Accelerating mobile transformation

Apple and Cisco are partnering to develop security, networking, and collaboration solutions in order to create a secure, high-performance, business-class experience for Apple devices across Cisco networks.


Mobile transformation for networking

Wireless has become the preferred tool for connectivity. By combining our strengths in wireless and mobility, Apple and Cisco make sure that connectivity is top tier. Together, we have developed a more robust enterprise wireless network that delivers an optimal wireless experience on Apple devices.


With Wi-Fi Optimisation for iOS, Fast Lane, and Wi-Fi Analytics for iOS, improved wireless performance is built into the network and device operating systems so there’s nothing more to buy. Your users get a better Wi-Fi experience on iPhones and iPads, including improved access to critical apps and faster troubleshooting.

Mobile transformation for security

With employees constantly on the move, security is now a critical component for businesses since employees can work from anywhere, anytime. Therefore, Apple and Cisco are working together to secure your mobile business environment, reduce cyber risk and enhance productivity.

Together, Apple and Cisco are delivering the deepest level of visibility and control for enterprise-owned iOS devices — enabling businesses to expand iOS adoption in new ways and helping to remove potential roadblocks due to security and audit concerns.

Cisco Security Connector

Although iOS devices are secure, the Internet is not. With Cisco Security Connector, organisations are able to effectively mobilise their workforce without needing to compromise security. For the first time ever, businesses can now gain visibility into network traffic on iOS devices and block mobile connections to malicious sites at anytime and anywhere.

Cyber Security and Insurance

With cyber risk being a top concern for organisations and with malware top of mind. We also know that decisive action is needed. That’s why we are part of an industry-first offering. Cisco, Apple, Aon, and Allianz are bringing together the key pieces needed to manage cyber risk: security technology, secure devices, cybersecurity domain expertise, and enhanced cyber insurance. All working for you.

Mobile transformation for collaboration

Collaboration has never been easier or more productive on your iOS devices. Answer calls from the lock screen. Start calls using Siri. And with our newest integrations, users can tap to join meetings directly from calendar notifications and seamlessly share their screens. It's collaboration on the go like never before.

Cisco Webex

Solution value extends to the office for unmatched productivity. With the Wi-Fi innovations for iOS devices, users never miss calls and improve meeting audio and video quality. In meeting rooms, iOS users can seamlessly connect to Webex devices with their iPhone or iPad to enhance the collaboration experience.

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Solutions for developers

Cisco DevNet expands the existing Fast Lane Validation Program, a service available for iOS app developers to verify their iOS app functionality on Cisco infrastructure without spending to test on live infrastructure. The validation process will soon expand to include all nine service types with the release of iOS12.

Learn hands-on to see how Fast Lane improves app performance and communicate directly with the Cisco DevNet team.

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