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4/23/2014

Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

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Clara's Big Ride Unites Youth for a National Conversation on Mental Health

4/23/2014

IQALUIT, NU – April 23, 2014 –On her first stop in Canada's territories for Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk, Clara Hughes will host a national youth conversation on mental health with a special live broadcast from Iqaluit's Inuksuk High School to thousands of students across Canada. Believing... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, TelePresence, Collaboration, Vertical Markets, Education, Healthcare, Region, Canada, Americas

 
4/22/2014

Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

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Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

4/22/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 22, 2014 – In today’s world of cloud, mobile, social and the Internet of Everything, customers face new security challenges as they work to protect their most important asset – data. Cisco today announced Managed Threat Defense, a managed security... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
4/22/2014

Home Security and The Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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Home Security and The Internet of Everything

4/22/2014
By Jason Deign

Anyone who has suffered a break-in knows just how awful it feels. Even in cases where the damage and financial loss are minimal, the feeling of violation and fear caused by a theft can be overwhelming. The good news is that mobile technology is making home security easier and better than ever... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Physical Security, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Jason Deign

 
4/21/2014

Filling the Funding Gap for Women Entrepreneurs

By Amy Cortese
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Filling the Funding Gap for Women Entrepreneurs

4/21/2014
By Amy Cortese

Women-led businesses are on the rise, yet these firms have traditionally been under-served by venture capital, angel investing and other sources of growth capital. Women receive less than 15% of all early stage capital, and even those fortunate few raise significantly less than their male... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, FOCUS, Amy Cortese, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Lakshmi Rebecca

By Prasanto Kumar Roy
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Lakshmi Rebecca

4/21/2014
By Prasanto Kumar Roy

She’s the face behind Chai with Lakshmi , an online chat show about people and ideas shaping India for the future. Former model, marketing consultant and social worker Lakshmi Rebecca started the show in 2011, at age 30. Since then, her YouTube-only show has had over 110... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Women in Tech

 
4/21/2014

The Many Paths to Technology Careers

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The Many Paths to Technology Careers

4/21/2014

Written by Samantha Matalone Cook and Shoshana Abrass Samantha: Curiosity Hacked was started in the fall of 2012 in response to an overwhelming need my husband and I saw for a different kind of education. The Maker Movement was going strong, but there was very little emphasis or... Continue Reading

Tags: Collaboration, FOCUS, Women in Tech

 
4/17/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 14-18

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: April 14-18

4/17/2014

1. Why Should You Care About High Tech Careers Post by Cisco .   2. How the Cloud Helps Make Sense of Our Data-Driven World   Post by Cisco .   3.) Smart Trash Cans Mean Big Business with IoE   Post by... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
4/17/2014

Bright House Networks Deploys Cisco Network Convergence System to Offer Cloud-Based Business and Residential Services

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Bright House Networks Deploys Cisco Network Convergence System to Offer Cloud-Based Business and Residential Services

4/17/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 17, 2014 – Cisco announced today that Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest owner and operator of cable systems in the United States, has deployed the Cisco® Network Convergence System (NCS) , a network fabric family designed to serve as the... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
4/16/2014

Inside Cisco's Acoustic Chamber

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Inside Cisco's Acoustic Chamber

4/16/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

So, what is this room? No, Cisco has not gone into the music recording business (however fun that might be); this is Cisco's Acoustic Hemi-Anechoic Chamber. It not only makes for a super cool photo - what it does is pretty amazing. The Acoustic Hemi-Anechoic Chamber is the only... Continue Reading

Tags: Cisco Culture, Innovation, Did You Know

 
4/14/2014

Cisco Deployed IT Infrastructure for World-Famous Mariinsky Theatre

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Cisco Deployed IT Infrastructure for World-Famous Mariinsky Theatre

4/14/2014

MOSCOW – April 14, 2014 – Cisco today announced the deployment of a consolidated IT infrastructure solution for a new scene of the Mariinsky Theatre (Mariinsky-2) in Saint Petersburg. The company currently is working on IT infrastructure for the historic building of the theater,... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
4/10/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead:April 7-11

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead:April 7-11

4/10/2014

1.) Smell the Coffee with the Next Wave of the Internet Will touch, smell and taste be part of the Internet of Everything experience?   Post by Cisco .   2.) One Second in Baseball Brought To You By The Cloud See how the intersection of big data,... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
4/10/2014

Internet of Things World Forum Names Chicago as Host City for 2014 Event; Cisco Announces Internet of Things Innovation Grand Challenge

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Internet of Things World Forum Names Chicago as Host City for 2014 Event; Cisco Announces Internet of Things Innovation Grand Challenge

4/10/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 10, 2014 – Cisco today announced the 2014 return of the Internet of Things World Forum, a global event that will once again unite thought leaders, business leaders and practitioners in business, industry, government and academia to accelerate the development... Continue Reading

Tags: Events, Smart Connected Communities, Next Gen IT, Leadership

 
4/10/2014

Cisco Showcases How the UK Is Harnessing the Internet of Everything in 2014

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Cisco Showcases How the UK Is Harnessing the Internet of Everything in 2014

4/10/2014

LONDON - April 10, 2014 -  Cisco today revealed how the Internet of Everything (IoE) is actively taking a role in solving some of the UK's biggest infrastructure and economic challenges. Bringing together a panel of industry experts and IoE "watchers", Cisco presented a... Continue Reading

Tags: UK & Ireland

 
4/9/2014

How Big Data is Sparking Social Change

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Big Data is Sparking Social Change

4/9/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Thanks to the ability to quantify and qualify personal data and metadata through the plethora of social networks, apps, and device usage among the masses, large companies are able to target customers and reach audiences on a more granular level than ever before, making big data a significant... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Collaboration, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
4/8/2014

NSS Labs Ranks Cisco Advanced Malware Protection Among Top Breach Detection Systems

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NSS Labs Ranks Cisco Advanced Malware Protection Among Top Breach Detection Systems

4/8/2014

San Jose, Calif., Apr. 8, 2014 – Cisco today announced that its Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) , originally developed by Sourcefire®, was ranked among the top solutions in NSS Labs’ latest Security Value Map (SVM) for Breach Detection Systems (BDS), earning a... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Christopher Young

 
4/7/2014

Sanford Bernstein and Cisco to Host a Tech Talk on Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)

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Sanford Bernstein and Cisco to Host a Tech Talk on Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)

4/7/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif, --- April 7, 2014 --- Sanford Bernstein’s Senior Analyst Pierre Ferragu will be hosting a conference call with Soni Jiandani (SVP, Insieme, Cisco) to discuss Cisco’s unique approach to SDN with their Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). The event will be... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Senior Leadership, Events

 
4/7/2014

Cisco Announces Videoscape Virtualized Video Processing – Adds 4K and HEVC Capabilities and Improved Compression

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Cisco Announces Videoscape Virtualized Video Processing – Adds 4K and HEVC Capabilities and Improved Compression

4/7/2014

LAS VEGAS, NAB 2014 – April 7, 2014  – Today, Cisco announced plans to virtualize and cloud-enable the video processing elements of its industry leading Videoscape TV service delivery platform, taking another step in the Evolved Services Platform strategy unveiled earlier... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Video, Virtualization

 
4/7/2014

IP and Virtualization Technologies from Cisco Empower New Video Experiences for Service Providers at NAB 2014

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IP and Virtualization Technologies from Cisco Empower New Video Experiences for Service Providers at NAB 2014

4/7/2014

LAS VEGAS, NAB 2014 – April 7, 2014  – At NAB 2014 this week in Las Vegas, Cisco is showcasing innovations to its video technology portfolio, including advancements to its industry-leading Videoscape TV service delivery platform. NAB attendees will be able to experience how Cisco,... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Video, Virtualization, Events

 
4/7/2014

Cisco and Sony Collaborate on Industry-First Public Demonstration of 4K Live Streaming at NAB 2014

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Cisco and Sony Collaborate on Industry-First Public Demonstration of 4K Live Streaming at NAB 2014

4/7/2014

LAS VEGAS – April 7, 2014  - At NAB 2014, Cisco and Sony will become the first companies to publicly demonstrate the live delivery of full-frame rate 4K 60P content. The live demonstration, which will stream live 4K video from New York City to Las Vegas, will be on display for NAB... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Cable Broadband & Network Access, Digital Media

 
4/7/2014

Smell the Coffee with the Next Wave of the Internet

By Sue Tabbitt
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Smell the Coffee with the Next Wave of the Internet

4/7/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

Experts have plenty of ideas about what will constitute the next wave of the Internet and mobile communications. But in the ‘Pervasive Computing' department of City University London  in the UK, Professor Adrian Cheok and his team are certain this will involve a fuller sensory experience –... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Sue Tabbitt