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  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Enterprise Campus Infrastructure

    Cisco® Unified Access establishes a framework that securely, reliably, and seamlessly connects anyone, anywhere, anytime, using any device to any resource. This framework empowers all employees with advanced services, taking advantage of an intelligent, enterprise-wide network to increase revenue, productivity, and customer satisfaction while reducing operational inefficiencies across the business....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    WiFi Evolution Drives the Need for Multigigabit Networks

    Historically, the speed of a wired connection at the access edge has always been faster than that of a wireless connection. This means workers had to choose between the performance of wired connectivity and the convenience of a wireless connection. Consequently, workers often had to modify the way they worked—first,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of Cisco TrustSec

    In January 2015, Cisco commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment enterprises may realize by deploying Cisco TrustSec. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of Cisco TrustSec...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Energy Management Suite

    Imagine being able to see, measure, and manage the energy usage of all the devices in your IT network. How much could you save, for example, if every server, router, switch, laptop, monitor, IP phone, wireless access point, and printer in the enterprise automatically powered up and down based on...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    1GE Edge Switch Study Cisco Catalyst 2960X-48LPD-L

    Cisco engaged Miercom to conduct a competitive analysis of its Catalyst 2960-X switch versus two comparable Hewlett-Packard switches from the 2920 and 5120 product families. Miercom executed comprehensive hands-on testing and evaluated the performance of some widely deployed features that are critical for reliable functioning of enterprise networks. The test...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Double Your Defenses with Cisco Enterprise Network Security Solutions

    Security analysts used to say it’s not a question of if you’ll be attacked but when. Today, the facts are even more alarming: we no longer need to wonder when your network will be targeted. Your business is under attack right now. According to the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Comparative Analysis: Cisco Catalyst 4500E

    Miercom was engaged to conduct a comparative testing of two high-capacity L2 and L3 network switches: the popular Cisco Catalyst 4500E, and a comparably configured, competitive switch, the FastIron SX 1600, from Brocade Communications Systems. Miercom executed comprehensive hands-on testing and evaluated the performance of some widely deployed features that...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Catalyst 3650 Test Results and Business Outcomes

    It’s the difference between raw data, and information. The Miercom Business Decision Series combines the results of our hands-on testing, with insight on how particular features can positively impact the business bottom line. This report details some of the clear business advantages that the Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series delivers.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Transform the Workspace with Cisco Catalyst Multigigabit Ethernet Switches

    Wi-Fi is about to get a reboot. New 802.11ac Wave 2 products will make it possible to deliver LAN-like multigigabit speeds over the wireless network for the first time, enabling previously unimagined scale and flexibility in the enterprise workspace. But how will businesses capitalize on this new capacity when most...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    The Cisco 2015 Midyear Security Report

    As adversaries rapidly refine their ability to develop and deploy malware that can breach network defences and evade detection, the security industry, as a whole, struggles to innovate at a similar pace. This dynamic creates a significant problem for organizations investing in security products and services: They often end up...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    ESG Paper: Cisco’s Intelligence Security Architecture

    Nowadays, all organisations face an unprecedented threat landscape, resulting in the recent wave of data breaches at organisations like Target, Home Depot, and JPMorgan Chase. Given this dangerous situation, CISOs must move beyond security controls for prevention alone and organisations must vigorously hunt down malicious cyber-activities by collecting and analysing...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Paper: Enterprise Network Security Solutions

    Security analysts used to say it’s not a question of if you’ll be attacked but when. Today, the facts are even more alarming: we no longer need to wonder when your network will be targeted. Your business is under attack right now. According to the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    IDC paper: The Business Value of UCS as a Platform

    IDC finds that leveraging data analytics in business decisions is becoming a top priority for an increasing number of companies. This in turn is placing new demands on IT organizations; the need is twofold: to manage new streams of unstructured data from sources such as social media and to speed...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Paper: Your Data Centre is Everywhere

    Data is everywhere, so computing and storage resources have to be accessible everywhere as well: from the core of the data centre to the employees, customers, citizens, and machines at the edge. Companies have started to recognise the need to transform the way they manage data and their entire IT...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Case Study: Powering World Motor-Racing Events

    A Cisco Wi-Fi network gives racing community highly secure communications and consistent web access anywhere. Download this case study to learn how Cisco solved all the challenges facing MST: • Provide a robust, resilient Wi-Fi network for rapid race setup all over the world • Protect data security and separation...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    Desktop Collaboration - Office Takeover Video

    Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore - they’re collaboration centres where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. Cisco® Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. View this video to see hoe a company...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco e-book: Tomorrow’s Ideas are Born in Today’s Collaborative Spaces

    Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore - they’re collaboration centres where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. Cisco Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. Download the report to learn how to create...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco e-Book: Data Centres That Deliver

    Organisations thrive when applications and information move faster. But most IT staff spend 70 percent of their time maintaining existing systems - leaving only one day per week for initiatives that create competitive advantage. Cisco looks to flip that ratio. Cisco's integrated infrastructure and IT solutions help you simplify application...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    ZK Research: WiFi and the Need for Multigigabit Networks

    Historically, the speed of a wired connection at the access edge has always been faster than that of a wireless connection. This means workers had to choose between the performance of wired connectivity and the convenience of a wireless connection. The era of LAN-like wireless is finally here. Now, users...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report

    Cybersecurity is a broad and complex topic that has a far-reaching impact on users, companies, governments and other entities around the world. The Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report, which presents the research, insights, and perspectives provided by Cisco® Security Research and other security experts within Cisco, explores the ongoing race...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Intelligent WAN Technology Design Guide

    Cisco® Validated Designs provide the foundation for systems design based on common use cases or current engineering system priorities. They incorporate a broad set of technologies, features, and applications to address customer needs. Cisco engineers have comprehensively tested and documented each Cisco Validated Design in order to ensure faster, more...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco: Addressing the Full Attack Continuum

    Zero-day attacks and advanced persistent threats have outstripped the capabilities of traditional security methods that rely exclusively on detection and blocking for protection. In fact, 100 percent of companies surveyed by Cisco, as part of our Annual Security Report, have connections to domains that are known to host malicious files...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    NGFW Requirements for SMBs and Distributed Enterprises

    The need for threat-focused next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) that can effectively mitigate risks that traditional unified threat management (UTM) and point solutions cannot is highlighted by numerous studies, including one from Cisco that reported that every organization should assume it has been hacked. Cisco threat researchers found malicious traffic was visible...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX) CVD

    This document is a Cisco Validated Design (CVD) for Cisco Connected Mobile Experience (CMX) Solutions. It presents system-level requirements, recommendations, guidelines, and best practices for detecting, connecting, and engaging mobile users within your venue and leveraging your Wi-Fi network to fit your business needs. As Cisco continues to develop and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Virtualized Multi-Tenant Data Center (VMDC) Virtual Services Architecture (VSA) 1.0 Design Guide

    The Cisco® Virtualized Multi-Tenant Data Center (VMDC) solution provides design and implementation guidance for enterprises deploying private cloud services and service providers building virtual private and public cloud services. The Cisco VMDC solution integrates various Cisco and third-party products that are part of the cloud computing ecosystem.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Migrate from Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches to Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches

    The data center is central to IT strategy and houses the computational power, storage resources, and applications necessary to support an enterprise business. A flexible data center infrastructure than can support and quickly deploy new applications can result in significant competitive advantage, but designing such a data center requires solid...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Data Center Network Evolution: Prepare to Deliver Business Value

    Modern business and technology trends are placing new demands on data centers that were built for a different time and a different set of requirements. Many existing data center networks were designed primarily for traditional voice and data traffic and incorporate assumptions about your applications that no longer are true....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Preparing Its Datacenters for the Next Generation of Virtualization and Hybrid Cloud with Its Application Centric Infrastructure

    The pace of change facing Cisco's IT department is accelerating as new applications, particularly from cloud and mobile environments, become key business enablers. Cisco's IT department, which is responsible for 4,067 production applications and inspecting 27TB of data daily, must be able to deploy such applications quickly, securely, and cost-effectively...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Elevate the Branch-Office Experience with an Application-Centric Platform

    Today’s branch office requires the same level of rich application services as the company headquarters to ensure business innovation and employee productivity. Why are these services needed? What impact do they have on the network, IT staff, and service provider? What is the best way to boost the branch-office network...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    TechWiseTV: Smarter Routers for the Intelligent WAN

    As demands for “right here, right now” information sharing continue to rise, today's organizations are taking a hard look at their branch and remote locations, where performance and service enablement have always been a primary indicator of company wide productivity. In this episode, the TechWiseTV team takes a dive deep...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Boost Innovation With Video Communications

    In today’s global economy, innovation matters. For teams to innovate rapidly and with great frequency, they must be able to clearly communicate and closely collaborate. Miscommunication, misunderstanding and misinterpretation only leads to costly errors, bottlenecked business processes and market misfires. Most of these issues are avoidable.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences Make Your Customer’s Encounter Personal

    Customers or guests passing through your store, hotel, or other venue increasingly expect free Wi-Fi. They also expect personal service. You can give them both, which can help boost your sales. And in doing so, you can gain information that will help make your venue more attractive and profitable.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    High-Speed Broadband in Every Classroom: The Promise of a Modernized E-Rate Program

    The United States educational system is in the midst of transformational change due to widespread adoption of technologies, including video, mobile devices, and cloud services. Given the enormous potential of these technologies to improve educational outcomes, increase access to information and collaboration, and reduce costs, schools and libraries across the...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Best Practices for Building a Mobility Strategy

    The technology that powers organizations has undergone several major transitions since the birth of computing. In the 1960s, the mainframe was the dominant compute model, and it gave way to mini computing about a decade later. In the 1990s, businesses eventually shifted to PC-based computing in the client/server era. This...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Location-Based Services: An Important Building Block to Enhance the Customer Experience

    While the explosion in mobile device usage has led to an array of well-publicized IT challenges, it has nonetheless created tremendous business opportunities. Mobility is everywhere; it is in healthcare sites in which mission-critical tablets access medical records to large public venues in which sports fans share game photos over...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Rightsize for the Midsize: Leverage the Network Infrastructure for Competitive Success

    Midsize firms from every region and industry are finding themselves under increasing pressure to improve productivity and business performance. Firms with 100 up to 1,000 or even 2,500 employees are still agile enough to respond to new opportunities, but they typically lack the comprehensive resources of larger companies to empower...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    The Mobile Learning Phenomenon In Education

    As education evolves, so does the way we teach and learn. This report focuses on one of the newest trends, still in its nascent stages—mobile learning. It describes the potential benefits of mobile learning, addresses the challenges and opportunities that introducing mobile learning presents, and provides examples from school districts...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-focused Nextgeneration Firewall

    Most large organizations address network security with an army of tactical point tools like firewalls, VPN gateways, IDSs/IPSs, network proxies, malware sandboxes, web and e-mail gateways, etc. This messy array of independent technologies was adequate ten years ago, but now presents a plethora of operational, policy enforcement, and monitoring challenges....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-Generation Network Security: A Buyers’ Guide

    Today’s adversaries continue to increase their capabilities faster than the defenses deployed to stop them. Whether they are obfuscating their attacks or hiding malicious code within webpages and other files, they are making it more and more difficult to profile and identify legitimate network traffic. This is especially true in...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Five Secrets of Highly Effective Data Centers

    More than ever, the data center is a gateway to opportunity, responsible for bringing together the data, applications, and IT resources needed to support growth and innovation. At Cisco we have the opportunity to observe how data center infrastructure is evolving in response to market and technology trends. In no...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Achieve More with Video Collaboration - Cisco CMR

    As the workforce becomes more mobile and distributed, leaders recognise that video is an essential component of effective business collaboration. Video conferencing is becoming more pervasive, as it delivers a range of proven benefits to teams and orqanisations. Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR) ...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco: Addressing the Full Attack Continuum

    Zero-day attacks and advanced persistent threats have outstripped the capabilities of traditional security methods that rely exclusively on detection and blocking for protection. In fact, 100 percent of companies surveyed by Cisco, as part of our Annual Security Report, have connections to domains that are known to host malicious files...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    NGFW Requirements for SMBs and Distributed Enterprises

    The need for threat-focused next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) that can effectively mitigate risks that traditional unified threat management (UTM) and point solutions cannot is highlighted by numerous studies, including one from Cisco that reported that every organization should assume it has been hacked. Cisco threat researchers found malicious traffic was visible...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX) CVD

    This document is a Cisco Validated Design (CVD) for Cisco Connected Mobile Experience (CMX) Solutions. It presents system-level requirements, recommendations, guidelines, and best practices for detecting, connecting, and engaging mobile users within your venue and leveraging your Wi-Fi network to fit your business needs. As Cisco continues to develop and...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-focused Nextgeneration Firewall

    Most large organizations address network security with an army of tactical point tools like firewalls, VPN gateways, IDSs/IPSs, network proxies, malware sandboxes, web and e-mail gateways, etc. This messy array of independent technologies was adequate ten years ago, but now presents a plethora of operational, policy enforcement, and monitoring challenges....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-Generation Network Security: A Buyers’ Guide

    Today’s adversaries continue to increase their capabilities faster than the defenses deployed to stop them. Whether they are obfuscating their attacks or hiding malicious code within webpages and other files, they are making it more and more difficult to profile and identify legitimate network traffic. This is especially true in...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Paper: Enterprise Network Security Solutions

    Security analysts used to say it’s not a question of if you’ll be attacked but when. Today, the facts are even more alarming: we no longer need to wonder when your network will be targeted. Your business is under attack right now. According to the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco e-book: Tomorrow’s Ideas are Born in Today’s Collaborative Spaces

    Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore - they’re collaboration centres where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. Cisco Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. Download the report to learn how to create...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    IDC paper: The Business Value of UCS as a Platform

    IDC finds that leveraging data analytics in business decisions is becoming a top priority for an increasing number of companies. This in turn is placing new demands on IT organizations; the need is twofold: to manage new streams of unstructured data from sources such as social media and to speed...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Paper: Your Data Centre is Everywhere

    Data is everywhere, so computing and storage resources have to be accessible everywhere as well: from the core of the data centre to the employees, customers, citizens, and machines at the edge. Companies have started to recognise the need to transform the way they manage data and their entire IT...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Virtualized Multi-Tenant Data Center (VMDC) Virtual Services Architecture (VSA) 1.0 Design Guide

    The Cisco® Virtualized Multi-Tenant Data Center (VMDC) solution provides design and implementation guidance for enterprises deploying private cloud services and service providers building virtual private and public cloud services. The Cisco VMDC solution integrates various Cisco and third-party products that are part of the cloud computing ecosystem.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Five Secrets of Highly Effective Data Centers

    More than ever, the data center is a gateway to opportunity, responsible for bringing together the data, applications, and IT resources needed to support growth and innovation. At Cisco we have the opportunity to observe how data center infrastructure is evolving in response to market and technology trends. In no...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    A Data Center Fabric Is Critical to a Next-Generation Data Center

    The data center has gone through many major evolutionary changes over the past several decades, and each change has been defined by major shifts in architectures. The industry moved from the mainframe era to client/server computing and then to Internet computing. In 2011, another major shift began: the shift to...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Migrate from Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches to Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches

    The data center is central to IT strategy and houses the computational power, storage resources, and applications necessary to support an enterprise business. A flexible data center infrastructure than can support and quickly deploy new applications can result in significant competitive advantage, but designing such a data center requires solid...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Data Center Network Evolution: Prepare to Deliver Business Value

    Modern business and technology trends are placing new demands on data centers that were built for a different time and a different set of requirements. Many existing data center networks were designed primarily for traditional voice and data traffic and incorporate assumptions about your applications that no longer are true....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Preparing Its Datacenters for the Next Generation of Virtualization and Hybrid Cloud with Its Application Centric Infrastructure

    The pace of change facing Cisco's IT department is accelerating as new applications, particularly from cloud and mobile environments, become key business enablers. Cisco's IT department, which is responsible for 4,067 production applications and inspecting 27TB of data daily, must be able to deploy such applications quickly, securely, and cost-effectively...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Enterprise Campus Infrastructure

    Cisco® Unified Access establishes a framework that securely, reliably, and seamlessly connects anyone, anywhere, anytime, using any device to any resource. This framework empowers all employees with advanced services, taking advantage of an intelligent, enterprise-wide network to increase revenue, productivity, and customer satisfaction while reducing operational inefficiencies across the business....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    WiFi Evolution Drives the Need for Multigigabit Networks

    Historically, the speed of a wired connection at the access edge has always been faster than that of a wireless connection. This means workers had to choose between the performance of wired connectivity and the convenience of a wireless connection. Consequently, workers often had to modify the way they worked—first,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of Cisco TrustSec

    In January 2015, Cisco commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment enterprises may realize by deploying Cisco TrustSec. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of Cisco TrustSec...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Energy Management Suite

    Imagine being able to see, measure, and manage the energy usage of all the devices in your IT network. How much could you save, for example, if every server, router, switch, laptop, monitor, IP phone, wireless access point, and printer in the enterprise automatically powered up and down based on...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    1GE Edge Switch Study Cisco Catalyst 2960X-48LPD-L

    Cisco engaged Miercom to conduct a competitive analysis of its Catalyst 2960-X switch versus two comparable Hewlett-Packard switches from the 2920 and 5120 product families. Miercom executed comprehensive hands-on testing and evaluated the performance of some widely deployed features that are critical for reliable functioning of enterprise networks. The test...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Double Your Defenses with Cisco Enterprise Network Security Solutions

    Security analysts used to say it’s not a question of if you’ll be attacked but when. Today, the facts are even more alarming: we no longer need to wonder when your network will be targeted. Your business is under attack right now. According to the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Comparative Analysis: Cisco Catalyst 4500E

    Miercom was engaged to conduct a comparative testing of two high-capacity L2 and L3 network switches: the popular Cisco Catalyst 4500E, and a comparably configured, competitive switch, the FastIron SX 1600, from Brocade Communications Systems. Miercom executed comprehensive hands-on testing and evaluated the performance of some widely deployed features that...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Cisco Catalyst 3650 Test Results and Business Outcomes

    It’s the difference between raw data, and information. The Miercom Business Decision Series combines the results of our hands-on testing, with insight on how particular features can positively impact the business bottom line. This report details some of the clear business advantages that the Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series delivers.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Transform the Workspace with Cisco Catalyst Multigigabit Ethernet Switches

    Wi-Fi is about to get a reboot. New 802.11ac Wave 2 products will make it possible to deliver LAN-like multigigabit speeds over the wireless network for the first time, enabling previously unimagined scale and flexibility in the enterprise workspace. But how will businesses capitalize on this new capacity when most...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco Intelligent WAN Technology Design Guide

    Cisco® Validated Designs provide the foundation for systems design based on common use cases or current engineering system priorities. They incorporate a broad set of technologies, features, and applications to address customer needs. Cisco engineers have comprehensively tested and documented each Cisco Validated Design in order to ensure faster, more...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Elevate the Branch-Office Experience with an Application-Centric Platform

    Today’s branch office requires the same level of rich application services as the company headquarters to ensure business innovation and employee productivity. Why are these services needed? What impact do they have on the network, IT staff, and service provider? What is the best way to boost the branch-office network...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    TechWiseTV: Smarter Routers for the Intelligent WAN

    As demands for “right here, right now” information sharing continue to rise, today's organizations are taking a hard look at their branch and remote locations, where performance and service enablement have always been a primary indicator of company wide productivity. In this episode, the TechWiseTV team takes a dive deep...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Hybrid Will Be the New Normal for Next Generation Enterprise WAN

    Public cloud services and mobility are driving business needs where the Internet and MPLS play an equally important role for enterprise connectivity. Network planners must establish a unified WAN with strong integration between these two networks to avoid application performance problems.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Cisco and Akamai Elevate the Customer Digital Experience

    The term “perfect storm” is used to describe when several forces come together and create a large, single event that has transformative effects. A technology perfect storm took place in the 1990s when Internet services, low-cost home computers, browsers and affordable broadband all came together and created the Internet revolution....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization

    WAN optimization increasingly resembles a mature market with increasing feature standardization. Vendor innovation is focused on supporting new application types and deployment options, with WAN optimization migrating toward more diverse platforms or to a WAN cloud.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Boost Innovation With Video Communications

    In today’s global economy, innovation matters. For teams to innovate rapidly and with great frequency, they must be able to clearly communicate and closely collaborate. Miscommunication, misunderstanding and misinterpretation only leads to costly errors, bottlenecked business processes and market misfires. Most of these issues are avoidable.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco e-Book: Data Centres That Deliver

    Organisations thrive when applications and information move faster. But most IT staff spend 70 percent of their time maintaining existing systems - leaving only one day per week for initiatives that create competitive advantage. Cisco looks to flip that ratio. Cisco's integrated infrastructure and IT solutions help you simplify application...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco Case Study: Powering World Motor-Racing Events

    A Cisco Wi-Fi network gives racing community highly secure communications and consistent web access anywhere. Download this case study to learn how Cisco solved all the challenges facing MST: • Provide a robust, resilient Wi-Fi network for rapid race setup all over the world • Protect data security and separation...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    ZK Research: WiFi and the Need for Multigigabit Networks

    Historically, the speed of a wired connection at the access edge has always been faster than that of a wireless connection. This means workers had to choose between the performance of wired connectivity and the convenience of a wireless connection. The era of LAN-like wireless is finally here. Now, users...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    Desktop Collaboration - Office Takeover Video

    Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore - they’re collaboration centres where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. Cisco® Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. View this video to see hoe a company...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report

    Cybersecurity is a broad and complex topic that has a far-reaching impact on users, companies, governments and other entities around the world. The Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report, which presents the research, insights, and perspectives provided by Cisco® Security Research and other security experts within Cisco, explores the ongoing race...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    ESG Paper: Cisco’s Intelligence Security Architecture

    Nowadays, all organisations face an unprecedented threat landscape, resulting in the recent wave of data breaches at organisations like Target, Home Depot, and JPMorgan Chase. Given this dangerous situation, CISOs must move beyond security controls for prevention alone and organisations must vigorously hunt down malicious cyber-activities by collecting and analysing...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    The Cisco 2015 Midyear Security Report

    As adversaries rapidly refine their ability to develop and deploy malware that can breach network defences and evade detection, the security industry, as a whole, struggles to innovate at a similar pace. This dynamic creates a significant problem for organizations investing in security products and services: They often end up...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forbes Paper: Boost Innovation With Video

    Video communications and videoconferencing have been a part of corporate life for decades. It already is a staple of executive conference rooms, and many larger organizations maintain in-house or contracted video capabilities for special events and presentations. Now, thanks to easy-to-use technology and affordable options, a wide range of employees...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems