Security Case Study: Ansell


Simpler network improves security and boosts efficiency

Company: Ansell

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Global

Company Size: 15,000 employees


  • Increase security posture to better protect against increasing threats.
  • Deliver a consistent standard of protection and service across all locations.
  • Refresh and simplify global network and security infrastructure.

The Solution

Security Solutions:

  • Cisco ASA 5525-X with FirePOWER Services
  • Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center
  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Cisco Security ELA: Cisco Advanced Malware Protection, Cloud Web and Email Security, and AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.

Data Center solutions:

  • Cisco UCS C-Series Servers
  • FlexPod
  • Cisco UCS B-Series Blade Servers
  • Cisco 4200, 3800, and 2800 Series Integrated Services Routers

Collaboration, Voice, IP and Wireless solutions:

  • Cisco TelePresence IX5000 Series
  • Cisco Unified Contact Center
  • Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Cisco 5508 Wireless Controller
  • Cisco Aironet 3600 Series


  • Stronger security delivered for less cost across all global locations
  • Streamlined network infrastructure and cut network latency in half to greatly improve efficiency
  • Created an agile and secure platform to support growth and innovation
With new technologies, we can help global teams work smarter to deliver better products and services. Standardizing on Cisco solutions gives us an agile and secure platform to support our growth and innovation.
- George Michalitsianos,
Director, Global Infrastructure - Information Technology, Ansell

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