NBAR2

Fosdem 2016, part 2: NBAR 2 gives insights into the protocols used on the network

Continuing the analysis of the data collected during Fosdem 2016. This year, we replaced the router with a more powerful model: an ASR 1006 with RP2 and SIP20 modules. This allowed us to enable the NBAR 2 feature to analyse the traffic crossing the router. NBAR 2 is a traffic analysis engine which allows the router […]

InfoVista Highlights the Significance of Cisco AVC to Application Visibility for Operators

InfoVista recently announced its support for Cisco’s Application Visibility & Control (AVC) as part of its Application Visibility Services solution for communications service providers (CSPs). I took some time out this week to speak with Christopher Cullan, product marketing manager for business services at InfoVista, to discuss the solution and specifically the significance of Cisco’s […]

March 27, 2013

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

Cisco ISR-AX is Now a Part of the Integrated Services Router Family!

On March 12th,  Cisco announced the ISR-AX and how Cisco is changing the game, reducing complexity and making it simpler for enterprises to deliver and manage application delivery to users. Cisco is expanding the role of our Integrated Service Routers (ISRs) to deliver application-centric networks that provide granular visibility, control, and optimization without additional devices […]

March 12, 2013

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

A Better (and More Affordable) Way to Deliver a High Quality Application Experience from Anywhere

Today, marks an important milestone in the history of routing, as Cisco introduces ISR-AX (Integration Services Router Generation 2 with Application Experience) and redefines the role of the router as the application delivery platform. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBw18_S3jus Quintiles – a biopharmaceutical in Durham, North Carolina – has experienced, first-hand, the benefits of an application aware router. They […]

January 29, 2013

VIDEO

Cisco Medianet Webinar: “Optimizing Networks for Video, Voice, and Data” Posted on YouTube

Aamer Ahkter, Technical Marketing Engineer from the Cisco Medianet team, recently led an hour-long webinar presentation hosted by ActionPacked! Networks, a Cisco Developer Network (CDN) registered partner. The title of the webinar presentation is “Optimizing Networks for Video, Voice, and Data.” ActionPacked! Networks has posted the entire one-hour recording of the webinar on YouTube. Those […]

January 15, 2013

VIDEO

Medianet Playlist Now Available on Cisco YouTube Channel

The medianet team recently added a Cisco Medianet Playlist to the Cisco YouTube channel. The playlist archives videos produced by the medianet team over the last few years and will be updated as new videos are created. Check out the video playlist here: Cisco Medianet Playlist. Medianet is Cisco’s recommended best practice architecture for video […]

January 8, 2013

VIDEO

Cisco Medianet 2.4 Deployment Guide Now Available

The medianet team has recently developed the Cisco Medianet 2.4 Deployment Guide to help you understand how the Cisco Medianet 2.4 feature set can be deployed to solve two common customer-defined use cases associated with rich-media deployments: Getting Visibility Ensuring Quality of Service (QoS) Flow Metadata, Media Services Proxy (MSP), Network Based Application Recognition 2 […]