Salvagno said that July Systems offers enterprise-grade location platform capability with such features such as instant customer activation, data-driven behavioral insights, contextual rules engine and APIs.
“We have worked alongside the July Systems team for several years as an OEM for Cisco Connected Mobile Experience and have offered similar capabilities for our Meraki customers as well. We plan to add July Systems’ platform and business context capabilities to provide a unified solution on which our partners and customers can build and deliver a range of indoor location services for industries as diverse as healthcare, government, logistics, manufacturing, sports arenas, hotels, education and retail,” Salvagno said. “Some of our CMX Engage customers include Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Westfield Corp.”
Salvagno said that July Systems employees will join Cisco’s Enterprise Networking Group led by Scott Harrell, senior vice president and general manager.
He said the acquisition should be complete in first quarter of fiscal year 2019. The terms and purchase price of the acquisition were not disclosed.