Cisco The driving force in IP telephony
Cisco Systems is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Networks are an essential part of business, education, government and home communications, and Cisco IP-based networking solutions are the foundation of these networks.
Cisco hardware, software and service offerings are used to create Internet solutions that allow individuals, companies and countries to increase productivity, improve customer satisfaction and strengthen competitive advantage. The Cisco name has become synonymous with the Internet, as well as with the productivity improvements that Internet business solutions provide. The Cisco vision is to change the way people work, live, play and learn.
Why Cisco Systems?
Cisco’s ability to innovate continuously and lead the industry in many markets, in terms of product and system offerings, is a major driver of its success across the enterprise, service-provider, commercial and consumer markets.
Cisco is the acknowledged market leader in the network security and IP-telephony markets and continues to drive innovation into these market sectors. One of the most exciting recent additions to the Cisco product family is the Integrated Services Router family. Based on 20 years of innovation, these routers extend Cisco Systems’ leadership in multi-service routing by providing users with unparalleled network agility, performance and intelligence.
Cisco Systems Benefits
By transparently integrating advanced technologies, adaptive services and secure communications into a single, resilient system, Cisco ISR routers offer simplified deployment and management, help lower the costs and complexities of a network and provide enhanced investment protection, including security bundles, and IP communications bundles for ’out the box’ security and voice solutions.
There is a Cisco ISR solution for every routing, security or communications requirement. In concert with a strong drive into the IP communication market, Cisco is shipping a range of new switches that support the IEEE 802.3af Power over Ethernet standard, called Cisco Catalyst 3560, it is an ideal access layer switch for small enterprise LAN access or branchoffice environments.
It combines both 10/100/ 1000 and PoE configurations for maximum productivity and investment protection while enabling the deployment of new applications such as IP Telephony, wireless access, video surveillance, building-management systems and remote video kiosks. The Catalyst 3560 Series can be extended with a centralised management application that simplifies the administration task of Cisco switches, routers and wireless access points. The Cisco Network Assistant, which is free of charge, provides configuration wizards that greatly simplify the implementation of converged networks and intelligent network services.
Comztek offers backup stock Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) on all Cisco products. These can be tailored to any requirement and can be utilised on a per-site basis.Comztek’s experience and technical expertise is readily available to resellers, reducing the necessity to employ Cisco professionals in-house. By purchasing a Comztek SLA, resellers share the risk with other Comztek customers – thereby reducing costs.
- Broadband Cable
- Cisco IOS Software
- Content Networking
- Interfaces and Modules
- LRE and XDSL
- Networking Management
- Optical Networking
- Security and VPN
- Storage Networking
- Universal Gateways and Access Servers
- Voice and IP Communications
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