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Apple teams with Cisco to promote iPhones, iPads to corporate customers

SAN JOSE, Calif. Apple and Cisco Systems, two of Silicon Valley's tech titans, are teaming up. The companies Monday announced a partnership aimed at helping Apple's iPhone and iPad devices work better for businesses, many of which use Cisco networking equipment As part of the deal, Cisco plans to tweak its networks to give Apple devices and the apps running on them something of a fast lane on corporate networks. It also plans to help integrate iPhones and iPads into those networks so that users can more easily switch between those devices and their office phones and equipment. "Together with Cisco, we believe we can give businesses the tools to maximize the potential of iOS...