Bring your own device (BYOD)


Making your devices truly mobile

Inspiration strikes when you least expect it. Ideas do not always come to you at your desk. You may be in a meeting, in an elevator, or at lunch. In a BYOD workplace, your devices move with you instead of being left behind.

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What BYOD does


Provide more work options

Give employees the flexibility to work where and when they want. 


Strengthen security

Reduce your employees' risk of introducing malware or losing sensitive data.


Streamline operations

Decrease company expenditures, alleviate work delays, and lower operating costs.


Help your staff get more done

Improve collaboration and productivity with greater speed and efficiency.

How you can use it



Allow students and teachers to complete their tasks on any device while protecting their data.



Give doctors and administrators access to patient data and help them do their jobs efficiently.



Keep stockrooms fully stocked, sales staff informed, and customers knowledgeable.



Give guests the comfort of home. Allow them to use their devices on a highly secure connection.

Flexible workspace powered by Wi-Fi


"We're saving millions of pounds a year from the combination of less office space and office sharing."

James Sandell,
Group IT Delivery Director, RSA Group

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What's inside


Access points

Cisco is dedicated to delivering the world’s most versatile and reliable wireless network. We offer advanced indooroutdoor and industrial wireless access points. Our Meraki access points are built from the highest-grade components and are carefully optimized for a seamless user experience.


Wireless LAN controllers

Our controllers support small and large network deployments with flexible models, including new virtualization options. See the Wireless Selector Tool and the Comparison Tool for more information.


Dynamic policy control

The Cisco Identity Services Engine helps you control all access, including wireless guest access, throughout the network from one place. See user and device details, and stop threats.


Highly secure mobility

Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client is a lightweight endpoint agent with extensive capabilities. It provides remote access while protecting your data.


Cisco Catalyst Multigigabit Switching

Cisco Catalyst multigigabit technology prepares your access switches for future innovations. It delivers speeds beyond 1 Gbps on existing Category 5e cables.


Wireless services

Let our experts put technology to work for you. We can help you meet your business goals and improve your results. Get more efficient Wi-Fi so you can focus on your business with Wireless Optimization Service. View all wireless services.

Featured technology

Flexible Radio Assignment

Flexible Radio Assignment

Automatically optimize your network and improve mobile experiences in high-density environments.

Design your campus network for BYOD

Make sure your enterprise and wireless LANs can support an ever-growing number of devices and apps.

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1:1 and BYOD solutions for education

Learn how to manage your Meraki BYOD devices in your school without added cost or complexity.

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Not all devices are created equal

See how extending wireless privileges to a guest doesn’t have to affect your whole organization.

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News and events

Going beyond Wave 2

Going beyond Wave 2

The Cisco Aironet 2800 and 3800 Series easily keep up with increasing bandwidth demands.

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Easily control access points

Easily control access points

Configure multiple access points at once with the WLAN Express Setup Wizard.

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Cisco Mobility Express

Set up in minutes

Small and midsize networks can now set up an enterprise-class Wi-Fi network in minutes.

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