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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Product Services Company Benefits from Seamless Collaboration

    Persistent Systems is recognized as an award-winning technology company specializing in software product development services. Their challenges are to facilitate communication across geographies and time zones, break down organizational silos, enable social networking, improve efficiency of business processes and support employee innovation. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. The...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2014

    Wireless Network Connects 50-Acre Campus

    "Recognized by 28 national awards, Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) is one of the top high schools in the United States and the largest career and technical high school in New Jersey. Their challenges are to support one-to-one laptop initiative, upgrade wireless network to support thousands of devices simultaneously and...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Infographic - Accelerating 40G Adoption

    An Infographic from Cisco looking at accelerating 40G adoption. It explores the trends driving the 40G upgrades as well as what it means for you Data Center. Download this Infographic to learn more.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Why the Nexus 9000 Switching Series Offers the Highest Availability and Reliability Measured in MTBF?

    With 2014 and 2015 being the years of open networking pilots and deployments, respectively, much focus was on the upcoming announcements of high-density 40GbE spine switches from Cisco’s Nexus 9000 series, Arista’s 7500E and HP’s 11900/12900. The new generation of hybrid switching leverages the forwarding and power efficiency gains afforded...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Migrating Your Data Center to an Application Centric Infrastructure

    Organizations everywhere recognize that changing application environments are creating new demands for the IT infrastructure, causing a transformation within the data center. There is a need to address key business and technological transitions in terms of application delivery and consumption. As such, data center managers are assessing what new capabilities...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Nexus at a Glance

    The Cisco ACI makes IT more agile by reducing application deployment time. It does this by providing a common programmable automation and management framework for network, application, security, and virtualization teams. Cisco ACI is built on a fabric foundation that combines hardware, software, and ASIC innovations into an integrated system....

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Powerful Business Support

    Serving over half a million customers, the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) is currently the only electricity utility on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Their challenges are to reduce operating expenses for IT support, increase speed and efficiency of SAP applications and standardize data centers on single solution. They chose...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Unleashing IT ACI Special Edition Article

    Virtualization, cloud, and mobility are opening new avenues in the IT world and could require infrastructure changes. The new Cisco® Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI™) is the future of networking with a holistic architecture, centralized automation, and policy-driven application profiles. Featured customers weigh in on their decision to implement Cisco...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Transform your business by adopting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

    The new Cisco® Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) fabric architecture brings a revolutionary policy-based approach to data center networks with the introduction of the Cisco Nexus® 9000 Series Switches and the Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC). Enhancements introduced in the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series facilitate programmability of the fabric according...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    IDC Whitepaper - Next Gen Virtualization & Hybrid Cloud with ACI (Application Centric Infrastructure)

    The pace of change in IT systems is accelerating as new applications, particularly from cloud and mobile environments, become key business enablers. Organizations are constantly seeking to simplify and optimize their IT infrastructure to make it more adaptable and innovative to get a competitive advantage. IDC has quantified the network-related...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Infographic - Why Choose Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)

    An infographic explaining application deployment at the speed of business. Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is application aware, enables dynamic application instantiation and removal, and is capable of supporting physical, virtual, and cloud integration with full management visibility. Download this infographic to understand how ACI can boost the efficiency of your...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Case Study - Accelerating Productivity with Cisco ACI

    Learn how Infrastructure-as-a-Service company simplified its data center using Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) approach. Adopting Cisco's ACI, NetApp experienced: • Improvements in the density of throughput and cost per port • Increased productivity of the infrastructure • Integrated visibility and intelligence • Agility enablement of the entire application infrastructure...

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  • Research // Nov 2014

    Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Overview

    Cisco® Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is an innovative architecture that radically simplifies, optimizes, and accelerates the entire application deployment lifecycle. This report provides a brief overview of Cisco ACI along with, • Infrastructure problems addressed • Main ACI Components • Benefits of ACI • ACI Services Download this report to learn more.

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Innovating Italian Logistics Market with Cloud

    Artoni Trasporti serves 13,000 clients and handles 30,000 daily shipments via 35 branches and 35 partners. Operations must be visible in real-time. Anytime, anyplace. In the warehouse, in the office, and on the road. Their challenges are to protect business continuity with more agile and lower-cost IT model. They chose...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Evolved Data Centers for Transforming Companies

    Calligaris Spa is a historical Friulian company that has been engaged in the production of home furnishings since 1923, and it's one of the most well-known Italian brands worldwide in the field of home design. Their challenges are innovating the data center network infrastructure, ensuring higher performance by reducing management...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Fitness Company Builds Secure Data Center

    Beachbody, creator of one of the nation's most popular in-home fitness and weight loss solutions, was founded in 1998. Their challenges are to disparate network without standardized platform hindered growth, isolated data, security, and telecom didn't allow single-pane network view and manual configuration and management of firewalls required intensive time....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Top Ways to Optimize Your Contact Centre Investment

    Improving the customer experience to strengthen loyalty is a top goal for global brands. And because contact centres are typically a once-in-a-decade investment, the stakes are high. Picking the right platform and the right partner is proven to: Improve customer satisfaction Lower cost per call Increase first contact resolution ...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Cisco Collaboration: Giving Small and Medium Organisations a Head Start

    Simple, affordable collaboration solutions are making it easier for people to work more effectively, on any device, and from any location: in the office, at home, or on the move. Nowhere is this more evident than in small and medium organisations where more and more businesses are seizing new opportunities...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Infographic: Customers Have Changed the Way They Interact. Has your Contact Centre?

    Customers now communicate across multiple emerging channels and devices. This isn’t a vision of the future – it’s happening right now. The research shows that customers have and are in love with the technology. What’s more, their preferences are becoming well established, so if you are not accessible in...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Bank Migrates Two Data Centers to Support Long-Term Growth

    Banco de Guayaquil is Ecuador's second-largest private bank, serving approximately 1.6 million customers with an extensive network of 4000 neighborhood banks, 200 national offices. Their challenges are to migrating two data centers to achieve greater geographical redundancy, complete project on time, on budget, with no impact on users and find...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Customer Care Outsourcing Provider Protects Multiple Networks

    Sitel is one of the world's largest providers of customer care outsourcing services. Their challenges are to develop solid network failover, simplify management capabilities and interfaces for client transparency and secure networks to help ensure customers are PCI (Payment Card Industry) -compliant. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Wi-Fi Means Rapid Growth for Mobile Advertising Innovator

    Velti has emerged as a leading player in this global boom, providing mobile advertising technology and solutions. Their challenges are to enhance business agility through quicker set-up of new offices anywhere, decrease provisioning time for mobile workforce and reduce capital expenditure and accelerate secure collaboration and communication within and between...

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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 // 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 // Aug 2014

    Industrial Gases Giant Creates Campus Template

    The Linde Group is a world leading gases and engineering company with almost 48,000 employees working in around 100 countries worldwide. Their challenges are to further improve the company's IT landscape, ensure increased business agility through ubiquitous campus mobility and reduce business complexity and risk, achieving global economies of scale....

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Air Force Provides Any Service, Anytime, Anywhere, Securely

    The Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) protects the skies over the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Their challenges are to maintain critical communications links, reduce organizational complexity and cost and deliver new support services. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented service oriented architecture featuring private self-managed...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    African Bank Halves Data Center Size

    Zanaco is one of Zambia's top banks. It leads the way in areas such as Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) and Internet banking. Their challenges are to create IT platform for growth and simplify admin and upgrade compute. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco Unified Computing...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    IT Solutions Provider Delivers Unified Global Services

    Getronics is a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, offering a complete portfolio of integrated IT and communications services for large enterprises and public-sector organizations. Their challenges are to engage with multinational German company to provide superior visibility across installed base, consolidate end-of-life data for more proactive lifecycle management and help ensure...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Global Bank Builds Foundation for Highly Secure BYOD

    Their challenges are to accelerate Cisco IOS Software standardization in the face of frequent M&A activities, implement coherent security policy to enable more granular controls of approved, suspect, and rogue devices and prohibit noncompliant devices from accessing critical. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented gain Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Data Center Provider Boosts Hosting Capability

    OEtker Daten und InformationsVerarbeitung (OEDIV) is a data center application hosting business belonging to Dr. Oetker, the German multinational conglomerate. Their challenges are to reduce costs while maintaining quality of service, attract new hosting customers and improve time to market. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented...

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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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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Growing University in Namibia Moves to Next-Generation Security

    At The Polytechnic of Namibia has a 13,000-student university with 11 offices across the country. Their challenges are to prepare network for anticipated doubling of student body size, strengthen network security against increasing infections and attacks and simplify security implementations and management for limited staff. They chose Cisco to overcome...

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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 // Jul 2014

    Creating a Global Security Model

    MONDI Group International keeps the paper and packaging industry moving. Their challenges are to promote benefits of flexible working without compromising IT security and address growth in devices and guests seeking network access. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco TrustSec with Cisco identity services engine....

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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 // 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 // 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 // Jun 2014

    Manufacturer Builds Business with Managed Services

    One major manufacturing company with offices around the world, choosing a global network technology support provider has been keys to achieving long-term success. Their challenges are to support expanding global vision despite limited network operations personnel, pursue managed services strategy to help enable long-term success and execute major network refresh...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    Enabling Safe, Flexible Working at Lowest Cost

    Derby City Council enables people to work effectively from anywhere with savings on space, power and shared IT infrastructure. Their challenges are to improve customer satisfaction through greater flexibility and speed of response, reduce power usage and ratio of hot desks to employees and lower cost of compliance across multi...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    School Gives Students Secure Web Access to Needed Applications

    The PDM Group of Institutions provides primary, secondary education as well as higher education and operates 14 different institutions that offer high-quality technical, business, engineering, and medical education. Their challenges are to simplify network and security operations, control access to network, applications, and websites and help ensure adequate network bandwidth...

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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 // 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 // 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 // Oct 2010

    Midmarket Data Center Architecture: Ethernet Configuration Listings

    The Cisco mid market architecture is designed to meet the needs of medium-sized businesses having 100 to 200 servers per data center. Designed to be simple, modular, and scalable, the architecture can grow to support up to 576 servers without changing fundamental switching components. The architecture encapsulates data center best...

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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 // Oct 2010

    Evolution of the Mobile Network

    As demand for mobile data applications grows dramatically, mobile operators are investing heavily in infrastructure upgrades to support network demand. Additionally, mobile networks are transitioning from being transport-centric, where the focus is on delivery of packets, to becoming service-centric, where intelligent end-to-end features deliver services efficiently, cost effectively, and with...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    High Availability With VMware VSphere and Emulex/Cisco SANs

    Server virtualization has moved from development and test labs into the heart of the data center. When failure or unplanned downtime of a physical server affects multiple Virtual Machines (VMs) running business-critical applications, High Availability (HA) becomes a high-priority requirement. This second installment in the SAN Virtuosity series co-authored by...

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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 // Oct 2010

    Cisco Catalyst 6500 Energy Sustainability

    National security, environmental, and resource supply concerns will force governments to implement green initiatives and incentives. Business ramifications will result from policies that local, state, and federal governments implement around the world. As traditional energy supplies decrease and newer - but more costly - renewable supplies are brought online, organizations...

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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 // 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 // Oct 2010

    Cisco Catalyst 6500 in Borderless Networks

    Borderless networking is a set of technologies that span switching, routing, mobility, security, and application acceleration and promote service agility and business responsiveness, anywhere, any time, and to anyone. A borderless network is required to accommodate major trends that are reshaping the industry, touching many different aspects of the network....

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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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  • 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 // Sep 2010

    Best Practices When Implementing SIP Trunks for PSTN Access

    This paper summarizes the best practices for planning, preparing, and deploying Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking for public-switched-telephone-network (PSTN) access in an enterprise network. Several areas of best practices are covered, including: Providers, Deployment, Network design, Protocols and codecs, Cisco Unified Communications Manager (UCM), Session Border Controller (SBC), Security, Redundancy

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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 // 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 // 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 // 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 // Jan 2013

    Why Cloud Computing Needs a Cloud-Intelligent Network

    Cloud computing has been on the horizon of most CIOs for the better part of half a decade. Cloud computing represents the next evolutionary step for computing. Decades ago, the mainframe era kicked off computing. This phase lasted about 20 years, eventually giving way to the client/server era. Organizations began...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    The Evolution of Controller-Based Wireless LANs

    This paper revisits the benefits of centralized 802.11n wireless LAN networks and describes the case for transforming the controller-based architecture to match market needs. Centralization of Wireless LANs (WLANs) delivers networks that are easy to deploy, scale, and manage. A local-mode controller-based campus environment delivers increased device scalability and an...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Creating Business Value With Effective, Pervasive Cloud Security and Cloud Enablement Services

    Businesses today are facing and responding to increasing economic and market pressures to adopt new IT models like cloud computing. As a result, cloud computing adoption rates are increasing, and some analysts predict that 30 to 50 percent of IT services could move to the cloud in the coming decade....

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Validated Network Deployments for WAN Optimization

    Need to deploy monitoring tools, gain visibility, or optimize and prioritize network traffic? This Cisco validated guide walks through the steps to build out the Cisco Application Velocity solution, delivering faster, higher quality WAN performance with better network visibility and control. Learn More.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Cisco WAAS Optimizes Application Delivery from the Cloud

    Delivering applications from the cloud to the remote sites creates additional challenges in application performance, availability, and security. See how Cisco Wide Area Application Services solve application-delivery challenges for customers. Learn More.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Cisco WAAS Context-Aware Data Redundancy Elimination

    Enterprises face numerous challenges in the delivery of applications and critical business data to the enterprise edge. Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) provides a comprehensive WAN optimization and application-acceleration solution. Learn More.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Cisco Wide Area Application Services and Microsoft RDP

    See how Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) enhances the value of Microsoft RemoteFX for wide area networks. As part of a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), the RemoteFX enhancement to Remote Desktop Services (RDS) provides a local-like, full-fidelity virtual desktop experience. See How.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Enhanced Optimization with Context-Aware DRE

    Make better use of WAN bandwidth and improve user experience. The newest caching approach in Cisco Wide Area Application Services optimizes WAN traffic based on its directionality through contextual awareness of the application, while providing performance fairness provides across branch offices.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Optimized VDI with Microsoft RDP and Cisco WAAS

    As part of a virtual desktop infrastructure, Cisco Wide Area Application Services enhance Microsoft's RemoteFX Desktop Services to provide a local-like, full-fidelity experience. See how this helps you provide quality performance, reduce bandwidth costs, and improve scalability. Learn More.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Optimize Application Delivery for the Cloud

    Learn how Cisco Wide Area Application Services provides high quality user experience for virtual desktops while doubling concurrently supported users over the WAN. Accelerate performance for applications and video delivered by Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp. Read the paper.

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  • Research // Nov 2012

    BYOD: Fueling Mobile Growth, Employee Innovation

    A recent Cisco survey shows that 89% of IT departments worldwide enable BYOD, proving it's a global trend for which IT must prepare. What are the security challenges? The benefits? Learn why the world is drawn to a more flexible network.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    The Economist: Secure Access in a Mobile Universe

    In a survey by The Economist, 89% of companies admit allowing mobile access to critical data, yet 50% of those surveyed have security concerns. Learn how you can minimize risk as mobile-access demands rise. Read report.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Forrester Report: Virtualization and the Mobile Workspace

    How will you meet evolving security requirements? Discover IT approaches to BYOD and other workspace challenges in a Forrester study that examines policy management, desktop virtualization, and mobility solutions.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Forrester: The Impact of Virtualization and Mobility

    How will you meet evolving security requirements? Discover IT solutions to BYOD and other workspace challenges in a Forrester study that examines policy management, desktop virtualization and mobility solutions.Read study.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Unified Communications WP--Cisco or Microsoft?

    Unified communications are critical for remote working, collaboration, and cost savings. But which solution is best? See how a 2012 survey of purchasers and evaluators rated Cisco and Microsoft. Download the white paper.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Video Collaboration: ROI and Employee Satisfaction

    With more geographically dispersed workers, 63% of companies need real-time video collaboration. Read this Aberdeen study to see how video collaboration can increase employee satisfaction and productivity, and deliver bottom-line benefits.Read brief.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Forrester: What's Next in the Mobile Workplace?

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

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Forrester: When to Deploy Unified Communications

    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 // Nov 2012

    How to get any device on any network, reliably and securely

    Mobile connected devices and applications harvesting network intelligence are quickly changing business and organizational models. They are also changing employee habits and the way we work, as more and more users depend on tablets, such as the Apple iPad, for a variety of daily personal and professional tasks.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Business Advantage Delivered: The Cisco Unified Computing System

    Today more than ever, business organisations recognise that their competitive advantage depends on the ability to be more flexible, agile and more cost effective than other competitors. Read this Cisco white paper to see how IT organisations are improving operational efficiency by viewing their data centers as a fully integrated...

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