Under the deal, Airtel will offer SD-WAN services, that are built on the Cisco-Viptela platform, providing real-time analytics and in-built security.
Airtel will also offer the Cisco-Webex service for its conferencing and collaboration needs.
Airtel Business chief executive Ajay Chitkara said, “We are delighted to announce this alliance which further strengthens the deep relationship we have with Cisco.
"We look forward to working closely with Cisco to bring best-in-class digitisation and collaboration solutions to customers and consolidate Airtel’s leadership position in the Indian B2B segment.”
Cisco India & SAARC president Sameer Garde said: “Airtel is well positioned to offer next-gen digitisation solutions to enterprise customers in India and meet the quality of service expectations.
"We are excited to partner with Airtel; this not only reinforces our existing relationship but also highlights Airtel’s commitment to offering a flexible, highly secure and reliable digitisation and collaboration solutions to their customers.”
Airtel Business serves over 1000 global enterprises, 2000 large and 500,000 medium/small businesses in the country.