Protect Your Midsize Business
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Reliable, Highly Secure, Cost-Effective Solutions
Cisco and its partners can simplify the selection, deployment, and management of your infrastructure, applications, and tools. Our solutions bring operational efficiencies that free up IT resources. Discover how our solutions for the network infrastructure, collaboration, data centers, and security can save you time, money, and staffing resources.
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- Stay a Step Ahead: Read the Grow Your Midsize Business brochure to learn how our IT solutions can help your organization thrive. (PDF - 767 KB)
- IT for Midsize Business: Learn how our affordable, highly secure IT solutions deliver value to your business. (Video - 1:48 min)
- Quick Tips to Improve Business Productivity: Capitalize on industry trends and Cisco solutions to grow your business and stay competitive.
Eight Ways to Innovate
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Prepare for the Future
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Empower, Engage, Innovate
When people work together, they can achieve extraordinary things. Improve collaboration in your organization with easy-to-use and easy-to-deploy midsize collaboration solutions that improve productivity, reduce costs, speed up decision-making, and enhance customer relationships.
With integrated voice, video, content sharing, and chat, our midsize collaboration solutions empower you to:
- Innovate with video collaboration anywhere, on any device
- Transform the workplace with better employee engagement
- Differentiate and grow your business through customer collaboration
Gain Faster Innovation with Video Collaboration
- Collaboration, the Big Picture: See why video is essential for virtual meetings. New
- Be Everywhere with Video Collaboration: A fast-paced music producer enjoys a simple and compelling video experience from any device. (Video - 2:26 min)
- Win with Video Collaboration: Watch video to learn how an athletic company gives its athletes a winning advantage. New
Improve Productivity with Workplace Transformation
- Empowered Salesforce: Auto Group improves collaboration with Cisco TelePresence and mobile HD video conferencing. New
- Transform Your Conference Room: The right collaboration tool can help you create a video collaboration center.
Service Your Customers Better
- Improve Customer Care: A software developer improves collaboration, which increases business efficiency. New
- Boost Customer Loyalty: Learn how to provide the best customer experience in your contact center.
Right Sized, Right Priced Solutions
- Realize the Cisco Collaboration Advantage: See how collaboration tools can make your business more productive. (Video - 2:30 min)
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- Measure Communication Costs: Analysys Mason research compares unified communications for midmarket.
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Intuitive Network Management
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Quickly Deploy Reliable Applications and Solutions
Networks are more complex than ever before. The demands placed on them continue to increase. You need a platform that supports automated tasks, simplified management, and flexible migrations. Our network infrastructure and mobility solutions simplify IT and promote new business opportunities with an open and programmable approach to networking. View the list of network infrastructure products recommended for midsize businesses.
Mobility solutions can help increase employee productivity and improve customer satisfaction. But you must manage security risks. Our affordable solutions help you onboard mobile devices quickly and securely. Your business can reap all the benefits of highly secure mobile access, minus the risks.
- Mobility Infographic: See how surveyed IT leaders plan to mobilize their workplaces.
- Move Your Network to the Cloud: Watch a live demonstration of Meraki secure cloud solutions for wired and wireless networks. New
- Tips for Secure Guest Access: Read valuable tips to help implement secure guest BYOD access, policy, on-boarding, and management. (PDF - 566.69 KB)
- Wireless and BYOD Top Tips: Follow these simple guidelines to be more successful with wireless site surveys, deployment, management, and reporting. (PDF - 470.16 KB)
- Explore Mobility Options: Review the top mobility initiatives of IT decision makers and the latest IT trends for highly secure mobile collaboration.
- Empower Your Employees: Learn how a mobile technology and marketing company helps its workforce innovate with Cisco mobility solutions. (PDF - 237 KB)
- Speed, High Performance, and More: Get a quick overview of the Cisco Aironet 2700 Series Access Point from a wireless expert. New
Innovation in a business requires innovation in the network. Cisco Catalyst Switching and Unified Access solutions provide an intelligent network platform that is based on our "one policy, one management, and one network" approach. Simplify your operations by converging wired and wireless on a single platform. Get advanced security across your network, and support the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend, mobility, and the Internet of Everything (IoE).
- High Availability Switching for Healthcare: Learn how Hill-Rom enhances patient care with Cisco Catalyst 4500 Series Switches. New
- A Switch to Grow Your Business: Use this innovative access switch to improve IT operations. (Video - 3:44 min)
- Make IT More Efficient: Simplify troubleshooting and gain consistent visibility, security, and control. (Video - 4:35 min)
- Save Energy with an Ecofriendly Catalyst Switch: Upgrade your LAN potential and cut costs with simple and highly secure access switching solutions. (PDF - 808 KB)
Routing and WAN
In today's competitive environment, organizations must optimize their investments. Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN) can help your business deliver an exceptional user experience over any transport: MPLS, direct Internet, or hybrid WAN. Cisco IWAN provides an application-aware network to efficiently deliver critical business applications and increase productivity. You can gain significant savings and reduce branch infrastructure costs.
- Improve Network Performance: See how Cisco Intelligent WAN can help you cut costs and reduce network downtime. New
- All-In-One IT System: Watch this demonstration to see how Cisco Branch Office in a Box easily supports all of your essential IT appliances. New
- Prepare for the Cloud: Reach new levels of IT efficiency and consolidation with a cloud intelligent network.
- Master the Art of Application-Centric Networking: Use the network for optimized, controlled application delivery.
- Use Cisco Intelligent WAN: Right-size your network without compromise, and with operational simplicity and lower costs. (Video - 2:09 min)
- Optimize the Branch Office Experience: Deploy comprehensive application services across all your remote locations.
Cisco unified management solutions support wired and wireless lifecycle management and application visibility. The Cisco Prime Infrastructure solution brings device management capabilities into operational monitoring workflows. This empowers IT departments to more effectively manage their networks as well as the services the network delivers.
- Gain Pervasive Visibility and Control: Watch this Cisco Network Analysis Module (NAM) demonstration to see how you can quickly identify and fix network issues. New
- Simplify Your Infrastructure Management: See a demonstration of how Cisco Prime Infrastructure can make troubleshooting and device management easier. New
Rapidly Deploy Cloud Services
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Simplify IT Operations
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Cut Costs and Simplify Operations
Improve the economics of your data center by unifying compute, storage, networking, virtualization, and management into a single platform. Gain a more reliable data center that fits your business needs. View the list of data center products recommended for midsize businesses.
Data Center Networking
New demands are being placed on your data center network from mobile users, virtualized servers, applications, and clouds. Cisco Nexus switching and integrated security solutions use a fabric architecture to reduce data center networking complexity and costs. They improve operational efficiency and flexibility, giving you increased performance, visibility across all resources, and support for innovation and growth.
- Five Secrets of Highly Effective Data Centers: Help your organization overcome the traditional limitations of IT to support innovation and growth.
- Data Center Network Evolution: Update your network infrastructure to cut operating costs and speed delivery of applications.
- Better Network Agility and Less Complexity: See how the City of Hayward converged their data and storage networks to increase network efficiency. (PDF - 584 KB)
Discover how to simplify data center operations and create a platform to support your physical, virtual, and cloud computing needs. Cisco UCS servers help you improve data center management, increase operational speed, and reduce TCO.
- Making Server Migration Easier: See how Cisco UCS helps quickly and easily migrate server identities. (Video - 3:12 min)
- Simplifying Management While Cutting Costs: Learn how Cisco UCS is built for virtualization and consolidation. (PDF - 3 MB)
- Unlock the Potential of Your Applications: Learn about the value of Cisco UCS and virtualization for midsize businesses from data center experts. New
- UCS for Small Places: See how UCS Mini brings the power of Unified Computing to your midsize business.
- 5 Tips for Colocating Your Servers: Read these tips to help scale and manage your data center. (PDF - 501 KB).
Cisco and its storage partners offer flexible, open, and innovative infrastructure solutions for any application. You can scale your IT infrastructure, reduce complexity, and deliver IT services faster. Run your core applications on a trusted platform with Cisco.
- Cisco Virtualization Solution for 50 Virtual Machines: Cisco worked closely with Microsoft and EMC to pre-validate a design guide for deploying 50 virtual machines with EMC VSPEX. (PDF - 14 MB)
- How to Meet the Needs of a Mobile Workforce: Cisco and Citrix work together to deliver a flexible and highly secure workspace.
Cybersecurity Built for Midsize
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Cybersecurity for the Real World
You face unprecedented challenges to protect your midsize business. New trends such as mobility and cloud are changing security requirements for devices, data, and your network.
To address these challenges, you need a smart, scalable threat-centric security model. Our security solutions reduce complexity and deliver superior visibility and control. With Cisco, you gain advanced threat protection across the entire attack continuum, before, during, and after an attack. View the list of security products recommended for midsize businesses.
- Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report: Learn about current security concerns, trends in vulnerabilities, and attacks.
You have limited IT resources, and need simplified Internet edge protection. We offer next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) designed to meet the needs of midsize businesses.
- A New Way Forward: Learn about continuous threat protection for organizations of all sizes. New
- Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services: Security Leader David Goeckeler introduces the threat-focused next-generation firewall.
- 2014 NSS Labs Product Analysis Reports: Find out how NGFWs tested in security, performance, and total cost of ownership (TCO).
Email, Web, and Cloud Security
Protect your organization from malware and help secure your network from targeted attacks. Manage dynamic threats and malware with physical, virtual, and cloud deployment options.
- Deploy Highly Secure Web and Email Gateways: Read Gartner insights on current security threats and secure email and web gateway vendors.
- Embed Cloud Security: Is your data in the cloud secure? Watch this expert interview to learn how to help stay secure in the cloud.
Advanced Malware Protection
Traditional security measures are not enough to stop today's advanced threats. Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) helps to enable malware detection and blocking, continuous analysis, and retrospective alerting.
- Introduction to Advanced Malware: Join us for details and demos of Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) offering. (Video - 1 hr)
- Buyer's Criteria for Advanced Malware Protection: Learn what questions you should ask when buying an AMP solution.
More Secure Data Center Solutions
Your data center needs to be dynamic and responsive to your business, and highly secure. Our Secure Data Center Solutions give you scalable protection, adaptability, and flexibility.
- Tug of War in the Data Center: IT pros balance scale, agility, and security in the data center.
- Fitness Company Case Study: Fast-growing Beachbody protects its data center and positions for the future. (PDF – 1 MB)
Highly Secure Mobility and Access
Help ensure that only authorized users or guests can access your network. Our highly secure solutions make it easy for you to enforce policies for managed and unmanaged devices across your wired and wireless networks.
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Empowering You and Your Network
We make sure your high-quality Cisco experience continues far beyond your purchase and basic hardware warranty. As your network and business evolve and grow, you know that when issues arise, you have our Cisco technical experts and extensive resources at your side.
Cisco Technical Support Service is your key to:
- Peace of mind: Rely on local Cisco engineers who speak your language, 24 hours a day
- Knowledge: Access bug search tools, software downloads, technical documents, and more online resources
- Continuity: Get your essential hardware replaced quickly
- Highly reliable networks: Proactively monitor your devices and speed error resolution by up to 80 percent with Smart Call Home