Cisco unveiled innovative products targeted especially for small company networks and engineered to provide exceptional levels of security and connectivity for a budget-friendly cost. Solutions unveiled by Cisco were Cisco's Spam and Virus Blocker, Cisco's NSS2000 and NSS3000 Network Storage Systems, and the newest version of the SBCS.
The Cisco Spam Blocker appliance is a purpose-built email security product that essentially eradicates email-based attacks right out of the box. Cisco's NSS2000 and NSS3000 Small Business Network Storage Systems are affordable desktop network-attached storage appliances that provide security for important data and enable workers to exchange files easily. The Cisco Smart Business Communications System Version 1.4, a complete sharing and communications system that seamlessly interconnects offices, employees, and clients anywhere. The current version incorporates the industry's first wireless desktop Internet Protocol (IP) handset with Bluetooth wireless support. To view Cisco's news release, visit Cisco Unveils Connectivity and Collaboration Solutions for Small Businesses.
Cisco Spam Blocker Appliance
The Spam and Virus Blocker protects small companies by offering powerful defense against spam, viruses and worms as well as other email threats to secure your system and corporate information and simultaneously enhance efficiency. Because the device blocks spam and viruses with minimal set up and stays current automatically, it does away with the cost and hassle with setup and continuing and administration. By filtering out spam, Cisco's Spam and Virus Blocker helps the performance of network connections, application servers, and workstations. The Spam and Virus Blocker represents an end-to-end solution email-born attacks by featuring a physical appliance, intelligent software, ongoing updates, and technical assistance in a single bundle.
Key features of the Spam Blocker are:
- Accuracy: Assists to ensure that email threats and spam are caught and legitimate messages are allowed through.
- Continuous automatic patches: Constant communication with SenderBase security, a network library of email safety risks, makes sure that the Cisco Spam Blocker incorporates the most current updates to guard your corporate email.
- Simple setup and operation: Easy-to-use browser-based setup wizards allow you to configure Cisco's Spam Blocker in nearly any environment within 15 minutes, delivering immediate security for your network.
- Effortless administration: From the moment you deploys the the Spam Blocker, you benefit from junk mail and virus protection with minimal extra hassle demanded from your network support staff.
Cisco NSS2000 and NSS3000
The NSS2000 and 3000 provide the robust protection and advanced data backup features that your company requires, at a cost small businesses can handle. The Cisco NSS3000 accommodates as much as to 4 terabytes of data and up to 15 simultaneous users per enclosure, offering the optimal solution for holding, accessing, and backing up your vital business information. As distinct from entry-level NAS systems, the Cisco Small Business NSS3000 provides the state-of-the-art backup, encryption, user validation, and high availability your organization requires.
The NSS3000 four-Bay Gigabit Storage System Chassis supports any approved hard drive. The product provides a wealth of features in a desktop-size form factor designed specifically for small businesses. The Cisco Small Business NSS3000 Storage Chassis also offers your company the flexibility to deploy the product without any connected disks, to modify the product at any time, and to link several chassis with one another, offering a platform that can smoothly expand with your company.
You can use the Cisco Small Business NSS2000 or 3000 Network Storage Systems to:
- Automatically copy vital data from every PC and application server on your network
- Offer unified storage and sharing of key files
- Employ Continuous Data Protection to back up unattended each revision of each file archived by workers, permitting your company to recover information easily
- Record and archive video from your company's video surveillance system
Cisco Smart Business Communications System
The Cisco SBCS Release 1.4 is a simple and comprehensive sharing and communications solution that allows small organizations to connect telecommuters, on-the-road workers and employees in separate locations to enhance their options to communicate with customers and colleagues. In the new release, the aggressively priced solution has improved wireless features such as the industry's first wireless desktop VoIP handset with built-in Bluetooth technology, the SPA525G wireless IP device, which allows companies to grow easily by installing phones in places where traditional phone wires or network wiring is missing or cannot easily be run.
Other new components of the Cisco Smart Business Communications System (SBCS) 1.4 version include:
- The Cisco 520 Secure Router product to help guard a small business network and provide employees safe access to the Internet and key business data wherever they are
- Cisco's Configuration Assistant Release 1.9 to allow stakeholders to streamline the setup and deployment of solutions designed specifically for individual businesses
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