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7/11/2014

Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

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Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

7/11/2014

Background The Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock is the first of its kind in the world. It is a made-in-Canada innovation that will connect Toronto to the world leading up to and throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Harnessing the "Internet of Everything," the clock is an... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Digital Media, Innovation, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment, Internet of Things

 
7/11/2014

Cisco and TO2015 Unveil Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock

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Cisco and TO2015 Unveil Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock

7/11/2014

TORONTO July 11, 2014 – The Cisco® TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock — a unique made-in-Canada technological innovation unveiled today in Nathan Phillips Square — will connect the Games and fans unlike any countdown clock before. "We're excited to bring the Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock to... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Digital Media, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Media Solutions Group, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment

 
7/10/2014

DEN Networks Selects Next-Generation Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 Technology to Launch Broadband Services in India

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DEN Networks Selects Next-Generation Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 Technology to Launch Broadband Services in India

7/10/2014

NEW DELHI, INDIA – 10 JULY 2014 : Cisco announced today that DEN Networks, one of India's largest cable TV multi-system operators (MSOs), has selected Cisco® DOCSIS 3.0 technology for the introduction of next-generation cable broadband services in the country. DOCSIS 3.0 is a key component... Continue Reading

Tags: Application Networking Services, Cable Broadband & Network Access, DVR

 
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

Deutsche Bank and Cisco to Host a Conference Call on Disruptive Trends in Data Networking

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Deutsche Bank and Cisco to Host a Conference Call on Disruptive Trends in Data Networking

7/7/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif, --- July 7, 2014 --- Cisco will host a conference call with Deutsche Bank to discuss disruptive trends in data networking.  Frank D'Agostino, Senior Director of Technical Marketing, Insieme Business Unit, will discuss Cisco's strategy in the cloud scale datacenter switching... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Events

 
6/18/2014

Antel Deploys Cisco ASR 9000 for Next Generation High Speed Internet Services in Uruguay

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Antel Deploys Cisco ASR 9000 for Next Generation High Speed Internet Services in Uruguay

6/18/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 18, 2014 – Cisco announced today that Antel, the leading provider of communication services for consumers and businesses in Uruguay, has chosen the Cisco® Aggregation Services Router 9000 Series (ASR 9000 ) as part of its next-generation network delivering enhanced... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Region, Uruguay, Americas, Latin America

 
6/9/2014

Cisco Launches Small Cell Partner Program to Enable the Future of Enterprise Connectivity

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Cisco Launches Small Cell Partner Program to Enable the Future of Enterprise Connectivity

6/9/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., – June 9, 2014 – Cisco today announced the launch of Cisco® Small Cell Enterprise Select, a program that will enable mobile network operators to effectively scale small cell deployments for enterprises that are in need of cost-effective mobility solutions.... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Mobility

 
6/6/2014

Andorra Telecom Deploys a Next-Generation Wi-Fi Network With Cisco Technology

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Andorra Telecom Deploys a Next-Generation Wi-Fi Network With Cisco Technology

6/6/2014

Madrid, 6 June 2014. – Andorra Telecom has deployed a Wi-Fi network that offers two levels of service for visitors and residents in Andorra: a free basic connection to the Internet (for picking up local, commercial and tourist information about the country) and high-quality Premium Internet... Continue Reading

Tags: Routing, Mobility, South Europe

 
6/3/2014

Cisco Enables NOS to Deploy Broadband and Video Convergence

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Cisco Enables NOS to Deploy Broadband and Video Convergence

6/3/2014

Cisco today announced that following the success of NOS' Internet Protocol (IP) video services, the leading Portuguese service provider has successfully validated Cisco® technology to enable the efficient delivery of video and broadband (DOCSIS) services over a single access infrastructure,... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Cable Operators

 
5/16/2014

Whitby Abilities Centre Provides Community New Levels of Accessibility with Cisco-enabled Kiosk

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Whitby Abilities Centre Provides Community New Levels of Accessibility with Cisco-enabled Kiosk

5/16/2014

WHITBY, ON – May 16, 2014 – The Whitby Abilities Centre unveiled a new, interactive kiosk donated by Cisco at a special ribbon-cutting ceremony today. The kiosk grants visitors access to a range of technology solutions, including wayfinding and two-way video communication, to enrich their visit and... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, TelePresence, Collaboration, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment

 
5/16/2014

Cisco Delivers on ACI Vision: Adds ACI Migration Path for Traditional Cisco Data Centers and UCS Director Support

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Cisco Delivers on ACI Vision: Adds ACI Migration Path for Traditional Cisco Data Centers and UCS Director Support

5/16/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif.—May 16, 2014— Cisco today announced it is delivering on its vision for Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) through the release this summer of the Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC), ACI fabric mode for Cisco Nexus® 9000 Series switches,... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Data Center

 
5/5/2014

Cisco Innovators: Bufferbloat

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Cisco Innovators: Bufferbloat

5/5/2014

You're downloading a big file in your home office when suddenly, for no apparent reason, the process stalls. At the same instant there is a howl of protest from the kids, who are playing video games online in the other room. Welcome to bufferbloat. The term bufferbloat was coined in... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Innovation, Innovators

 
4/29/2014

Cisco Advances Access Architecture for Cable Operators

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Cisco Advances Access Architecture for Cable Operators

4/29/2014

Los Angeles – April 29, 2014 – At The Cable Show 2014, Cisco is demonstrating the extension of Cisco’s Service Provider architecture for cable operators to deliver more bandwidth, higher service tiers and greater agility in deploying new applications, while lowering... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Routing, DVR

 
4/29/2014

Cisco Ignites New Growth Opportunities for Cable Operators and Broadcasters at The Cable Show 2014

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Cisco Ignites New Growth Opportunities for Cable Operators and Broadcasters at The Cable Show 2014

4/29/2014

LOS ANGELES – April 29, 2014  – At The Cable Show 2014 in Los Angeles this week, Cisco is showcasing new innovations to its video technology portfolio that will ignite growth and drive new revenue opportunities for cable operators and broadcasters. Milestone announcements include... Continue Reading

Tags: Routing, Digital Media, Software, Video, DVR, Virtualization

 
4/29/2014

Cisco to Provide Foundation for New Open-Source Framework for Broadband Services

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Cisco to Provide Foundation for New Open-Source Framework for Broadband Services

4/29/2014

LOS ANGELES – April 29, 2014  – Cisco announced today that it will make its service provider customer premise equipment (CPE) routing software available in open-source format. Among the beneficiaries will be the RDK Management, LLC for use with the Reference Design Kit (RDK) on future... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Innovation, DVR, Open Network Environment

 
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

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

 
4/7/2014

Cisco and Sony Collaborate on Industry-First Public Demonstration of 4K Live Streaming at NAB 2014

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Cisco and Sony Collaborate on Industry-First Public Demonstration of 4K Live Streaming at NAB 2014

4/7/2014

LAS VEGAS – April 7, 2014  - At NAB 2014, Cisco and Sony will become the first companies to publicly demonstrate the live delivery of full-frame rate 4K 60P content. The live demonstration, which will stream live 4K video from New York City to Las Vegas, will be on display for NAB... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Cable Broadband & Network Access, Digital Media

 
4/3/2014

Asianet Selects the Next-Generation Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 Technology to Deliver Enhanced Broadband Experience to Subscribers

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Asianet Selects the Next-Generation Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 Technology to Deliver Enhanced Broadband Experience to Subscribers

4/3/2014

NEW DELHI, INDIA – APRIL 2, 2014 : Asianet today announced that it has selected Cisco to deploy DOCSIS 3.0, a next-generation cable broadband network that is a key component of the Cisco® IP NGN architecture. This technology increases upstream and downstream speeds to Asianet broadband... Continue Reading

Tags: Cable Broadband & Network Access, Video, India, Public Relations

 
4/2/2014

Connecting Canada's Rural North

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Connecting Canada's Rural North

4/2/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

Connected North is the groundbreaking program that uses Cisco's telepresence technology to bring an immersive virtual solution into the classroom to help address the educational needs of children living in Canada's north. Cisco has worked to bring together an ecosystem of partners,... Continue Reading

Tags: TelePresence, Video, Education, Canada, Americas