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Learn How Georgia Tech Solved Wi-Fi Network Capacity Issues in High-Density Lecture Halls


Wi-Fi-capable devices such as smartphones and tablets are pushing networks to their limits. Read this case study to learn how Georgia Tech solved the problem of Wi-Fi network capacity issues in lecture halls where hundreds of network users, many with multiple devices, attempt to access the network simultaneously.

The Total Economic Impact Of Brocade Networking Solutions At Research And Educational Institutions


In January 2014, Brocade commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact that research and educational institutions may realize by deploying Brocade Ethernet routing solutions in their networks. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential economic impact of Brocade Ethernet routing solutions on their organizations.

SDN Deployments for Research Networks


This Center for Digital Education white paper goes into depth about what SDN is, its benefits and provides several use cases that explain why it’s becoming so appealing to higher education institutions.

Design Guide—Scaling Up to a Campus-Wide LAN


Is it time to scale your network environment to a campus wired LAN? Here’s the framework you need to set up your LAN the right way. Follow these instructions—based on common use cases and priorities—and discover how to address your organization’s requirements.

ZK Research: Transforming Your Network Architecture


Networks are more complex than ever before—and network managers are looking for new ways to simplify operations. In this ZK Research paper, see why Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture provides unprecedented levels of openness and programmability, transforms the network, and positions firms for future success.

Comprehensive Security: Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series


With a rich and comprehensive set of security features, Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and 2960-XR Series Switches can help you address networking megatrends such as bring your own device (BYOD), mobility, and IPv6 transition. Dive deep into the security features these switches provide.

Bring Networks and Applications Closer—Cisco ONE


A series of sweeping trends is placing new requirements on the tried-and-true network model—requiring network infrastructure and applications to communicate. Get the open foundation you need for today’s mobile and cloud-connected world with Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture.

Be Energy Efficient—The Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series


How much energy could be saved if all 230 million Layer 2 and 3 fixed managed switch ports sold in 2012 were as energy-efficient as the new Cisco Catalyst 2960-X Series Switch? Find out in this Cisco infographic.