The mid-market organizations is a big market objective for the networking giant “Cisco”. For the small to medium-sized businesses, what are they faced with as today’s mobile world evolves with the explosion of mobile and connected devices growth of wireless devices in the workplace? Yes, the continued growth of wireless devices in the workplace means that mid-market organizations are taking a new look at wireless networks and the positive impact that mobility can have on delivering tangible business benefits.
To help our customers address their mobility needs, Cisco introduced Mobility Express solution that is specifically designed to deliver enterprise class Wi-Fi for small to medium-sized businesses.
As the most simple-to-deploy and cost-effective option in Cisco’s wireless portfolio, the Mobility Express Solution, built on Cisco’s industry-leading technology, has the key features:
- Simplifies Deployment—Without the need for a dedicated controller appliance, it can be deployed in under 10 minutes, managing up to 25 Access Points and supporting up to 500 clients in a single cluster. In addition, the Cisco Wireless Mobile App, available for iOS and Android, can be used to configure and manage this solution.
- Supports 802.11ac—the solution will ship with Cisco Aironet 1830 or 1850 Series 802.11ac Wave 2 Access Points, enabling you to enjoy benefits such as increased bandwidth for more applications and improved client density. You can also have Cisco 802.11ac Wave 1 and 802.11n Access Points as part of the Mobility Express Cluster, which offers investment protection as your organization grows.
- Offers new experiences for end-users–Optimized for Small Scale BYOD, CYOD, Guest Access and Internet of Things/Internet of Everything implementations, you have the opportunity to create new mobile experiences for your end-users.
What can the Cisco Mobility Express Solution do for you? In the following part we will share two experiences from the users of Cisco Mobility Express Solution.
The First One: “Go Digital” Education Mandates Simplified with Cisco Mobility Express
Lessons going digital? Mobility Express Solution can help meet emerging online learning mandates seamlessly.
Cisco’s Mobility Express Solution provides educators with consistent, secure and easy-to-manage network access that promotes connective and collaborative learning.
With Mobility Express Solution, even the smallest of schools can access the bandwidth needed to meet new digital mandates– all within minutes and without the need for high levels of IT support.
The Second One: “Bring Enterprise Class Solutions to Small/Medium Hospitality”
In the highly competitive hospitality industry, seamless, consistent and fast Wi-Fi connections and analytics can greatly influence revenue and guest satisfaction. With the Cisco Mobility Express Solution— an enterprise class Wi-Fi in a simple, affordable solution designed for small to medium deployments— combined with the Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX) Cisco’s location-based solution, everyone can have a five-star experience.
From cozy bed and breakfasts to mid-size business-focused hotels, Cisco Mobility Express and Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences solutions provide the insights and analytic operators need to revitalize and personalize guest engagement and business objectives.
What’s more? To support the launch of its Mobility Express solution, Cisco is expanding its CCNA Wireless Certification with the addition of support for its new access points and 802.11ac technology training. The certification is available now, as well as the Cisco Cloud-Based Predictive RF Planner Tool and two new analytics tools called Presence Analytics and Social Analytics as part of its Connective Mobile Experiences code.