Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) is a security policy management and control platform. It automates and simplifies access control and security compliance for wired, wireless, and VPN connectivity. Cisco ISE is primarily used to provide secure access and guest access, support BYOD initiatives, and enforce usage policies in conjunction with Cisco TrustSec.

The new version of ISE (Cisco ISE 1.2)  adds the following capabilities:

  • Integrates with leading mobile application management (MAM) and mobile device management (MDM) technologies.
  • Scales to support 250,000 active and 1,000,000 registered devices.
  • Provides zero-day profile feed service for new devices.
  • Integrates with leading Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and threat defense technologies to improve cyber security