2022 has been a year of acceleration for digitization of physical infrastructure. Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has helped our customers around the globe in transforming industries like manufacturing, ports, mining, transportation, utilities, and public sector. As we reflect on the last year, there’s a lot to be proud of. Let’s look at some key moments and see what we achieved together.

New product announcements

Cisco announced innovations to bring more enterprise grade capabilities to the industrial edge. With the new Catalyst 9000 switch, customers can deliver enterprise-grade security to their industrial spaces for deep visibility, segmentation, risk assessment, and zero trust. Catalyst 9000 offers next level visibility, security, and scale that creates the foundation for the industrial network for years to come. Read the details here:

Psst: watch this space, we have exciting new product announcements coming in 2023!

Industry awards

We are honored to have received a number of industry awards for our portfolio meeting a wide variety of use cases, access technologies, and protocols of edge requirements. Learn more here.

Security is top of mind for our customers

In 2022, we have been busy working on tightly integrating our portfolio of industrial networking equipment with our cybersecurity products. We delivered a comprehensive solution to drive compliance with the ISA/IEC 62443-3-3 OT security standard. We released guides and educational content to help you easily implement our industrial security solutions:

Thanks to our customers for sharing their stories

Read about the success stories of our customers and how they use our technology to connect, secure, and optimize their business:

In 2022, we mixed work with fun

Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul and Cisco industrial switching technology were at the center of the competition as Cisco enabled all critical in-vehicle and car-to-trackside connectivity with the Dallara AV-21 race cars. Only Cisco could meet the architectural, bandwidth, hand-off requirement, and session management needs to power and connect the race. Read more here: Indy Autonomous Challenge powered by Cisco

The entire Cisco IoT industrial networking team would like to thank you for your business and trust in 2022. We would like to offer you our warmest wishes for a happy holiday season and prosperous 2023. We are looking forward to meeting you at Cisco Live Europe in Amsterdam, if not done yet, please register for the event.

Watch the Cisco IoT 2022 Thank You video:


Samuel Pasquier

VP, Product Management

Cisco Industrial IoT Networking Portfolio