Midsize Business Solutions

IT Challenges for Midsize

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Get Better, Cost-Effective Resources for Your IT Teams

Your business depends on IT for so much. Your IT teams must keep the infrastructure up and running. Address urgent demands. Implement new technologies. React to security threats. And do it all for less. No wonder IT can make all the difference to your business success or failure.

Cisco and our partners can simplify selection, deployment, and management of your infrastructure, applications, and tools. So you can focus on your business and increase productivity. Discover how we can meet your top IT challenges, including a cloud migration strategy and BYOD policy, while saving time, money, and staff.

Which challenge is your priority?

Which challenge is your priority?

Deploying Solutions

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.

Prepare for the Cloud
Reach new levels of IT efficiency and consolidation with a cloud intelligent network. (PDF - 321 KB)

Improve Business Intelligence
Give people the information they need, when they need it, by optimizing Microsoft SQL Server workloads.
(PDF - 233 KB)

A Switch to Grow Your Business
See how this "game-changer" access switch can transform your IT operations. (3:45 min) New

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 and develop a cloud migration strategy to keep pace with market trends and new business requirements.

IDC on Cloud Networking
Get practical tips to prep your network for migration, cut costs, and boost app performance. (PDF - 149 KB)

Car Manufacturer Increases Agility
Learn how increased IT productivity can significantly save time.
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How to Build an Intelligent Cloud
TechWise TV examines the network elements that make or break a successful cloud. (56:37 min)

Collaboration Tools

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.

The Real Value of Video
Third-party analysis and use cases explore the true ROI of video communications. (PDF - 421 KB)

Improving Access to Health Records
A hospital uses technology to provide access to medical records anytime, from any device. (PDF - 574 KB) New

Empower Business Communications
Transform the way you do business with a simple unified communications solution. (12:27 min)

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 – to create an effective BYOD policy 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.

Mobilize Your Entire Organization
Get BYOD insights specific to midmarket businesses. New

Empower Your Sales Team
Learn how Cisco BYOD Smart Solution mobilizes sales teams and enhances creativity. (PDF - 312 KB) New

More Productivity, Lower Costs
See how a BYOD approach saves companies $1,300 per employee annually. (3:02 min) New

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.

How Will You Meet the Needs of a Mobile Workforce?
Learn how Cisco and Citrix deliver a flexible and highly secure workspace. New

Improving IT Uptime and Management
FlexPod technology gives Suttons Group confidence to invest in long-distance systems management. (PDF - 337 KB) New

Making Server Migration Easier
See how migrating with Cisco UCS is faster than with competitor systems. (3:13 min) New

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.

Boost Security, Protect Innovation
Find out how Cisco next-generation firewalls give companies the power to stop threats everywhere. New

Safeguarding Patient Data
Texas Heart Institute controls network access with context-aware security.
(PDF - 318 KB) New

Safer Connections
Increase protection as more devices, machines, and people connect today than ever before. (2:47 min)