The relentless need for more bandwidth is leading innovation in networking platforms, offering more value via increased flexibility, automation and scale. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is leading the disruption in the market with their technology innovations in systems; software and security; silicon; and their unparalleled expertise in mass-scale networking, optical, optics, automation, video, mobility and cable access. Together with their portfolio of professional services, they can allow service providers, web and media firms to lower cost and complexity, grow revenue and help secure their networks.

The buzz

Cisco launched two new modular platforms, Cisco NCS 1004 and Cisco NCS 1010, to its NCS 1000 series to assist providers enhance their fiber investment, while bringing automation capabilities for the ROADM-dependent mesh topologies widespread in long-haul and metro networks to boost self-optimization, and eventually self-healing capabilities.

Providers are under growing pressure to advance and be competitive to boost cloud services and web-scale applications. Cisco has established a competitive setup with its NCS 1000 series, and Windstream is getting benefit of those solutions. Buddy Bayer, SVP at Transport Engineering, Windstream, expressed that this platform showcases features like streaming telemetry in Cisco – IOS XR, enormous density, and a small footprint that offers 600G support for long haul, metro and submarine applications.

Bill Gartner of Cisco Service Provider Business expressed that clients like Windstream progressively value the benefits of automation to support them do things faster and efficiently, as they work to meet demands for growing capacity.

With the latest NCS platform, they are uniquely positioned with pioneering performance, programmability, automation and density across their routing and optical platforms to assist service providers enhance their networks on several layers. Cisco marks as the worldwide technology pioneer that has been making the Internet function since 1984. Its people, partners and products help society strongly connect and seize tomorrow’s digital prospect today.


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