World of Solutions

Experience the new World of Solutions – Cisco, partners, learning, networking – all in one place.

All New World of Solutions

We’re excited to announce the all new World of Solutions! We’ve combined all your favorite activities into one amazing space. Now you can enjoy:


  • Extended Hours – open Monday through Thursday
  • Over 300 partners ready to meet with you
  • The Cisco Campus to DevNet Zone to Meet the Expert and more – all under one roof!

Cisco Campus

Visit the Cisco Campus to take a deep dive into Cisco’s products, solutions, and services in the Product Technology areas. Explore how Cisco empowers you to take on your biggest challenges and lead your organizations’ digital transformation.


The Solutions Theater in the Cisco Campus will provide the opportunity to hear from Cisco subject matter experts and partners during scheduled, focused presentations that complement what you’ll see and do in the Campus and the World of Solutions.


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DevNet Zone

Dive into the DevNet Zone where anyone developing using Cisco technology can get hands-on with every element of the DevNet developer program plus get face-to-face support from the developer teams.


DevNet provides developers with the tools, resources and code needed to build innovative, network-enabled solutions. The zone features theater sessions, panels, workshops, learning labs, demos, classrooms and more.


Learn more about the DevNet Zone

Innovation Showcase

To thrive in the new world of digital business companies will need to innovate at an unprecedented pace. Cisco Live’s Innovation Showcase offers a look at Cisco’s latest product and service innovations, along with customer case studies, to provide a dynamic exchange of ideas.


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Meet the Expert

Meet the Expert ranks as one of the highest rated programs at Cisco Live. Open to all attendees, Meet the Expert meetings give you the opportunity to engage with a Cisco engineer or executive in a 1:1 conversation focused on your unique questions and challenges. More than 500 Cisco engineers and experts will be available during your time in Las Vegas for meetings that are a great complement to your on-site training. Make plans now to schedule a personalized discussion with a Cisco executive, engineer, Cisco Fellow, or senior development engineer. You set the agenda for the conversation.


Topics can include:


  • Product and project validation: Are we using the right solutions and technologies to meet our goals, and are we using the best approach?
  • Solution design and deployment: What is the best way to capitalize on available technologies?
  • Strategy: How does my vision align with what others are doing in the industry?
  • Troubleshooting: What solutions or tactics can I use to address a specific problem?


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Pavilions & Villages



The Villages in the World of Solutions bring together partner companies that can extend and enhance your Cisco investment in key areas: CollaborationSecurity, IOT and Cloud/Data Center.


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The Cisco Investments and Digital Building Pavilions in the World of Solutions bring together Cisco and partner communities.


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IoT & Industry District

The IOT & Industry District space will highlight Cisco’s focus on active integration across a variety of industries and feature how Cisco is working with partners to link objects that were never connected before. This revolution is leading to new data insights that translate into meaningful change.

Technical Solutions Clinic

Come visit us at the Technical Solutions Clinic for an opportunity to interact with the best and brightest engineers from our Global TAC organization. You will receive their perspective on the best strategy to address your concerns and discover possible solutions which you may not have considered. Our engineers are ready to tackle your most pressing challenges. No appointment required.


  • Routing Protocols
  • LAN Switching
  • Data Center Switching
  • IOS Architecture/ Cisco IOS XR
  • Network Management System
  • Firepower/Sourcefire NGIPS and FireAMP
  • Virtual Private Networking
  • Firewall
  • Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA)
  • Email and Web Security
  • Wireless
  • Mobility
  • Application Networking Services / ACI
  • Unified Computing Systems / Server Virtualization
  • Storage Technologies
  • SAN Technologies
  • Conferencing/ Cisco Unified Meeting Place / Cisco WebEx/ Spark / Open DNS
  • Cisco TelePresence
  • Cisco Unified Messaging (Unity)/Apps
  • Multiservice Voice Gateways
  • Cisco Unified Contact Center, UCCE/X
  • Cisco Unified Communication Manager
  • Prime
  • Data Center Solutions
  • Tetration
  • IWAN
  • IOT

Think Tank

Unique sessions, in a relaxed setting, that stimulate thought-provoking discussions.


Sessions are delivered by Cisco, customers, and partners, focusing on best practices, performance benchmarks, successful deployments and more.


These 30 minute presentations are meant to be interactive and conversational.


Schedule Think Tank Sessions

Walk-in Self-Paced Labs


Cisco Live’s Walk-in Self-Paced (WISP) Labs give you one-of-a-kind hands-on experience on a variety of products and solutions from Cisco. You’ll have the chance to work through pre-designed scenarios that show you firsthand how these technologies can transform your business. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore full configurations and new features, so you can make informed recommendations on which solutions are right for your workplace. All WISP labs are available on a first come, first served basis. Just stop by the WISP area in the World of Solutions.


Returning in 2017, Learning@Cisco will be part of the WISP Labs. Come and test drive the resources available to help you become Cisco Certified. You’ll have access to the Cisco Digital Learning Solution that includes CCNA and CCNP course material, training videos, hands-on lab exercises, and assessments. There’s even a leaderboard and contest with daily prizes so you can see how you stack up compared to other attendees.


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Cisco Store

Shop at the Cisco Store for the latest in branded apparel, tech accessories, bags, gifts and more.


Find all of the Cisco Press titles here and stop by to meet the authors.


Join in our exciting events and promotions including:


  • Meet the Authors (Check out the Cisco Live App – Cisco Store for dates and times)
  • Featured Products
  • Free Cisco Live! Limited edition bag with qualifying purchase (while supplies last)
  • 20% off Cisco Press titles
  • Contests, raffles and more!

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Cisco Store Hours

Saturday: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm

Monday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am –  5:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Author Signing at the Cisco Store

Monday, June 26

Tuesday, June 27

IPv6 Fundamentals 2e
11:00 – 11:30 am
Rick Graziani

Building Data Centers with VXLAN BGP EVPN: A Cisco NX-OS Perspective
11:30 AM – 12:00 pm
David Jansen, Lukas Krattiger, Shyam Kapadia

IP Routing on Cisco IOS, IOS XE, and IOS XR: An Essential Guide to Understanding and Implementing IP Routing Protocols
12:00 – 12:30 pm
Brad Edgeworth, Ramiro Garza Rios

IoT Fundamentals: Networking Technologies, Protocols, and Use Cases for the Internet of Things
1:00 – 1:30 pm
David Hanes, Gonzalo Salgueiro, Patrick Grossetete, Robert Barton, Jerome Henry

Wednesday, June 28

Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN)
12:00 – 12:30 pm
Brad Edgeworth, David Prall, Jean Marc Barozet, Anthony Lockhart, Nir Ben-Dvora

CCNA Data Center DCICT 200-155 Official Cert Guide
12:30 – 1:00 pm
David Klebanov

Programming and Automating Cisco Networks
1:30 – 2:00 pm
Jason Gooley

Thursday, June 29

Cisco would like to thank the following sponsors:

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