IT Challenges for Midsize
Every day your IT teams must keep the infrastructure up and running, address urgent demands, react to security threats, and implement new technologies - all with limited resources.
The right IT infrastructure can make all the difference to your business success or failure. The right partner can make selection, deployment, and management simple. So you can focus on your business. Discover how Cisco and our partners can meet your top IT challenges while saving you time, money, and staffing resources.
How can you deploy new business applications and solutions rapidly, reliably, and cost-effectively - with minimal business impact?
Keeping IT up and running is vital to the success of your business. You need a platform that supports automated tasks, simplified management, and flexible migrations. Our solutions bring operational efficiencies that free up IT resources. Our partners will work with you to understand your unique needs and select the right solutions and services for your business.
Data in Motion
IT will take us from an event to an insight in a moment - and open up amazing new possibilities for your business. (1:51 min)
Microsoft SQL Server Workloads
See how to provide the best hardware capacity and platform benefits for your workloads. (PDF - 233 KB)
Before You Migrate to the Cloud
Learn about supporting the on-demand traffic created by cloud applications and services.
Moving to the Cloud
How can you get the most from public, private, or hybrid clouds?
Moving to a cloud-based model makes it easier and less costly to turn on new functionality when needed. IT services delivered through the cloud can benefit your business without compromising security or functionality. Learn how we and our partners can help you select the best cloud offerings to keep pace with market trends and new business requirements.
Why Your Network Has to Be Smart
Consider the role IT plays in successful cloud computing and application performance. (56:37 min)
24-hour service delivery. More processing power and storage capacity. The cloud makes it happen.
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The Cloud-Ready Network
See how you can start prepping your network for a smooth and successful migration. (PDF - 149 KB)
How can you simplify the deployment and management of collaboration tools across an entire workforce?
As your business grows you need communication tools that help you make fast decisions, nurture innovation, and remain competitive. Our plug-and-play collaboration solutions make it easy for your people to collaborate effectively from anywhere, at any time. These tools help reduce travel, save on office space and energy bills, and optimize your IT spend.
TechWise TV: Business Edition 6000
Discover affordable voice, mobility, messaging, conferencing, and video. (12:27 min)
A new collaboration platform helps improve information flow and road safety. (PDF - 462 KB)
Video Communications for Midmarket
Learn how video can boost reliability, simplicity, security, mobility, and productivity.
Mobility and BYOD
How can you support anytime, anywhere access for mobile devices while keeping your network secure?
Mobility and the BYOD workplace are integral to business today. IT's challenge is to manage the potential security risks and bandwidth requirements, without straining budgets. Our affordable solutions help you onboard a variety of mobile devices, quickly and securely. So your business can reap all the benefits of flexible access - minus the risks.
Financial Impact of BYOD
Read how companies like yours can evaluate the current and potential value of BYOD. (PDF - 4.5 MB)
Production issues exposed network flaws at a giant radio station. See how they fixed it. (PDF - 270 KB)
The Best of BYOD
Give people unified access to reliable data, voice, and multimedia. Securely, from any device. (2:30 min)
Data Center Virtualization
How can you deliver on-demand IT services, streamline data center management, and boost business resilience?
Your data center needs to provide IT with visibility, management, and control across the infrastructure. Our data center solution is a cohesive system that supports just-in-time provisioning and mobility. Our partners can provide the technical expertise, supplemental staffing, and support to virtualize your architecture and make your budget go further.
Virtualize Desktop Infrastructure
Achieve up to 72% ROI with Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solutions (VDI).
Financial institution finds new savings with unified and cloud computing.
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Cisco Easy Virtual Network
Watch a demo of network virtualization made simple. (7:05 min)
Security and Compliance
How can you maintain compliance and data security, simply and cost-effectively?
You're on the frontline of protecting the data for your business, customers, partners, and employees. Our proven solutions can thwart threats, prevent unauthorized access, manage user authentication, and simplify compliance with industry requirements. Our partners can work with you to perform a security assessment and select the right security offerings for your business.
Security Threats by the Numbers
See real-world facts and figures, plus ways to protect your own network.
Find out what connects a large radiology practice and protects its network of home-based physicians.
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The Ideal Next-Generation Firewall
You can support file sharing, social media, and new apps - and still keep security tight.