Architecture Center of Excellence centralizes knowledge and content sharing, brings architect experts together, and showcases the value of architecture from a customer perspective.

Cisco Case Study / Collaboration / Social Network for Enterprise: To raise the overall knowledge of Cisco architecture among people in multiple business functions dispersed throughout the company globally, Cisco created the Architecture Center of Excellence (ACoE) community, an "enterprise social network." With a growing membership of more than 2000 and approximately 300 unique visitors per week, ACoE runs on a platform called Cisco Quad, the result of several years of experimentation and piloting within the company. Cisco customers can draw on Cisco's real-world experience implementing a virtual community and a social network for enterprise that is helping to meet the strategic business objectives of a global technology company.

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