Dimension Data To Demonstrate Enterprise Mobility And Cloud Solution Leadership At Cisco Live 2013

Company to also unveil the results of its annual Network Barometer Report

Jun 19, 2013, 09:00 ET from Dimension Data

NEW YORK, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension Data, the $5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced it will showcase its deep expertise in enterprise mobility and cloud solutions through a range of presentations and demos at Cisco Live 2013, which will be held June 23-27 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.

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Thought leaders present cloud networking and enterprise mobility sessions
Dimension Data enterprise mobility and cloud computing experts will share their industry insights at the Cisco Solutions Theater:

  • Cloud Networking Changes Everything − Tuesday, June 25, 3:30 p.m.
    • Keao Caindec, CMO for the Cloud Business Unit, Dimension Data, will delve into network-centric clouds and how they will accelerate the adoption of hybrid cloud models. He will also outline key considerations as organizations transition to this structure.
  • Enable Your Business with Enterprise Mobility − Wednesday, June 26, 12:30 p.m.
    • Darryl Wilson, director of enterprise mobility for Dimension Data Americas, will discuss the latest mobility trends and how organizations can develop a secure mobile strategy and roadmap to enhance their productivity and cost-efficiency.

Demos show Cisco identity management with MDM and orchestrating a cloud network
At booth 207, Dimension Data solution experts will be on hand to answer questions, and to showcase enterprise mobility and cloud solutions. Specifically, they will host complementary demonstrations of Cisco Identity Services 1.2 (ISE) with a cloud-based mobile device management (MDM) solution to show how mobile devices, such as an iPad or iPhone, can be brought onto the corporate network. Company experts will also exhibit a network-centric cloud, detailing how to configure Cisco-based networks as a resource.

Findings of 2013 Network Barometer Report unveiled
Veterans in helping organizations gain a holistic view of their networks and hardware, Dimension Data will announce the results of its fifth annual Network Barometer Report at Cisco Live on Tuesday, June 25. The Report – based on 1,200 client Technology Lifecycle Management Assessments conducted over the past five years – will reveal the readiness of today's corporate networks based on the variance from best practices, potential security vulnerabilities and end-of-life status, as well as the growing impact of BYOD policies and other emerging trends on the network. 

"To overcome the challenges presented by increasing amounts of data, budget restrictions, increased time-to-market pressures, mobility and the globalization of the business landscape, organizations can't afford to overlook the importance of their network," said Grant Sainsbury, vice president of advanced solutions, Dimension Data. "The network is central to compliant and secure cloud solutions, enabling mobility and ensuring high performance and availability. As we work with clients to help them champion today's challenges, network-oriented solutions are increasingly at the center of the technology roadmap."

For live updates from the show, follow Dimension Data on Twitter at @DimensionDataAM. To schedule a briefing with Dimension Data at Cisco Live, please contact ddna@daviesmurphy.com.

About Dimension Data
Founded in 1983, Dimension Data plc is an ICT services and solutions provider that uses its technology expertise, global service delivery capability, and entrepreneurial spirit to accelerate the business ambitions of its clients. Dimension Data is a member of the NTT Group. Visit us at http://www.dimensiondata.com/en-US and www.facebook.com/DimensionDataAmericas or follow us on Twitter: @DimensionDataAM.  

For further information, please contact:

Jackie Funk

Sarah Otterstetter

Dimension Data Americas

Davies Murphy Group

T: 571-203-4006

T: 781-418-2416

E: jackie.funk@dimensiondata.com

E: ddna@daviesmurphy.com

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