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10/29/2014

Cisco Schedules Conference Call for Q1 Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results

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Cisco Schedules Conference Call for Q1 Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results

10/29/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif, --- October 29, 2014  --- Cisco has scheduled a conference call for Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at 1:30 PM (PT) to announce its first quarter fiscal year 2015 financial results for the period ending Saturday, October 25, 2014. Financial results will be released over... Continue Reading

Tags: Earnings, Executive Leadership

 
10/29/2014

Cisco Announces Winners of the First Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) Program in Europe at The Pioneers Festival, Vienna

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Cisco Announces Winners of the First Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) Program in Europe at The Pioneers Festival, Vienna

10/29/2014

VIENNA, October 29, 2014 – Today Cisco announced the 6 winners of the first Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) Program in Europe during the Pioneers Festival in Vienna.  Cisco EIR is an incubation program focused on nurturing and growing breakthrough advancements at early-stage... Continue Reading

Tags: Corporate News, Investments, EMEAR

 
10/29/2014

NAKA Mobile Deploys Cisco Technology to Launch Industry's First Virtualized Evolved Packet Core

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NAKA Mobile Deploys Cisco Technology to Launch Industry's First Virtualized Evolved Packet Core

10/29/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., - October 29, 2014 - Cisco today announced that NAKA Mobile, a global mobile telecommunication and technology company based in Switzerland, has selected the Cisco® Virtualized Packet Core (vPC) to transform its network architecture. With the resulting agility and... Continue Reading

Tags: Virtualization, Corporate News

 
10/28/2014

Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

By Laurence Cruz
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Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

10/28/2014
By Laurence Cruz

When the World Health Organization announced news of a rapidly evolving Ebola outbreak in Guinea, West Africa in March, an online tool run by experts in Boston had already flagged the disease nine days earlier. The openly available tool, dubbed HealthMap , had picked up the first public reports... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Laurence Cruz

 
10/28/2014

Cisco Updates CCIE Service Provider Certification and Introduces Mobility Specialist Certifications to Support Evolving Job Roles

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Cisco Updates CCIE Service Provider Certification and Introduces Mobility Specialist Certifications to Support Evolving Job Roles

10/28/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 – Cisco is announcing today the introduction of new Service Provider Mobility Specialist certifications and updates to its CCIE Service Provider Written and Lab exams geared for Service Provider network engineers. By 2020, there will be an estimated... Continue Reading

Tags: Education

 
10/27/2014

Internet of Things World Forum Names Dubai as Host City for 2015 Event

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Internet of Things World Forum Names Dubai as Host City for 2015 Event

10/27/2014

DUBAI, UAE – October 27, 2014 – Cisco announced Dubai as the host city for the 2015 Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF) during John Chambers, CEO and Chairman of Cisco closing session at this year's IOTWF in Chicago. IoTWF is a global event that aims to unite thought leaders, business... Continue Reading

Tags: Public Relations, Wim Elfrink, Internet of Things

 
10/27/2014

Data Science Meets the Power of the Crowd

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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Data Science Meets the Power of the Crowd

10/27/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

In the tech startup world, the ABC’s (Always Be Closing) are ubiquitous. In the open source, collaborative world, the triple-Ds (Design, Development, Data) are about to be at the tip of everyone’s tongue, at least in building prototypes for national agencies. Case in point: TopCoder a... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
10/27/2014

Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

By Mary Gorges
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HEALTHCARE 

Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

10/27/2014
By Mary Gorges

It turns out Star Trek was more than a pioneer in space, but also in seeing the future of healthcare devices to come decades later. The famous Tricorder ‘Bones' has shown up in this century as the Scanadu Scout , a hand-held scanning device that gives almost real-time readings on... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything

 
10/23/2014

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

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

10/23/2014

1.) How Technology is Changing Healthcare   Post by Cisco .   2.) The Big Data Opportunity in Medicine   Post by Cisco .   3.) The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter   Post by Cisco .  ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
10/22/2014

Cisco Addresses Growing Demand for Internet of Everything (IoE) Skills with First Global ‘Introduction to IoE' Curriculum

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Cisco Addresses Growing Demand for Internet of Everything (IoE) Skills with First Global ‘Introduction to IoE' Curriculum

10/22/2014

Barcelona –22 October 2014 – Today, Cisco® Networking Academy announced the first global ‘Internet of Everything' (IoE) curriculum, which will help meet the soaring demand for ICT skills and empower the next generation of innovators to embrace the IoE's full possibilities. It is... Continue Reading

Tags: CSR, Innovation, Education, Corporate News, Internet of Things

 
10/22/2014

Orange Slovakia Lights Up 4G LTE Services with Cisco ASR 5000 Series

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Orange Slovakia Lights Up 4G LTE Services with Cisco ASR 5000 Series

10/22/2014

Bratislava, Slovakia, October 22, 2014 – Cisco today announced that leading mobile operator Orange Slovakia has chosen the Cisco® ASR 5000 Series elastic evolved packet core as a central element of its recently launched 4G long-term evolution (LTE) network. By implementing the Cisco... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobile Operators, Slovakia, EMEAR, Central Europe

 
10/22/2014

VCE Enters Next Phase of Growth and Innovation as an EMC Business

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VCE Enters Next Phase of Growth and Innovation as an EMC Business

10/22/2014

HOPKINTON, Mass., SAN JOSE, Calif., RICHARDSON, Texas, – Oct. 22, 2014 – EMC, Cisco and VCE today announced the next phase of evolution for VCE.  Expected to be finalized this quarter, VCE will become an EMC business. Cisco and VMware will continue as strategic partners and... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Gary Moore

 
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

 
10/20/2014

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

 
10/17/2014

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: Collaboration, Sports Entertainment

 
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