Telstra-Cisco Alliance Partnership

Innovate faster in a multi-cloud world to drive digital transformation

Our 15-year partnership centres on enabling the world’s best collaboration offerings, connecting you, and your people, to the future of network experiences.


Cisco and Telstra have a long history in driving innovation in networking, unified communications, collaboration and more, designed to improve your productivity and enable your digital transformation.

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The Telstra-Cisco Partnership – where we can help you

Network transformation

We build next-generation network solutions equipped with security, agility, and automation at the centre.

Our flexible networks are scalable with built-in simplicity to support your business transformation.

Seamless collaboration

Harness Telstra expertise and emerging Cisco technology to keep your organisation connected with seamless collaboration across distributed teams.

Enable greater productivity and business agility with stronger employee and customer engagement regardless of employee locations.

Best-in-class experiences

Telstra delivers exceptional application experiences to our customers with best-in-class connectivity services including switches, WiFi devices, security and SD-WAN.

Joint Service Offerings

Simplify, streamline and secure your network, and improve your business performance with a range of managed solutions from Telstra and Cisco:

Managed SD-WAN

Improve the agility and performance across your wide-area network (WAN) with software-defined solutions tailored for your organisation. We offer both Cisco SD-WAN and Cisco Meraki SD-WAN.

Managed Router

Simplify the management of Cisco routing equipment for all your sites and boost end-user experience and application response in your wide-area network (WAN).

Managed Switch

Implement Cisco Switches for your business to improve local area network (LAN) reliability and performance with consistent design and management of switches between offices.

Managed Wifi

Implement Cisco Wifi technologies and seamlessly to securely connect people, processes, data and things, transforming an access technology into a key business enabler.

Telstra Purple Services

Let Telstra Purple's team of over 1,000 certified experts help develop technology solutions tailored to your business unique needs and achieve the results you want.

Discover how we’ve helped our enterprise customers transform their business—and how you can do the same for yours.

Accelerating growth in Asia-Pacific to become the leader in the alternative cloud provider category

Learn how Linode increased network capabilities as the company doubled in Asia Pacific. The Telstra-designed, future-proofed network offers strength, scale and product innovation that will grow with the business.

Expanding into the growth markets of the Asia Pacific region with Telstra’s Global IP VPN service

Telstra customer for close to ten years, Renishaw, adapts and grows its Global VPN in an easy and progressive fashion and develops the use of its network as its business needs changed, backed by 24/7 technical support from Telstra.

Why Telstra?

15+ years as strategic partners

Our strategic alliance with Cisco enables you to access ground-breaking global technologies designed for peak performance on our networks.

1000+ Cisco certified individuals

Backed by over 1000 Cisco certified staff, our Cisco specialisations, accreditations and certifications give you a glimpse into our know-how, expertise and experience around Cisco technology and solutions.

1000s Cisco routers under Telstra management

With thousands of Cisco routers under Telstra management, we have the vast experience in successfully delivering solutions that best suits your business needs.

More about Telstra and Cisco

Telstra and Cisco renew agreement to offer businesses added visibility and insights to monetize IoT

Telstra and Cisco today announced plans for continued collaboration with a new five-year agreement to provide advanced connectivity management for Internet of Things (IoT) services with Telstra Control Center powered by Cisco.

Enable real-time visibility across enterprise and cloud networks

Find out the capabilities and benefits of the Telstra Network Intelligence Service, and how Telstra can get you started.

How SD-WAN can help your business to adapt and thrive in the new normal

A reliable, secure and flexible network is one of the primary enablers for digital change. Consequently, many organisations have once again put network transformation at the top of their priority list and  are looking to solutions like software-defined wide area networks (SD-WAN) to help tune their business network for peak performance.

Awards and Accreditations

Year Award
2020 Cisco ANZ Small Business Partner of the Year
2020 Cisco Premier Partner Award, Singapore
2019 Cisco Architectural Excellence Partner of the Year Award - Security

Getting started

Discover how Telstra and Cisco can strengthen your competitive advantage.