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  • 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...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Architectural Considerations for Backhaul of 2G/3G and Long Term Evolution Networks

    This white paper will initially discuss the migration trends that Cisco sees in Europe in relation to the transport options for Second-Generation (2G) and Third-Generation (3G) traffic. A more detailed analysis will then examine the options available for transporting Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)/2G (time-division multiplexing [TDM] based) and...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Cisco Wide Area Application Services Web Cache Communication Protocol Redirection: Cisco Router Platform Support

    Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) relies on network interception to receive packets from flows that should be optimized. Web Cache Communication Protocol Version 2 (WCCPv2) gives IT organizations a mechanism to transparently intercept and redirect this network traffic to a nearby Cisco WAAS device for application acceleration and WAN...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Deployment Considerations for EnergyWise Phase I

    Cisco EnergyWise is a logical evolution of services that can be offered using the network as a platform. Switching devices initially provided only Layer 2 network connectivity to end devices. With the introduction of Power over Ethernet (PoE) the switch became a source of power for end devices such as...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Cisco IOS NAT − Integration With MPLS VPN

    Cisco IOS NAT has features to permit scalable deployment of shared services today. Cisco continues to develop NAT Application Level Gateway (ALG) support for protocols important to customers. Performance improvements and hardware acceleration for translation functions will ensure that NAT and ALGs provide acceptable solutions for some time to come....

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Integrated DPI and Cisco In-Line Services: Optimize the Flow of Traffic and Monetize Your Network

    Mobile operators, from cell phone companies to ISPs, are faced with two challenges: how to optimize and monetize their networks. With mobile broadband traffic projected to increase up to 35 times its current volume by 2015, the response to these two issues could mean the difference between significantly growing the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    CFM Service Diagnostics Scripts for Integrated Services Routers

    Cisco CFM Service Diagnostics offers a collection of powerful onboard diagnostic tools to identify commonly encountered network problems, provide real-time alerts, automatically collect relevant information, and conduct root cause analysis. These Connectivity Fault Management Diagnostics Scripts run over the EEM (Embedded Event Manager) Infrastructure. EEM brings the management capability inside...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    IP Centrex or Hosted Unified Communications: Key Considerations for Service Providers

    For service providers, the objectives of IP Centrex and hosted Unified Communications services are similar: Give business customers another way to access IP communications technologies without having to invest in customer-premises systems. There's certainly opportunity in the market. Some 84 percent of small and medium-sized businesses today still had some...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    University of Arizona Increases Flexibility While Reducing Total Cost of Ownership With Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches

    IT departments are moving away from expensive monolithic network and server infrastructures to flexible, dynamic architectures to reduce complexity and cost. This transition includes moving from multiple, parallel networks to one standards-based low-latency, high-bandwidth network. In mid 2009, the University of Arizona transitioned to a unified fabric supporting both data...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Layer 2 Attacks and Mitigation Techniques for the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches Running Cisco IOS Software

    Security is at the forefront of most networks and many companies implement a comprehensive security policy encompassing many of the OSI layers, from application layer all the way down to IP security. However, one area that is often left untouched is hardening layer 2 and this can open the network...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    STP MiTM Attack and L2 Mitigation Techniques on the Cisco Catalyst 6500

    The purpose of this paper is to identify how easily the Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP) can be compromised to allow eavesdropping in a switched corporate environment and how to mitigate this vulnerability using L2 security features that are available on the Cisco Catalyst 6500. The Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Man in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Cisco's Experience With Next-Generation Events Enhancing Meetings and Events With Collaboration Capabilities to Improve Business Impact, Reduce Costs

    With the pressures of globalization, increased competition, and the continually accelerating information explosion, the need for employees, customers, and partners to come together, exchange knowledge, gain fresh perspectives, build networks, and nurture relationships has never been greater. Internal events are essential to ensuring effective communication, creating organizational alignment, and enhancing...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Wireless RF Interference Customer Survey Results

    Over 600 Cisco customers participated in an online survey about wireless RF interference and wireless network usage. The survey results confirmed that RF interference is affecting wireless network performance for a majority of companies. It also confirmed that the majority of companies now consider all or part of their wireless...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    New Peering Standards for Ethernet Exchanges: Simplify Interconnections and Enable New Revenues

    The growth of Carrier Ethernet services has led to the establishment of robust carrier interconnects standards by the MEF that enable many-to-many connections and a common, reliable framework for providing end-to-end CoS, OAM, and SLAs. With the ratification and adoption of the E-NNI specification in particular, interconnect providers now see...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    FWSM Cluster Deployment Across Two VSS Domains

    VSS is a Cisco technology that binds together two Catalyst 6500 switches to form one virtual switch entity. Once the virtual entity is formed, only one of the two supervisors is active at a time. The other remains in standby mode. The virtual entity is perceived as one Catalyst 6500...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Cisco Threat Defense for Borderless Networks

    Traditional security techniques are unable to respond to threats that can arise from anywhere. To protect today's borderless networks, IT managers must adapt by implementing faster, smarter security measures that monitor the constantly changing global landscape. This white paper, written for IT managers and executives, examines the security risks and...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Autoprovisioning Data Center Top-of-Rack Switches

    With the vast increase in available information, movement to virtualization, and growing demand for cloud computing, data centers are expanding at a rapid pace. To save costs, increase availability, and address environmental factors, companies are expanding their data centers into different geographical areas, while their network operations groups are mainly...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Cisco Data Center Services Node Architecture

    The Cisco Data Center Service Node (DSN) is a new product offering from Cisco that complements the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches in the data center. Cisco DSN is the platform of choice to host specific integrated network services relevant in a given data center. Examples of network services include...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Global Business Analytics Leader Reduces WAN Network Costs

    SAS, the leader in business analytics software and services, has focused on delivering proven customer solutions that drive innovation and improve performance. Their challenges are to control communications costs, improve employee productivity and efficiency and help ensure reliable, uninterrupted performance of communications services. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Putting Social Software to Work in Your Business: A Journey Toward Enterprise 2.0

    Over the past decade, business leaders have addressed productivity gaps by implementing systems that automate and accelerate transactional business processes. Automating repeatable processes frees up time for people to focus on things that can't be automated. Today, however, business leaders cannot achieve the growth and innovation they want from further...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Virtualized SAP Solution Using Cisco Unified Computing System and EMC CLARiiON Storage

    SAP provides a comprehensive range of enterprise software applications and business solutions to empower every aspect of commerce and increase operational efficiency. Customers use SAP services either through an IT-deployed model or through a hosted model, with the former being the more common platform. Traditional deployments have SAP installed on...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Using VMware VMmark Benchmark Results to Compare the Virtualization Performance of Servers

    The VMware VMmark benchmark is a benchmark designed by VMware to model a server consolidation scenario. The original benchmark specification and test harness for VMmark 1.0 was published in 2007 and modeled the standard workloads found in the data center at the time: a database server, a file server, a...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Server Consolidation Using Cisco Unified Computing System and EMC CLARiiON Storage

    Server consolidation has gathered a great deal of momentum in the marketplace. Companies of all types are struggling with increasing infrastructure demands and changing business practices while often being constrained by smaller IT budgets. As a result, consolidation is increasingly becoming a central theme in many companies' IT strategies. These...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Using SPEC CPU2006 Benchmark Results to Compare the Compute Performance of Servers

    The Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC) CPU2006 benchmark is an industry-standard benchmark that is designed to compare the performance of servers. This benchmark can be run cross-platform, so it is possible to compare systems with different architectures running the same workload, such as Intel Xeon, AMD Opteron, Intel Itanium, IBM...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Enhanced Business Continuity With Application Mobility Across Data Centers

    The evolution of the global economy is redefining the paradigm of business continuity. Most businesses can no longer afford to operate only in their native time zones, but are mandated to operate round the clock. This puts a very heavy burden on Information Technology (IT) groups because the operational windows...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    VMware Infrastructure 3 in a Cisco Network Environment

    Currently, there are efforts to consolidate and standardize the hardware and software platforms comprising the enterprise data center. IT groups are considering the data center facility, the servers it houses, and network components as a pool of resources rather than unrelated assets "Siloed" to resolve specific business requirements. Server virtualization...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Cisco Intercompany Media Engine: Remove the Barriers to Full, Rich, Unified Communications Among Enterprises

    The global Verification Involving Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) Reachability (ViPR) Network (ViPRNet) brings together Session Initiation Protocol (SIP), the PSTN, and peer-to-peer (P2P) technology to enable companies to collaborate with partners, suppliers, and customers - the kind of collaboration that gives user a competitive edge. Today, competing successfully depends...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Cisco Smart Grid: Substation Automation Solutions for Utility Operations

    Smart Grid promises to deliver a next generation power grid that allows utilities to manage the generation and consumption of power more efficiently. The US Department of Energy defines smart grid as "The electricity delivery system from point of generation to point of consumption integrated with communications and information technology...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Credit Card Secure Architecture for Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Applications

    This whitepaper describes how to meet the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) for securing credit card information while using the Cisco Unified Customer Voice Portal (CVP). Cisco CVP is an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) product with a unique architecture that lends itself to safe, secure deployment for...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Business Continuity With the Cisco Unified Computing System and EMC Symmetrix VMAX

    EMC and Cisco recently completed a joint project to demonstrate the High Availability (HA), scaling and Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities of a combined compute and storage architecture. The initial objective was to validate current established solutions for local HA and DR with the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) and its...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Role of 10 Gigabit Ethernet in Virtualized Environments

    Virtualization is rapidly becoming an essential tool for more fully harnessing and managing the power of today's data center servers. In only a few years, standard x86 server technology has increased in performance and density so that today, multisocket, quad-core systems with 32 or more gigabytes of memory are the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Social Media: Cultivate Collaboration And Innovation

    Global research findings reveal that businesses are in varying, though relatively nascent stages of adopting social networking and collaboration technologies. Representing a wide cross section of sizes, industries, and missions, the organizations interviewed share common drivers. While marketing, PR, and sales are further along in their use of social media,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Installing and Maintaining a Cisco Unity Connection 7.x Warm-Standby Server

    To use a warm-standby server as the disaster recovery model, one should: Install a spare Cisco Unity Connection server at a remote or disaster recovery location without populating the database on the server. Use the Disaster Recovery System to back up Connection data on the currently active server, and store...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Enterprise Wireless Competitive Performance Test Results

    Today's enterprises face a choice when selecting a vendor of wireless LAN infrastructure for their organization. While there are many vendors to choose from, not all possess the expertise in both radio frequency (RF) design and computer networking to build true, enterprise-class infrastructure. This disparity in competency manifests itself in...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Flexible Customer Premises Equipment Enables Managed Services Providers to Reach Small Businesses

    Demand for managed services is expected to grow dramatically over the next few years, with small businesses - those with fewer than 100 employees - expected to make up more than half of the market opportunity. Small businesses typically do not have the finances, technical staff, or expertise needed to...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Cisco Connected Life User Experience Index: Global Penetration of Advanced Services

    The Cisco CLUE Index provides a quick snapshot of how regions rank relative to each other in their adoption of these advanced services within each category. The index also provides a quick snapshot of ranking of various services within each category relative to the portfolio of the other select advanced...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    What Enterprises Should Do About IPv6 in 2010

    The purpose of this paper is to provide enterprises with guidance, based on a three-to five-year outlook, on how IPv6 should be included in their network design, planning, and operations starting today. The intended audience is enterprise network administrators. This paper will explore the area of the network and beyond...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Real-Time Event Detection and Response and Task Automation Using Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager

    Cisco IOS EEM is a robust tool available to customers and is a significant differentiator for Cisco. Cisco IOS EEM is a value-added feature that is included at no cost (on most Cisco routing and switching platforms) and can reduce customer operating expenses (OpEx) by automating tasks, providing real-time alerts...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Service Control EasyApp - Internet Video on My Network

    Internet video (often called "over-the-top" video) is a strong driving force of Internet growth. Recent studies predict that 80 percent of all Internet traffic will be video traffic by 2011. The explosive growth of Internet-based video services such as YouTube, Hulu, or Netflix requires network providers to make sure that...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Service Control EasyApp - Measuring IPhone Usage

    One of the most important evolutions of the Internet in recent years is the proliferation of end devices used by consumers to access the Internet. Several years ago a full Internet experience was available almost exclusively through personal computers, but today that is no longer the case. A wide range...

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  • 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....

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  • 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,...

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  • 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,...

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  • 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...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Forrester: What's Next in the Mobile Workplace?

    Momentum is growing for corporate mobility - 64% of firms say that unleashing employee mobility is a priority. Forrester examines the trends, outlines deployment priorities, and highlights the business benefits of crafting a mobile strategy. Learn more.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Collaborate on Many Devices in the Post-PC Era

    The Post-PC World is here. Are you ready? Read about how the proliferation of mobile devices has reshaped the work experience - employees now want to work their way. Learn how it impacts IT strategy and 10 ways you can prepare. Read white paper.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Forrester: Meet Mobility & Video Demands with UC

    IT managers know the benefits of unified communications (UC) - but where, when, and how much should they invest and deploy? Forrester explores how IT managers can expand UC capabilities with smart and effective infrastructure investment. Read white paper.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Unified Communications WP - Cisco or Microsoft?

    Unified communications is critical for remote working, collaboration, and cost savings. With an increased demand for mobility, which solution is best? See how a 2012 survey of purchasers and evaluators rated Cisco and Microsoft. Download white paper.

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    Claims Management Company Makes 10-Year SAN Investment

    Crawford & Company is the world's largest independent provider of claims management solutions. Their challenges are to improve SAN switching resiliency and performance, support future requirements, including scaling capacity, growing VMs, and potential move to FCoE and minimize migration risk and effort. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    Swiss SP Courts Clients with Savvy, Affordable Cloud Services

    Swiss-based MiroNet AG offers IT (MiroCare), hosting (MiroHost), and cloud (MiroCloud) services to small and medium-sized businesses throughout Switzerland. Their challenge is to expand cloud services business by offering existing and new customers advanced features for greater freedom and control at less cost. They chose Cisco to overcome this challenge....

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Greater Virtualization with a Smaller Server Footprint

    Power utility Elektroprivreda found itself with a complex mix of hardware and software for the running of its power generation and distribution operations. Their challenges are to simplify diverse, sprawling IT infrastructure and reduce costs and improve efficiency of data center operations. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Cisco Standardizes Workload Automation Across the Enterprise

    Complex data centers require complex workflows, and workload automation tools help manages these workflows. Their challenges are to reduce the support overhead associated with managing existing data center workload schedulers and standardize job scheduling across the enterprise, both in the data center and beyond. They chose Cisco to overcome these...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Faster Access to Information and Applications

    Westdeutsche Genossenschafts-Zentralbank (WGZ BANK) acts as a central bank for Volksbanken and Raiffeisenbanken. Their challenges are to better enable workforce mobility and productivity and optimize IT management and agility. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented virtual desktops, delivered using Citrix XenDesktop with FlexPod architecture, providing users...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Improving Efficiency and Agility in IT Infrastructure

    Krones group, headquartered in Neutraubling, Germany, plans, develops, and manufactures machinery. Their challenges are to improve IT efficiency and agility and deliver technology migration while minimizing interference to other departments. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco Smart+Connected manufacturing solution, based on Cisco unified data center...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    System Integrator Simplifies and Automates Data Center Infrastructure

    NEC NEtworks & System Integration Corporation (NESIC) is a large-scale network and system integrator for the NEC Group. Their challenges are to unify infrastructure management for both virtual and physical environments, reduce time and labor involved with deploying infrastructure and improves cost-efficiency of cloud services and solutions. They chose Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    IT Provider Improves Efficiency with Self-provisioning

    ORBIT is a leader in providing IT consultancy and project management services for companies in Germany. Their challenges are to unify infrastructure management across physical, virtual, and baremetal layers, automate provisioning of virtual machines with self-service portal for developers and manage and track resource usage to accurately invoice clients. They...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    School District Deploys VDI to Improve Computer Management

    Garland Independent School District (GISD) ranks as the twelfth-largest district in Texas. Their challenges are to reduce management load for IT staff across district, improve productivity for staff and classroom time for students and reduce costs by streamlining management and lengthening refresh cycle. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    IT Services Provider Protects SAN Investment, Expands Capabilities

    EVRY AS provides IT services to businesses, financial institutions, national public-sector entities, municipalities, etc. Their challenges are to meet increasing demand for high performance, keep SAN infrastructure as simple as possible and minimize management requirements. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco MDS 9710 multilayer directors,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Software-Defined Networking Promises Competitive Advantage

    Telecom Italia is the largest telecom company in Italy. Their challenges are to maintain innovation for next-generation advantage, reduce operating cost and improve service provider agility and deliver new products and services. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented software-defined networking, initially based on OpenFlow implementation and...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Produce Importer Keeps Pace with Fast-Moving Marketplace

    Fresh Direct Produce prides itself on providing its customers the most delicious fruits and vegetables that the world has to offer. Their challenge is to stay competitive in fast-moving industry by improving employee accessibility and responsiveness. They chose Cisco to overcome this challenge. They have implemented Cisco unified communications solution...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    School District Prepares Special Education Students for Careers

    Berkshire UFSD serves young men 12 to 18 years of age who are emotionally or learning disabled as classified through the Committee on Special Education (CSE). Their challenges are to offer education alternatives for at-risk high school students, train special education students with technology and Improve graduation rates and entry-level...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    School District Deploys Virtualized Solutions for Enhanced Learning

    Aledo Independent School District (ISD), based in Aledo, Texas, educates a student population. Their challenges are to support campus expansion while reducing operational costs, leverage desktop virtualization solutions to sustain district growth and operate with limited number of IT staff. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Cisco Enhances Learning Environment with First-Ever K-12 vBlock Solution in a Unified School District

    Andover Public Schools (Unified School District 385) in Kansas serves elementary, middle, and high school students. Their challenges are to enable efficient use of space in a growing data center, connect limited IT resources, personnel, and manufacturers through one point of contact and cut exorbitant costs. They chose Cisco to...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2011

    Morgan County Schools Deploy Virtual Desktop Network

    The Morgan County School System (MCSS) has five campus locations, from pre-K through 12. Their challenges are to offer technologically superior end-user experience and learning environment, implement cost-efficient, scalable network platform for new applications and anticipated user growth and streamline management responsibilities to serve multiple campuses. They chose Cisco to...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    How Cisco IT Deployed Cisco WebEx Cloud Connected Audio

    Cisco employees have increasingly used online web conferences in place of in-person meetings and audio-only conference calls. Their challenges are to support employees' rapidly growing use of audio and web conferences by transitioning to Cisco WebEx services and create network design to support shift from inbound to outbound calls for...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Making Life Easier at a Banking Sector Firm

    Bellevue Group has a focus on corporate banking and asset management. Their challenges are to improve compliance, enhance services, cut complexity and have high availability. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco unified data center architecture, collaboration, security and wireless. The results of implementing Cisco were...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    Transforming to an Engaged and Connected City

    Economic opportunity and a reputation as "Canada's safest city" have boosted the City of Mississauga's population to nearly 800,000 residents, and its growing fast. Their challenges are to provide open and accessible government, enable decisions through research and analytics, create a connected and engaged workforce and improve services through innovation....

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Protecting Against Security Threats, Streamlining Service Delivery

    The Gobierno de Castilla-La Mancha, the Regional Government of Castilla-La Mancha in Spain, provides health, education and administration services for a widely dispersed population of more than two million residents. Their challenges are to streamline delivery of regional government's public services and update, simplify email management with easy-to-deploy email security...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Server and Desktop Virtualization Helps Rental Giant

    Hertz, is the car rental and leasing industry. Their challenges are to rationalize, replace, and consolidate aging legacy IT and network infrastructure across Europe, decrease total cost of IT ownership and variabilize IT costs and simplify IT operations and increase employee efficiency. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2013

    Data Accessibility Allows Quicker Drug Development

    Pfizer is a pharmaceuticals industry. Their challenges are to remove data integration bottlenecks to effectively provide information to researchers and managers during the drug discovery process, maintain quality and security of replicated data and shorten drug discovery cycle. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented more effective...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Visibility Spells Reliability for Mobile Service Provider

    Safaricom provides mobile telecommunications services as well as voice, messaging, data and fixed broadband to more than 17 million customers across the African nation. Their challenges are to improve reliability of IP network, reduce labor and complexity involved in managing and updating network and use network services and quality to...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Collaboration Improves Productivity and Staff Satisfaction at Outsourcing Company

    TDS - a Fujitsu-owned IT services company specializing in SAP consulting and outsourcing in Germany. Their challenges are to enable strong teamwork across a highly mobile and dispersed workforce while enhancing service delivery quality. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented collaboration platform based on Cisco unified...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    Contact Center Provider Grows Revenue with Collaboration

    Afni is a contact center company that helps global telecommunications, cable, insurance and healthcare service companies. Their challenges are to refresh legacy communications infrastructure to take advantage of global growth opportunities, improve quality and efficiency of customer interactions and scale cost effectively and enable new business opportunities. They chose Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    Irish Bank Gains Flexibility with New Call Center Solution

    Allied Irish Bank is a full-service bank based in Dublin, Ireland, that offers a range of business and personal banking services. Their challenges are to eliminate isolated systems that increased contact center costs and reduced effectiveness, gain more flexibility deploying contact center agents to satellite offices and ease reporting on...

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  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Protecting Users Everywhere, All the Time

    Arup is a global firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering professional services from building design and project management to software development. Their challenge is to strengthen web security and improve user experience for office and remote workers. They chose Cisco to overcome this challenge. They have...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    World's Leading Risk Management Firm Avoids Network Risk

    Aon is Australia's leading provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Their challenges are to provide greater network visibility for highly distributed regional network, eliminate error-prone manual inventory and prevent network risk. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Resort Hotel Chain Designs New Network Infrastructure

    Anilana is a new brand in the hotel industry in Sri Lanka. Their challenges are to design new, secure network infrastructure, manage simple, efficient, and cost-effective network operations and offer un-paralleled levels of service to customers. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco Smart Care, design...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Bharti Airtel One Rupee Mobile Video Service

    Airtel's One Rupee is the first service in India to offer a range of compelling video content to mobile users at an affordable price. Their challenges are compelling mobile video content offering at affordable rates and expanding addressable market for data consumption. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    National Newsagent Catapults Supply Chain into 21st Century

    Opresa is one of the region's leading newsagents and tobacco retailers. Their challenges are manual sales reporting with inadequate communications facilities between sales outlets and headquarters and in-efficient supply chain processes and inability to take advantage of economies of scale with major suppliers. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Print and Marketing Services Provider Simplifies Collaboration and Customer Care

    A global company, Vistaprint provides high-impact, personalized products and electronic services for micro businesses and the home. Their challenges are to keep workforce connected as company expands globally, connect customers globally to first available agent with the right skills and make sure customers can reach employees and employees can reach...

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