ranging from Power over Ethernet (PoE) devices such as...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Integrating Syslog-ng and CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution 3.2

    According to the homepage for syslog-ng, the application embodies the next generation of logging systems and is the first truly flexible and scalable system logging application. Syslog-ng is an open source implementation of the syslog protocol for UNIX and UNIX-like systems. It extends the original syslogd model with content-based filtering,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Ethernet Wide Area Networking, Routers or Switches and Making the Right Choice

    Various industry sources show trends in globalization and distribution, of employees moving towards the branch. Branch office users comprise 30 to 90 percent of enterprise employees globally, with remote locations and users consuming 70 to 90 percent of business resources. To be successful, these employees require access to the same...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Best Practices in Deploying Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switches on Cisco UCS Systems

    This paper provides design guidance and best practices in deploying the Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switches - software switches embedded within the VMware vSphere hypervisor - on top of the Cisco Unified Computing System with respect to deployment options using the various adapter types that the Cisco Unified Computing System...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Designing Secure Multi-Tenancy Into Virtualized Data Centers

    Cisco, VMware, and NetApp have jointly designed a best in breed Secure Cloud Architecture and have validated this design in a lab environment. This white paper describes the design of - and the rationale behind - the Secure Cloud Architecture. The design describes includes many issues that must be addressed...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Increase Sales Performance and Enhance Customer Service

    This webcast by Cisco offers information regarding their Cisco In-Store Digital Media solution through which one can attract as well as retain a customer-focused sales force. This In-Store Digital Media solution offers various solutions which include training videos, educational information, human resources announcements and product information. This suit of Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Webcast Excerpts: Introducing the Virtual Computing Environment Coalition

    This webcast is about Cisco and EMC, together with VMware, have committed to extensive collaboration to help lead our customers on the journey to pervasive virtualization and private cloud infrastructures. The Virtual Computing Environment (VCE) coalition was formed jointly by Cisco and EMC with VMware, represents an unprecedented level of...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Accelerate Time to Services and Service Revenue, and New High-Margin Business Offerings With a Secure, Agile Cloud Environment

    Service providers today require solid business justification and thorough planning before embarking on expensive, although potentially revenue-generating, IT changes to create service innovation, enhance service delivery, expand service range and richness, and enable third-party service integration. Cloud computing - IT resources and services that are comes from the underlying infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Evolving to LTE - Cisco's Seamless Migration for UMTS Operators

    With the convergence of the Internet and wireless communications, mobile data services are undergoing tremendous growth. However, the mobile wireless environment is failing to fully meet user expectations, due to limitations on access speed. If mobile operators are to succeed in today's communications landscape, they must address the quality of...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Evolving to LTE - Cisco's Seamless Migration for CDMA Operators

    This paper will outline how mobile operators can prepare their networks to support 4G broadband services that will improve the user experience and yield new revenue opportunities. Specifically, the authors will discuss how Cisco can assist operators in their move toward Long Term Evolution (LTE), a 3rd Generation Partnership Project...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Cisco Active Network Abstraction Gateway High Availability Solution

    Cisco Active Network Abstraction (ANA) is a carrier-class network management foundation for service providers providing: Element management and mediation, Network topology discovery and visualization, Fault management, correlation, and troubleshooting, Service support Cisco ANA provides a rich set of applications with an easy-to-use GUI as well as well-defined APIs for operations...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    PKI Service for Large Scale IPSec Aggregation

    There are two methods to deploy authentication for VPN technologies: Pre-shared keys (PSK), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Pre-shared keys are easy to deploy and highly scalable, but become very difficult to manage. Any VPN peer with the knowledge of the password can establish the VPN session to the headend in...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Transforming China's Electronics Industry: A Roadmap for Increasing Business Value Through Collaboration and ICT Integration

    Since the subprime mortgage crisis erupted in late 2007 in the United States, the global market for electronics products made in China has decreased significantly. The crisis also triggered massive factory shutdowns and increased unemployment in many coastal Chinese cities. The Pearl River Delta, a major manufacturing center in the...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    The Agile Business Architecture Creating Service Provider Value Through Smart Sourcing

    The service provider industry has experienced rapid and significant transformation over the past five years as broadband has proliferated, networks have enabled ubiquitous mobility, and IP has become the de facto technology standard. Over-The-Top (OTT) providers such as Google, Apple, and Amazon, the rising stars of this transformation, are now...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Cisco Security Advisory: Cisco IOS Software Session Initiation Protocol Denial of Service Vulnerabilities

    Multiple vulnerabilities exist in the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) implementation in Cisco IOS Software that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a reload of an affected device when SIP operation is enabled. Remote code execution may also be possible. Cisco has released free software updates that address these...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Building a Next-Generation Mobile Operator Business on an IP Foundation

    Mobile operators are facing an unprecedented period of transition as they consider how to transform their second-generation (2G) or 3G networks to an all-IP infrastructure to support Evolved High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA+), Long Term Evolution (LTE), and the evolution to 4G. The changes are not just at the physical level;...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Cisco Open Platform for Safety and Security: Meeting the Urban Security Challenges

    The Cisco Open Platform for Safety and Security is an architecture framework for building solutions to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from incidents. The framework consists of six architecture building blocks and defines architectures applicable to a variety of safety and security market domains. These include Crisis Management,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    The Fixed/Mobile Broadband Battle: Is It Time for "Smart Broadband"?

    Mobile broadband has emerged as a new phenomenon that is poised to take significant market share from fixed broadband. The key question all broadband operators (fixed, mobile, and integrated) are asking is: How does a person deal with this new development? Offering a compelling broadband customer experience helps retain/maximize Average...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Lte: Simplifying the Migration to 4G Networks

    Radio access solutions are a primary consideration of the LTE deployment strategy, as it impacts the mobile operators' most valued asset, spectrum. As an equally important part of this equation, the multimedia core network will play a central role in enhancing mobility, service control, efficient use of network resources, and...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Next-Gen Web: Tools for Building Strong Customer Relationships in Retail Banking

    Where once retail financial institutions established the rules for conducting business with their customers, the advent of new, web-enabled technologies has led to a reversal of this situation - a new environment dubbed "Next-generation Web" by the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG). In this Point of View, based on...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Optimizing Sales Team Performance Using Unified Communications and Collaboration: How Integrating Collaboration Technology With Sales Processes Can Significantly Enhance Sales Force Productivity and Effectiveness

    Data from the Sales Operations Excellence Center shows that participation by sales specialists/experts, particularly during the pursuing and the closing stages of the sales cycle, is critical for achieving sales success. Although many companies have deployed overlay specialist sales teams, they often find that these teams are costly and that...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Cisco Security Advisory: Cisco IOS Software IPsec Vulnerability

    A malformed Internet Key Exchange (IKE) packet may cause a device running Cisco IOS Software to reload. Only Cisco 7200 Series and Cisco 7301 routers running Cisco IOS software with a VPN Acceleration Module 2+ (VAM2+) installed are affected. Cisco has released free software updates that address this vulnerability. Only...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Data Center Design With Cisco Nexus Switches and Virtual PortChannel: Overview

    Each access layer in the data center is "Divided" in pods (building blocks), where servers in each pod share similar characteristics, whether these characteristics are similar hardware, similar SLAs provided to the customer (internal or external), and so on. This is different from building separate silos for each business unit....

    Provided By Cisco Systems