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  • 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

  • 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...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • 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

  • 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,...

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  • 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:...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

    Provided 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...

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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.

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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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  • 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.

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  • 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...

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  • 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 // Sep 2007

    Data Loss Prevention Best Practices: Managing Sensitive Data in the Enterprise

    While a great deal of attention has been given to protecting companies' electronic assets from outside threats - from intrusion prevention systems to firewalls to vulnerability management - organizations must now turn their attention to an equally dangerous situation: the problem of data loss from the inside. In fact, in...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2007

    Best Practices for Migrating Your First Generation SANs to Cisco MDS 9000

    With the ongoing quest to efficiently manage the many costs of the data growth, many organizations are considering their options to migrate from a first generation SAN platform to a SAN Director platform. But before one realizes the benefits, he or she first needs to address the challenges associated with...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Optimizing 802.11n Design and Performance

    Fueled largely by the emergence of new applications and the need for nonstop access to voice and video by mobile users, demand for 802.11n is growing rapidly. This webcast will help the attendee to gain a technical understanding of how to optimize design and performance for 802.11n networks so one...

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  • Presentations // Mar 2009

    Unite Data Center Technologies with the Cisco Unified Computing System - Flash Overview

    Cisco is transforming the data center. Learn more about the foundation technologies of the Cisco Unified Computing Architecture and how Cisco has unified data center technologies, simplified the infrastructure, and amplified system functionality over legacy server deployments. See key functionality of the Cisco Unified Computing System that you can leverage...

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  • Resource Center // Feb 2009

    Basic Networking: What You Need to Know

    Basic networking consists of two essential pieces of equipment: switches and routers. If you know how this hardware works, you'll have a fundamental understanding of basic networking as well. Knowing more about basic networking can help you make better decisions about the network design, services, and features your business needs...

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  • Resource Center // Feb 2009

    How Does a Network Switch Work?

    How does a network switch work? How does it compare to a hub or router? This page offers a brief overview that explains the differences between these essential pieces of network hardware.

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  • Resource Center // Aug 2008

    Networking Solutions for Small Business

    Networking solutions for small business can keep your employees connected and productive whether they are. Learn how.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2007

    Understanding EtherChannel Load Balancing and Redundancy on Catalyst Switches

    Fast EtherChannel allows multiple physical Fast Ethernet links to combine into one logical channel. This allows load sharing of traffic among the links in the channel as well as redundancy in the event that one or more links in the channel fail. Fast EtherChannel can be used to interconnect LAN...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    802.11n for K-12: Empower Learning and Collaboration With High-Speed Wireless

    The attendee of this webcast will discover how to empower greater learning and collaboration for the school and school district with 802.11n wireless. The presenters of this webcast discuss how the Cisco Unified Wireless Network is providing reliable wireless services to their teachers, students, guests, and administrators. The attendee will...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    802.11n for Higher Education: Exceed Your Mobility and Wireless Expectations

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to exceed the mobility expectations of the students, faculty, staff, and administrators with 802.11n wireless. The presenters will discuss the benefits of their pervasive Cisco Unified Wireless Network. The attendee will gain insight into the value of high-performance wireless for the delivery...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Beyond Casual Mobility: Building Wireless LANs That Scale

    The attendee of this webcast will learn strategies for deploying high scale, wireless LANs. Discover tips for architecting wireless LANs that integrate with the wired LAN and scale to meet a variety of application needs across an array of topologies. The attendee will find out how to validate the performance...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Cisco Data Center Interconnect (DCI) Solutions

    The presenter of this webcast will provide the latest information on Cisco Data Center Interconnect (DCI) Solutions, a key element of Cisco Data Center 3.0 vision and strategy, providing a range of capabilities designed to meet LAN extension business requirements. The attendee of this webcast will learn about Cisco DCI...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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 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...

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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 // Jun 2009

    Application Control: Using Zone-Based Firewall to Control Instant Messaging and Peer-to-Peer Applications

    Instant messaging and peer-to-peer applications are two of the most widely used applications on the Internet. Most organizations view these applications as frivolous ways to consume expensive resources, including employee time and network bandwidth. Furthermore, instant messaging and peer-to-peer networks can act as a conduit for malicious threats such as...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Using Cisco NAM Reporting With Cisco WAAS

    This paper describe the NAM 4.0 reports that can be leveraged for WAAS deployments. This whitepaper is intended for the use of Cisco NAM and Cisco WAAS field. Readers are assumed to be generally familiar with NAM and WAAS functionality. The following section in this paper will serve as introduction...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Bright House Networks and Cisco: A Successful Approach to Tru2way Implementation for Cable MSOs

    Bright House Networks is a US-based cable operation with multiple systems located across the country. It has been quick to embrace advanced technologies, successfully positioning itself as a frontrunner in the development and deployment of services such as CallerID-on-TV, Video-on-Demand (VoD), and enhanced television services such as Start Over. Bright...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Virtual Desktop Infrastructure: Meet the Challenge With Cisco Unified Computing System

    The Cisco Unified Computing System is designed to meet the unique requirements of VDI deployments. The Cisco Unified Computing System is an integrated, scalable, and manageable platform in which all resources are managed from a unified management domain. The simplified architecture helps reduce acquisition costs and enables more efficient power...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    P3 Healthcare ICT Investment Model : A How-To Guide for Executives and Healthcare Boards

    Every day, all over the world, health departments, hospital boards, CEOs, and healthcare investment bodies make decisions about healthcare funding. Most view healthcare Information and Communications Technology (ICT) - including clinical, administrative, diagnostic, and imaging technologies - as a black hole that swallows millions of investment dollars with limited, visible...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    A Compelling IP Backhaul Alternative for Mobile Operators Confronting Increasing Volumes of High Speed Packet Access Traffic

    This paper explores the dramatic and continuing increase in data traffic within mobile service provider networks - specifically traffic based on HSPA and associated standards - and presents a solution for cost-effectively providing more bandwidth in the Radio Access Network (RAN) for backhaul of data traffic. The Cisco solution, Mobile...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Video Quality Assurance Across IP Networks: Challenges, Requirements & Winning Strategies

    As customers demand increasing flexibility to receive video services anywhere and anytime with the best possible quality of service, cable operators of all types have deployed IP next-generation networks, which provide new levels of scalability, flexibility and fault resilience, while acting as a platform for the rapid deployment of new...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Priority Flow Control: Build Reliable Layer 2 Infrastructure

    This paper describes Priority Flow Control (PFC), one of the functions of IEEE 802.1 Data Center Bridging, introduced to address reliability at Layer 2 on the Ethernet medium. PFC enables lossless semantics for a subset of the Layer 2 flows carried on an Ethernet segment. The subset of flows subject...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Identifying Incidents Using Firewall and IOS Router Syslog Events

    The focus of this paper is the analysis of data contained in the memory buffer of the device, using tools native to the device itself, after a trigger event has occurred. This kind of analysis may require an administrator to obtain additional information about the event. This paper does not...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Migrating From Traditional to Flexible NetFlow

    Some might simply think of using Flexible NetFlow the same way they have used Traditional NetFlow: that is, with the same flow record and by exporting with NetFlow Version 5 or NetFlow Version 9. Although this is possible and provides an interim solution to achieving a smooth migration that does...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Data Center Interconnect: Layer 2 Extension Between Remote Data Centers

    Cisco recommends retaining Layer 2 domains within each data center. However to meet new application framework requirements or for migration purposes, an enterprise may have to extend Layer 2 beyond the data center. If there is no Layer 3 alternative, Cisco recommends the three approaches listed here. These approaches allow...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Security Considerations for SaaS Email: Overview of Cisco WebEx Mail Multi-Layer Security Model

    As enterprises increasingly turn to application outsourcing for the inherent cost and resource efficiencies, IT remains responsible for delivering the required uninterrupted capabilities to the business. When it comes to email, a foundational service for today's enterprises, an outsourced solution initially raises concerns about the loss of control over the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Private Cloud Computing for Enterprises: Meet the Demands of High Utilization and Rapid Change

    Customers today can take the first step with Cisco toward cloud computing and private clouds, as the enterprise IT infrastructure evolves toward a cost-effective, ubiquitous, easily accessible, reliable and efficient utility service, with unified management for ease of delivery. Private clouds keep the benefits of cloud computing under the control...

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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...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Best Practices in Using Reputation-Based Anti-Spam Services for Email Security

    One of the most efficient, least costly and, remarkably, most effective anti-spam techniques is IP reputation filtering. An incredibly inexpensive technique for the anti-spam gateway, IP reputation filtering can be used to identify 80 percent (or more) of spam without even looking at message content. IP reputation services have become...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Comparing Industry Leading Anti-Spam Services

    The following analysis summarizes the spam catch and false positive rates of the leading anti-spam vendors. Compiled by Opus One, an independent research firm, this report provides data to objectively compare the market's most popular anti-spam solutions. All of the anti-spam solutions tested are in Gartner's 2008 "Leaders" or "Challengers"...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Hyperconnectivity and the Approaching Zettabyte Era

    This white paper is part of the Cisco Visual Networking Index, an ongoing initiative to track and forecast the impact of visual networking applications. This paper presents some of the key findings of Cisco's global IP traffic forecast and explores the implications of IP traffic growth for the service providers.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Cisco Cloud Computing - Data Center Strategy, Architecture, and Solutions

    Public sector and federal government agencies are looking for better vehicles to tame IT budgets, and at the same time provide agile IT services to organizations, citizens and constituents. The paradigm of cloud computing, which has been recently introduced and developed, offers means for public managers and government executives to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Cisco Unified Wireless Network Solution Positioning for the New PCI DSS Wireless Guideline

    This paper directly addresses the recommendations listed in the "Information Supplement: PCI DSS Wireless Guideline." This paper addresses these guidelines in relation to the Cisco Unified Wireless Network, including CAPWAP devices, the Cisco Unified Wireless LAN Controller, Mobility Services Engine (MSE), Cisco Adaptive wireless IPS (wIPS) service, and Cisco Wireless...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Cisco Open Platform for Safety and Security: Understand the Mobile Force Architecture Building Block

    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 comprises six building blocks: Command and Control, Mission-Critical Network, Incident Collaboration, Sensing and Actuation, Mobile Force, and Citizen-Authority Interaction. This white paper, intended...

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