Like every other website on the planet, SmallNetBuilder uses cookies. Our cookies track login status, but we only allow admins to log in anyway, so those don't apply to you. Any other cookies you pick up during your visit come from advertisers, which we don't control.
If you continue to use the site, you agree to tolerate our use of cookies. Thank you!

Router Charts

Click for Router Charts

Router Ranker

Click for Router Ranker

NAS Charts

Click for NAS Charts

NAS Ranker

Click for NAS Ranker

More Tools

Click for More Tools

Devices

Cisco App HQCisco today launched an app store for its upcoming Cius Android business tablet.

Cisco calls its new AppHQ website an "application ecosystem". Whatever you call it, it's specifically for Android-based Cisco Cius tablets that are scheduled to start shipping at the end of July.

In addition to providing apps for download, the site also lets companies create "storefronts" with only selected apps shown.

Given the Cius' business-only focus, Cisco is making it clear that AppHQ won't be like the we'll-take-anything approach taken by Google Marketplace. Apps will make it into the store only after they have successfully completed Cisco validation. Validation may be done by thrid parties, but it will include interoperability testing.

Cisco App HQ

AppHQ will also allow admins to allow / deny download access by user role or device or by application type, source or category. So, if your bosses decide that stock trackers aren't appropriate for business use, then you allegedly won't be able to download them...at least until someone jailbreaks the Cius.

A quick trip to AppHQ showed 192 apps available, breaking down into Business (10), Communications (10), Entertainment (7), Finance (8), Health & Fitness (15), News (1), Productivity (24), Reference (61), Shopping (3), Tools and Utilities (47), Travel (6) categories.

The approved apps included Box, Evernote, Wyse PocketCloud Pro and VMware View Client. But no Angry Birds, folks. Cisco's idea of Entertainment currently includes apps like 3D Graph OpenGL and Chelsea FC Clocks and News for fans of that football club. Please... curb your enthusiasm!

Head on over and check it out for yourself.

More Stuff

Wi-Fi System Tools
Check out our Wi-Fi System Charts, Ranker and Finder!

Support Us!

If you like what we do and want to thank us, just buy something on Amazon. We'll get a small commission on anything you buy. Thanks!

Over In The Forums

Hi,I have a new router and want to install Voxel's firmware on it and have few questions after reading the readme file:Which file should I install fir...
Hi,My range extender shows 1300 mbps connection under the 5ghz network. However, the local file transfer speed from NAS never exceeds 30 MB/s while wh...
Howdy, Ive recently moved into my new place and really wanted to buy the upcoming Rapture GT- Ax11000, but I ended up settling for the gt-ac5300 for a...
Hey guys, I need suggestions. I tried to read reviews and stuff and it doesn't really help me at all but giving me confusion. So my current setup is 3...
Hi, i.m trying connect with asus merlin to server openvpn in tap mode.When use client in windows work fine.But in asus connect, but dont ip: Connec...

Don't Miss These

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3