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9/22/2014

Where Urban Innovators Go To Grow

By Amy Cortese
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Where Urban Innovators Go To Grow

9/22/2014
By Amy Cortese

On a recent evening in San Francisco’s South of Market district, seven teams of entrepreneurs took the stage to pitch their tech startups to an audience of potential investors and partners. But this wasn’t your typical Demo Day. All seven startups—participants in a one-year old... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Smart Connected Communities, Amy Cortese, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

By Anne Field
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Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

9/22/2014
By Anne Field

Last August, 10 seconds before residents of South Napa, Cal., were awakened by an earthquake measuring 6.0; scientists at the UC-Berkeley Seismological Laboratory were warned of the impending quake. The conveyor of that information? ShakeAlert, an Internet of Everything (IoE) early warning system... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Public Safety, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Anne Field, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Europe's Cities Get Smarter on Tourism

By Joanne Taaffe
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Europe's Cities Get Smarter on Tourism

9/22/2014
By Joanne Taaffe

The "Mona Lisa" is estimated to attract 15,000 visitors on average per day. Such high traffic rates offer art-lovers little hope of solitary contemplation of the Louvre's most famous painting. The story is similar across Europe's principal museums, whether it is the Prado in... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Joanne Taaffe, Internet of Things

 
9/22/2014

How Mobility Transforms Smart Cities Worldwide

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How Mobility Transforms Smart Cities Worldwide

9/22/2014

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

 
9/22/2014

Chicago: A Smart City Story

By Kirsten Chiala
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Chicago: A Smart City Story

9/22/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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

 
9/22/2014

Cisco at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014: Transforming Through Innovation

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Cisco at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014: Transforming Through Innovation

9/22/2014

  DENVER, SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, September 22, 2014 – This week at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Denver, Cisco is showcasing how it is executing on its Internet of Everything (IoE) vision to empower multiple system operators (MSOs) to transform their business by enhancing agility and... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Video, Virtualization, Events

 
9/22/2014

Cisco Delivers New Gigabit-Tier Technology

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Cisco Delivers New Gigabit-Tier Technology

9/22/2014

  DENVER, SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, September 22, 2014 – Cisco announced new technology today that will help cable multiple system operators (MSOs) to leverage their existing broadband infrastructure investment and offer a Gigabit-service tier. As the FCC initiated the "Gigabit... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Events

 
9/22/2014

Famed California Tunnels Combine Technology with Beauty

By Mary Gorges
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Famed California Tunnels Combine Technology with Beauty

9/22/2014
By Mary Gorges

The Devil's Slide area just south of San Francisco has seen its share of drama – quite literally. This incredibly scenic stretch of Highway 1 was featured in the 1960 movie thriller "Portrait in Black" about a couple who drives a car carrying the woman's dead husband off... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Mary Gorges

 
9/19/2014

How Canadian organizations use the Internet of Things

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How Canadian organizations use the Internet of Things

9/19/2014

Read how Canadian businesses are leveraging the IoT in this article.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
9/18/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 15-19

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 15-19

9/18/2014

1.) Cisco Takes New Step Toward Creating World's Largest Intercloud   Post by Cisco .     2.) Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Memoir Systems   Post by Cisco .     3.) Retrofitting Smart Cities... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
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

 
9/18/2014

Cisco Live! Cancun to Gather Top Participants of the Latin American IT Industry

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Cisco Live! Cancun to Gather Top Participants of the Latin American IT Industry

9/18/2014

Mexico City, 18 September, 2014 .- Cisco Live!™ the premier IT and communications event organized by Cisco, is taking place from 3 to 6 November on the Mexican Mayan Riviera at the Moon Palace Hotel. Cisco Live! is one of the most significant industry meetings which brings together customers, IT... Continue Reading

Tags: Latin America, Cisco Live 2014

 
9/19/2014

Cisco Releases Next-Generation Firewall

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Cisco Releases Next-Generation Firewall

9/19/2014

Mark David discusses Cisco’s next-generation firewall that will provide businesses with improved protection against hacking threats.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
9/19/2014

District school chosen for tech project

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District school chosen for tech project

9/19/2014

Fort Frances Time’s Heather Latter discusses Cisco’s Connected North initiative.... Continue Reading

Tags: Canada

 
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

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Metacloud

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Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Metacloud

9/17/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – September 17, 2014 – Cisco today announced its intent to acquire privately held Metacloud. Based in Pasadena, Calif., Metacloud deploys and operates private clouds for global organizations with a unique OpenStack-as-a-Service model that delivers and remotely... Continue Reading

Tags: Corporate News, Acquisitions, Senior Leadership

 
9/17/2014

Cisco and Telefónica Deliver a Platform for Testing Converged Networks Leveraging Software Defined Networking and Open, Standards-Based Capabilities

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Cisco and Telefónica Deliver a Platform for Testing Converged Networks Leveraging Software Defined Networking and Open, Standards-Based Capabilities

9/17/2014

Madrid, 17th September 2014. – Cisco and Telefónica have announced the creation of an advanced testing platform to jointly explore and capitalize on the benefits of converged IP and optical networks. Convergence of IP and optical networks based on IETF standards makes it... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Open Network Environment

 
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

 
9/17/2014

Cisco Brings Internet of Everything (IoE) Innovation Center to Berlin

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Cisco Brings Internet of Everything (IoE) Innovation Center to Berlin

9/17/2014

· openBerlin, a Cisco IoE Innovation Center, will serve as a hub for open innovation · One of six new sites worldwide, openBerlin will focus on manufacturing, transport and logistics · Berlin emerging as a center of European startups and innovation   BERLIN, Germany... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Corporate News, Germany, EMEAR, Central Europe, Internet of Things