Global Crossing was a telecommunications company that provided computer networking services worldwide and operated a tier 1 carrier. Their challenges are to provide visibility and control available in legacy networks from its IP network and want re-assurance that its network is resilient to potential failures and that customer traffic will not be negatively affected by planned maintenance or unplanned outages on the network. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco MATE design and MATE collector. The results of implementing Cisco were it improved network visibility and planning help direct capital expenditure for maximized ROI and cross-departmental co-operation improved by sharing common network plans.