Tim Cook and Apple wants more business users for their line of mobile and handheld iOS devices.
So, today Apple and Cisco go on the record with their new business deal to add oomph to the upload and download speeds on iPhones and iPads.
AppleÂ® and Cisco today announced a partnership to create a fast lane for iOS business users by optimizing CiscoÂ networks for iOS devices and apps, integrating iPhoneÂ® with Cisco enterprise environments and providing unique collaboration on iPhone and iPadÂ®.
â€œiOS is the worldâ€™s best mobile platform, and nearly every Fortune 500 and Global 500 company today has put iOS at the center of their mobile strategy,â€ said Tim Cook, Appleâ€™s CEO. â€œiPhoneÂ and iPad have become essential tools for the modern workforce and are changing the way work gets done. Together with Cisco, we believe we can give businesses the tools to maximize theÂ potential of iOS and help employees become even more productive using the devices they already love.â€
â€œNinety-five percent of companies in the Fortune 500 count on Cisco Collaboration and Cisco networks to help their teams be more productive,â€ said Cisco Executive Chairman John Chambers.Â â€œThrough this engineering and go-to-market partnership, weâ€™re offering our joint customers the ability to seamlessly extend that awesome Cisco environment to their favorite iOS devices.Â Together, weâ€™re going to help teams achieve higher levels of productivity and effectiveness.â€