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Integrate the Manufacturing Process
Learn how Cisco helps companies from vehicle design through assembly and service. (4:09 min)
Transforming the Auto Industry
Learn about major changes in the European automotive industry to help meet future needs.
Boosting Profitable Innovation
The auto industry is converging toward high tech solutions, creating new opportunities. (PDF - 752 KB)
Mercedes Improves Customer Service
Cisco Video Surveillance solution provides safety and security.Read Blog
Improve Efficiency, Collaboration, and Innovation
Cisco networking architectures for the automotive industry are based on a proven, industry-leading portfolio of manufacturing products and solutions. They provide real-time visibility and control to deliver a rapid return on investment.
By applying an intelligent, converged network approach to their processes, automotive manufacturers can dramatically improve the performance and flexibility of their operations. They can speed decisions, boost agility, and mitigate risk. Manufacturers can achieve a dramatic return on investment and unlock real business benefits, including:
- Real-time performance visibility
- Better business decisions with access to key performance indicators
- Tighter scheduling cycles
- Inventory visibility throughout the value chain
Many automotive companies are partnering with Cisco to integrate their manufacturing processes with enterprise applications through a single network. They have achieved the following goals:
- Reduced risk by applying Cisco validated designs with comprehensive security
- Increased productivity through remote access, integrated communications, and enhanced mobility
- Enhanced business transformation and faster R&D through video-rich, collaborative production processes, enhanced analytics, and information sharing.
Secure Ops for Automotive Industry
The Cisco Secure Ops Solution is a next-generation cybersecurity, secure-access, and compliance solution for critical infrastructure. The solution provides a highly secure industrial automation and control systems environment to protect workers and factories in the automotive industry. Delivered as a managed service, the Cisco Secure Ops Solution combines on-premises technology and processes to implement and maintain layered security controls.
Cisco Secure Ops Solution: Learn how to more effectively manage cybersecurity risk and compliance requirements in your industrial automation environments. Protect against risks, improve efficiency, and reduce site downtime.
- Get a Solution Overview (PDF 1.38 MB)
Read the Cisco Automotive Solutions at-a-glance.
- Build One Common Converged Network (PDF - 2 MB)
Integrate industrial automation and business systems with Cisco Industrial Smart Solution.
- Communicate Globally in Real-Time
Use video for effective communications between globally distributed design centers.
- General Motors Improves ROI (PDF - 963 KB)
See how General Motors standardized operations to achieve a 166 percent return on investment.
- Toyota Boosts Productivity by 18% (PDF - 621 KB)
Cisco helps Toyota improve business processes, collaboration, and communication.