Cisco ISE

June 15, 2016

SECURITY

pxGrid Keeps Growing

With ten new partners you know it’s not an illusion Do you remember that magic trick with the metal rings that seem linked together? The magician pulls and an audience member pulls and the rings seem to be solid – forming an unbreakable chain. But with sleight of hand they come apart. It’s just an […]

March 11, 2016

NETWORKING

Flexibility Saves More than Just Money

If you’re thinking of incorporating a flexible workspace—where employees are not assigned to one particular desk—consider what London’s RSA Group accomplished with a little help from Cisco. As one of the world’s largest insurance company, RSA Group was looking to cut back on real estate costs in London by consolidating three offices into one. Out […]

June 16, 2015

PERSPECTIVES

#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 23. Cisco Hosted Identity Services

#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’ll be talking about Cisco Hosted Identity Services with Cisco Lead Architect Eric Eddy. Listen to the Podcast. Learn about the Cisco Champions Program HERE. See a list of all #CiscoChampion Radio podcasts HERE. Ask about the next round of Cisco Champions nominations. […]

January 22, 2015

SECURITY

Why Isn’t It Easier to Customize Enterprise Mobility and Guest Portals?

Enterprises use Cisco ISE for securely granting access to visitors and on-boarding employee-owned devices over Wi-Fi. Portals for users to gain access are becoming more advanced, and the next step is for most customers to create a richer customized experience to: Promote your brand to guests

January 21, 2015

SECURITY

Using Cisco ISE Data to Drive Enhanced Event Visibility in Splunk

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) is commonly associated with use as a network access policy, BYOD and AAA platform. But to do its job in network policy, ISE collects a great breadth of telemetry about network users and devices. Whether a device is trying to access the network or is already connected, ISE knows specifics […]

December 5, 2014

PERSPECTIVES

Cisco ISE 1.3: Welcomed Improvements

I’ve finally had a chance to stop and smell the roses. The roses being Cisco ISE 1.3 that is. It’s been a much anticipated update to Cisco’s core TrustSec component and there are a number of improvements, many dealing with Guest users. So what has Cisco done to improve? Let’s look at 5 areas related […]

November 12, 2014

SECURITY

Extending control and advanced threat protection for web security

Today the web is a favorite vector for threat actors to launch their attacks. According to the Cisco 2014 Midyear Security Report, More than 90 percent of customer networks observed in the first half of 2014 were identified as having traffic going to websites that host malware. More recently, Talos uncovered a massive malvertising network known […]

November 11, 2014

SECURITY

New White Paper from Enterprise Strategy Group on the Evolution of and Need for Secure Network Access

Mention Network Access Control (NAC) to some security or network operations engineers, and they just might grimace.  Why?  Most people still associate NAC with a set of technologies that were complicated to deploy and implement effectively. Today, however, those nightmare assumptions are far removed from the reality.  In this newly released white paper, Jon Oltsik, […]

October 1, 2014

SECURITY

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Further Expands Technology Partner Ecosystem

It’s the 25th anniversary of the film Field of Dreams, the movie about an Iowa farmer who hears a whisper that says, “If you build it, he will come.” Given the need for control with context for secure access initiatives, we did build it–and they have come. After its introduction last year, momentum has continued […]