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Jump-Start Your SASE Journey

Simplified cloud security across SD-WAN locations Read the full post.

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Applications for E-Rate Funding Are Open!

Now is the time to upgrade your network The Form 471 application filing window is now open for funding year 2022, and will close at 11:59 pm EDT on March 22, 2022.  In December 2021, the Universal Service Administrative Company USAC announced that starting Wednesday, January 12, 2022, schools and libraries can begin submitting Form […]

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Protect Your Network Blind Side

Defending distributed networks against advanced persistent threats When it comes to hybrid work, there are many network security implications to consider. As IT teams build more distributed, flexible networks, the challenge of identifying persistent threats and detecting unwanted network activity in encrypted traffic increases.  The necessity for remote work has accelerated investment in more flexible, […]

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Meraki MV Named IDC Major Player

Smart cameras shine in video surveillance analytics report We are excited to announce that Cisco Meraki has been positioned as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Video Surveillance Analytics 2021 Vendor Assessment report. Cisco Meraki was recognized for both capabilities and strategic vision for video surveillance analytics in this quantitative and qualitative research […]

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Smarter Retail through IoT

Engage with shoppers, empower employees, and optimize in-store operations This article was contributed by SES-imagotag, a Meraki technology partner. Physical stores are the last place retailers can still get the full attention of their customers. But too often, the potential of a store is overlooked. Instead, they are seen as cash-draining, data-poor, and low-margin assets. […]

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Stay ahead of Tech Advances in Education

Solutions for hybrid learning and beyond The past school year was a massive challenge for everyone amidst the pandemic, and IT teams were in the eye of the storm, quickly transforming schools to make learning possible while keeping students and staff safe. Now that most kids are fully back to in-person learning, you might be […]

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Forrester TEI Study: Meraki MV

Smart cameras deliver 43% ROI over three years; payback period of ten months The continued demand for remote system access and management is helping to drive the migration of some or all aspects of professional video surveillance to the cloud. This has created new challenges for security professionals, which has spurred the demand for cloud […]

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Physical Access Matters for Hybrid Offices

Adapting access control to remote work and the hybrid workspace This article was contributed by Kisi, a Meraki technology partner. More businesses than ever are taking advantage of remote work. Even past the initial high-risk days of COVID-19, some businesses have switched to fully remote, while others have adopted a remote-optional approach. Adopting the benefits […]

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A Smart Camera to go the Distance

Intelligently protecting what matters Details matter, especially when it comes to safety and security. Was that an “O” or a “Q” on the license plate of the vehicle that entered the lot last night? Who exited the vehicle, and what were they carrying? What did they have when they returned, and how quickly can you […]

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Combating Violence in the Healthcare Workplace

The impact of real-time location services This article was contributed by Vince Grove, Vice President, Marketing, at AiRISTA Flow, a Meraki technology partner. Workplace violence (WPV) is a recognized hazard in the healthcare industry. WPV is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the work […]