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11/3/2014

Inside Cisco's Global Hack-a-thon: HackIT

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Inside Cisco's Global Hack-a-thon: HackIT

11/3/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

When HackIT started a few years ago, it was held at one site, hosted five teams and a total of 30 Cisco employees gave up a good night’s sleep to test out this 24 hour challenge. In less than two years, this internal event has grown to more than 280 participants on more than 65 teams... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Did You Know

 
7/28/2014

Inside Cisco's Material Science and Failure Analysis Lab

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Inside Cisco's Material Science and Failure Analysis Lab

7/28/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

In Cisco's Material Science and Failure Analysis Lab, a team of engineers works with suppliers and product development teams across the company to find answers and solve problems in every stage of a product's life cycle – from prototyping to manufacturing. Non-destructive... Continue Reading

Tags: Leadership, Did You Know

 
6/4/2014

Inside Cisco's Shock and Vibration Lab

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Inside Cisco's Shock and Vibration Lab

6/4/2014

Shaking and vibrating  - no matter how slight - can impact the performance of a product. In Cisco's Shock and Vibration Lab, design and packaging engineers test the mechanical toughness of products while they are in development. Making sure a TelePresence camera can handle the... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Did You Know