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 for growing student population spread across five campuses. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco web security appliance and ASA 5520 adaptive security appliance. The results of implementing the Cisco were simplifies security management and operations, while leaving room for future growth, it enables students to access sites they need for digital learning without degrading network bandwidth and provides granular control of URL filtering and applications.