Cisco, Verizon to Host Customer Webcast
Managed and Cloud Services: Opportunities in a Transitioning Market
SAN JOSE, Calif., June 8, 2010 Cisco and Verizon Business will host a live webcast to unveil new findings from a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Cisco and discuss new opportunities in managed and cloud services for service providers and enterprises. Key findings include:
- Global managed services growth will outpace technology growth in 2010 by more than double.
- The total global managed services opportunity will be $217 billion by 2014.
Join Ellen Daley, Forrester Research vice president; Will Scott, Cisco global director of managed solutions; and Joseph Crawford, Verizon Business executive director of IT solutions, for an online discussion on these major market trends.
Date: Thursday, June 10, 2010
Time: 8 to 9 a.m. (PDT) / 11 a.m. to noon (EDT)
To attend, please register, in advance, at:
Cisco Verizon Business Webcast
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About Verizon Business
Verizon Business, a unit of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ), is a global leader in communications and IT solutions. We combine professional expertise with one of the world's most connected IP networks to deliver award-winning communications, IT, information security and network solutions. We securely connect today's extended enterprises of widespread and mobile customers, partners, suppliers and employees - enabling them to increase productivity and efficiency and help preserve the environment. Many of the world's largest businesses and governments - including 96 percent of the Fortune 1000 and thousands of government agencies and educational institutions - rely on our professional and managed services and network technologies to accelerate their business. Find out more at www.verizonbusiness.com.
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