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  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report

    The recently-released Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report offers a cross-industry look at the major security concerns at the moment as well as malware and vulnerability trends that will be significant in projecting healthcare IT security focuses in the future. The report highlights three key findings – attacks against infrastructure, perimeter...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Successful Video Deployments Require Attention to Architecture: Connecting Everything to Everyone from Anywhere

    This paper will discuss the changing nature of business today, including the impact of an increasingly mobile and virtual workforce in a BYOT world; highlight the key benefits Frost & Sullivan research shows video conferencing can deliver; note advancements in video technology that are making it easy to deploy to...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Collaboration Case Study: Nationwide Financial Firm

    Nationwide, a United Kingdom financial services firm, needed better ways to attract and retain customers in a highly competitive market. Read about how Cisco Remote Expert Smart Solution helps Nationwide improve customer service while beating mortgage market competition. Read more..

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers with Intelligent Intel Xeon Processors for Microsoft Exchange Server

    Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) C-Series Rack Servers and B-Series Blade Servers with intelligent Intel® Xeon® processors deliver messaging flexibility and choice to businesses of every size. Read this white paper to find out how you can adequately support and scale servers like Microsoft Exchange, whilst reducing operating expenses,...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco UCS with Intel Xeon Processors: Built for Virtualization and Consolidation

    Although virtualization technology has made server consolidation possible, it has also created many challenges. Infrastructure is complex, difficult, and time consuming to scale. Network ownership is split between network and server administrators. Security is managed by least-common-denominator approaches. And the massive number of virtual machines these environments spawn taxes server,...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Security Without Compromise: Context-Aware and Adaptive Next-Generation Firewalls

    Mobility has brought down the wall between business and personal, spiking corporate productivity and putting work/life balance within reach. The bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon is a way to be constantly connected for work, family, and play. Companies that do not adapt and allow people to work where, when, and how they...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Getting the Most Out of Your Next-Generation Firewall

    Network administrators are encountering the highest levels of change in history as they attempt to balance security with productivity. Rapidly evolving business trends are challenging them to provide widespread but safe Internet access, allowing employees to use legitimate business applications while using their device of choice. Applications have evolved to...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD Smart Solution

    Today's CIO must deliver innovative business solutions and give employees more freedom to work the way they want - all while reducing IT complexity. Consumer devices have proven to be a cost effective and attractive way to keep employees engaged and productive, but many organizations struggle with securely introducing these...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD: Device freedom without compromising the IT network

    To understand the challenges Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) poses, it is helpful to understand the business trends that are driving BYOD adoption. BYOD has become one of the most influential trends that has or will touch each and every IT organization. The BYOD trend means much more than...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Auction Company Makes Network Access Safer, Faster

    Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers conducts hundreds of live, unreserved public auctions of used heavy equipment and trucks every year. Their challenges are to prevent network outages and protect sensitive information; provide great experience for employees and customers and minimize workload for small IT team. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Educational Community Cloud Supports Learning Excellence

    Kennisnet is a public educational organization that supports Dutch primary, secondary and vocational education institutions in the effective use of IT. Their challenges are to enable scalable and secure virtual data center services for education-related institutions and find cost effective, high-performance alternative to public cloud offerings. They chose Cisco to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    School Simplifies E-Rate Funding by Moving to Cloud Solution

    Perspectives Charter schools operates five open-enrollment public schools, serving 2300 students. Their challenges are to obtain reliable, high-quality communications services at low cost, simplify funding for communications system maintenance and help school staff collaborates across locations. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented replaced on-premises voice system...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Global Company Transforms Culture with Cloud-Based Collaboration

    D+M group is a global company dedicated to enhancing life through inspired sound solutions delivered anytime, anywhere. Their challenges are to increase operational efficiency, promote innovation by fostering collaboration and lower communications total cost of ownership. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented common cloud collaboration platform...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Managed Services Provider Makes Rain with Cloud Offerings

    OnX Enterprise Solutions has become one of North America's foremost independent enterprise data center infrastructure and solution providers. Their challenges are to evolve cloud offerings to meet changing customer demand, focus on software-as-a-service model to deliver key business applications from cloud and tap into growing market for cloud-based disaster recovery...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Service Provider Takes Customers to Cloud with Flexible Computing

    Cable & Wireless Worldwide (CWW) provides integrated communications and data-hosting services to large enterprises and mid-market customers in both the public and private sectors. Their challenges are to expand hosting product range with agile multitenant hosting offering to strategically grow hosting services and acquire secure, high-availability, and trustworthy infrastructure to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Australian University Powers Innovative Teaching and Research

    Swinburne University of Technology has been strongly committed to delivering innovative education using the best technology. Their challenges are supporting learning with rich collaboration and high-performance applications and rapidly scaling data center resources to meet IT demands. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented leverage integrated FlexPod solution,...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Powering Italy's Information Society

    Cineca powers Italy's information society. The nonprofit consortium provides High-Performance Computing (HPC) services. Their challenges are to address immediate priority to accelerate customer projects and provide path for data center evolution and virtualization. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented adopt Cisco data center 3.0 approach; deploy Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    IT Vendor Operates More Effectively with Innovative Infrastructure

    ASBIS SK is the largest IT distribution company in the Slovak republic, offering more than 60 hardware and software brands. Their challenges are to enhance security, scalability, and flexibility, reduce capital and operational expenses and overcome hardware obsolescence. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implement Cisco hosted cloud...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    Insurance Provider Improves Scalability and Enhances Services

    AmWINS is a visionary in specialty insurance distribution that manages over US $6.7 billion in insurance premiums annually. Their challenges are unifying data center and branch operations, improving network scalability and reliability and delivering higher-value services to employees and clients. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implement standardize...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    Secure Data Center Solution Spurs Economic Growth

    The Montana Economic Revitalization and Development Institute (MERDI) have a broad mission. Their challenges are to provide advanced IT services to local government, nonprofit and business organizations to promote economic growth, help ensure security in multitenant environment and simplify network and security operations. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    Service Provider Builds Secure Private Cloud for Banking

    Finanz Informatik Technologie Service (FI-TS) is an information services provider for the financial services sector in Germany. Their challenges are to keep existing customers loyal, while generating new business, launch cloud-based computing service designed to match security and compliance levels required by finance industry and reduce IT production costs and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution with Citrix XenDesktop: Deliver Desktops and Applications as On-Demand Services

    Citrix XenDesktop is a desktop virtualization solution that transforms Windows desktops and applications into an on-demand service available to any user, anywhere, on any device. With XenDesktop, you can securely deliver individual Windows, web and SaaS applications, or full virtual desktops, to PCs, Macs, tablets, smartphones, laptops and thin clients—all...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Educational Service Provider Gains Agility to Quickly Scale Up or Down

    Synergis education provides educational services for colleges and universities that are evolving to serve a new type of student. Their challenges are quickly add communications services in new locations as business expands free IT resources to focus on the core business and minimize Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). They chose...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Image Hosting Service Implements Flexible Cloud Infrastructure

    Photobucket is one of the world's largest image and video hosting services. Their challenges are using resources more efficiently to compete with competitors, establishing flexible cloud infrastructure to streamline operations and reducing data center size, complexity, and maintenance. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implement deployed FlexPod infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Cloud Provider Delivers Enterprise-Class Computing and Disaster Recovery

    iland is a leading cloud service provider that delivers managed infrastructure, backup, and disaster recovery to organizations of all sizes. Their challenges are they need to expand proven cloud operations globally, maximize employee productivity through automated, repeatable processes and extend reliable backup and disaster recovery without sacrificing performance. They chose...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts Builds Consolidated Data Center

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts is the 7th smallest, but the 14th most populous and the 3rd most densely populated state in the United States. Their challenges are they need to consolidate and find greater efficiencies, support disaster recovery while reducing costs and reduce dependency on third-party data center. They chose Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Texas County Deploys New Data Center to Optimize Operations

    Denton County is one of the fastest-growing in the United States. Their challenges are they need to support increased demand for data center space, build new data center with latest technology and increase physical space and cooling capacity in data center. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Bank Gains Superior SAN Manageability

    The Banco Nacional de Costa Rica is the largest bank in Costa Rica and Central America. Its network supports 170 offices and more than 400 ATMs across the country. Their challenges are they need to expand SAN network capacity and support virtualized environment, improve availability and simplify management of multiple...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco and VMware: Virtualizing the Desktop

    The traditional approach to managing desktops in a global enterprise has become untenable. Increasingly, geographically dispersed user endpoints, in the form of desktop and laptop computers and personal devices, are making “desktop” management and security nearly impossible. Operating costs are increasing dramatically as IT departments struggle with the security and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco Publishes Industry’s First and Best VMware View Planner Benchmark Result

    Cisco has the distinction of being the first in the industry to announce top VMware View Planner benchmark results. Highlights The Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) can deliver scalable, uncompromised desktop virtualization performance for extremely rigorous workloads. Cisco’s dedication to ultra-simplified, high-performance, and cost effective virtual desktops infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Infographic: Collaboration Solutions: How Far Have We Come – And What are the Implications for your Midsize Business?

    For the midsize business, technologies like video conferencing and mobile collaboration can accelerate innovation and accelerate decision making. Our Summer 2013 survey of business and IT professionals from across EMEA reveals how they’re benefiting – and where the challenges lie. How does your own experience compare? Download this Infographic to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Forrester Whitepaper: Successfully Deploying Communications And Collaboration Solutions To Meet The Needs Of Your Medium ­Size Business

    Whether you’re a growing medium­ size business (MB), a thriving multinational, a small local player, or somewhere in between, the way your employees communicate today differs significantly from how they did as little as five — even three — years ago. Why? Simply put, it’s a difference in technology and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Leadership and Technology: Video Communications Benefits Midmarket Enterprises

    Midmarket enterprises strive for success in a highly competitive landscape. Being successful means consistently making smart decisions—including smart technology use. Today, technology should enable an enterprise to meet the needs of its employees and customers; in the future, it should allow businesses to make simple but value-rich changes. Implemented technology...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Leadership and technology: a total-cost-of-ownership comparison for unified communications

    Mid-market enterprises strive for success. Being successful means consistently making smart decisions – including smart technology purchases. Technology should enable a mid-market enterprise to meet the needs of its employees and customers today, and also allow a business to make simple but value-rich changes in the future. Technology must support...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco UCS with Intel® Xeon® Processors: Built for Virtualization and Consolidation

    Although virtualization technology has made server consolidation possible, it has also created many challenges. Infrastructure is complex, difficult, and time consuming to scale. Network ownership is split between network and server administrators. Security is managed by least-common-denominator approaches. And the massive number of virtual machines these environments spawn taxes server,...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IT Agility Delivered: Cisco Unified Computing System

    Information technology organizations are in the midst of a major transition. As they move from being cost centers to integrated, strategic parts of the business, IT administrators, managers, and executives are keenly aware of the challenges they face. While the pace of most industries has been accelerated through the...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Delivering on the promise of virtualization: Cisco Unified Computing Systems

    This document describes Cisco UCS by looking at how its three main components—unified fabric, unified management, and powerful servers with intelligent Intel® Xeon® processors—solve the problems that virtualization creates. Sponsored by Cisco and Intel® Intel and the Intel logo are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Enabling Customers to Set Up Data Centers in Minutes

    FASTWEB is a leading telecommunications provider in Italy. Their challenges are they need to create new revenue streams, enhance customer retention and improve market positioning. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco unified data center architecture, including Cisco intelligent automation for cloud, Cisco unified computing system servers,...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Texas Schools Turn to IT to Secure Grounds and Facilities

    Katy Independent School District (ISD) is charged with providing instruction to upwards of 60,000 students. Their challenges are to improve physical security across all campuses in growing district, provide day-and-night IP-based surveillance of premises and high-risk areas and navigate major upgrade to video surveillance system in tight timeframe. They chose...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Dec 2013

    Laser Pioneer Secures Network End-to-End to Protect Assets

    Coherent, Inc. (NASDAQ: COHR) is a world leader in photonics-based solutions. Their challenges are to mitigate inbound, outbound web threats to protect network and address cost and staff efficiencies. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implement integrate cloud web security to protect web access, institute security Service-Level Agreement...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers with Intelligent Intel Xeon Processors for Microsoft Exchange Server

    Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) C-Series Rack Servers and B-Series Blade Servers with intelligent Intel® Xeon® processors deliver messaging flexibility and choice to businesses of every size. Read this white paper to find out how you can adequately support and scale servers like Microsoft Exchange, whilst reducing operating expenses,...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco UCS with Intel Xeon Processors: Built for Virtualization and Consolidation

    Although virtualization technology has made server consolidation possible, it has also created many challenges. Infrastructure is complex, difficult, and time consuming to scale. Network ownership is split between network and server administrators. Security is managed by least-common-denominator approaches. And the massive number of virtual machines these environments spawn taxes server,...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report

    The recently-released Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report offers a cross-industry look at the major security concerns at the moment as well as malware and vulnerability trends that will be significant in projecting healthcare IT security focuses in the future. The report highlights three key findings – attacks against infrastructure, perimeter...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Successful Video Deployments Require Attention to Architecture: Connecting Everything to Everyone from Anywhere

    This paper will discuss the changing nature of business today, including the impact of an increasingly mobile and virtual workforce in a BYOT world; highlight the key benefits Frost & Sullivan research shows video conferencing can deliver; note advancements in video technology that are making it easy to deploy to...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Collaboration Case Study: Nationwide Financial Firm

    Nationwide, a United Kingdom financial services firm, needed better ways to attract and retain customers in a highly competitive market. Read about how Cisco Remote Expert Smart Solution helps Nationwide improve customer service while beating mortgage market competition. Read more..

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Security Without Compromise: Context-Aware and Adaptive Next-Generation Firewalls

    Mobility has brought down the wall between business and personal, spiking corporate productivity and putting work/life balance within reach. The bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon is a way to be constantly connected for work, family, and play. Companies that do not adapt and allow people to work where, when, and how they...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD Smart Solution

    Today's CIO must deliver innovative business solutions and give employees more freedom to work the way they want - all while reducing IT complexity. Consumer devices have proven to be a cost effective and attractive way to keep employees engaged and productive, but many organizations struggle with securely introducing these...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD: Device freedom without compromising the IT network

    To understand the challenges Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) poses, it is helpful to understand the business trends that are driving BYOD adoption. BYOD has become one of the most influential trends that has or will touch each and every IT organization. The BYOD trend means much more than...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Getting the Most Out of Your Next-Generation Firewall

    Network administrators are encountering the highest levels of change in history as they attempt to balance security with productivity. Rapidly evolving business trends are challenging them to provide widespread but safe Internet access, allowing employees to use legitimate business applications while using their device of choice. Applications have evolved to...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution with Citrix XenDesktop: Deliver Desktops and Applications as On-Demand Services

    Citrix XenDesktop is a desktop virtualization solution that transforms Windows desktops and applications into an on-demand service available to any user, anywhere, on any device. With XenDesktop, you can securely deliver individual Windows, web and SaaS applications, or full virtual desktops, to PCs, Macs, tablets, smartphones, laptops and thin clients—all...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco and VMware: Virtualizing the Desktop

    The traditional approach to managing desktops in a global enterprise has become untenable. Increasingly, geographically dispersed user endpoints, in the form of desktop and laptop computers and personal devices, are making “desktop” management and security nearly impossible. Operating costs are increasing dramatically as IT departments struggle with the security and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Cisco Publishes Industry’s First and Best VMware View Planner Benchmark Result

    Cisco has the distinction of being the first in the industry to announce top VMware View Planner benchmark results. Highlights The Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) can deliver scalable, uncompromised desktop virtualization performance for extremely rigorous workloads. Cisco’s dedication to ultra-simplified, high-performance, and cost effective virtual desktops infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    2013 Cisco Annual Security Report

    Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the rapidly expanding attack surface found in today’s "any-to-any" world, where individuals are using any device to access business applications in a network environment that utilizes decentralized cloud services. The 2013 Cisco Annual Security Report highlights global threat trends based on real-world data, and provides...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Dec 2011

    By Virtualizing, Hospital Downsizes Data Center, Cuts Costs

    The Denver Health and Hospital Authority is the Rocky Mountain Region's Level I academic trauma center and the safety-net hospital for the Denver area. They want to streamline troubleshooting of complex data center problems, downsize data center while optimizing utilization and performance and provide universal access to data center, application....

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Health Insurance Company Improves Service and Cuts Cost

    As a leading Swiss healthcare insurance provider, Groupe Mutuel Association d'Assureurs has 1.4 million clients and is ranked second in its market. They want to improve operational resilience and enhance service capability, while lowering costs. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. FlexPod architecture based on Cisco Nexus switching, Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Hospitals Upgrade Data Center to Deliver New Medical Applications

    As a not-for-profit healthcare system, Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH) is dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of people throughout the region. They want to improve data center performance, standardize on single data center vendor to streamline infrastructure and management and reduce data center resources, including support, space, power, and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Oct 2013

    NHL Team Prepares for Future Technologies With Cisco and Tegile

    The Minnesota Wild National Hockey League (NHL) franchise has excited devoted hockey fans in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, making its first playoff appearance in only its third season. Their challenges are to streamline infrastructure management to support increased interaction with clients, managing and planning for infrastructure growth and following sustainability...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Feb 2012

    County Reduces Costs While Expanding Data Center Capabilities

    McHenry County, Illinois is located 50 miles northwest of Chicago, along the Wisconsin border. Their challenges are to create scalable, virtual environment and reduce power and cooling costs. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Virtualized existing data center and expanded data center capabilities through UCS. The results of deploying...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Kelley Blue Book Maximizes Kbb.com Value With Private Cloud Built by Trace3 and Enabled by FlexPod

    Kelley Blue Book is a leading vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by consumers and the automotive industry. Their challenge is to refresh kbb.com infrastructure for agility, innovation, and competitive edge. Build private cloud on FlexPod to enable within-minutes web updates, enhanced services, and new revenue streams....

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Nutrition Company Upgrades IT Infrastructure for Flexibility

    Herbalife is a global nutrition company that sells weight-management, nutrition, and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Their challenges are to establish flexible networking infrastructure that efficiently scales, improve collaboration and communication between employees and customers globally and deliver reliable network and agile services. They chose Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Cloud Services Provider Boosts Performance and Scalability

    nGenx has evolved into a pioneer of hosted desktop virtualization and cloud-based application delivery. Meet growing demand for cloud services in the data center, improve scalability and manageability within the cloud environment and support high-performance applications. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Standardized on Cisco Unified Data Center solutions...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    IT Services Provider Deploys Cloud-Ready Infrastructure

    EarthLink is an IT services, network, and communications provider with an extensive network spanning 29,421 fiber route miles. They want to expand service set to include cloud offering for small to medium-size businesses, achieve greater scalability than possible with legacy cloud infrastructure and help ensure better redundancy by building infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Provider Tailors Cloud Services to Customers' Applications

    ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC) provides a wide range of computer, network, IT, and systems integration services for business customers in Japan. Their challenges are to deliver high-performance, easy-to-manage cloud services to businesses, help ensure data center scalability for the future and implement disaster recovery and load balancing between two identical...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    IT Services Company Seizes Market Share in the Cloud

    Steria, a leading European systems integrator and IT services provider. Their challenges are improve profitability, increase market share and reduce administration. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cloud offering based on Cisco Prime Service Catalog, FlexPod architecture with Cisco Unified Computing System and Nexus 5000 and Cisco...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Service Provider Delivers Reliable Managed Services With Cisco UCS

    Business Communications (BCI) has grown to become one of the top information technology companies in the southeastern United States. Their challenges are to establish flexible data center environment, streamline data center management to increase operational efficiencies and minimize outages for customers when updating services or firmware. They chose Cisco to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    WAN Optimization Helps Software Licenser Maintain Competitive Edge

    In business, growth may be a good problem to have, but it is a problem nonetheless. For Switzerland-based SoftwareONE, they need to provide superior applications and data access performance for branch office network with centralized data center and contain operating costs and IT management burdens by maintaining simple, modular infrastructure...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Logistics Company Improves IT Uptime and Management

    Suttons Group is a global transport and logistics company. Their challenges are to improve customer satisfaction, increase operational resilience and enhance efficiency. They chose Cisco to overcome this challenges. They deployed to FlexPod smart solution with Cisco Unified Computing System and Nexus switching, and NetApp FAS 2240 storage system. The...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Bank Upgrades Security Ahead of Cross-Border Merger

    UniCredit Business Integrated Solutions provides IT services to UniCredit Slovakia, a universal bank with a strong focus on retail banking. Their challenges are to enhance port security for guest users as visitor numbers rise, improve IT management capabilities with real time, granular reporting tools and prepare transition to bring-your-own-device environment...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Helping Ensure Safe and Reliable BYOD Collaboration

    The German REWE Group runs one of Europe's largest retail chains. Their challenges are to help enable staff to collaborate effectively and securely on any device, eliminate production problems caused by poor network performance and support bandwidth-hungry new business areas such as multimedia. Having previously called on Cisco to help...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Emulex OneConnect UCNA Platform Simplifies Data Center Management, Cuts Costs and Creates a Future-Proof Plan for Hospital's 10GbE Bandwidth Requirements

    Tahoe Forest Health System (TFHS) provides a wide range of health care support services and manages two hospitals in the rural, recreational areas of northern California. With so much riding on the busy hospital's IT infrastructure, TFHS has a state-of-the-art data center and an IT staff well-equipped and poised to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Apr 2012

    Georgia City Deploys Consolidated Environment to Increase Productivity

    The city's police department was facing several challenges in managing public safety, because its technology and infrastructure were outdated and completely outsourced, which did not allow the department to access its data efficiently. They need secure network and install new hardware and increase public safety using technology to aggregate data....

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Italian Manufacturer Secures Continuity of Supply

    Costruzioni Elettroniche Industriali Automatismi (CEIA) may not be a familiar name, but if the user travels a lot the chances are they will have encountered its products. Their challenges are to improve business continuity, enhance infrastructure scalability and reduce IT administrative burden. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Implemented...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // May 2013

    Subsea Supplier Improves Application and Data Center Performance

    Innovative technologies and the rising price of natural resources have pushed more companies into exploring and developing offshore fields of oil and gas. They wanted to support business activities globally by providing up-to-date reporting, virtualized and improve performance on servers running SAP applications and streamline data center management. Updated data...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2012

    Rebate Fulfillment Firm Cuts Costs, Boosts Performance

    Young America was founded in 1972 to help three Minnesota businesses fulfill their customer rebate offers and other types of marketing promotions. Their challenges are to increase data center capacity to handle growing volume of incoming business, improve availability to meet requirements for Service-Level Agreements (SLAs) and enhance performance to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Apr 2013

    Service Provider Assures Scalable Platform for the Cloud

    Daisy Communications is a fast-growing independent service provider based in the U.K. They want to integrate diverse legacy networks after rapid run of multiple acquisitions, target long-term investment with assured scalability for cloud-based applications and gain the technology capabilities required to acquire more FTSE 100 customers. They chose Cisco to...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jan 2012

    Creating New Class of Enterprise-Cloud Services

    Savvis is a worldwide leader in providing Cloud, network, and managed hosting services. They want to develop new enterprise-class cloud solution, enabling customers to create their own virtual private data center inside multitenant environment and differentiate by offering tiered service options and easy self-provisioning. They chose Cisco to overcome these...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Aug 2012

    BlueWave Builds Bigger, Better Cloud to Provide Services Faster

    Cloud services firms, such as BlueWave Computing, assume this daunting responsibility for their clients and make a business of designing and delivering services that satisfy the most exacting business requirements. Their challenges were to deliver new, high-performance cloud service, help enable rapid growth in customer base and keep infrastructure and...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jul 2012

    Unified Computing Platform Makes Server Allocation Around 60 Times Faster

    DATEV eG offers software solutions and IT services across Europe for tax advisers, accountants and attorneys, as well as their clients. DATEV wanted a modern, easy-to-manage, failsafe, cost-saving and future-proof infrastructure solution that would integrate well within its existing rack server environment. The personalized infrastructure solution is based on a...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jun 2012

    Validated Data Center Architecture Sees Fast Benefits

    GTS Central Europe (GTS) is a leading regional provider of integrated telecommunications services. Their challenges are to increase competitive advantage through cloud-based infrastructure services and reduce costs and drive financial performance across European data centers. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Pre-validated cloud architecture from Cisco, NetApp, and VMware...

    Provided By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Mar 2012

    Global Enterprise Scales to Meet Real-Time Demand

    HireRight is the industry leader in providing solutions to meet its customers' employment background screening, drug screening, and employment eligibility requirements. Their challenges are to streamline IT infrastructure and simplify administration for long term, reduce carbon footprint and maintain high performance and availability for customers and internal users. They chose...

    Provided By Cisco