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4/23/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 20-24

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 20-24

4/23/2015

1.) Girls Power Tech-Inspiring the Next Generation This ‘Girls In ICT Day,’ we celebrate the Fab Five female Cisco leaders who drive diversity and innovation across our company every day. #GirlsPowerTech Posted by Cisco on Thursday, April 23, 2015... Continue Reading

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4/23/2015

Girls Power Tech-Inspiring the Next Generation

By Kirsten Chiala
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Girls Power Tech-Inspiring the Next Generation

4/23/2015
By Kirsten Chiala

Ever seen a double robot in action? Dozens of girls in San Jose, Calif. had a chance to do just that, along with exploring trends and careers in the tech industry. They attended an event called Girls Power Tech on the Cisco campus. The event was just one of many Cisco held around the world as... Continue Reading

Tags: Cisco Culture, Education, Internet of Everything

 
4/22/2015

Software That's Checking You're Who You Say You Are

By Jason Deign
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Software That's Checking You're Who You Say You Are

4/22/2015
By Jason Deign

The financial services industry is bringing technology to bear in the fight against identity theft . Voice biometrics software that can tell a hoaxer just from their voice is being installed in banks worldwide and in many other large organizations that do business through call centers.  ... Continue Reading

Tags: Data Center, Internet of Everything

 
4/21/2015

A Budding New Role for the Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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A Budding New Role for the Internet of Everything

4/21/2015
By Jason Deign

Even vegetables can be smart in the Internet of Everything (IoE). Amid the massive growth of connected devices expected between now and 2020, a small but increasing number of sensor technologies are being put to agricultural or horticultural use. Stroll through the leafy boulevards of... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Jason Deign

 
4/20/2015

Oil and the Smart Pipe

By Scott Gurvey
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Oil and the Smart Pipe

4/20/2015
By Scott Gurvey

The Keystone XL Oil Pipeline has been one of the most controversial of energy issues since it was first commissioned in 2010. The new pipeline, actually the final phase of a four phase project of Calgary based TransCanada Corp. , would double existing capacity to move oil extracted from... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Internet of Things

 
4/17/2015

Global Security Challenges and New Security Technology Tools

By Gail Bronson
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Global Security Challenges and New Security Technology Tools

4/17/2015
By Gail Bronson

With technology advancements come more security threats and in today's changing security landscape, it's a race against attackers and defenders. The curtain is about to go up at RSAC 2015 , the world's largest security confab, next week in San Francisco. Over 30,000 security experts, corporate... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
4/16/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 13-17

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 13-17

4/16/2015

1.) Go #InsideInnovation at Cisco IOE Innovation Center openBerlin   One of Europe's most beautiful cities is taking Internet of Everything innovation to the next level. Join us as we go #InsideInnovation at our IOE Innovation Center, openBerlin:... Continue Reading

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4/15/2015

How Harvested Energy Will Shape the Internet of Things and Smart Cities

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Harvested Energy Will Shape the Internet of Things and Smart Cities

4/15/2015
By Melissa Jun Rowley

The Internet of Things is expected to incorporate billions of devices in the future. That's a lot—far too many to all run on battery energy alone. For this reason, the harvesting of energy, or deriving energy from external sources, is growing in importance and being done with more ingenuity every... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
4/9/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look ahead: April 6-10

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The Network Week in Review and Look ahead: April 6-10

4/9/2015

1.) Efficiency and Security for the Energy Industry   Is #IoT moving energy forward? Discover how connected technology is making the oil, gas, and energy industry safer and more efficient: http://cs.co/618548v1 Posted by Cisco on Monday, April 6, 2015... Continue Reading

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4/6/2015

Efficiency and Security for the Energy Industry

By Steve Wildstrom
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Efficiency and Security for the Energy Industry

4/6/2015
By Steve Wildstrom

The move to the Internet of Things (IoT) is getting a lot of support from the energy production and distribution industry, probably for the simple reason that it has more to gain than anyone else. The industry's operations are vast, widely spread out, and frequently operate without... Continue Reading

Tags: Energy/Utilities, Internet of Everything, Steve Wildstrom, Fast IT, Internet of Things

 
4/2/2015

The Network Week in Review & Look Ahead: March 30-April 3

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The Network Week in Review & Look Ahead: March 30-April 3

4/2/2015

1.) Move Over Wearables, Make Way for Invisibles   The next wave of #wearables isn’t for the wrist. These ‘invisibles’ can be embedded in the human body: http://cs.co/6183NdiJ #IoT Posted by Cisco on Monday, March 30, 2015  ... Continue Reading

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4/2/2015

Internet of Things' Future Looks Foggy

By Laurence Cruz
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Internet of Things' Future Looks Foggy

4/2/2015
By Laurence Cruz

At a construction site in Dubai near the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, a complex ballet unfolds. Hundreds of trucks come and go as 5,000 workers labor beneath 37 cranes to raise another skyscraper in this United Arab Emirates city. The potential for disaster is never far.... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Leadership, Fast IT, Internet of Things

 
3/31/2015

Sensor-Based Furniture Improves Office Health

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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Sensor-Based Furniture Improves Office Health

3/31/2015
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Sooner or later, the days of sitting at one’s desk idly or talking with a co-worker will be long gone. Two years ago, businesses started taking a cue from the sensor-based quantified self movement by using technology and data to track employee activity.  Of course, this all started to... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
3/30/2015

Move Over Wearables, Make Way for Invisibles

By Anne Field
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Move Over Wearables, Make Way for Invisibles

3/30/2015
By Anne Field

If, several months from now, you notice that the person on the treadmill next to you at the gym has an odd-looking Band-Aid-like thing on his torso, don't worry: It's probably just a performance monitor. The product, called AmpStrip and made by Shelton, CT-based FitLinxx , contains... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

 
3/26/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 23-March 27

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 23-March 27

3/26/2015

1.) Focus Magazine: on the go with Connected Transportation   What would life be like without transportation? See how the #InternetOfEverything is driving a more connected auto industry in #CiscoFocus: http://cs.co/61812LNP Posted by Cisco on Monday, March... Continue Reading

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3/25/2015

Forests Get Smarter With Sensor Technology

By Anne Field
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Forests Get Smarter With Sensor Technology

3/25/2015
By Anne Field

Forestry research doesn’t usually come to mind when you think of the Big Apple. But the 635-acre Alley Pond Park in New York City is one of the most recent areas wired to be part of a network of research sites in the U.S. called Smart Forests . Equipped with Internet of Everything (IoE)... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

 
3/23/2015

Cisco Talks Connected Healthcare at SXSW 2015

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Cisco Talks Connected Healthcare at SXSW 2015

3/23/2015

By Mary Bradburne Each year, more than 70,000 people attend the South by Southwest Interactive, Film and Music Festivals in Austin, Texas. This year, Cisco’s corporate social media team joined the tech-savvy and artistic throngs to host events about the Internet of Everything,... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
3/23/2015

Welcome to the Connected Car Era

By Mary Gorges
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Welcome to the Connected Car Era

3/23/2015
By Mary Gorges

Is our car becoming a jumbo smartphone? The new ones, at least, are loaded with apps, can be accessed remotely via other devices, be opened using a passcode, and have (sometimes multiple) electronic displays. It's a whole new era in driving. And some cars even do the driving themselves.... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Internet of Things, Connected Transportation

 
3/23/2015

Improving Quality of Life with the Internet of Everything

By Anne Field
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Improving Quality of Life with the Internet of Everything

3/23/2015
By Anne Field

Most of us don't usually associate California's Silicon Valley with public transportation. Traffic jams and technology, perhaps. Trains, not so much. But the city of San Jose is in the midst of a pilot using Internet of Everything technology to make it easier for people to use public... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Anne Field, Internet of Things, Connected Transportation

 
3/19/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 16-20

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 16-20

3/19/2015

1.) Detected Movie Trailer Premieres at South by Southwest 2015   2.) Hybrid – The Next Wave of Cloud Innovation   Post by Cisco .     3.) Transportation Technology Eases the Commute   Post by... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead, FOCUS