Economic opportunity and a reputation as "Canada's safest city" have boosted the City of Mississauga's population to nearly 800,000 residents, and its growing fast. Their challenges are to provide open and accessible government, enable decisions through research and analytics, create a connected and engaged workforce and improve services through innovation. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented private fiber network using Cisco routing, switching and security solutions and citywide wireless network using Cisco controllers and access points. The results of implementing Cisco were allows operations teams and emergency services to respond faster, enables new services while keeping IT budget flat and improves public safety with immediately actionable information.