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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

 
9/18/2014

Belgacom Expands Relationship with Cisco to Offer Innovative Mobile Internet Services

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Belgacom Expands Relationship with Cisco to Offer Innovative Mobile Internet Services

9/18/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., - September 18, 2014 - Cisco today announced that Belgacom has broadened its relationship with Cisco and purchased additional Cisco mobile Internet products to help evolve its network and provide Belgacom customers with mobile Internet experiences. The Cisco products are... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Technologies, Mobility, Video

 
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

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 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

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

 
9/16/2014

Cisco Unveils Industry's First Threat-Focused Next-Generation Firewall

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Cisco Unveils Industry's First Threat-Focused Next-Generation Firewall

9/16/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., September 16, 2014 – Cisco today is changing the way organizations protect against sophisticated threats with the introduction of the industry’s first threat-focused Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW). Cisco® ASA with FirePOWER Services provides the full... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Corporate News, Senior Executives, Christopher Young, Fast IT

 
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

 
9/12/2014

A+E Networks® and Cisco Collaborate on Rating Technology for N-Screen TV

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A+E Networks® and Cisco Collaborate on Rating Technology for N-Screen TV

9/12/2014

  AMSTERDAM, IBC 2014, September 13, 2014 – A+E Networks ® and Cisco announced today that they have successfully integrated and tested the Nielsen ID3 tagging as an essential component of being able to track viewing patterns for mobile screen services. The added capability... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Video

 
9/12/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 8-12

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 8-12

9/12/2014

1.)  Forget Selfies. You Can Now Be ‘Droned'   Post by Cisco .   2.) Connected Transportation with The Internet of Everything   Post by Cisco .   3.) What Mobile Cloud Means for Service Providers and... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
9/12/2014

Transformation Through Innovation Cisco at IBC 2014

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Transformation Through Innovation Cisco at IBC 2014

9/12/2014

Amsterdam, Netherlands – IBC, Stand 1.A71 – September 12, 2014 – Cisco today announced that on stand 1.A71 at IBC 2014 it will demonstrate transformational solutions focused on delivering increased agility, reduced operational expense and new revenues for media companies,... Continue Reading

Tags: EMEAR

 
9/11/2014

TV Globo and Cisco Make Beautiful Video Together

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TV Globo and Cisco Make Beautiful Video Together

9/11/2014

  AMSTERDAM, IBC 2014, September 12, 2014 – Cisco and TV Globo, a leading television network operator in Brazil, and one of the largest content producers worldwide, recently expanded their partnership to create an eye-popping 4K/Ultra HD (UHD) ‘Future of Video’... Continue Reading

Tags: Partner

 
9/10/2014

Cisco Videoscape Transforms Multiscreen Video Processing and Delivery

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Cisco Videoscape Transforms Multiscreen Video Processing and Delivery

9/10/2014

  AMSTERDAM, IBC, September 11, 2014 – At IBC 2014, Cisco is expanding its Videoscape ™ Virtualized Video Processing (V2P) solution to virtualize and orchestrate all functions required to produce and deliver multiscreen video. Now pay-TV operators and media companies can... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Virtualization

 
9/9/2014

How NASA is helping to build a "Highway in the Sky"

By Mary Gorges
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How NASA is helping to build a "Highway in the Sky"

9/9/2014
By Mary Gorges

Just like there’s traffic control for cars, we need it for drones (or UASs) but starting at 1,200 feet above the ground. NASA is leading an effort called the UTM (or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Traffic Management System) to do just this. NASA’s Dr. Parimal Kopardekar explains.... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud

 
9/9/2014

Forget Selfies. You Can Now Be ‘Droned'

By Mary Gorges
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Forget Selfies. You Can Now Be ‘Droned'

9/9/2014
By Mary Gorges

While we hear a lot about drones carrying missiles for the military – or even packages some day for Amazon – the other real payload is often cameras and sensors. Drones from all over the world are being tested in Alaska's interior, and are carrying up everything from a simple consumer camera... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything

 
9/8/2014

Cisco Keeps Train Commuters Safe and Connected With New Transportation Solution

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Cisco Keeps Train Commuters Safe and Connected With New Transportation Solution

9/8/2014

San Jose, CA – Sept. 8, 2014 – The challenges rail travelers often experience include uncertainty about route schedules and the condition of the railways, fear of not knowing if they will safely arrive at their final destination, and sporadic Internet connectivity during their... Continue Reading

Tags: Wim Elfrink, Internet of Things

 
9/4/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 1-5

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 1-5

9/4/2014

1.) Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel Innovations such as mobility and the Internet of Everything are bringing real-time ease, flexibility, and fun to our journeys.   Post by Cisco .   2.) Mobile and Social Shifts Grow Sharing... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
9/4/2014

Cisco and Red Hat Deliver Integrated Infrastructure for OpenStack

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Cisco and Red Hat Deliver Integrated Infrastructure for OpenStack

9/4/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., and RALEIGH, N.C. September 4, 2014 — Cisco (NYSE: CSCO) and Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) today announced a new integrated infrastructure solution for OpenStack-based cloud deployments. In addition, the companies announced an expansion of their relationship, accelerating... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud