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Cisco HCS-D has achieved DOD IL5 Authorization

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Secure collaboration from enterprise to the edge

The DoD’s migration to cloud puts security at the forefront. In support of your agency’s mission, Cisco has achieved DoD Impact Level 5 (IL 5) to bring a secure, cloud-hosted collaboration solution to market. We call it the Hosted Collaboration Solution for Defense (HCS-D).

How a secure DoD cloud benefits you

Secure collaboration

Enable security through FIPS 140-2 end-to-end encryption and DoD Impact Level 5 authorization, while keeping all data hosted by Cisco within the U.S.

Simplify operations

Deploy feature-rich, subscription-based services that scale with your needs, delivered from the cloud.

Increase agility

Enhance interoperability among systems while streamlining your budget through OpEx funding.

Empower your missions

Collaborate to get the mission done, from instant messaging to full videoconferencing.

What’s inside HCS-D

Cisco Unified Communications Manager

Gain reliable, secure, and scalable call control and session management with our integrated collaboration infrastructure for voice and video calling, messaging, and mobility.

Cisco Jabber

Move your missions on the go and collaborate more effectively with instant messaging, voice and video calls, desktop sharing, conferencing, and presence – including on mobile.

Cisco Meeting Server

Bring premises-based video, audio, and web communication together to power the collaboration your missions need while providing an enjoyable and intuitive user experience. 

Compatible products

HCS-D compatible devices. Configure your HCS-D solution on a variety of approved devices.

Gain instant expertise with services for DoD

  • 24/7 NOC/SOC operations to manage and maintain HCS-D
  • Technical support and problem management from Cisco engineers with HCS-D expertise

Participating Partners

Our HCS-D Partners

Cisco and Force 3 have partnered to deliver HCS-D. More partners are coming, so check back for updates.

Top 5 issues facing secure cloud

IDC analysts weigh in on key questions DoD leaders have as they move to the cloud.