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 have implemented next-generation enterprise collaboration platform - Cisco Quad. The results of implementing Cisco were an integrated workplace that provides seamless collaboration between employees and communities, Cisco Quad allows to merge disparate collaboration platforms and reduce the management efforts and infrastructure cost by 30%, reduction time spent on management and execution of events by 20% and knowledge sharing on bedrock of policy and security improves employee productivity.