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01/29/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 26-30

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 26-30

01/29/2015

1.) Leadership@Cisco: Karen Walker   Post by Cisco .     2.) Securing the Connected Home   Post by Cisco .     3.) Let's Build Tomorrow Today ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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01/28/2015

The Internet of Everything Goes to School

By Anne Field
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The Internet of Everything Goes to School

01/28/2015 By Anne Field

For students and professors at Columbia University's computer science and engineering programs, the Internet of Everything (IoE) is everywhere. There are many courses in which students learn skills that, as it happens, are needed to create ... Continue Reading

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

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01/27/2015

Security in a Connected Home

By Steve Wildstrom
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Security in a Connected Home

01/27/2015 By Steve Wildstrom

The Consumer Electronic Show (CES 2015) this month was swarmed by dozens of new products, from smart watches to a speaker-equipped robot for your home. The offerings are designed to provide consumers and companies endless information on their ... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Connected Home, Fast IT, Internet of Things, CES

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01/22/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 19-23

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 19-23

01/22/2015

1.) Cisco Innovators: Emerging Technology Evangelist   Post by Cisco .   2.) Focus Magazine: Cybersecurity   Post by Cisco .   3.) Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report: ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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01/20/2015

The Industrialization of Hacking

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The Industrialization of Hacking

01/20/2015

By Martin Roesch The evolving trends of mobility, cloud computing, and the Internet of Everything (IoE) present unparalleled opportunities for businesses, consumers, and hackers alike. Modern networks go beyond traditional walls and ... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Leadership, Fast IT, Internet of Things, Cybersecurity

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01/15/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 12-16

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 12-16

01/15/2015

1.) How Smart Highways Can Save Energy and Lives   Post by Cisco .   2.) In Retail, Insight is Currency, and Context is King   Post by Cisco .   3.) Let’s Talk ... Continue Reading

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01/15/2015

It's The Crowd versus Wall Street, and the Crowd is Winning

By Amy Cortese
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It's The Crowd versus Wall Street, and the Crowd is Winning

01/15/2015 By Amy Cortese

There’s a ritual that takes place on Wall Street every few months around earnings season, when companies announce how much in profits they’ve earned for the quarter.  Weeks before the announcement, company officials tell the Wall ... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Amy Cortese, Financial

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01/13/2015

Why the Internet of Everything Won't Work Without Wireless

By Jason Deign
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Why the Internet of Everything Won't Work Without Wireless

01/13/2015 By Jason Deign

Silent, invisible… and vital. That just about sums up wireless networks as far as the Internet of Everything (IoE) is concerned. Because there is simply no way you could run wires to the 50 billion or so smart devices expected to make ... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Leadership

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01/12/2015

How Smart Highways Can Save Energy and Lives

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Smart Highways Can Save Energy and Lives

01/12/2015 By Melissa Jun Rowley

In the tech-infused landscape of today, the phrase "roads of tomorrow" doesn't just mean a glimpse into the future. It means in this Internet of Everything (IoE) world, smart sensor-filled highways are revolutionizing transportation. ... Continue Reading

Tags: Transportation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

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01/08/2015

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 5-9

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: January 5-9

01/08/2015

1.) Software Development with the Continuous Delivery Model   Post by Cisco .   2.) Better Technology Will Bring More Secure Mobile Payments   Post by Cisco .   3.) ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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01/07/2015

Better Technology Will Bring More Secure Mobile Payments

By Steve Wildstrom
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Better Technology Will Bring More Secure Mobile Payments

01/07/2015 By Steve Wildstrom

Anyone who has been paying attention to the security of credit card purchases should be concerned.  Starting in 2007 a major clothing retailer holding company experienced  the theft of data from 45.6 million credit and debit cards. Since ... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Mobility

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01/05/2015

Software Development with the Continuous Delivery Model

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Software Development with the Continuous Delivery Model

01/05/2015

Written by Michelle Concannon In today's hyper-agile business world, software often correlates directly with revenue.  To address this, Development and Operations (DevOps) teams are charged with delivering software faster, more ... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Mobility, Innovation, Collaboration, Fast IT

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12/23/2014

2014 Round Up

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2014 Round Up

12/23/2014

1. Leadership@Cisco - Rebecca Jacoby Rebecca Jacoby, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, talking about the dozens of concerts she has seen and what technology will enable us to do in the future.   2. ... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Education, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Leadership, Fast IT, Internet of Things

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12/18/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Dec. 15-19

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Dec. 15-19

12/18/2014

1.) Tech Transformation: Celebrating Cisco at 30   Post by Cisco .   2.) Data and Analytics Drive Fan Engagement for a Norwegian Football Team   Post by Cisco .   3.) ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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12/16/2014

Video Intelligence Gives Retailers New Business Insights

By Mary Gorges
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Video Intelligence Gives Retailers New Business Insights

12/16/2014 By Mary Gorges

It's getting harder to go anywhere where there's not a mounted camera (even in people's homes). They're becoming so ubiquitous that shoppers hardly notice them …especially during the busy holidays. But businesses are ... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Data Center, Internet of Things, Mary Gorges

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12/11/2014

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

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

12/11/2014

1.) Kevin Ashton, Father of the Internet of Things & Network Trailblazer   Post by Cisco .   2.) How the Internet of Everything Cuts the Cost of Smart Cities   Post by Cisco . ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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12/10/2014

How the Internet of Everything Cuts the Cost of Smart Cities

By Jason Deign
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How the Internet of Everything Cuts the Cost of Smart Cities

12/10/2014 By Jason Deign

Think about smart-city planning and your mind starts reeling. India alone is planning 100 new smart metropolises in the next decade. Besides bricks and mortar, these and hundreds of other cities worldwide are going to need massive amounts of IT ... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities

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12/08/2014

Kevin Ashton, Father of the Internet of Things & Network Trailblazer

By Kevin Maney
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Kevin Ashton, Father of the Internet of Things & Network Trailblazer

12/08/2014 By Kevin Maney

Co-Authored by: Alison Maney It all started with lipstick. A particularly popular color of Oil of Olay lipstick that Kevin Ashton had been pushing as a brand manager at Procter & Gamble was perpetually out of stock. He decided to find ... Continue Reading

Tags: Network Trailblazers, Kevin Maney, Internet of Things

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12/04/2014

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

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

12/04/2014

1.) Just in time for holiday shopping: Sensors take smart toys into the 21st century   Post by Cisco .   2.) Before appliances reach your kitchen: real-time collaboration speeds design at Sub-Zero ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

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12/02/2014

Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

By Anne Field
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Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

12/02/2014 By Anne Field

While touring a warehouse in New Jersey earlier this year, Haytham Elhawary had the opportunity to see just how demanding--and potentially dangerous--was the job of workers loading and unloading heavy boxes for hours at a time. "They're ... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

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Contributing Writers Contributing Writers
Contributing Writers

Mary Ann Azevedo
Mary Ann Azevedo is an award-winning journalist based in Austin, Texas.

Amy Cortese
Amy Cortese is an award-winning journalist and the author of Locavesting (Wiley, 2011)

Laurence Cruz
Laurence Cruz is a freelance writer based in Los Angeles.

Jason Deign
Jason Deign is a Barcelona-based business writer, journalist and author.

Kerry Doyle
Kerry Doyle has covered business and technology issues for over a decade and was senior editor at ZDNet.com.

Kristi Essick
Kristi Essick has covered technology for the Wall Street Journal and The Industry Standard.

Anne Field
Anne Field has covered entrepreneurship and small business for the New York Times and Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

Mary Gorges
Mary Gorges is a seasoned journalist who has written for both print and television including the Denver Magazine.

Scott Gurvey
Scott Gurvey was the New York bureau chief of the Nightly Business Report on PBS.

Melissa Jun Rowley
Melissa Jun Rowley is an award-winning journalist, on-air host, and content strategist with a passion for all things tied to social innovation.

Prasanto Kumar Roy
Prasanto K Roy is a New Delhi-based veteran journalist and speaker on technology, social media and greentech.

Kevin Maney
Kevin Maney is a veteran journalist and reporter who wrote for USA Today, Fortune, Fast Company and ABC News.

Joanne Taaffe
Joanne has contributed to science and economics titles including France's Science & Vie, and Science & Vie Junior.

Sue Tabbitt
Sue Tabbitt is a technology journalist who covers IT and telecommunications.

Steve Wildstrom
Steve Wildstrom is a veteran technology journalist who wrote the Technology & You column at BusinessWeek.

Staff Contributors

Kirsten Chiala
Kirsten Chiala is an Emmy-award winning broadcast journalist and a former executive producer for NBC Bay Area.

John Earnhardt
John Earnhardt is Director of Social Media Communications at Cisco.

Joie Healy
Joie Healy, Senior Manager of Social Media Communications, is an award winning broadcast journalist who worked at NBC for 15 years prior to Cisco.

Past Contributors

Elizabeth Corcoran
Elizabeth Corcoran covers education and technology. She was the Silicon Valley bureau chief at Forbes.

Karen Crocker Snell
Karen Crocker Snell is an award winning content producer and The Network's Digital Content Lead.

Lee Gomes
Lee Gomes has spent nearly two decades writing about technology, much of the time for the Wall Street Journal.

Julie Pitta
Julie Pitta was a senior editor at Forbes Magazine covering the high-tech and biotech industries.

Eric Rabkin
Eric S. Rabkin is Professor of Writing and Rhetoric and Associate Provost for Online Education at Stony Brook University.

David Rogers
David Rogers teaches brands, marketing and digital strategy at Columbia Business School.

Wendy Tanaka
Wendy Tanaka is a former editor at The Network and technology editor at Forbes.

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