IP Naming and Addressing
We partner with Nominum, world leading network naming and addressing solutions provider. Nominum is a global provider of ENUM-based IP-application routing directory, DNS, and DHCP solutions that enable communication providers to deliver high quality always-on broadband internet and innovative services to their customers, including VoIP, push to talk, fixed-mobile convergence, IPTV, and triple-play. Our partnership with Nominum brings the best of breed products namely DNS, DHCP, ENUM based IP application routing directory and URL redirection technologies.
DNS & DHCP
DNS products are Nominum Foundation Nominum Foundation Authoritative Name Server (ANS) and Nominum Foundation Caching Name Server (CNS). And DHCP product is Nominum Foundation Dynamic Configuration Server (DCS).
Nominum Foundation Authoritative Name Server (ANS) is the most scalable authoritative name server available. It was designed for organizations who need an "always-on" DNS, host large numbers of resource records, or have to support many DNS zones. ANS is a dedicated authoritative name server that has higher performance – in query responses per second – than any other name server product. It scales to millions of names, millions of zones, supports the latest specifications for DNSSEC as well as supporting GSS-TSIG, and can be configured and managed remotely without downtime.
Nominum Foundation Caching Name Server (CNS) is the world's fastest caching name server. It was built from the ground up to deliver DNS query caching performance and high availability. It supports DNSSEC cryptographic validation, online reconfiguration, super-fast restarts, and the latest features to prevent Denial of Service (DoS) attacks. CNS handles four or more times the query traffic of a BIND server on the same commodity hardware. It speeds user response times using adaptive algorithms that discover and avoid unresponsive authoritative name servers.
Nominum Foundation Dynamic Configuration Server (DCS) is a commercial-grade DHCP server that offers flexible, scalable and highly available DHCP services. DCS augments basic DHCP operations with a high-performance architecture, open interfaces for integration with other systems, and failover capabilities for optimal service levels.
Nominum Navitas is a complete IP-application routing directory for next generation networks. Designed to integrate easily in carrier networks, Navitas delivers ENUM-based services for VoIP peering, in-network LNP data replication, MMS exchanges, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) networks, and intra/inter-carrier application-level routing on IP networks.
Navitas is an ENUM-based routing directory capable of integrating subscriber and routing data from many provisioning sources, including service bureaus, local number portability databases, and VoIP peering partners. It offers very fast, scalable query performance against complex data, even when managing hundreds of millions of records. The product implements patent-pending high-density compression for ENUM and routing data, and provides innovative zoning techniques for simplified data organization and query performance.
Vantio NXR Service Delivery Module (Vantio NXR) enables a responsible and provider-controlled NXDomain redirection service that helps providers generate new revenue streams while enhancing the user Internet experience. Vantio NXR is an optional module to the extensible Vantio Base Server.
Nominum Vantio Base Server is based on Nominum Foundation Caching Name Server (CNS) the world’s fastest caching name server. The Vantio server has all of the performance and reliability of CNS, enhanced with easy extensibility to support carrier-centric services by leveraging DNS as a key control point in the carrier infrastructure. Vantio server can be enhanced with the Vantio NXR service delivery module to enable new and differentiated services.
Authoritative Name Server - Dedicated authoritative name server that has higher performance in query responses per second than any other name server product
Caching Name Server (CNS) - World's fastest caching name server was built from the ground up to deliver DNS query caching performance and high availability.
Dynamic Configuration Server (DCS) - Commercial-grade DHCP server that offers flexible, scalable and highly available DHCP services.
Navitas - Complete IP - application routing directory for next generation networks.
Vantio NXR - Helps providers generate new revenue streams while enhancing the user Internet experience.
Network Element and Service Management
LAN Management (LMS)
CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution (LMS) is an integrated suite of management products that simplify the configuration, administration, monitoring, and troubleshooting of Cisco networks. Built upon popular Internet-based standards, CiscoWorks LMS applications help enable network operators to manage the network through a browser-based interface that can be accessed anytime from anywhere within the network. CiscoWorks LMS maintains a centralized list of all Cisco network devices and their credentials that serves as a single repository for all CiscoWorks applications whether they are installed locally or distributed in a multiserver deployment. CiscoWorks LMS Portal enables functional views that can be tailored to meet the needs of an individual or group of network operations staff, simplifying integration and navigation between Cisco and other third-party application functionality.
Wireless Network Management (WNM)
Cisco Wireless Network Management Products is the industry leading platform for wireless LAN planning, configuration, and management. Cisco WNM provides a powerful foundation that allows IT managers to design, control, and monitor enterprise wireless networks from a centralized location, simplifying operations and reducing the total cost of ownership.
The Cisco WNM is an optional network component that works in conjunction with Cisco Aironet Lightweight Access Points, Cisco wireless LAN controllers and the Cisco Wireless Location Appliance. With Cisco WNM, network administrators have a single solution for RF prediction, policy provisioning, network optimization, troubleshooting, user tracking, security monitoring, and wireless LAN systems management. Robust graphical interfaces make wireless LAN deployment and operations simple and cost-effective. Detailed trending and analysis reports make Cisco WCS vital to ongoing network operations.
Cisco WNM includes tools for wireless LAN planning and design, RF management, location tracking, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), and wireless LAN systems configuration, monitoring, and management.
MPLS and Metro Ethernet Network Management (M2NM)
MPLS and Metro Ethernet Network Management products is a family of intelligent network management applications that help reduce overall administration and management costs by providing automated resource management and rapid profile-based planning and provisioning capabilities that accelerate deployment of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) and Metro Ethernet technologies. M2NM helps reduce operational costs by providing automated workflow-based troubleshooting and diagnostic capabilities for MPLS VPNs. The applications can operate as standalone applications or as a suite; functions include provisioning and automated diagnostics for MPLS VPNs; ATM, Frame Relay, and Ethernet over MPLS VPNs; ATM and Frame Relay transport over Metro Ethernet VPNs; and planning and configuration of MPLS Traffic Engineering.
MPLS and Metro Ethernet Network Management collection of products delivers complete lifecycle management, from creating the IP service to real-time VPN and MPLS Traffic Engineering tunnel provisioning, activation, troubleshooting, and diagnostics and provides the provisioning, planning, and automatic diagnostics tools that accelerate deployment and time to market of IP services.
Network CMDB & Compliance Management
We partner with Alterpoint for the Network CMDB and Compliance Management collection of products. Namely it includes Network CMDB and Compliance Management Components.
NetworkAuthority CMDB, the foundation of the solution, is built on an open network model that stores a consistent, comprehensive inventory of all network assets, configurations, and changes in a vendor-independent database. NetworkAuthority CMDB employs the only open, extensible, standards-based and community-governed resource model in the industry. This open network model enables the capture, management and storage of more than 1,500 device attributes for each device in a vendor-independent database. The captured data is normalized so that every attribute can be utilized for reporting, automation, policy analysis and network planning.
NetworkAuthority Analytics, provides answers to questions relating to the complex relationships that exist in the network, to facilitate capacity planning, impact analysis, financial based analytics and troubleshooting. NetworkAuthority Analytics includes specialized portals for network security, compliance and asset lifecycle management.
Compliance Portal ensures that the network is in a continual state of audit-readiness, reducing risk by identifying negative trends and highlighting and remediating policy violations in real-time.
Security Portal, organizations can rapidly detect and remediate complex and diverse security threats to protect mission-critical network infrastructure without limiting operational performance.
Lifecycle Portal enables complete management of network equipment by tracking objects in the network as they move through the complete lifecycle. Advanced analytics are then performed on the lifecycle data to support informed decisions that optimize spend on network equipment and maintenance.
VoIP Quality and Performance Management (VQM)
VoIP Quality and Performance Management (VQM) is a modular software application that supports each phase of the VoIP service lifecycle, from network pre-qualification, to initial service turn-up, troubleshooting, and ongoing operational monitoring. With VQM implemented throughout the service lifecycle, providers can proactively evaluate end-to-end quality of service (QoS) and their subscribers' quality of experience (QoE) to ensure success.
Integrating a combination of active (on-demand) testing and passive (live) call monitoring, VQM provides continuous service and network visibility to effectively support every stage of the VoIP service lifecycle
IP Video Quality and Performance Management (IPVQM)
IP Video Quality and Performance Management (IPVQM) are products for an IPTV portfolio that offers complete visibility into the performance and quality of the service delivery infrastructure, video content, and overall subscriber experience. IPVQM, providers can successfully introduce video services faster and manage them more cost-effectively, by continually assuring the highest service quality.
Throughout network qualification, initial service trials, service installations, and ongoing operational monitoring, IPVQM supports the complete service deployment lifecycle by combining active (on-demand) testing and passive (live) service monitoring to proactively manage subscribers' overall quality of experience (QoE).
Cisco LAN Management (LMS) - A suite of powerful management tools that simplify the configuration, administration, monitoring, and troubleshooting of Cisco networks
Cisco Optical Network Management - Is the tool for optical network management which includes network provisioning, surveillance, and performance monitoring.
Cisco Wireless Network Management - Collection of tools Design, control, and monitoring of enterprise wireless networks from a centralized location.
MPLS and Metro Ethernet Network Management - Family of Intelligent Network Management Applications for Managing MPLS and Metro Ethernet Networks.
Network CMDB & Compliance Management - Network inventory and specialized portals for network security, network compliance and network asset lifecycle management.
IP Video Quality and Performance Management (VQM) - IPTV portfolio; offers complete visibility into the performance and quality of the service delivery infrastructure, video content, and overall subscriber experience.
VoIP Quality and Performance Management (VQM) - End to end visibility of each phase of the VoIP service lifecycle, from network pre-qualification, to initial service turn-up, troubleshooting, and ongoing operational monitoring.
Routers and Routing Systems
Small Office and Teleworker
Access router with integrated services extends to small offices and teleworkers, or to service providers to deploy as part of their managed network services, the following concurrent services delivered at broadband speeds.
Branch Offices and SMB
Integrated services routers, ideal for small to medium-sized businesses and small enterprise branch offices, enable businesses to reduce costs by deploying a single, resilient system for fast, highly secure, delivery of multiple mission-critical business services.
Head Office / WAN Aggregation
Services aggregation router-integrated for voice, video, and applications support, which includes the TDM-enabled chassis, voice port adapters, IP-to-IP gateway support, and comprehensive Software features supporting optimum voice and video delivery to the extended enterprise.
Service Providers – Ethernet Aggregation
Cisco Service Provider – Ethernet Aggregation routers are the industry's first carrier-class edge router to offer integrated, high-density Ethernet switching, carrier-class IP/MPLS routing, and 10-Gbps interfaces, benefiting enterprises and helping enable service providers to deliver both consumer and business services over a single converged Carrier Ethernet network.
Service Providers – Broadband Aggregation
Ideal for carriers deploying IP/MPLS services to broadband and private-line customers, Broadband Aggregation Router Series improves operational efficiency, new service deployment, and revenue potential. Broadband Aggregation Router Series are the industry-leading edge router for service providers who require subscriber awareness for triple-play, broadband, and wholesale access while migrating from ATM to Gigabit Ethernet. Reduce your total cost of ownership for broadband service network infrastructures by taking advantage of this system, combining scalability, high-density interfaces, and a service-enabling feature set.
Service Providers – Multiservice Aggregation
Multiservice Aggregation Routers compose a portfolio of intelligent routing solutions that scale from 2.5- to n x10 Gbps capacity, enabling carrier-class IP/Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) networks and accelerating the evolution to IP Next-Generation Networks. Built upon a foundation of investment protection, this portfolio delivers up to 1.28-terabits-per-second switching capacity with wire-speed feature performance, scalability, and graceful hardware and software upgrade paths.
Broadband routers - Provides highly secure Internet access and corporate network connectivity to small remote offices and teleworkers.
Integrated services routers - Ideal for small to medium-sized businesses and small enterprise branch offices.
WAN and MAN aggregation Routers - Services aggregation for router-integrated voice, video, and applications support for Head Office (HQ).
Ethernet Aggregation Routers - Carrier-class edge router with high-density Ethernet switching, carrier-class IP/MPLS routing, and 10-Gbps interfaces, benefiting enterprises and helping enable service providers converged Carrier Ethernet network.
Broadband Aggregation Routers - Edge router for service providers who require subscriber awareness for triple-play, broadband, and wholesale access while migrating from ATM to Gigabit Ethernet.
Multiservice Aggregation Routers - Portfolio of intelligent routing solutions enabling carrier-class IP/Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) networks and accelerating the evolution to IP Next-Generation Networks
A LAN switch, also known as an Ethernet switch or data switch is the basic building block of today’s IT infrastructure. As application performance, support, and scalability become more critical for business success, a reliable LAN switch becomes more important. Technologies used for real-time collaboration applications, such as Voice over IP (VoIP) and TelePresence; require LAN switch networks to provide reliable, intelligent, high-speed connectivity among users, applications, and communication systems.
Metro Ethernet Switches
Metro Series switches are a new line of premier multilayer switches that bring greater intelligence to the metro Ethernet edge, enabling the delivery of more differentiated metro Ethernet services. Featuring hierarchical quality of service (QoS) and traffic shaping, intelligent 802.1Q tunneling, VLAN mapping, Multi-protocol Label Switching (MPLS) and Ethernet over MPLS (EoMPLS) support are ideal for service providers seeking to deliver profitable business services, such as Layer 2, Layer 3, and MPLS VPNs, in a variety of bandwidths and with different service-level agreements (SLAs).
Multiservice or WAN Switch is a high-end multiservice switch designed to scale multiservice networks to OC-192c/STM-64 offers service providers the greatest level of choice and control over extensions of existing infrastructure as well as providing a seamless path to future services. Multiple, simultaneous control planes support unmatched flexibility and scalability in deploying, managing, and modifying a complete range of ATM and Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS).
Are Layer 3-enhanced ATM switch that seamlessly integrates wire-speed Layer 3 switching and ATM switching, eliminating the need to make a technology choice to deliver campus and metropolitan network solutions with scalable performance, lower cost of ownership, and intranet-based application features to deliver increased business productivity. Unlike old first- or second-generation ATM switches that force customers to have a costly, inefficient, multi-system solution, the new generation switch provides an integrated ATM and Gigabit Ethernet solution in a product.
LAN Switches - Ethernet switch or data switch is the basic building block of today’s IT infrastructure
Metro Ethernet Switches ? Advanced Switching for Metro Ethernet Services; Metro Ethernet Edge
WAN Switches - Multiservice switch designed to scale multiservice networks; Offers service providers the greatest level of choice and control over extensions of existing infrastructure
ATM Switches - Seamlessly integrates wire-speed Layer 3 switching and ATM switching
Cisco TelePresence is a new technology that combines rich audio, high-definition video and interactive elements to deliver a unique in-person experience over the network. TelePresence systems use sophisticated technologies to deliver a high quality collaborative experience. Cisco TelePresence uses the power of a global IP network and unified communications to enable collaboration between users like never before. Cisco's innovative video and audio technology make it possible for users to communicate as naturally as they would in person. Every expression, gesture, and nuance is clearly visible; across town or across time zones.
Cisco TelePresence Meeting products creates a live, face-to-face meeting experience over the network, empowering you to interact and collaborate like never before, the products includes TelePresence System, Manager and Multi Point Switch.
Cisco TelePresence System ? Plasma screen system complete with a specially designed table supports life-size images, as well as spatial audio capabilities.
Cisco TelePresence Manager ? Tool that interfaces with enterprise groupware to enable scheduling with calendaring systems and pushes information to the system's phone interfaces.
Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch - Extends TelePresence experience by enabling three or more locations in a single meeting.
Cisco optical networking products portfolio comprises of long haul / extended long haul, metro DWDM, Metro Edge / Access and Optical Network Management range of products.
Long Haul / Extended Long Haul products includes Cisco ONS 1580X dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) systems (ONS 15800/1 and ONS 15808) are field proven, Internet scale, carrier class optical transport platforms that allows service provider and enterprise customers to maximize the use of installed fiber over long-haul (LH) and extended long-haul (ELH) transmission distances.
Metro DWDM products includes Cisco ONS 15500 Series is designed for carrying mission-critical storage and data applications over a highly-available metro optical dense wavelength-division multiplexing (DWDM) network offers service aggregation capabilities for services such as Enterprise Systems Connection, Fibre Channel, IBM Fiber Connection, and Gigabit Ethernet.
Metro Edge / Access products include Cisco ONS 15300 Series of SONET/SDH multiservice provisioning platforms (MSPPs) is a portfolio of advanced access and aggregation optical platforms. The Cisco ONS 15300 Series delivers differentiating services that include non-redundant and redundant optical transport options, Gigabit Ethernet, 10/100 Ethernet, DS1, E1, E3, and DS3 services.
Optical Network Management product is a carrier-class EMS that lowers the cost of network operation, administration, maintenance, and provisioning, CTM provides fault, configuration, performance, and user access security management capabilities on a robust client/server-based platform and CTM's network provisioning, surveillance, and performance monitoring of optical networks.
Long Haul / Extended Long Haul - Carrier class optical transport platforms that allows service provider and enterprise to maximize the use of installed fiber over long-haul (LH) and extended long-haul (ELH) transmission distances.
Metro Core - Combines the functions of multiple metro systems, including SONET/SDH multiplexers and digital cross-connect network elements, together in one easy-to-use platform.
Metro DWDM - Highly-available metro optical dense wavelength-division multiplexing (DWDM) for services such as Enterprise Systems Connection, Fibre Channel, IBM Fiber Connection, and Gigabit Ethernet.
Metro Edge / Access - Advanced access and aggregation optical platforms
Cisco provides a broad portfolio of wireless networking products designed to increase employee productivity, enhance collaboration, and improve responsiveness between employees, partners, and customers.
The Cisco Unified Wireless Network products supports real-time business-critical applications and creates a secure, mobile, interactive workplace so that organizations can exceed customer expectations, outpace their competitors, and realize a measurable return on investment.
Cisco Unified Wireless Network product includes, Access Points, client devices, wireless LAN controllers, and Wireless Network management Systems.
Cisco Aironet access points and bridges connect wireless devices to networks, providing ubiquitous network access for many wireless environments. Organizations can offer robust wireless coverage with 802.11a/b/g, or deliver greater performance with 5x the throughput and unprecedented reliability using 802.11n. Cisco enterprise wireless mesh enables cost-effective, scalable deployment of secure indoor and outdoor wireless LANs using mesh technology.
Client Devices includes Client adapters and other devices that connect desktop and mobile devices to the wireless network.
Wireless LAN Controllers are Standalone, integrated or modular devices that simplify the deployment and operation of wireless networks, helping to ensure smooth performance, enhanced security, and maximum network availability
Wireless Network Management systems, allows design, control, and monitoring of enterprise wireless networks from a centralized location, simplifying operations and reducing the total cost of ownership.
Aironet access points and bridges - Connect wireless devices to networks, providing ubiquitous network access for many wireless environments.
Client Devices - Client adapters and other devices that connect desktop and mobile devices to the wireless network.
Wireless LAN Controllers - Standalone, integrated or modular devices that simplify the deployment and operation of wireless networks
Voice and Unified Communications
Cisco Unified Communications encompass voice, video, data, and mobile applications on fixed and mobile networks, offering an easy-to-use, media-rich collaboration experience across business, government agency, and institutional workspaces. By utilizing the security, resilience, and scalability of the network, organizations can enable users in any workspace to communicate effectively every time, everywhere, and on any device.
IP Telephony - Enable your organization to run voice, data, and video communications over a single, converged network. Includes call-processing software, telephones, and endpoint devices
Unified Communications Applications - Include unified communications, messaging, mobility and conferencing products that integrate presence and preference information and desktop business tools.
Contact Center Applications - Include software with multichannel contact-center and self-service capabilities.
Communications Infrastructure products - Include Cisco routers and switches that form a foundation for an integrated communications system.
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Load Balancer (Application, Server and Network)
Load Balancer products includes network and application load balancer technologies. The products are F5 BIG-IP range of products namely Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Global Traffic Manager (GTM) and Link controller.
Local Traffic Manager (LTM) is an application delivery networking system that provides the most intelligent and adaptable solutions to secure, optimize, and deliver applications, enabling organizations to effectively and competitively run their business. LTM removes single points of failure and virtualizes the network and applications using industry-leading L7 intelligence. This ensures that all sites are always on, more scalable, and easier to manage than ever before.
Global Traffic Manager (GTM) is the product that could help organizations to get the most out of secondary data centers. BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM) can automatically direct users to the closest or best-performing data center. You can realize the full potential of multiple data centers by using BIG-IP GTM to provide seamless disaster recovery and routing based on quality of service or business criteria.
Link Controller (LC) is the product that could help organizations to prevent internet service disruptions. BIG-IP Link Controller (LC) intelligently controls the flow of traffic across those connections, preventing problems and making sure the fastest available connection is always in use.
Local Traffic Manager - Removes single points of failure and virtualizes the network and applications using industry-leading L7 intelligence.
Global Traffic Manager - Realize the full potential of multiple data centers by automatically directing users to the closest or best-performing data center.
Link Controller - Intelligently controls the flow of traffic across multiple connections, prevents internet service disruptions.