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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Networking and Cloud: An Era of Change

    The rise of cloud models brings with it new infrastructure, applications, access policies, and traffic patterns. Learn how networks must adapt to keep up with the demands of the cloud, and find out how Cisco is leading the charge.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Cisco Data Center Security Mitigates Risk When Transitioning to the Private Cloud

    Reduce Costs, Security Risks in the Private Cloud: According to a 2012 CSO survey, 68% of enterprises are wary of data security in the cloud. Learn how moving to a Cisco private cloud can make you more agile, help mitigate data security risks, and reduce enterprise costs up to 40%....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Cloud 101: Developing a Cloud-Computing Strategy for Higher Education

    In the search for a more scalable approach to IT infrastructure, a growing number of schools see cloud-based computing as a tremendous opportunity to achieve large-scale efficiencies without sacrificing performance. Yet in order to realize these benefits and get the maximum return on their investment, colleges and universities must take...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Shared Services Today: An Integrated Path to the Cloud

    Shared services are becoming more important than ever for state, local and federal agencies. The reason: In the midst of policy and financial uncertainties, shared services offer money-saving economies of scale and opportunities for rolling out new services more quickly to clients. This paper provides details about each of the...

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  • 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....

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    The Strategic Network

    Approximately 70% of IT investment is spent on "keeping the lights on" - providing basic connectivity and security - leaving precious little budget for strategic projects to enhance the business. While such tactical thinking is understandable, it also contains many pitfalls. Virtually all business leaders know that it is strategic...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    The New Collaborative Workspace

    The information technology industry is undergoing one of the most significant periods of transformation in the last 20 years. This period of change is directed by a series of trends such as the explosive growth of powerful smartphones, the consumerisation of technology purchasing, and the move toward cloud-based software application...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Introduction to End to End Desktop Virtualization

    Today's PC - based enterprise desktop environment is highly distributed, giving users ample computing power and application flexibility. This desktop model works well for the business needs of users. However, for IT departments, it presents multiple challenges such as high operating costs, complex management, and reduced data security. This paper...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Software Provider Cuts Operating Costs by Standardizing Data Centers

    AudienceView Ticketing provides a white-label, web-based ticketing solution to theatres, arenas, stadiums, and arts organizations around the globe. Their challenges are they need to focus more resources on driving revenue, less on managing data center, streamline data center operations by standardizing with single vendor and scale to meet demands of...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Future-Ready Infrastructure Powers Premium Entertainment Experience

    Cisco Media Solutions Group (CMSG) was founded in 2006 to help media companies deliver new digital experiences such as fan communities and social entertainment. Cisco Eos helps media companies retain and add value to digital content by delivering new and engaging audience experiences. Cisco Media Solutions Group needed a scalable,...

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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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  • 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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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    Data Retrieval Firm Boosts Productivity while Protecting Customer Data

    DriveSavers has become one of the premier data recovery companies in the world - with a track record of rescuing data from hard drives that have been through warehouse fires, bus crashes, and even several days at the bottom of the Amazon River. Their challenges are to protect critical applications...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Oracle RAC Migration Guide from RISC/UNIX to the Cisco Unified Computing System - Rationale and Case Studies

    Traditional RISC/UNIX server platforms have not kept pace with current demands for faster application deployments, flexible and simpler provisioning, and cost-effective licensing, support, and management. This document discusses the factors that contribute to the lower total cost of ownership of Cisco Unified Computing System UCS) and the platform’s unique...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Selling Communications Services to Small and Medium-Sized Businesses: Hosted VoIP Versus Premises-Based Unified Communications

    In this paper, the authors take a differentiated view of Voice Over IP (VoIP) and unified communications: they take a closer look at SMBs of various sizes with various approaches to technology, and they talk about how a service provider can tailor its communications solutions to suit the needs of...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    University Grows Capacity with New Data Center Platform

    Elon University is an independent, private university renowned for its excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and professional studies. Their challenges are to replace aging server equipment and grow capacity, reduce energy and footprint of servers in at capacity data center and improve manageability and control of virtualized environment....

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Aluminium Smelter Benefits From New Approach to Networking

    Emirates Aluminium Company wants to improve plant efficiency, achieve lower cost of ownership and meet demanding green-field project timescales. EMAL knew that the traditional approach to manufacturing plant networking would not deliver the truly integrated, but discrete, model that the company needed. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Cisco...

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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 // Apr 2011

    Optimize the Cisco Unified Wireless Network to Support Wi-Fi Enabled Phones and Tablets

    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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  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    Great Grooming Meets Rich Communications at the Headgame

    Good communication and smooth-running business processes play an important role in maintaining a positive atmosphere at The Headgame. When the small company began experiencing problems with its phones, PCs, and Internet connection. Their challenge is to provide responsive, reliable phone and network communications inside and outside the salon. They chose...

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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 // Nov 2010

    Enterprise IPv6 Transition Strategy

    Government mandates, e-business and Internet growth requirements, and impending IPv4 address exhaustion concerns are prompting many enterprises to begin implementing an IPv6 transition strategy. The available techniques for supporting IPv6 transition strategies fall into three categories: IPv6 native (dual-stack), IPv6 tunneling, and IPv6 translation. Most of these techniques have limited...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Network Service Providers as Cloud Providers Survey Shows Cloud Is a Bright Option

    Cloud computing is poised to be a $43 billion market. This alone should prompt NSPs to consider how best to begin transitioning to cloud providers, especially in today's climate of diminishing margins on traditional services. Customers are making decisions about cloud migration on an application basis. This means that NSPs...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Detecting IPv6 Tunnels in an Enterprise Network

    The ongoing depletion of unique and global IPv4 addresses is creating an increased focus on IPv6 technology. The regional registries run ongoing statistics on the available IPv4 address pool and realize that they will be unable to meet IPv4 address block requests at some point in the future. Most major...

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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 2010

    Midmarket Data Center Architecture: Ethernet

    The Cisco mid market architecture is designed to meet the needs of businesses with 100 to 200 servers per data center. The Ethernet portion of the architecture is designed for both scalability and simplicity; it can scale up to 576 servers, and multiple network layers can be collapsed into a...

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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 // 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 // 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 // Sep 2010

    Mobile Access Indoor Wireless Solution and Cisco WLANs

    The purpose of the paper is to show that the Mobile Access access pod and the Cisco Aironet access point can share the same Cisco WLAN infrastructure including the CAT-5e/6 cable run while each solution maintains complete functional performance. Mobile Access is a Cisco Developer Networks partner with Cisco Systems...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Global Study: The Benefits and Barriers to Video Collaboration Adoption

    Video collaboration technologies are reinventing the workplace by allowing people to meet virtually, efficiently, and reliably from nearly any point on the globe. And although it has become widely accepted that video collaboration helps businesses significantly through reduced travel, benefits such as building trust, improving group collaboration, and increasing competitive...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Fast Forward to Ethernet Exchange Networks

    With the rapid growth of network-intensive applications, such as video, and the expanding adoption of smartphone devices, both supported by Third-Generation (3G) and Fourth-Generation (4G) networks, carriers are tapping into the reliability and speed of Ethernet to interconnect multiple service providers beyond the boundaries of their service footprints. In this...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Delivering Network-Based Application Visibility

    In today's global, interdependent marketplace, companies increasingly are turning to networked applications to support their most critical business processes. Organizations continue migrating to more distributed workflow models that connect employees, customers, trading partners, and external vendors. These network-based models have demonstrated a tremendous potential to reduce risk, speed time to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Cisco Reputation Filtering: Providing New Levels of Network Security

    Today's sophisticated, blended threats can exploit three or four different communications vehicles before they launch full-scale attacks on unprepared enterprise networks. This paper, written for IT managers and executives, examines the new security risks for today's borderless enterprise networks, and describes how cloud-based Cisco Security Intelligence Operations and powerful, comprehensive...

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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 // Dec 2007

    Enterprise Distributed Systems and Infiniband

    Enterprise systems are increasingly strained by the sheer volume of data that is consumed, generated, and manipulated during the course of everyday operations. This paper discusses the challenges faced by different industries and how networking technology can help businesses scale system performance. A recurrent theme across all of these sectors...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Enterprise Virtual Desktop Infrastructure: Design for Performance and Reliability

    This paper, intended for IT architects deploying virtual desktops, explains how user can use products from VMware, Cisco, and EMC to create an end-to-end solution for VMware View 3.0. Planned correctly, the complete Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) provides a PC-like experience, even in bandwidth-constrained environments. \"Desktop computing\" has become a...

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  • White Papers // May 2012

    SMB Public Cloud Adoption: Opening a Hidden Market

    The size and potential of the cloud opportunity in the Small and Medium-sized Business (SMB) segment is well documented. However, even the most positive analyses may overlook a major sector of this market - the smallest of small businesses - because it typically has little or no business IT spending....

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • Case Studies // May 2012

    North American Service Provider Tracks Multiple Benefits of Unified Computing Infrastructure for Private Cloud

    Large companies and government agencies often struggle to manage multiple isolated departments with slow, complex workflows, redundant solutions, and bloated expenditures. Their challenges were lower application infrastructure costs, decrease operational complexity, and deploy and support applications more quickly across the organization to meet increasing demands and understand value and benefits...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2012

    Service Provider Standardizes Data Center to Deliver Custom Cloud Services

    Peak 10 has evolved from a more limited provider of IT services into a comprehensive provider of cloud-based, fully managed IT. Their challenges were to unify cloud delivery of subscription-based, customized, fully managed, enterprise applications, need to create scalable, flexible, multitenant environment to meet growing demand for cloud services and...

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  • 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....

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2012

    Service Provider Delivers Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Solution

    O4IT is a young and rapidly-growing provider of IT services in the Latin America, their challenges were to deliver innovative IT and cost-optimized service to Latin American market, help ensure scalability to meet rapid growth targets and simplify infrastructure management. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2013

    Accelerating Cloud and Virtualization Benefits

    Hi3G Access AB is one of Scandinavia's fastest-growing and most innovative mobile companies. Their challenges are to lower costs and simplify data center management and improve scalability, resilience, and application performance. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to virtualized cloud environment based on Cisco Unified Data Center...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2012

    Hosting Firm Delivers Big Performance Gains to Customers

    Secure-24 is a premier provider of critical applications hosting services, including Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) hosting, private-cloud hosting, and disaster recovery. Their challenge is to meet customer demand for hosting high-performance, business-critical applications, provide reliable, high-availability environment at lowest possible cost and offer flexible pricing in increasingly competitive market. They...

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  • Case Studies // May 2012

    Insurer Boosts Data Center Efficiency and Agility

    Helvetia Group has grown from a number of Swiss and foreign insurance companies into a successful insurance group that does business in selected European countries. They need to integrate newly acquired companies and regulatory compliance requirements, faster and at lower cost and consolidate to one high availability platform and deliver...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Bank Gets Ready for Retail With Desktop Virtualization

    Arab Investment Bank is an Egyptian federal joint stock company founded in 1974 and primarily involved in investment and business banking services. Their challenges are to support business expansion into retail banking market and improve employee IT support while lowering costs. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Alaskan Bank Virtualizes Branches for Productivity Benefits

    Northrim is a commercial bank, headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, committed to providing customer-first service. Business continuity and strong security are important competitive differentiators. Slow bandwidth delivery hampered employee productivity and affected customer service and different WAN configurations and server setups among branch offices create IT support challenges. They chose Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Media Company Lays Firm Foundation for Business Growth

    Aegis Media is the world's leading media and digital communications group. Their challenge was to support ambitious business growth and improve operational efficiency and IT governance and security. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Data center transformation, with FlexPod architecture based on Cisco Nexus switching, Cisco UCS servers, NetApp...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    School Expands Services With Virtual Desktop Environment

    Located just outside of Los Angeles, Oaks Christian School (OCS), an independent college preparatory school has helped hundreds of students pursue academic excellence, artistic expression, and athletic distinction. Their challenges are expanding academic services for students and faculty across devices, reducing expenditures by extending life of aging computers and maintaining...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2012

    Aviation Institute Increases Efficiency With Server Refresh

    The Florida Institute of Technology Aviation (FITA), located at the Melbourne International Airport on Florida's Space Coast, their challenge is to create unified fabric for network connectivity among departments, refresh technologies to enable and speed virtual applications and increase both student and staff productivity while lowering technology management costs. They...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Cisco Nexus Employed in the Network Infrastructure of the New Head Office High Operability and Stability Provided by Utilizing FabricPath

    Square Enix is best known as the developer of the two epic RPG series Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest. A high-capacity network is required in game development. The previous network also had 10Gbps ports on the core switch, but the new network required bandwidth of tens of Gbps on a...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Aluminium Smelter Benefits From New Approach to Networking

    Emirates Aluminium Company wants to improve plant efficiency, achieve lower cost of ownership and meet demanding green-field project timescales. EMAL knew that the traditional approach to manufacturing plant networking would not deliver the truly integrated, but discrete, model that the company needed. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Tool Producer Boosts Efficiency With Networking Technology

    Apex Tool Group as a joint venture combining two premier tool manufacturers, their business challenges are to rapidly build networking infrastructure to support new business needs, help ensure highly reliable IT and communications support and deliver value for investment. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to standardize...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Technology Innovation Fires Design Flair

    Vitra furniture is renowned for its style and quality their challenge is to make wireless key enabler for business transformation and Prepare for Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD). They deployed to Cisco BYOD Smart Solution, based on Cisco Identity Services Engine, Cisco AnyConnect, and Cisco CleanAir technology and LAN refresh using Cisco Nexus...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2012

    Government Organization Benefits From Cohesive Wireless Connectivity

    The National Informatics Centre (NIC) of the Government of India, a premier science and technology organization, they wanted to establish self-optimizing, mobile BYOD, secure wireless network to support self-healing architecture and mobile BYOD initiative, mitigate effects of wireless interference and prevent network attacks and provide secure guest access management. They...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2012

    Optimal Communications for High-Profile Venue

    The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) is a state-of-the-art venue that has quickly become one of Ireland's premier locations for conferences, business meetings and events, their challenge is to create state-of-the art conference venue with built-in flexibility to handle different customer needs and simultaneous events. They deployed to Cisco Borderless...

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  • Case Studies // May 2013

    Network as Platform for Business Transformation

    OMV Petrom is the largest oil and gas group in south east Europe. Their challenge is to accelerate business evolution support for OMV Petrom and parent company, OMV Group. They chose Cisco to overcome this challenge. They deployed to Unified access with one policy (Cisco ISE), one management (Cisco Prime),...

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  • Case Studies // May 2013

    University Strengthens IT Security Through FISMA Assessment

    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio wanted to comply with FISMA as required by new externally-funded research projects, gain better understanding of what FISMA compliance entails and learn best practices for improving research-specific operational security. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Cisco FISMA Risk Assessment Service...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    State University Advances Education With Strong Network

    The University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) helps thousands of students reach their educational goals every year. Their business challenge were to build secure wireless network to support thousands of devices and flexible learning environment, increase speed and performance of network to support growing needs and establish solid network foundation...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Building Supplies Distributor Shifts Web Security to Cloud

    MacArthur Corporation their challenges are to relieve network congestion and maintain performance without adding branch bandwidth and strengthen and centralize web security. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to network solution of Cisco ISR G2 with Cisco Cloud Web Security. This security and filtering solution helps enable...

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  • Case Studies // May 2012

    IT Managed Services Provider Boosts Core Offerings

    Jenaly Technology Group need on the part of small and medium-size businesses for not just IT management but IT leadership. Their challenges are to Offer support services for Cisco equipment sold to clients and managed by Jenaly, achieve competitive differentiation with superior support offering and compete with telecommunications companies moving...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    Great Grooming Meets Rich Communications at the Headgame

    Good communication and smooth-running business processes play an important role in maintaining a positive atmosphere at The Headgame. When the small company began experiencing problems with its phones, PCs, and Internet connection. Their challenge is to provide responsive, reliable phone and network communications inside and outside the salon. They chose...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Optometry Clinic Improves Efficiency With Converged Network

    The partners at Coldwater Vision Center were grappling with a problem common to many small medical service practices. Their challenges are center needed to meet government and agency requirements while growing the business, phone system lacked communications features and hampered productivity and satellite office not connected by WAN or to...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Solution Provider Gets Full Benefit of Cloud Delivery Model

    Well-known worldwide as the Netherlands telecommunications carrier, KPN is also present in markets such as Belgium, France, Germany, and Spain. Their challenges are to eliminate customer dissatisfaction with long solution lead times, help enable introduction of new cloud-based service offerings and transform IT organization for optimal flexibility and efficiency. Implementation...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Navaho Partners With Cisco to Capture Virtual Image Storage Market

    Navaho is a leading European cloud services provider, delivering a range of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for small- and medium-sized enterprises. Their business challenges were to take early and solid lead in developing cloud-based digital trust services,...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2012

    Realizing Mobility With Device Flexibility

    NNIT is a leading Danish IT services company, providing consultancy and outsourcing to customers looking to make software applications. Their challenge is to increase employee efficiency and business opportunities by building optimal IT environment for secure mobility and video collaboration. They deployed to Cisco Borderless Network, with Medianet, Secure-X, and...

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