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10/20/2014

The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

10/20/2014
By Mary Ann Azevedo

Pill bottles that can tell a caregiver when a patient’s missed a dose. Diapers that can pinpoint urinary tract infections and monitor hydration. A baby monitor that allows parents to get information on their baby’s breathing, temperature and body position from anywhere in the world.... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Mary Ann Azevedo, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

By Kerry Doyle
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New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

10/20/2014
By Kerry Doyle

These multimodal interfaces are changing how humans and machines work together and offering unforeseen possibilities for wearable technology, voice-activated or gesture-based computing and emotions analytics. Parallel advancements in robotics, genetics, nanotechnology and machine-based deep... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Kerry Doyle, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/17/2014

NBA Development League Draft Presented By Cisco WebEx Set For Nov. 1

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NBA Development League Draft Presented By Cisco WebEx Set For Nov. 1

10/17/2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2014 –  The NBA Development League today announced the 2014 NBA D-League Draft Live via Cisco WebEx will take place via Cisco WebEx on Saturday, Nov. 1 at 3:30 p.m. ET from the NBA studios in Secaucus, New Jersey. This marks the fourth consecutive year the NBA... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies

 
10/17/2014

Bernadette Wightman Named President of Cisco Canada

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Bernadette Wightman Named President of Cisco Canada

10/17/2014

TORONTO, Canada – October 17, 2014 – Cisco is pleased to announce the appointment of Bernadette Wightman as president of Cisco Canada. Ms. Wightman takes the reins from Nitin Kawale, who is leaving Cisco after 19 years with the company, including six years as president of Cisco... Continue Reading

Tags: Corporate News, Region, Canada, Americas

 
10/16/2014

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

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

10/16/2014

1.) The Internet of Things: Capturing the Accelerated Opportunity   Post by Cisco .   2.) Chicago’s Data-Driven Decision Making     3.) Chicago: A Tech Hub Driving Change   Post by Cisco .... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
10/16/2014

Cisco Collaborates with Smart Cities Council to Assess Leaders on Smart City Progress in North America

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Cisco Collaborates with Smart Cities Council to Assess Leaders on Smart City Progress in North America

10/16/2014

(Chicago) – October 16, 2014 – A new report published by Cisco and the Smart Cities Council polled city leaders in North America on ways to help cities accelerate their smart city initiatives. Released today at the Internet of Things World Forum, the survey provides insights from... Continue Reading

Tags: Smart Connected Communities

 
10/15/2014

Cisco Announces Winners of IoT Innovation and Security Grand Challenges; Launches Worldwide IoT Challenge for Young Women

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Cisco Announces Winners of IoT Innovation and Security Grand Challenges; Launches Worldwide IoT Challenge for Young Women

10/15/2014

Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 15, 2014 – Today during a keynote address at the Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago, Cisco CTO Padmasree Warrior announced the winners of three global Internet of Things (IoT) Grand Challenges aimed at recognizing, promoting and accelerating... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
10/15/2014

Cisco to Provide Secure Ops Solution to Shell

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Cisco to Provide Secure Ops Solution to Shell

10/15/2014

Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 15, 2014 – Today, at the Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago, Shell shared that it has deployed the Cisco Secure Ops Solution to increase security maturity level by improving its cyber security and risk management, while lowering costs of... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Things

 
10/14/2014

Cisco Doubles Down to Accelerate IoT Adoption with New Application Deployment Options at the Edge and Expanded Fog Computing Portfolio

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Cisco Doubles Down to Accelerate IoT Adoption with New Application Deployment Options at the Edge and Expanded Fog Computing Portfolio

10/14/2014

Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 14, 2014 – Today at IoTWF, Cisco outlined an expansion of its fog computing strategy with the second phase of its IOx platform for industrial scale IoT deployments. Cisco outlined increasing industry ecosystem partner momentum and new hardened IoT... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Things

 
10/14/2014

The Internet of Things World Forum Unites Industry Leaders in Chicago to Accelerate the Adoption of IoT Business Models

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The Internet of Things World Forum Unites Industry Leaders in Chicago to Accelerate the Adoption of IoT Business Models

10/14/2014

Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 14, 2014 – Today at the Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago, industry leaders announced a series of key initiatives to advance the technology, industry ecosystem, talent and education required to move the industry to wide-scale deployment. The... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Things

 
10/14/2014

Cisco to Make New Investments in Japan to Promote IoE Innovation

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Cisco to Make New Investments in Japan to Promote IoE Innovation

10/14/2014

TOKYO , Japan . – October 14,  2014 – Cisco today announced that Cisco Investments, Cisco's venture capital arm, has selected Japan as one of its investment destinations for Internet of Everything (IoE) start-ups and early-stage companies. As part of Cisco's... Continue Reading

Tags: APAC/GC/J

 
10/13/2014

Cisco and Tieto Accelerate the Internet of Everything Revolution

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Cisco and Tieto Accelerate the Internet of Everything Revolution

10/13/2014

CHICAGO, IL, October 14, 2014 – Cisco and Tieto, the largest IT services company in the Nordic countries, today announced a global Internet of Everything collaboration, which helps various industries from manufacturing to healthcare take advantage of the tidal wave of data generated by machines... Continue Reading

Tags: Manufacturing, Transportation, Finland, Sweden, EMEAR, North Europe, Internet of Things

 
10/13/2014

IZA Business Centers Offers Cisco Collaboration Solutions to Its Customers

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IZA Business Centers Offers Cisco Collaboration Solutions to Its Customers

10/13/2014

MEXICO CITY, October 13, 2014.-  The Mexican Company IZA Business Centers (IZA BC), specializing in the rental of ready to use fully equipped offices, chose Cisco® technology for the deployment of the communications infrastructure to enable IP telephony services, unified voice mail,... Continue Reading

Tags: Collaboration, Mexico

 
10/13/2014

Media Alert: Keynotes from Internet of Things World Forum to be Webcast Live

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Media Alert: Keynotes from Internet of Things World Forum to be Webcast Live

10/13/2014

Media Alert: Keynotes from Internet of Things World Forum to be Webcast Live   SAN JOSE – October 13, 2014 – At the Internet of Things World Forum , Cisco, along with 29 industry sponsors, and top thought leaders, implementers and creators will gather to collaborate,... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Things

 
10/13/2014

American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

By Kristi Essick
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American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

10/13/2014
By Kristi Essick

A new crop of healthcare startups are leveraging low-cost, ubiquitous technologies such as Internet of Everything (IoE), big data, wearables, cloud computing, and mobile apps in an attempt to disrupt the multitrillion-dollar US healthcare sector – each chipping away at one small part of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things

 
10/9/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Oct. 6-10

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Oct. 6-10

10/9/2014

1.) Who is Building the Internet of Everything?   Post by Cisco .       2.) The Maker Movement Creates Smarter Cities   Post by Cisco .     3.) Reinventing Conferencing  ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
10/9/2014

Cisco And NBA Announce New Multiyear Agreement To Deliver A More Connected NBA

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Cisco And NBA Announce New Multiyear Agreement To Deliver A More Connected NBA

10/9/2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 – Cisco and the National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced a new multiyear extension of their marketing partnership which began in 2007.  Cisco will continue its role as the Official Technology Partner of the NBA, Women's National Basketball Association... Continue Reading

Tags: Sports Entertainment

 
10/7/2014

Civic Hacking and the Maker Movement Create Smarter Cities

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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Civic Hacking and the Maker Movement Create Smarter Cities

10/7/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

There has never been a more opportune or crucial time to build great, smart, and connected cities than today. According to the United Nations Population Fund, by the year 2030 almost 5 billion people, 60 percent of the world’s population, will live in cities. This fact alone is pushing... Continue Reading

Tags: Smart Connected Communities, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
10/6/2014

University of Calgary's W21C, Cisco and Alberta Health Services Collaborate to Expand Health Care Innovation

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University of Calgary's W21C, Cisco and Alberta Health Services Collaborate to Expand Health Care Innovation

10/6/2014

CALGARY, AB – October 6, 2014 - The University of Calgary's W21C Program, Cisco and Alberta Health Services (AHS) today announced collaborations on initiatives to strengthen the development of health care solutions in Alberta through advanced technologies and strategies. Specifically,... Continue Reading

Tags: Information Technology, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Internet of Things

 
10/6/2014

Who's Building the Internet of Everything?

By Jason Deign
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Who's Building the Internet of Everything?

10/6/2014
By Jason Deign

Talk about the Internet of Everything and the mind soon starts to boggle. Gartner says 26 billion non-PC, tablet, and smartphone devices could be connected by 2020. IDATE forecasts 80 billion. Already, around 25,000 new things are connecting to the Internet every quarter of an hour,... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Internet of Things