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Case Study: Manx Telecom

Setting the network free

Manx Telecom uses Cisco solutions to create innovative ways of working and new market opportunities on the Isle of Man.

Summary

Challenges

  • Evolve from a traditional service provider to a cloud services innovator
  • Replace an aging IP multimedia subsystem with a virtualized platform to support rapid service delivery and business growth

Solution

Cisco software-defined networking provided a complete solution for public and private cloud:

Results

  • Cut time required to enable 4G roaming by 50%, from 6 to 3 months
  • Infrastructure investment costs have been reduced by up to 40%, and service running costs are 20% less
  • Reduced risk of network downtime and if faults do arise they are much easier to solve
  • New services can be deployed 50% faster and engineers have 30% more time for IT transformational projects

What they’re saying

"We wanted to make the change to software-defined networking with someone we trust."

Kevin Paige, Chief Information and Technology Officer, Manx Telecom

Who is Manx Telecom?

Industry: Telecommunications
Location: Isle of Man
Company size: 300 employees