Wireless Case Study: How Cisco Deployed Wireless Access Points Worldwide

Cisco Aironet deployment improves employee productivity, mobility, and network security.

Article Summary:

Providing secure, reliable, consistent, and cost-effective wireless services to employees globalwide is a huge challenge for any enterprise IT department. In 2004 Cisco IT met each of these requirements with deployment of its global wireless LAN (WLAN) solution and access point technology. This wireless case study describes the design and architecture of Cisco ITís WLAN solution and business benefits derived from the deployment, including:

  • Increased employee productivity estimated at between US$9 and $18 million per year companywide
  • Instant network connectivity for employees away from their desks
  • Full networking in conference and training rooms, data centers, etc.

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