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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

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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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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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

 
4/17/2014

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

 
4/16/2014

Demo Thursday: Citizen View

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Demo Thursday: Citizen View

4/16/2014

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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

 
4/14/2014

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

 
4/14/2014

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

 
4/10/2014

San Jose Students Harness Wind Energy

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San Jose Students Harness Wind Energy

4/10/2014

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Tags: Innovation, Education

 
4/10/2014

Internet of Things World Forum Names Chicago as Host City for 2014 Event; Cisco Announces Internet of Things Innovation Grand Challenge

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Internet of Things World Forum Names Chicago as Host City for 2014 Event; Cisco Announces Internet of Things Innovation Grand Challenge

4/10/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 10, 2014 – Cisco today announced the 2014 return of the Internet of Things World Forum, a global event that will once again unite thought leaders, business leaders and practitioners in business, industry, government and academia to accelerate the development... Continue Reading

Tags: Events, Smart Connected Communities, Next Gen IT, Leadership

 
4/10/2014

Cisco Showcases How the UK Is Harnessing the Internet of Everything in 2014

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Cisco Showcases How the UK Is Harnessing the Internet of Everything in 2014

4/10/2014

LONDON - April 10, 2014 -  Cisco today revealed how the Internet of Everything (IoE) is actively taking a role in solving some of the UK's biggest infrastructure and economic challenges. Bringing together a panel of industry experts and IoE "watchers", Cisco presented a... Continue Reading

Tags: UK & Ireland

 
4/9/2014

Demo Thursday: IoE and Cisco Security

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Demo Thursday: IoE and Cisco Security

4/9/2014

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Tags: John Chambers, Demo Thursdays, Internet of Everything

 
4/9/2014

How Big Data is Sparking Social Change

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Big Data is Sparking Social Change

4/9/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Thanks to the ability to quantify and qualify personal data and metadata through the plethora of social networks, apps, and device usage among the masses, large companies are able to target customers and reach audiences on a more granular level than ever before, making big data a significant... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Collaboration, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
4/14/2014

Cisco makes major changes to its partner program

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Cisco makes major changes to its partner program

4/14/2014

Daniela Fisher reports on the changes to Cisco’s Partner Program following Partner Summit 2014.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada