Cisco Collaboration System 10.x Solution Reference Network Designs (SRND)
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Revised: January 15, 2015; OL-30952-03

This document provides design considerations and guidelines for deploying Cisco Unified Communications and Collaboration solutions, including Cisco Unified Communications Manager 10. x, Cisco TelePresence System, and other components of Cisco Collaboration System Release 10. x.

This document has evolved from a long line of Solution Reference Network Design (SRND) guides produced by Cisco over the past decade. As Cisco’s voice, video, and data communications technologies have developed and grown over time, the SRND has been revised and updated to document those technology advancements. This latest version of the SRND includes Cisco’s full spectrum of collaboration technologies such as TelePresence, WebEx, and support for a wide range of end-user devices. As Cisco continues to develop and enhance collaboration technologies, this SRND will continue to evolve and be updated to provide the latest guidelines, recommendations, and best practices for designing collaboration solutions.

This document should be used in conjunction with other documentation available at the following locations:

  • For other Solution Reference Network Design (SRND) documents:

  • For more information about the Cisco Unified Communications System:

  • For more information about Cisco Unified Communications Manager:

  • For information on Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server:

  • For other Cisco design guides:

  • For all Cisco products and documentation:

New or Changed Information for This Release

Note Unless stated otherwise, the information in this document applies to all Cisco Collaboration Systems 10.x releases.

Within each chapter of this guide, new and revised information is listed in a section titled What’s New in This Chapter.

Although much of the content in this document is similar to previous releases of the Cisco Collaboration SRND and the Cisco Unified Communications System SRND, it has been reorganized and updated extensively to reflect more accurately the architecture of the current Cisco Collaboration Systems Release. Cisco recommends that you review this entire document, starting with the Introduction, page 1-1 , to become familiar with the technology and the system architecture.

Revision History

This document may be updated at any time without notice. You can obtain the latest version of this document online at:

Visit this website periodically and check for documentation updates by comparing the revision date of your copy with the revision date of the online document.

The following table lists the revision history for this document.

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January 15, 2015


Updates for Cisco Collaboration System Release 10.6. For details, in each chapter see What’s New in This Chapter.

April 26, 2014


Periodic update of various chapters. For details, in each chapter see What’s New in This Chapter.

November 19, 2013


Initial version of this document for Cisco Collaboration System Release 10.0.

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