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Customer Stories: BYOD

  • TELUS World of Science – Edmonton

    TELUS World of Science – Edmonton

    • Hundreds of guests and devices supported each day using Cisco Meraki
    • Team of two oversees WiFi, desktop support, server maintenance, data security
    • Meraki switches deployed across the organization in two nights
  • The Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army

    • Transformed IT infrastructure across 600+ locations
    • Leveraged Location Analytics to inform business decisions
    • Utilized redundancy and automatic failover to work around costly ISP charges
  • Cameron County, Texas

    Cameron County, Texas

    • Cameron County, TX deploys Meraki Access Points and Security Cameras
    • Wireless throughout county buildings, enabling public and staff connectivity
    • Meraki dashboard provides simple troubleshooting capabilities for the IT team
  • Harbin Clinic

    Harbin Clinic

    • Changed switches in all buildings within hours with configuration templates
    • Discovered over 200 medical devices with Meraki Enterprise Mobility Management
    • Educated new employees about entire Meraki network within 20 minutes
  • Nextdoor

    Nextdoor

    • Une solution réseau qui suit la forte croissance de Nextdoor
    • Des environnements personnalisables pour chaque résident de Nextdoor
    • Une grande flexibilité pour répondre aux besoins d'utilisateurs hyper-connectés
  • St Mary Star of the Sea College

    St Mary Star of the Sea College

    • NSW school uses Meraki MR, MS, MV to support 1,100 students and 130 staff
    • MVs provide increased visibility and security to gates surrounding campus
    • Meraki channel optimisation tools help achieve more capacity as population grows
  • Colegio Sagrada Familia Hijas de Jesús

    Colegio Sagrada Familia Hijas de Jesús

    • 550 mobile devices managed remotely with Meraki’s Systems Manager.
    • Geofencing rules control students’ activities while on the school premises.
    • A full-stack Meraki solution enables seamless troubleshooting across the network.
  • Sint-Aloysiusinstituut Lier

    Sint-Aloysiusinstituut Lier

    • Secundair en hoger onderwijs met 1300 leerlingen, studenten en personeel
    • Twee huidige sites worden uitgebreid met internaat en studentenkamers
    • Future-proof Cisco Meraki netwerk zorgt voor eenvoudig en snel beheer
  • Queensland Airports Limited

    Queensland Airports Limited

    • AU airport organisation with four airports serves 75,000 guests monthly
    • 70+ MR APs used throughout all terminals and corporate offices
    • Location analytics and heatmaps provide detailed engagement and loyalty info
  • Imagination Group

    Imagination Group

    • London-based digital media agency with over 15 global sites & blue-chip clients
    • Deployed Meraki wireless, switching, security, and EMM to support initiatives
    • Now benefiting from redundancy, security, global connectivity, and IT simplicity
  • Village Hotel Club

    Village Hotel Club

    • Luxury hotel group with 28 hotels throughout the UK
    • Meraki wireless and switching provide central management of all sites
    • High-performance solution critical to providing unique and evolving experiences
  • Woldingham School

    Woldingham School

    • Prestigious English girls boarding school with students from around the globe
    • Benefitting from unified management of APs, switches, security, and MDM
    • Utilising the network for educational, residential, and summer group needs
  • Canadian School Mexico

    Canadian School Mexico

    • Colegio en Guadalajara México instala equipos Cisco Meraki
    • MR32 (6) y MR72 (11)
    • Switch MS 220, MX 100 y System Manager
  • Redding School District

    Redding School District

    • School district in California comprised of 7 schools
    • Full stack of Meraki cloud-managed networking devices deployed
    • Meraki delivers over 90% operational savings compared to a traditional architecture
  • 国立大学法人東京海洋大学

    国立大学法人東京海洋大学

    • 老朽化が進んだ無線LAN環境の刷新に着手。高速であることなどと同時に、安全性と管理性の強化が大きなテーマとなった
    • セキュリティ製品「Meraki MX」を採用。複数の機能で脅威の侵入を防ぐ上、アップデートの自動化で運用を効率化できる
    • アクセスポイントMeraki MRも評価。Merakiのクラウド管理を有効活用すれば、無線LANの運用をより効率化できると期待
  • Teraoka Seiko

    Teraoka Seiko

    • Japanese manufacturing corporation with over 120 locations worldwide
    • Connects global sites utilizing Auto VPN on the MX Security Appliance
    • Effortless pre-installation process significantly decreased time to deployment
  • bluegr Hotels & Resorts

    bluegr Hotels & Resorts

    • Luxury boutique hotel & resort group with locations throughout Greece
    • Deployed Meraki access points in Athens hotel to unify & simplify management
    • Integrated analytics & Facebook WiFi permit innovative marketing campaigns
  • 玉川聖学院

    玉川聖学院

    • 革新的な教育システムを目指す私立の中高一貫校(東京都世田谷区)
    • Merakiアクセスポイント、スイッチ、セキュリティアプライアンス とSystems Manager MDM を導入
    • Systems Manager MDM によって、学習ツールとして最適な制限をかけ、ルールを守った先進的な ICT 教育を実現
  • Schalmont Central School District

    Schalmont Central School District

    • School district in upstate NY uses Meraki to make digital learning possible
    • Reliable internet connection for entire district provided via Meraki APs
    • Live tools make troubleshooting remotely simple and quick
  • Avenues: The World School

    Avenues: The World School

    • Pre-K through 12 NYC school deploys Meraki to support technology-forward curriculum
    • WPA2-encrypted network for school-owned devices & guest network for personal ones
    • Integrated content filtering for CIPA compliance & Layer-7 traffic shaping
  • Avantica Technologies

    Avantica Technologies

    • Empresa de tecnología instala puntos de acceso, switches y equipos de seguridad
    • Más de 1000 dispositivos conectados diariamente
    • Implementación de equipos en 5 sucursales en menos de 2 meses
  • California Department of Fish and Wildlife

    California Department of Fish and Wildlife

    • Cisco Meraki access points and security appliances deployed at 115 sites state-wide
    • Separate network access for corporate users and guests via secure authentication
    • Remote branches connect to core security appliance via site-to-site VPN
  • Zermatt Bergbahnen AG

    Zermatt Bergbahnen AG

    • Zermatt skiing resort and largest cable car and lift company in Switzerland
    • Deployed 802.11ac indoor and ruggedised outdoor APs in mountain sites
    • MDM on corporate devices for easy control and access to Skidata system
  • PGA Tour Superstores

    PGA Tour Superstores

    • Retailer with 20 locations nationwide supports BYOD while remaining PCI compliant
    • Intuitive cloud management offers ideal visibility and control for limited IT staff
    • Built-in analytics reveal how vendors, guests, and employees use the network
  • Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Canada

    Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Canada

    • High-end chocolate retailer deploys Cisco Meraki APs and security appliances
    • Provides a secure, PCI-compliant solution to support mobile POS system
    • Distinct SSIDs for POS software and staff BYOD network
  • D4 Business Village Luzern

    D4 Business Village Luzern

    • Administrators are able to easily adapt the network to the company's needs
    • Business traffic is securely isolated from guest traffic
    • Location Heatmaps identify the busiest areas
  • Oakland Unified School District

    Oakland Unified School District

    • K-12 school district in northern California with 120 locations and 37,000 students
    • Deployed 3500 Meraki 802.11ac APs to reliably support Common Core online testing
    • Layer 7 visibility and control permits the ability continually optimize the network
  • Lee's Summit R-7 School District

    Lee's Summit R-7 School District

    • Top Midwest school district quickly deploys over 1,900 Cisco Meraki devices
    • Reliable, high-density wireless supports Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education
    • Administrators set content filtering policies for different user groups on MX
  • Casey-Cardinia Library Corporation

    Casey-Cardinia Library Corporation

    • Australian library group uses MR APs and MS Switches to support guest network
    • CMX provides real-time analytics on traffic trends, dwell time, and more
    • 200% to 400% increase in WiFi usage across 7 branches
  • Congres Hotel Van Der Valk Mons

    Congres Hotel Van Der Valk Mons

    • Centrally located hotel for the urban traveller in Mons, Belgium
    • Deployed Meraki APs for guest and employee usage throughout hotel
    • MX UTM device provides network security for over 1,000 guests weekly
  • SternPartner GmbH & Co. KG

    SternPartner GmbH & Co. KG

    • Distributed German dealership and automotive service center group
    • 14 locations supporting major brands including Mercedes Benz
    • Unified wireless, switching, and security provide centralized management
  • Município de Melgaço

    Município de Melgaço

    • Municipality of Portugal which hosts thousands for annual festival
    • Deployed Meraki outdoor APs for reliable WiFi in heavily-wooded area
    • APs repurposed after event and moved to city center for public WiFi
  • Neinver

    Neinver

    • Spanish company focused on property development, investment, & fund management
    • CMX location analytics provide business intelligence on how the network is used
    • Customers are enjoying reliable WiFi from the high performance network
  • Eastview Church

    Eastview Church

    • Church deploys full stack to provide a reliable network to 6,000 attendees
    • MX Security Appliance provides secure resource backup to disaster recovery site
    • Systems Manager makes it easy to push out internal resources to staff devices
  • Friedrichstadt-Palast

    Friedrichstadt-Palast

    • World’s largest theater palace in Berlin specializes in complex performances
    • Over 700,000 guests visit annually, with a nightly average of 2,000
    • Deployed Meraki devices to support unified network for guests and employees
  • Hills Educational Foundation

    Hills Educational Foundation

    • Australian school deploys complete Meraki solution to replace legacy network
    • Deployment in indoor and outdoor spaces across 660 acre campus within one week
    • Cloud dashboard allows simple management of guest network and security settings
  • Study Group

    Study Group

    • Australian higher education company deploys Meraki full stack worldwide
    • Dashboard provides visibility and helps IT team make modifications on the fly
    • Real-time analytics enable IT to prioritize resources and device updates
  • Region 9 Education Service Center

    Region 9 Education Service Center

    • Region 9 ESC deploys Meraki Security Appliances to 25 school districts
    • Content filtering and bandwidth shaping keep school networks student-friendly
    • Remote troubleshooting made easy through the cloud-based dashboard
  • Douglas County Libraries

    Douglas County Libraries

    • Public SSID provides seamless guest network availability across all library branches
    • Layer 7 visibility provides data-rich information on users & overall network traffic
    • Security appliances provide enhanced security and content filtering at various sites
  • UW Credit Union

    UW Credit Union

    • UW Credit Union deploys Cisco Meraki access points and security appliances
    • Site-to-site VPN securely connects all 22 branch locations
    • Traffic shaping used to control bandwidth consumption for different audiences
  • Eden Hotels + Resorts

    Eden Hotels + Resorts

    • Italian travel company providing services to more than 500,000 visitors annually
    • Installed indoor and outdoor APs, switches, and a UTM security appliance
    • Guest login via Facebook WiFi promotes the company and frees up employee time
  • DEKRA Expert Services NV

    DEKRA Expert Services NV

    • Belgian company specialising in vehicle, marine, fire, and liability valuations
    • Deployed Meraki wireless, switching, and security in sites throughout Belgium
    • Gained visibility and control over the network, while lowering overall TCO
  • Werner-von-Siemens-Gymnasium Magdeburg

    Werner-von-Siemens-Gymnasium Magdeburg

    • Technology-focused school for grades 5-12 in Magdeburg, Germany
    • Built-in security features on Meraki APs ensure online safety required for education
    • Reliable network allows completion of coursework using digital resources
  • C&S Companies

    C&S Companies

    • Multi-site engineering company deploys secure guest WiFi to support BYOD initiatives
    • Cloud management across sites nationwide provides centralized control with low TCO
    • Built in traffic shaping and content filtering maximize bandwidth usage
  • City College of San Francisco

    City College of San Francisco

    • Multi-campus city college deploys cost-efficient WiFi to support 90,000+ students
    • Cloud management provides heightened visibility and control, saves IT staff's time
    • Thousands of clients transfer over 100 GB daily
  • City of Palma de Mallorca

    City of Palma de Mallorca

    • One of Europe’s most popular vacation spots with tens of thousands visitors annually
    • Deployed Meraki APs over 5 km of beaches in 3 months along with custom tourism apps
    • Segmented SSIDs, splash pages, and Facebook login for customized authentication
  • Alvin ISD

    Alvin ISD

    • School district serves approximately 19,000 students and over 2,500 staff
    • Cloud-managed wireless supports 1:1 and BYOD for thousands of devices
    • Cloud-based RF optimization eliminates interference in high density classrooms
  • Fondazione Milano

    Fondazione Milano

    • Independent schools in Milan deploy Cisco Meraki WiFi & switches across 6 locations
    • Seamless RADIUS integration enables simple, secure authentication for staff & pupils
    • Plug-and-play deployment enables each school to be live within a day
  • Dorada Palace Hotel

    Dorada Palace Hotel

    • 4-star hotel located on the Mediterranean coast of Spain deploys Cisco Meraki WiFi
    • Facebook WiFi login significantly increases hotel's Facebook page 'Likes'
    • Regular return on investment from premium in-room WiFi service
  • Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

    Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

    • Law firm with 600+ employees and seven offices across the Midwest
    • iPads and other mobile devices in the workplace created need for seamless WiFi
    • Stateful firewall, rogue AP monitoring, and content filtering secure the network
  • Destino Pacha Ibiza Resort

    Destino Pacha Ibiza Resort

    • Iconic nightclub franchise opens 163 room luxury resort on Ibiza
    • Cisco Meraki provides reliable WiFi to 3,000 daily hotel guests and visitors
    • Multiple SSIDs support night time concerts and light shows
  • Jakintza Ikastola

    Jakintza Ikastola

    • Part of the Ikastola group of schools in Northern Spain for pupils between 5-16 yrs
    • Cisco Meraki cloud managed APs provide WiFi coverage across the entire school
    • WiFi configured with WPA-PSK encryption by non-ICT teachers using the dashboard
  • Davidson County Community College

    Davidson County Community College

    • Cloud-managed WiFi and switching support 14,000+ students and BYOD for all campuses
    • Plug-and-play APs with mesh enable spontaneous creation of new learning spaces
    • One-click security configuration facilitates network segmentation
  • EUC Lillebælt

    EUC Lillebælt

    • Multi-discipline school in Denmark provides specialized skills courses for students
    • Meraki APs offer robust wireless for daytime students, boarding students, and guests
    • Active Directory with captive portal required for student authentication
  • Ecole Lemania

    Ecole Lemania

    • Swiss, multi-lingual college provides education for students from around the world
    • Meraki APs, switches, and security appliance provide reliable and robust networking
    • Custom policies provide fine-grained control over end user devices
  • Tri-Creek School Corporation

    Tri-Creek School Corporation

    • High-performance cloud managed WiFi provides reliable district-wide connectivity
    • 170 APs deployed in just minutes each, from unboxing to final configuration
    • Layer 7 application visibility provide insight into users, devices, and applications
  • Cirencester College

    Cirencester College

    • Beacon status sixth-form college rolls out full WiFi coverage across 14-acre campus
    • 100+ Meraki wireless APs installed in 2 weeks
    • 1,800 students plus staff enjoy fast, reliable WiFi connectivity for the first time
  • Linkbynet

    Linkbynet

    • IT Management company rolls out BYOD initiative across worldwide office locations
    • Improved network security by segmenting groups of users into different SSIDs
    • Entire network configured via the dashboard before the APs were deployed
  • Oswestry School

    Oswestry School

    • Historic, independent boarding school for 450 pupils served by 79 APs & 19 switches
    • Controller-less solution inclusive of tech support provides significant cost saving
    • Meraki’s web-based dashboard allows the network to be managed by one IT Technician
  • Hotel Plaza San Francisco, Chile

    Hotel Plaza San Francisco, Chile

    • Implementación de puntos de acceso y switches Meraki administrados en la nube
    • Hotel gana amplia visibilidad gracias a Cisco Meraki
    • Solución disponible para clientes y empleados
  • Goucher College

    Goucher College

    • College campus needed higher bandwidth and secure network access for students
    • Upgraded wireless, switching to support video learning and network connectivity
    • Preconfigured hardware before unboxing, ensuring an error-free deployment