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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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  • Case Studies // Dec 2011

    Travel Insurer Gains Stability, Agility Through Virtualization

    Founded in 1993, Seven Corners Inc. has grown to become one of the most respected insurers in the travel industry. Their challenges are to enhance network reliability and performance, simplify data center management and provide flexible infrastructure that can scale to accommodate growth. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges....

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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 // Nov 2011

    Children's Hospital Enhances Clinical Workflow

    A world leader in pediatric healthcare, Miami Children's Hospital ranks among the most prestigious medical institutions in the United States. Their challenges were to evolve infrastructure to support Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system, minimize administrative effort and environmental overhead required to scale data center and plan, design, and deploy backup...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Cisco Services Helps Lower TCO for Cisco IT

    Over the past five years, Cisco IT has experienced significant growth in its infrastructure capabilities. Cisco looking to deploy IT budget and investment more strategically, lower total cost of ownership, while improving operational efficiency and support increased business demands and drive innovation with new technology. Cisco IT approached Cisco Services...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Unified Platform for IT Services Company

    The benefits of an innovative data center architecture are not restricted to large enterprises, as IT services provider RUN discovered when choosing a replacement data center platform. RUN AG Challenges are to optimize resources and increase efficiency and scale for growth. RUN AG chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Insurance Company Deploys UCS and Gains Speed, Flexibility, and Savings

    For more than 30 years, Hannover Life Re America has been designing custom solutions for clients in the life and health reinsurance market. Their challenges are aging server infrastructure resulted in increasing support costs, lack of flexibility led to over-provisioning server infrastructure to help ensure sufficient capacity and provisioning servers...

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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

    Greener and More Efficient Cloud Services

    Cineca is one of the largest supercomputing centers in Italy. Cineca provides high-performance computing, as well as the management and development of networks. Cineca challenges are to reduce infrastructure, operating costs, and time-to-market. Cineca chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco Data Center Business Advantage vision, architecture, and...

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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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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Promoting Teaching and Learning Success with Mobility

    Lake Washington School District (LWSD) is the sixth largest school district in the state. Their challenges were increase the performance and throughput of the wireless network, accommodate significantly more wireless devices in and out of the classroom with access virtually everywhere and offer a more reliable and consistent network experience...

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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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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    Consulting Group Moves Services to Secure Private Cloud

    Hay Group is a global management consulting firm specializing in developing talent, organizing people to be more effective, and motivating them to perform at their best. Their facing challenges were to providing high availability for customer web portals, to increase business agility, to protect intellectual property. They chose Cisco to...

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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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  • Case Studies // Sep 2011

    Securities Trading Firm Gains Competitive Edge

    Mantara High-Frequency and Electronic Trading company, there challenges were to reduce complexity of multivendor, multiproduct infrastructure, Help customers comply with evolving security regulations while maintaining ultra-low latency market access and support rapidly growing global client base. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco Nexus 3064 Switches provide...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Digital TV Software Company Powers Applications With Secure Network

    Nagra-OpenTV serves some of the world's top digital television providers. Their business challenges are to support Nagra-OpenTV's growth with limited IT resources, quickly and cost-effectively adapt to serve needs of company's 3,000 employees spread across diverse geographic locations and help ensure 24-hour system availability for development teams collaborating around the...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    Web Conferencing Opens Doors for Students in Rural India

    Seer Akademi challenge is to give students access to high-quality education, regardless of location or social background, address shortage of qualified professors and lack of electronics research and bypass time-consuming travel required to attend class in person. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco WebEx technology. Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Travel Services Provider Gains World-Class Efficiency and Scalability

    Travelport is a leading provider of transaction-processing solutions for companies in the global travel industry. Their challenges are the business goals were outpacing infrastructure capabilities, server and network management was increasingly time consuming and complex and infrastructure performance and resiliency did not meet company standards. Travelport chose Cisco to overcome...

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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 Extends Campus for Broadcaster-Quality Video Production

    The University of Salford has earned an enviable reputation for "Real-world" teaching and ground-breaking research. Their challenges were need to attract students in increasingly competitive climate, extend campus to embrace prestigious new site and meet students' desire for new styles of learning. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Virtualized, Greener Data Center Operations

    Previder is at the very center of the IT value chain. Their challenges are to maximize and execute on high-growth market opportunities and move to two new data centers, while protecting existing IT investment. Previder chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco Data Center Business Advantage vision, architecture,...

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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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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Education Company Moves Data Center to the Cloud, Saves Big

    Cisco UCS also helps enhance network and application performance. “Our new infrastructure is delivering five times more speed, and it allows my team to work faster,” says Blaisdell. “The server provisioning and physical rollouts that used to take us seven weeks to accomplish, now only take a few hours in...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Service Provider Builds Secure Public Cloud for Mission-Critical Applications

    OpSource, Inc. provides cloud and managed hosting services for global customers. Their challenges are to develop cloud service for enterprise production applications, offer best-of-class service-level agreements and minimize IT workload. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to Cisco Data Center Business Advantage solutions, including Layer 2 networking,...

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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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  • Case Studies // Apr 2011

    Manufacturer Accelerates Business Cycle Times

    Avago Technologies is a leading global manufacturer of optoelectronics and analog interface components. Their facing challenges were to building operationally efficient data center, accelerate business cycle times, to helping ensure business continuity. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. Cisco proposed and implemented the migrated complete Oracle solution stack to...

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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

    Fast, Efficient, and Cost-Effective: With Cisco's Unified Computing System (UCS), KYBERNETIKA Accelerates Provision of Virtual IT Environments

    KYBERNETIKA AG provides professional consultancy, training, and implementation services in the field of VMware. Their facing challenges were technological upgrade of the IT infrastructure is an ongoing task for KYBERNETIKA. The provision of preconfigured VMware environments in particular needed to be simplified and accelerated. They chose Cisco to overcome these...

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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 // Mar 2011

    Cisco on Cisco: Cisco Unified Communications on Cisco Unified Computing System

    Rapid growth in Cisco's employee user base combined with new ways of working put additional processing demand on the IT department's communication services. Their challenges are to provide reliable voice communication services to rapidly growing number of users and increasing devices per user, scale Unified Communications (UC) infrastructure beyond the...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Risk Management Services Provider Gains High Availability for Databases

    Digital Risk, LLC clusters virtualized databases while keeping costs under control using Cisco Unified Data Center and StorMagic. Their challenges are they need to provide redundancy for business-critical information and eliminate single points of failure with keep storage costs manageable. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to...

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  • Case Studies // May 2013

    Services Provider Builds New Cloud Infrastructure for SMBs

    Cbeyond is an Atlanta-based managed services provider that focuses exclusively on SMBs. Their challenges are they need to solve business needs of SMBs with enterprise-class, end-to-end cloud services, design, build, and deploy consolidated cloud infrastructure using single provider and meet aggressive schedule for glitch-free launch of public and private cloud...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2013

    Cloud Services Provider Delivers Reliability with Cisco and KEMP

    The Peak 10 leverages LoadMaster Software on Cisco UCS to maximize availability and performance of unified data center environment. Their challenges are they need to establish highly scalable computing environment to meet growing demand for cloud services and streamlining computing, storage, and network connectivity with maximizing application availability. They chose...

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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 // May 2012

    Packaging Manufacturer Virtualizes Data Centers with UCS

    American Fuji Seal powers rapid company growth and supports data-intensive processes with UCS data center capabilities. Their challenges are they need to support rapid business growth and to maintain low overhead. They needed to meet data-intensive packaging design and production environment. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2012

    Law Firm Mitigates Risk, Goes Green with Data Center Refresh

    Paul Hastings is a leading international law firm that provides innovative legal solutions to the world's top financial institutions. Their challenges are they need to consolidate 16 major data centers down to 4 to achieve greater efficiency, mitigate risk of system outages to protect corporate revenue streams and reduce carbon...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    French Service Provider Invests in Cisco Cloud Control

    French service provider SFR business team, the enterprise business unit of SFR, is on the forefront of the worldwide demand for improving bandwidth efficiency. Their challenges are they want a business customer's visibility into application usage and behavior and network segment traffic flow to use bandwidth more effectively, SFR business...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2013

    Service Provider Partners with Cisco for Security Solution

    Global service provider has 8 branches throughout Germany, and in Asia and the Americas. Their challenges are they need to meet customer SLAs for network security management, availability, and data communication. Scale for growth in bandwidth, services, and devices, Optimize performance and efficiency to reduce operation expenses. They chose Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    School District Helps Students Succeed with Cisco Network

    Desert Sands Unified School District (DSUSD) is to help ensure that every student develops the knowledge, skills, and motivation. Their challenges are they need to serve student educational needs in and beyond the classroom in face of severe budget cuts and support efforts to raise state core curriculum standard scores....

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2012

    Service Provider Delivers Secure Cloud Services for the Enterprise

    Groupe Steria SCA one of the largest providers of IT-enabled business services in Europe. Their challenges are they need to devise profitable cloud model, it protect existing customer base and attract new customers. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to new Platform-as-a-Service (Paas) offer based on Cisco...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    Telecom Company Improves Cloud Performance with Cisco and RedCannon

    Orange Silicon is one of the world's leading telecommunications operators. Their challenges are they need to establish infrastructure to provide effective cloud-based solutions, reduce costs and streamline management of cloud infrastructure and deliver new services and solutions for clients. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to RedCannon...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    French IT Services Provider Improves Cloud Services

    CIS Valley has provided IT solutions for businesses across France. Their challenges are they need to expand cloud infrastructure and services to support growth, streamlining management of cloud environment and boosting staff productivity to meet demand. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to implemented Cisco intelligent automation...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Texas Schools Turn to IT to Secure Grounds and Facilities

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

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Mitigating Security Breaches with Firewalls and Intrusion Prevention

    Based in Memphis, TN, and with 28 sites across the United States, Barnhart Crane & Rigging serves demanding customers in construction. Their challenges are to prevent hacker intrusions into network, get improved visibility into firewall to find potential vulnerabilities and deploy network security system that can be modified during business...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2013

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

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

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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 // 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 // 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 // Dec 2007

    IPS Deployments in Enterprise Data Centers

    Enterprises consolidate all their applications and servers into data centers. The services hosted by the data center are crucial; the data center offers key functions for day-to-day business and ecommerce transactions. The concentration of services, confidential information, and resources make these centralized locations attractive for exploit. Attacks against these server...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2007

    Securing the Unified Communications - Enabled Enterprise

    In today's global economy, traditional time and geographical boundaries are vanishing. Many businesses have adopted a 24-hours-a-day approach to serving customers, who may be located anywhere in the world, in any time zone. For businesses, government agencies, and academic organizations to thrive in this dynamic market, personnel must remain accessible...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2007

    Fixed Mobile Convergence for the Enterprise: Understanding Technology and Deployment Options for Voice and Unified Communications Applications

    The term fixed mobile convergence is used increasingly by industry press, service providers, and vendors. Unfortunately, the term is not well defined and is often used loosely. This paper will define fixed mobile convergence. It will then focus on solutions that provide fixed mobile convergence for voice and unified communications...

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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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