Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE)

September 20, 2016


The True Value of Network Security Monitoring

The Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) conducted research into how cybersecurity professionals view network security monitoring and how they use it in their organization. The report Network Security Monitoring Trends surveyed 200 IT and cybersecurity professionals who have a knowledge of or responsibility for network security monitoring. Some of the key findings include: Many organizations now […]

August 11, 2016


Cisco’s Knack for NAC – Cisco ISE Receives Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award

Infrastructure is aging, networks are expanding, and more devices are connecting. The Cisco 2016 Midyear Cybersecurity Report finds that attackers are remaining active and undetected for weeks, months, or even longer by taking advantage of well-known vulnerabilities that organizations should have addressed long ago. It isn’t unusual to find organizations using software and systems with […]

July 18, 2016


Feast Your ISE on This Image!

During the last few weeks I’ve used this blog to talk a lot about how the Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE) Express License Bundle is the perfect security complement to your wireless network. I’ve written about the ease of set-up, the very reasonable pricing and how it doesn’t matter about your organization’s size, you need […]

June 23, 2016


Why Roam? Cisco ISE Express Has You Covered

If you’re like me, you don’t like to mix things. The components for my home theater are the same. My tablet, cell phone and laptop all run the same OS. I don’t even like Neapolitan ice cream. Some might think I’m boring, but I prefer orderly. Your network is made up of Cisco products, so […]

June 14, 2016


Planes, trains, and automobiles – if it’s on your network, Cisco ISE can see it

Planes, trains, and automobiles – if it’s on your network, Cisco ISE can see it in minutes and control its access dynamically at scale. Networks are increasingly distributed and more devices are connecting to your network every day. Research finds that 300 billion devices will be connected to the Internet by 2030, up from 50 […]

June 9, 2016


ISE Express Packs the Best Price with the Best Performance

You just set up your entire network using Cisco products and it was incredibly easy. But now you have a question: how do you make sure that your network and your data stays secure? Certainly the safeguard for running security must be time-consuming to set up, a bear to maintain and incredibly expensive. How about […]

May 31, 2016


Hospital’s Growth Spurt is a “Big Easy” for Cisco

Growth is a part of any successful business. Unfortunately so are the pains that come with that expansion. Consider Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system: Ochsner Health System. During the last 10 years, Ochsner Health System has exploded from one hospital to 28 owned and affiliated hospitals, 50 health centers, a fitness chain, hotel, retail […]

May 11, 2016


Cybersecurity for Defense: Network Segmentation

Classifying and compartmentalizing information has been around within the Department of Defense before it was even called the Department of Defense. However, as DOD information that was once secured in vaults and safes has become digital data, many new regulations have been introduced that mandate how this data should be processed and handled. These regulations […]

March 7, 2016


Cisco recognized for security leadership at the 2016 RSA Conference

Best Security Company and Best Security Organization Awards for Cisco I speak with customers and partners frequently and I always hear common themes in the challenges that prevent them from...