Chicago – February 3, 2021: Newark, an Avnet Company, has today announced a new partnership with Cisco to offer industrial IoT network solutions for harsh and non-carpeted environments to customers across North America.
Cisco is a worldwide technology leader in networking solutions and develops products for network connectivity, data control and exchange, connectivity management, and edge computing all in a secure environment. The partnership brings more than 350 products to the Newark customer base, including ruggedized industrial switches, IoT gateways, industrial routers, and wireless access points, designed to withstand extended exposure to water, dust, and other extreme environmental conditions.
The Cisco IoT solutions allow critical systems to continue operating even when under attack, scale cost-effectively to accommodate more IoT devices or more data, and integrate IT and OT processes. Cisco’s architecture is designed to comprehensively address customer requirements for scalability, integration, security, and evolving business outcome requirements.
The range of industrial switches, access points and routers by Cisco now available from Newark includes:
Simon Meadmore, Global Head of IP&E, Newark said: “No one knows networking better than Cisco, which is why we’ve teamed up to bring the powerful capabilities of its enterprise network to your industrial environments. Cisco’s purpose-built, end-to-end IoT network can provide complete security, operational visibility and automation across an entire infrastructure, including industrial assets and devices.”
Laura Perek, Partner Account Manager, Cisco said: “Cisco is excited to partner with Newark with its wide customer base, strong market penetration in the Industrial, manufacturing, utilities, oil and gas, and transportation Market places along with Newark’s world class eCommerce capabilities offers the customers complete IoT solutions and to simplify IoT integrations, reduce risk and accelerate business outcomes.”
To learn more about how Cisco technology from Newark visit www.newark.com/cisco