Cisco Meraki Cloud Services

Solve new challenges, gain new heights

About Cisco

Meraki (may-rah-kee) is a Greek word that means doing something with passion and soul. Meraki brings the benefits of the cloud to edge and branch networks, delivering easy-to-manage wireless, switching, and security solutions that enable customers to seize new business opportunities and reduce operational cost.

Meraki offers a complete cloud managed product family including wireless LAN, Ethernet switches, security appliances, and mobile device management, all built to simplify the challenges of modern, device and application-centric networks. Meraki is trusted by over 10,000 customers worldwide.

In December 2012, Cisco acquired Meraki to provide a scalable, easy to use networking solution for customers looking to simplify their network infrastructure.

100% Cloud Managed Networking

The Cisco Meraki portfolio of networking devices is centrally managed from the cloud, which in turn enables customers to solve new business problems and reduce operating costs

Its most attractive benefits are

  • Manage entire network from a single dashboard
  • Control users, applications, and devices
  • No controller hardware or management software to install and maintain
  • Secure (PCI and HIPAA-compliant) cloud infrastructure
  • Scales from small sites to million-user deployments

What is Cloud Networking?

Centralized management, visibility, and control without the cost and complexity of controller appliances or overlay management software is what Cloud Networking is all about.

Cisco Meraki products have centralized management, layer 7 device and application visibility, real time web-based diagnostics, monitoring, reporting, and much, much more. The ease of deployment of Cisco Meraki is another key attraction it provides to the IT administrators. Meraki’s powers over 20,000 customer networks, including massive global deployments with tens of thousands of devices in the sectors like hospitality, education, retail, construction and many more.

How It Works

Reliable

Reliable, high-performance Cisco Meraki wireless APs, switches, and security appliances are deployed in your premises and/ or remote branches.

Connect Automatically

Cisco Meraki devices automatically connect to the Cisco Meraki cloud over SSL, register with your network, and download their configuration.

Complete Visiblity

You have complete visibility and control over your entire network over the web. You can configure thousands of devices, run diagnostics, or view reports with a few clicks.

RF Optimization

Tasks such as RF optimization and VPN configuration are automated by the cloud, while firmware updates and application signatures are seamlessly deployed over the web.

Cloud Managed Wireless

100% cloud managed for faster deployment, simplified administration, and richer visibility

Centralized Management

Seamlessly manage campus-wide Wifi deployments and distributed multi site networks from a single pane of glass.

Bring Your Own Device

Identify BYOO clients and automatically apply access policies by device or user group

CMX Location Analytics

Reveal powerful metrics such as visitor capture rate, user visit time and repeats visits by listening for wireless devices

Application Visibility & Control

Identify which application are being used and then prioritize critical apps while limiting recreational apps

High Capacity 802.11ac

RF optimization with real time spectrum analysis enables high performance wireless in dense, demanding environments.

Automatic RF Optimization

Automatically optimize Wifi by measuring channel utilization, signal strength throughout and interference

Dedicated Security Radio

Instantly detects interference, vulnerabilities and attacks on all channels

Identity-Based Firewall

Automatically assigns firewall and traffic shaping rules. VLAN tags and bandwidth limits to enforce the right policies for each class of users

Why Cisco for Mobility?

Only Cisco has integrated components of the best mobile and virtualization technologies for comprehensive mobility that extends to mobile employees and customers. Cisco offers unrivaled wireless, security and collaboration expertise, validated solutions, services, and a full mobility roadmap to pull it all together. It has built an open, deep partner ecosystem to allow you to come to one place to simplify and satisfy all your mobility requirements.

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