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9/18/2014

Algar Telecom 3G Customers Will Be Able to Roam Onto Wi-Fi Network Using Cisco Mobile Internet Technology

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Algar Telecom 3G Customers Will Be Able to Roam Onto Wi-Fi Network Using Cisco Mobile Internet Technology

9/18/2014

São Paulo, Brazil, September 18, 2014 – Algar Telecom chose Cisco® mobile Internet equipment for its Wi-Fi network coverage expansion project in the Triangulo Mineiro region, in the state of Minas Gerais, and in the countryside of São Paulo, Brazil. By the end of the year, 400 Cisco Aironet... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Brazil, Latin America

 
9/17/2014

Demo Thursday: Cisco Connected Train

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Demo Thursday: Cisco Connected Train

9/17/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Demo Thursdays, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Internet of Things

 
9/17/2014

Personalized Mobile Shopping with Cisco CMX

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Personalized Mobile Shopping with Cisco CMX

9/17/2014

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Tags: Mobility

 
9/17/2014

Retrofitting Smart Cities

By Jason Deign
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Retrofitting Smart Cities

9/17/2014
By Jason Deign

Smart cities are on the rise. According to a recent study , the number of smart cities across the world is set to quadruple between 2013 and 2025. Many of these should be new city developments. India, for example, is planning to spend US$1.13 billion on 100 of them. But what of the rest?... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/15/2014

The Power of Mobile Apps and Analytics in Times of Crisis

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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The Power of Mobile Apps and Analytics in Times of Crisis

9/15/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

During times of crisis, such as violent conflicts and natural disasters, cities, buildings, and homes aren’t the only things that get torn apart. It’s more common than not for family members to go missing in action during such devastation. In the wake of chaos, emergency evacuations... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Collaboration, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
9/11/2014

Demo Thursday: All About Access Points

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Demo Thursday: All About Access Points

9/11/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Demo Thursdays

 
9/8/2014

Connected Transportation with The Internet of Everything

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Connected Transportation with The Internet of Everything

9/8/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Transportation, John Chambers, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Internet of Things

 
9/3/2014

Mobile and Social Shifts Grow Sharing Opportunity

By Sue Tabbitt
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Mobile and Social Shifts Grow Sharing Opportunity

9/3/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

Over the last few years, consumerism has taken a hit as a new Sharing Economy has blossomed. Definitions of this vary. In its broadest form, it’s where members of the public harness the wide reach of the Internet to borrow, swap and recycle things, buy and sell second-hand goods, or trade... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Collaboration, Sue Tabbitt

 
8/21/2014

Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

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Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

8/21/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Internet of Things

 
8/18/2014

Travel by Numbers

By Sue Tabbitt
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Travel by Numbers

8/18/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

The travel industry is currently alight with technology activity – particularly in the area of mobile apps, and even more so where these intersect with consumers' shown preferences and social commentary. It reflects a shift in the way people choose and report back on holidays, which has... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, FOCUS, Connected Travel

 
8/18/2014

Your Smartphone Takes Its Own Vacation

By Mary Gorges
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Your Smartphone Takes Its Own Vacation

8/18/2014
By Mary Gorges

Even in a state with parts of it so remote that a ‘no-screens vacation' is all part of the experience, it's getting harder and harder to unplug. Only 730,000 people live in Alaska, but up to two million visit every year, mostly in the summer. And most of them will realize that being... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Connected Travel, Mary Gorges

 
8/11/2014

London Underground Turns to Internet of Things to Increase Efficiency

By Laurence Cruz
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London Underground Turns to Internet of Things to Increase Efficiency

8/11/2014
By Laurence Cruz

Anyone who has traveled the London Underground can appreciate the challenges of keeping such a beast running smoothly. The iconic transport system is massive, complex and old; it celebrated its 150th anniversary last year, making it the oldest subterranean railway network in the world. Nearly... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Transportation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Laurence Cruz, Internet of Things

 
8/7/2014

The Internet of Everything Transforms Healthcare

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The Internet of Everything Transforms Healthcare

8/7/2014

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Tags: Security, Mobility, Collaboration, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities

 
8/6/2014

How Business Relies On Smart Systems

By Kerry Doyle
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How Business Relies On Smart Systems

8/6/2014
By Kerry Doyle

In our current hyper-connected economy, digital technologies are improving every aspect of business through the use of smart systems in the production and distribution for all manner of physical goods. The technologies that enable these new processes incorporate cloud services, sensors,... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Kerry Doyle

 
8/4/2014

How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

8/4/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Advances in technology mean advances in all forms of communication, which mean changes in journalism. With a plethora of gadgets and high-end technology hitting the market so rapidly, it’s more important than ever for journalism curricula in higher education to evolve with the times. In a... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
7/29/2014

Cisco Innovators: Theme Investments

By Kirsten Chiala
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Cisco Innovators: Theme Investments

7/29/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Innovators, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Kirsten Chiala, Internet of Things

 
7/18/2014

Cisco Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure

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Cisco Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure

7/18/2014

San Jose, California, July 18, 2014 – Cisco, a leading provider of wired and wireless network solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leader's quadrant of The 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure . 1... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility

 
7/14/2014

Fiber Networks: A Catalyst for Next-Generation Apps and Services?

By Laurence Cruz
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Fiber Networks: A Catalyst for Next-Generation Apps and Services?

7/14/2014
By Laurence Cruz

As the UK and the Balkans emerge from their wettest winter in over a century, debate is raging over how to respond to such patterns of extreme weather. But what if there was a way to predict floods and send detailed warnings directly to the people in harm’s way? A team of experts in the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Video, Smart Connected Communities, Laurence Cruz

 
7/8/2014

Closing the Technology Skills Gap: Can E-Learning Save the Day?

By Kristi Essick
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Closing the Technology Skills Gap: Can E-Learning Save the Day?

7/8/2014
By Kristi Essick

Everyone from kindergarten teachers and university professors, to CEOs and government leaders seem worried about the "technology skills gap." It's become commonplace to decry that we're not equipping students with the STEM skills they need to succeed in a tech-centric economy.... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Education, Information Technology, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things

 
7/7/2014

Making Fast, Reliable Wi-Fi Easy to Access

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Making Fast, Reliable Wi-Fi Easy to Access

7/7/2014

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Tags: Mobility