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7/24/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 21-25

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 21-25

7/24/2014

1.) FOCUS: Annual Roundup   Post by Cisco .     2.) Cisco Invests in Developers Cisco invests in #SDN , security and other sw developers via #DevNet http://t.co/wLGLxGYmu3 — Cisco Switching (@CiscoSwitching) July 23, 2014... Continue Reading

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7/17/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 14-18

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 14-18

7/17/2014

1.) Fiber Networks: A Catalyst for Next-Generation Apps and Services?   Post by Cisco .   2.) High-Tech Recycling with The Internet of Everything   Post by Cisco .   3.) Wearable Robotics Technology Steps Forward... Continue Reading

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7/16/2014

Wearable Robotics Technology Steps Forward

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Wearable Robotics Technology Steps Forward

7/16/2014

Written by: Mary Gorges The final showdown in the World Cup on Sunday shattered viewing records with one billion people from across the globe tuning in. History was also made at the very beginning of these games a month ago when a 29-year-old paraplegic kicked out the first ball.... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
7/15/2014

High-Tech Recycling with The Internet of Everything

By Amy Cortese
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High-Tech Recycling with The Internet of Everything

7/15/2014
By Amy Cortese

The Internet of Everything is boldly going where it’s never gone before: into the dumpster. Thanks to a new high-tech recycling system created by a Redmond, WA startup, grocery stores and restaurants can not only conveniently recycle their waste, but track it, too. The goal, says Larry... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Amy Cortese, Internet of Things

 
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

 
7/10/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 7-11

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: July 7-11

7/10/2014

1.) Before, During and After: How to Think About Complex Threats   Post by Cisco .     2.) Making Fast, Reliable Wi-Fi Easy to Access   Post by Cisco .   3.) The Internet of Everything Meets Water  ... Continue Reading

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7/9/2014

The Internet of Everything Meets Water

By Anne Field
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The Internet of Everything Meets Water

7/9/2014
By Anne Field

Researchers and engineers are applying Internet of Everything (IoE) technology to waterways, using it for everything from monitoring real-time flooding conditions to preventing contaminants from spilling into rivers. Here's a look at three such... Continue Reading

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

 
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

 
6/27/2014

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

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

6/27/2014

1) How Hubs Succeed in Fostering Innovation   Post by Cisco .   2) Will the Smartphone Become Obsolete?     Post by Cisco .   3) Tech Training Breaks the Cycle of Poverty   Post by Cisco .... Continue Reading

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6/26/2014

New Analyst Whitepaper Roadmaps Development of the Internet of Everything

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New Analyst Whitepaper Roadmaps Development of the Internet of Everything

6/26/2014

A new MachNation whitepaper released today roadmaps the forthcoming development of Internet of Everything (IoE) and its components, including the Internet of Things (IoT).  According to the paper, IoT is driving market attention to the business opportunities afforded by connecting physical... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything

 
6/23/2014

How Hubs Succeed in Fostering Innovation

By Jason Deign
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How Hubs Succeed in Fostering Innovation

6/23/2014
By Jason Deign

A dog lives in a kennel. A chicken lives in a coop. And innovation, it seems, lives in a hub. Innovation hubs are increasingly a feature of urban development as planners work to spice up economic and employment prospects with an environment dedicated to fostering invention. These environments can... Continue Reading

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6/16/2014

A Simple Framework for Managing Complex Clouds

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A Simple Framework for Managing Complex Clouds

6/16/2014

I magine this: You are the network administrator for a global enterprise doing business on three continents. When your network goes down, your company loses millions of dollars a day. If hackers were to steal your customer data, regulators could fine you a lot more. You're... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Mobile Cloud Accelerates the Pace of Change

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Mobile Cloud Accelerates the Pace of Change

6/16/2014

by Padmasree Warrior Mobile communications have fundamentally changed the way business works, as organizations all over the world strive to make lasting connections with both their workforce and customers. And when you factor in the added influence of cloud computing, an exciting collision... Continue Reading

Tags: Padmasree Warrior, FOCUS, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Cloud Set to Burst in India

By Laurence Cruz
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Cloud Set to Burst in India

6/16/2014
By Laurence Cruz

Indian online ticketing giant BookMyShow.com grew out of a simple idea hatched by three vacationing friends: What if you could buy movie tickets online? But simple can be incredibly powerful—especially in a country with 100 million people accessing the mobile Internet via smartphone.... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, FOCUS, Laurence Cruz, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Will The Smartphone Become Obsolete?

By Kerry Doyle
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Will The Smartphone Become Obsolete?

6/16/2014
By Kerry Doyle

In the current mobile manufacturing competition, device makers strive to give users a distinct product with unique features. So is it possible to imagine a common, ubiquitous device? That is, a mobile handset virtually the same as every other? Distinguished not by ‘bells & whistles' and... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Kerry Doyle, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

7 Things You Need to Know about the Cloud-In Lyric Form

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7 Things You Need to Know about the Cloud-In Lyric Form

6/16/2014

From the Clouds - Jack Johnson The tech world is  watching from the clouds, and you can’t stop this anyhow -Cisco is ready to bring multiple clouds together by building the world’s largest Global Intercloud a network of clouds... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Intercloud and The Internet of Everything

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Intercloud and The Internet of Everything

6/16/2014

Intercloud and The Internet of Everything The Network's Karen Snell talks to Gee Rittenhouse about the latest news on Intercloud at Cisco Live.... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, FOCUS, Power of Cloud

 
6/12/2014

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

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

6/12/2014

1.) Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service   Post by Cisco .   2.) 2014 Cisco VNI Forecast: It’s not just about big numbers   3.) What's Next In Mobile Innovation?   Post by... Continue Reading

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6/11/2014

What's Next In Mobile Innovation?

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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What's Next In Mobile Innovation?

6/11/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

The imperative "innovate or die" has been loosely thrown around tech and media landscapes for the last two years. Fast-growth companies are all racing to be dubbed the most creative, and the most disruptive in their sectors, to avoid being left behind as dust in the land of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
6/9/2014

Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

By Kerry Doyle
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Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

6/9/2014
By Kerry Doyle

Increasingly, technicians are using a range of logistical and emergency apps via their mobile devices to perform damage assessment, access online training and respond to customer needs once a storm occurs. “Field workers can get immediate notifications as to the type of... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Video, Collaboration, Kerry Doyle