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4/23/2014

Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

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Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

4/23/2014

IQALUIT, NU – April 23, 2014 –On her first stop in Canada's territories for Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk, Clara Hughes will host a national youth conversation on mental health with a special live broadcast from Iqaluit's Inuksuk High School to thousands of students across Canada. Believing... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, TelePresence, Collaboration, Vertical Markets, Education, Healthcare, Region, Canada, Americas

 
4/22/2014

Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

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Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

4/22/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 22, 2014 – In today’s world of cloud, mobile, social and the Internet of Everything, customers face new security challenges as they work to protect their most important asset – data. Cisco today announced Managed Threat Defense, a managed security... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
4/22/2014

Home Security and The Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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Home Security and The Internet of Everything

4/22/2014
By Jason Deign

Anyone who has suffered a break-in knows just how awful it feels. Even in cases where the damage and financial loss are minimal, the feeling of violation and fear caused by a theft can be overwhelming. The good news is that mobile technology is making home security easier and better than ever... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Physical Security, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Jason Deign

 
4/21/2014

Filling the Funding Gap for Women Entrepreneurs

By Amy Cortese
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Filling the Funding Gap for Women Entrepreneurs

4/21/2014
By Amy Cortese

Women-led businesses are on the rise, yet these firms have traditionally been under-served by venture capital, angel investing and other sources of growth capital. Women receive less than 15% of all early stage capital, and even those fortunate few raise significantly less than their male... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, FOCUS, Amy Cortese, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

Breaking Stereotypes in Technology

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Breaking Stereotypes in Technology

4/21/2014

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Tags: Padmasree Warrior, FOCUS, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Lakshmi Rebecca

By Prasanto Kumar Roy
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Lakshmi Rebecca

4/21/2014
By Prasanto Kumar Roy

She’s the face behind Chai with Lakshmi , an online chat show about people and ideas shaping India for the future. Former model, marketing consultant and social worker Lakshmi Rebecca started the show in 2011, at age 30. Since then, her YouTube-only show has had over 110... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

The Many Paths to Technology Careers

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The Many Paths to Technology Careers

4/21/2014

Written by Samantha Matalone Cook and Shoshana Abrass Samantha: Curiosity Hacked was started in the fall of 2012 in response to an overwhelming need my husband and I saw for a different kind of education. The Maker Movement was going strong, but there was very little emphasis or... Continue Reading

Tags: Collaboration, FOCUS, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

An Ecosystem of Support for Women in Tech

By Kirsten Chiala
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An Ecosystem of Support for Women in Tech

4/21/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: FOCUS, Kirsten Chiala, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

Get Inspired: Celebrating International Girls in ICT Day

By Kirsten Chiala
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Get Inspired: Celebrating International Girls in ICT Day

4/21/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: FOCUS, Kirsten Chiala, Women in Tech

 
4/17/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 14-18

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 14-18

4/17/2014

1. Why Should You Care About High Tech Careers Post by Cisco .   2. How the Cloud Helps Make Sense of Our Data-Driven World   Post by Cisco .   3.) Smart Trash Cans Mean Big Business with IoE   Post by... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
4/17/2014

Bright House Networks Deploys Cisco Network Convergence System to Offer Cloud-Based Business and Residential Services

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Bright House Networks Deploys Cisco Network Convergence System to Offer Cloud-Based Business and Residential Services

4/17/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 17, 2014 – Cisco announced today that Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest owner and operator of cable systems in the United States, has deployed the Cisco® Network Convergence System (NCS) , a network fabric family designed to serve as the... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
4/21/2014

Cisco’s CIO has a way of conducting IT staff reviews that sounds scary but effective

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Cisco’s CIO has a way of conducting IT staff reviews that sounds scary but effective

4/21/2014

Shane Schick reports from Cisco Connect where Rebecca Jacoby, CIO and Senior Vice President, discussed the Internet of Everything and the vendor’s own approach to managing technology.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
4/16/2014

Demo Thursday: Citizen View

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Demo Thursday: Citizen View

4/16/2014

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Tags: Demo Thursdays, Smart Connected Communities

 
4/16/2014

Inside Cisco's Acoustic Chamber

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Inside Cisco's Acoustic Chamber

4/16/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

So, what is this room? No, Cisco has not gone into the music recording business (however fun that might be); this is Cisco's Acoustic Hemi-Anechoic Chamber. It not only makes for a super cool photo - what it does is pretty amazing. The Acoustic Hemi-Anechoic Chamber is the only... Continue Reading

Tags: Cisco Culture, Innovation, Did You Know

 
4/21/2014

Earth Rangers Centre tour 2014

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Earth Rangers Centre tour 2014

4/21/2014

Mary Allen covers the Cisco and Schneider Electric partnership announcement that took place at the Earth Ranger Centre on March 20.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
4/14/2014

Cisco Deployed IT Infrastructure for World-Famous Mariinsky Theatre

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Cisco Deployed IT Infrastructure for World-Famous Mariinsky Theatre

4/14/2014

MOSCOW – April 14, 2014 – Cisco today announced the deployment of a consolidated IT infrastructure solution for a new scene of the Mariinsky Theatre (Mariinsky-2) in Saint Petersburg. The company currently is working on IT infrastructure for the historic building of the theater,... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
4/21/2014

SickKids partners with Nunavut on new telepsychiatry program

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SickKids partners with Nunavut on new telepsychiatry program

4/21/2014

Mary Allen covers the Cisco and Schneider Electric partnership announcement that took place at the Earth Ranger Centre on March 20.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
4/14/2014

Cisco’s Connected North enhances schools, healthcare in remote communities

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Cisco’s Connected North enhances schools, healthcare in remote communities

4/14/2014

Electrical Business Magazine reports on Cisco’s Connected North announcement.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
4/14/2014

This kind of videoconferencing can mean the difference between life and death

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This kind of videoconferencing can mean the difference between life and death

4/14/2014

Christina Wong article focuses on tele-psychiatry and discusses how urgently videoconferencing is needed in the north.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
4/10/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead:April 7-11

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead:April 7-11

4/10/2014

1.) Smell the Coffee with the Next Wave of the Internet Will touch, smell and taste be part of the Internet of Everything experience?   Post by Cisco .   2.) One Second in Baseball Brought To You By The Cloud See how the intersection of big data,... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead