Cisco is proud to have three enterprise products selected as award recipients at last weeks’s Interop conference in Tokyo. The products’ recognition at Interop’s Best of Show Awards further cements Cisco’s commitment to providing the best innovative products and solutions for our customers.

Cisco swept the Mobile & Wireless Category, as the Cisco Hyperlocation Module took home the Grand Prize and the Cisco Aironet 1850 Series Access Point (AP) won the Semi-Grand Prize. This year’s accolades makes it back-to-back triumphs for the Hyperlocation Module as it won the Best of Interop Award during last April’s show in Las Vegas.

In the Enterprise/SMB Networking Category, the Catalyst mGig 4500-E/3850/3560-CX received the category’s Special Prize.


Cisco is honored to be recognized by Interop for its innovation and technological advancements in wireless. If you aren’t familiar with our award-winning products, we wanted to bring you up to speed on what we can do.

Award-Winning Solutions


The next generation of wireless standards—802.11ac Wave 2—has arrived. Outfitting your business with these Cisco products can help your organization take advantage of the new technology now.

The Cisco Hyperlocation Module is one of the most advanced location solutions available today. It provides highly accurate data that is used to help your businesses eliminate its pain points by gathering more accurate customer behavior analytics, developing better operational optimization statistics and providing better customer-facing content.

The Cisco Aironet 1850 Series Access Point supports the latest Wi-Fi standards. This entry-level 802.11ac Wave 2 AP offers faster client performance — enabled in part by multi user, multi-in, multi-out (MU-MIMO) — and the ability to offload data to wired network with 2GbE ports.

The Catalyst 4500-E/3850/3560-CX switches supports Cisco’s Catalyst Multigigabit (mGig) technology which will prepare your access switches for the next wave in wireless. And there is no need to overhaul your current network. This technology delivers speeds beyond 1 Gigabit on existing Category 5e cables, which means you won’t have to purchase new cables It also supports PoE, PoE+, and Cisco Universal PoE (UPOE) so you don’t need to install new electrical circuits to power your access points.

We are thrilled about the innovative work we’re doing at Cisco to provide better solutions for our customer.

To learn even more about these award-winning Cisco products, check out these links:

Cisco Hyperlocation Module

Cisco Aironet 1850 Series Access Point

Cisco mGig Catalyst Portfolio



Bill Rubino

Product Marketing Manager

Enterprise Networking and Cloud Marketing