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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Best Practices Approach for Migrating to Richer Collaboration

    Businesses are exploring new delivery models to support increased collaboration. They are considering a variety of models, such as on premises, cloud (public/private), and/or hybrid, to gain flexibility, simplified management, and more consistent services. They are also considering a variety of infrastructure options like dedicated, hosted, and/or virtualized. Find out...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forbes Insights - Boost Innovation With Video Communications

    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

  • Downloads // Mar 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) brings together our...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Mar 2015

    Frost Industry Quotient - Asia- Pacific Network Firewall Vendors 2014

    A new paradigm shift in IT security is starting to emerge as enterprises begin to accept the possibility that their organizations may be breached, even after they have invested significantly in security technologies to prevent such incidents from happening. As a result, more enterprises are looking beyond a preventive approach,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Continuous Endpoint Threat Detection and Response in a Point-in-Time World

    The only way to defeat today’s security threats is to address them holistically across the full attack continuum - before, during, and after an attack. Cisco’s approach of continuous endpoint analysis in combination with a big data architecture is foundational to this model. Our innovations in advanced malware protection include:...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Mar 2015

    Cisco Annual Security Report 2015

    Despite advances by the security industry, criminals continue to evolve their approaches to break through security defenses. New threat intelligence and trend analysis in the Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report show that attackers are realizing that bigger and bolder are not always better. Understand how attackers are using gaps between...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC Brief - Assessing the Business Value of the Secured Datacenter

    With recent high-profile breaches at some of the largest retailers and financial institutions worldwide, there has been an increase in awareness, rising to the executive and even board levels. This IDC Brief explores the shift to "3rd Platform" era which is built on a foundation of mobile, social, Big Data,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    COFFE: Ciphertext Output Feedback Faithful Encryption

    "In this paper, the authors introduce the first authenticated encryption scheme based on a hash function, called COFFE. This paper has been motivated by the challenge to fit se-cure cryptography into constrained devices - some of these devices have to use a hash function, anyway, and the challenge is to...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Experiments in Encrypted and Searchable Network Audit Logs

    "Network telemetry in the form of NetFlow, IPFix, Syslogs and others, constitute important data about network activity. Such telemetry is considered valuable for network planning, security forensics and audits. The authors consider the scenario where a consumer can securely outsource their network telemetry data to a Cloud Service Provider (CSP)...

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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....

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  • 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...

    Provided 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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

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  • 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

    Provided 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.

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.).

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  • 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...

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  • 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.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Best Practices Approach for Migrating to Richer Collaboration

    Businesses are exploring new delivery models to support increased collaboration. They are considering a variety of models, such as on premises, cloud (public/private), and/or hybrid, to gain flexibility, simplified management, and more consistent services. They are also considering a variety of infrastructure options like dedicated, hosted, and/or virtualized. Find out...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forbes Insights - Boost Innovation With Video Communications

    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

  • Downloads // Mar 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) brings together our...

    Sponsored 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 // 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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,...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    The Cisco Powered Network Cloud: An Exciting Managed Services Opportunity

    The cloud computing phenomenon is generating a lot of interest worldwide because of its potential to offer services on demand, at lower cost than current options, and with less complexity, greater scalability, and wider reach. The opportunities for providers of managed services to benefit from this model are significant and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Router Virtualization in Service Providers

    Several factors are contributing to a growing need for virtualization in the Point Of Presence (POP) and data center: a desire to reduce capital costs by buying fewer chassis, a desire to reduce operational costs by deploying fewer chassis and simplifying topologies, and a strong push to decrease the environmental...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Secure Cloud Architecture

    As the IT landscape rapidly changes, cost reduction pressures, focus on time to market, and employee empowerment are compelling enterprises and IT service providers to develop innovative strategies to address these challenges. The cloud computing approach to IT service delivery has become a key area requiring attention. The abstraction of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Network Virtualization - Access Control Design Guide

    The term network virtualization refers to the creation of logical isolated network partitions overlaid on top of a common physical infrastructure (see Figure 1). Each partition is logically isolated from the others, and must behave and appear as a fully dedicated network to provide privacy, security, and an independent set...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Cloud Computing in the Public Sector: Public Manager's Guide to Evaluating and Adopting Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing - delivering infrastructure, services, and software on demand via the network - offers attractive advantages to the public sector. For example, it has the potential to reduce information and communications technology (ICT) costs by virtualizing capital assets like disk storage and processing cycles into a readily available, affordable...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Cisco TelePresence - Complimentary Calculator and Meeting Offer

    Experience Cisco TelePresence for yourself and discover impressive productivity, efficiency, and collaboration advantages. Conduct a business meeting using Cisco TelePresence at a location near you and see how quickly Cisco TelePresence can pay for itself. Learn how to connect with people in ways never before possible.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Cisco TelePresence Solutions - Collaboration for Everyone, Everywhere

    To thrive today, you have to collaborate with colleagues, partners, and customers globally at a moment's notice. Cisco TelePresence creates a live, face-to-face communication experience that empowers you to meet, share content, create high-quality video recordings, scale the influence of your experts, and deliver powerful personalized services. And you...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    On the Fair Coexistence of Loss and Delay-Based TCP

    Delay-based TCP variants continue to attract a large amount of attention in the networking community. Potentially, they offer the possibility to efficiently use network resources while at the same time achieving low queueing delay and virtually zero packet loss. One major impediment to the deployment of delay-based TCP variants is...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    IR Tech Talk: Changing the Future of Networking

    The webcast will introduce an innovation that will forever change the Internet and its impact on consumers, businesses and governments and will help service providers prepare to deliver this innovation.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Fibre Channel Over Ethernet - A Practical Alternative

    Based on comprehensive testing performed by Cisco and NetApp, this white paper explores whether Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) is a viable and practical alternative to current Storage Area Networking (SAN) solutions such as Fibre Channel (FC) and Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI). The testing clearly demonstrated that FCoE...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Cisco Wide Area Application Services Optimizes Application Delivery From the Cloud

    The adoption of cloud-based computing and applications promises to improve the agility, efficiency, and cost effectiveness of IT operations required to provision, scale, and deliver applications to the enterprise. However, as with other new technology trends, delivering applications from the cloud to the remote sites creates additional challenges in application...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Virtual Machine Mobility With Vmware VMotion and Cisco Data Center Interconnect Technologies

    VMware has been the industry leader in virtualization technologies for the past decade and has brought to the data center several new features that enable faster and better provisioning of business-critical applications. One of the features is the VMware VMotion' technology that allows virtual machine mobility between two VMware vSphere...

    Provided 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 // 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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 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

  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Firm Transforms Global Customer Support With Online Meetings

    The Superstructure Group is a leading provider of technology products and consultancy services for the security intelligence, corporate surveillance, fraud investigation, aviation safety, and risk management industries. They wanted to engage with customers and prospects worldwide while reducing travel, resolve customer support issues more quickly and effectively, increase customer satisfaction,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Healthcare Network Uses Online Meetings to Connect Providers

    NEMICS wants to increase knowledge-sharing among multidisciplinary cancer care teams, leverage existing video conferencing technology and share and view radiology and pathology images online. NEMICS chose cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco WebEx technology where web conferencing lets medical workers in rural areas participate in multidisciplinary team meetings,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Sep 2010

    Web Conferencing Drives Efficiency for Healthcare Technology Firm

    Medical Information Technology, Inc. (MEDITECH) has been providing integrated information systems to the healthcare industry since 1969. They wanted to provide ongoing MEDITECH software training without requiring travel and lost productivity for staff or customers and strengthen customer engagements. MEDITECH chose cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco WebEx...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Second Opinion Consultation Takes Place Online Using WebEx

    The Santa Maria Nuova Hospital is the main healthcare facility in Reggio Emilia province. Over the last few years, the hospital has improved the network connecting. The aim was to submit the materials being viewed to colleagues and specialists, especially in cases of particular clinical interest, while at the same...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    Software Developer Avoids Planes, Experiences Profit Gains

    Issues Central Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, the company has customers located around the globe, in the United States, Europe, South America, and Africa. They wanted to maintain elite boutique company model while extending global reach, reduce time and money spent traveling and provide employees greater flexibility and work-life balance. Issues...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Enterprise Data Center Topology

    A typical large enterprise network often consists of multiple data centers, each with a responsibility for supporting key functions. In general, these data centers can be classified into three types: Internet, extranet and Intranet. The Internet data center, which is used by external clients connecting from the Internet, supports the...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Data Center Design - IP Network Infrastructure

    The Cisco Data Center 3.0 architecture is built on the concept of investment protection, allowing incremental integration of new technologies and platforms into the existing infrastructure to meet changing business needs. Specific business requirements in the enterprise data center can dictate highly customized topologies, but often many of the same...

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