Technical Services

Cisco Technical Services help to ensure that your Cisco products and network operate efficiently and benefit from the most up-to-date system and application software. Cisco offers a flexible suite of support services designed to meet your business needs and assist you in effectively managing network services required to maintain high-quality network performance while controlling operational costs.

Technical Services

Cisco Smart Care Service

An innovative new service offered by Cisco certified partners that combines network-wide technical support with proactive network monitoring, assessments and remote repairs for small and medium-sized businesses.

Cisco SMARTnet Service

An award-winning technical support service that gives you direct, anytime access to Cisco engineers and an extensive range of technical resources, SMARTnet Service delivers rapid issue resolution, flexible device-by-device coverage, and premium service options to help you maximize operational efficiency.

Cisco Smart Foundation Service

Formerly called SMB Support Assistant, Cisco Smart Foundation Service is specifically designed for small and medium-sized businesses, this service provides simplified, cost-effective network support to help SMB customers ensure operational reliability and protect technology investments on select SMB products.

Cisco Application Support

Software Application Support (SAS), Software Application Support plus Upgrades (SASU), and Unified Communications Essential Operate Service cost-effectively provide timely, uninterrupted access to application software updates and extensive technical support resources to help you keep your network available and secure.

Cisco Base

Cisco Base provides access to technical support including the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) and registered access to, as well as OS software updates within your licensed feature set (not available in all regions).

Cisco SP Base and SP Base Onsite

Tailored for Service Providers, this service provides registered access to for online technical assistance, access to TAC, Cisco OS Software updates and upgrades, and advance replacement of failed hardware.

Cisco Focused Technical Support

Provides high-touch technical support to improve an organizations operational efficiency.

Cisco Remote Management Services

Provides comprehensive monitoring, issue resolution and day-to-day management of network devices—24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Technology-specific Operate Services

Cisco SMARTnet Service for SBCS

An award-winning technical support service that gives you direct, anytime access to Cisco engineers and an extensive range of technical resources, Cisco SMARTnet Service delivers rapid issue resolution and complete, solutions-level technical support for the Smart Business Communications System

Cisco TelePresence Essential Operate Service

Provides system-level, ongoing technical support to maintain the high performance of Cisco TelePresence solutions.

Cisco Unified Communications Operate Services

Simplify your customer’s post-sales support and reduce their downtime with integrated, systems-level support for Cisco Unified Communications deployments.

Cisco Unified Computing Support and Warranty Services

Increase uptime, quickly resolve issues, and get the most from your unified computing investment.

Cisco Security IntelliShield Alert Manager Service

Provides a customizable, web-based threat and vulnerability alert service that allows organizations to easily access timely, accurate and credible information about potential vulnerabilities in their environment.

Cisco Services for IPS

Keep your Cisco® Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) updated and effective against ongoing security threats with a comprehensive service that includes around-the-clock technical support, hardware replacement, software and signature file updates, and dynamic global threat information.

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The capabilities of Cisco’s Technical Services improve network uptime while helping to ensure your network and applications run at peak performance.

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