Case Study: Kedrion Biopharma

Better collaboration for medical research

Kedrion, a global biopharmaceutical company operating in 100 countries, needed a one-vendor solution to provide IP telephony, conferencing, and collaboration. Learn how Cisco provided the technology for this team to better connect, communicate, and collaborate.


Technology goals

  • Improve virtual communication capabilities to enable increased number of remote employees
  • Enhance collaboration over the previous disjointed, disorganized communications systems
  • Reduce travel costs

Impressive outcomes

  • Decision making is faster - real-time collaboration means things get done more quickly
  • Platform is being used for external partners everywhere
  • 2,000 hours of video conferencing time in 6 months - tens of thousands of dollars saved in travel

Real-time collaboration, the route to innovation

We gave our employees everything they needed to succeed, and our investment in the Cisco solution paid off. In the last six months, Kedrion employees logged over 2,000 hours of video conference time. We've saved tens of thousands of dollars in travel expenses, and we've sped up the collaborative.

Gionni Bernardini, Global IT Projects and Services Center Director Kedrion Biopharma

Who is Kedrion Biopharma?

Industry: Medical

Location: Lucca, Italy

Size: 10,400 employees in 100 countries