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9/30/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Eric Allman

By Scott Gurvey
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Eric Allman

9/30/2014
By Scott Gurvey

If he had known that most of the email he would receive every day would be unsolicited bulk email, he might have done things differently. Network Trailblazer Eric Allman was the author of delivermail , and its successor sendmail . Delivermail was the mail transport agent (“MTA”)... Continue Reading

Tags: Network Trailblazers, Internet of Everything, Eric Rabkin, Internet of Things

 
9/29/2014

Cisco Completes Acquisition of Metacloud

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Cisco Completes Acquisition of Metacloud

9/29/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – September 29, 2014 – Cisco today completed the acquisition of privately held Metacloud. Based in Pasadena, Calif., Metacloud deploys and operates private clouds for global organizations with a unique OpenStack-as-a-Service model that delivers and remotely operates... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Corporate News, Acquisitions, Senior Leadership

 
9/29/2014

Cisco Connected Safety and Security Helps Protect Cities and Business by Adding Intelligence and Analytics, From the Core to the Edge

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Cisco Connected Safety and Security Helps Protect Cities and Business by Adding Intelligence and Analytics, From the Core to the Edge

9/29/2014

ATLANTA, Sept. 29, 2014 (ASIS 2014, Booth 225) – Today, businesses are challenged with easily managing, securing and safeguarding assets such as people, property and things in remote sites. Limitations on bandwidth availability and the expense of alternative solutions or on-site personnel... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Things

 
9/29/2014

Cisco and Equinix Partner to Accelerate Connections Between Private and Public Clouds

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Cisco and Equinix Partner to Accelerate Connections Between Private and Public Clouds

9/29/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif.   – September 29, 2014 – Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) and Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), today announced that they will jointly develop enterprise customer solutions that utilize Cisco’s Intercloud technologies and the Equinix Cloud... Continue Reading

Tags: Nick Earle, Robert Lloyd

 
9/29/2014

Cisco Virtualized Managed Business Service Solutions Enable Service Providers to Capitalize on $62 Billion Market Opportunity

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Cisco Virtualized Managed Business Service Solutions Enable Service Providers to Capitalize on $62 Billion Market Opportunity

9/29/2014

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 – Cisco today announced that its  Evolved Services Platform (ESP) ,  industry's most comprehensive virtualization and orchestration software platform that creates, automates and provisions services in real time across... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
9/29/2014

Cisco Adds Over 30 Intercloud Partners, Including Deutsche Telekom, BT, NTT DATA & Equinix; Expands Reach with 250 New Data Centers in 50 Countries

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Cisco Adds Over 30 Intercloud Partners, Including Deutsche Telekom, BT, NTT DATA & Equinix; Expands Reach with 250 New Data Centers in 50 Countries

9/29/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – September 29, 2014 – Cisco today announced that more than 30 additional companies, including Deutsche Telekom, BT, NTT DATA, and Equinix, have added their support to the Intercloud – the worldwide network of interconnected clouds – that Cisco and its... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud

 
9/26/2014

Cisco to Support Pilot Project Initiating Deployment of Smart and Safe Kazan City Solution

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Cisco to Support Pilot Project Initiating Deployment of Smart and Safe Kazan City Solution

9/26/2014

  MOSCOW – September 26, 2014 – Cisco today announced the deployment of a pilot project providing Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan, Russia's most innovative and ICT developed region, with residential Wi-Fi services and a Situational Surveillance System. The project was implemented in... Continue Reading

Tags: Smart Connected Communities, Internet of Things

 
9/25/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 22-26

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Sept. 22-26

9/25/2014

1.) Focus: Smart+Connected Communities - The Internet of Everything in action, monitoring natural disasters, and helping keep cities safe with connected technology.   Post by Cisco .   2.) Adding Security to the Internet of Everything- The new way of... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
9/25/2014

Welcome to the Intercloud

By Jason Deign
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Welcome to the Intercloud

9/25/2014
By Jason Deign

An emerging concept called the Intercloud could help the IT industry from falling into a trap it got out of a decade ago. The Intercloud may prevent cloud-computing infrastructures from forming massive walled-garden silos by making it much easier to move workloads between clouds. The... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Jason Deign, Fast IT

 
9/24/2014

Cisco Global Support Center Dalian Launched

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Cisco Global Support Center Dalian Launched

9/24/2014

Dalian, China, September 16, 2014--A grand ceremony was held today to launch the Cisco® Global Support Center Dalian in Dalian Software Park. Government officials from the Dalian Hi-tech Zone and the Dalian Software Park cut the ribbon and spoke at the ceremony together with Janet Ramey, Vice... Continue Reading

Tags: Region, Leadership

 
9/24/2014

Ontario Science Centre and Cisco collaborate to create a "connected museum," bringing science literacy to broader audiences

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Ontario Science Centre and Cisco collaborate to create a "connected museum," bringing science literacy to broader audiences

9/24/2014

TORONTO, ON (September 24, 2014) – Today, Cisco and the Ontario Science Centre announced their vision to advance the Centre's interactivity and accessibility. Cisco's investment in state of the art Information Communication Technology (ICT) will help transform the Ontario Science... Continue Reading

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

 
9/24/2014

Media Alert: Cisco and Partners to Provide Update on New Cloud Business at Virtual News Conference

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Media Alert: Cisco and Partners to Provide Update on New Cloud Business at Virtual News Conference

9/24/2014

SAN JOSE – September 24, 2014 – Cisco will be host a media and industry analyst webcast on Monday, September 29, at 7:30 a.m. PDT to announce significant progress on the company’s initiative to architect the world's largest Intercloud – a network of clouds –... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud

 
9/24/2014

Adding Security to the Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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Adding Security to the Internet of Everything

9/24/2014
By Jason Deign

Don’t panic just yet: but in a few years, your fridge could become a target for cybercriminals. As the number of devices in the Internet of Everything grows, so does the likelihood that connecting these devices and networking them together could increase the number and type of attack... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Internet of Everything, Jason Deign, Internet of Things

 
9/23/2014

Cisco Modeling Labs Changes the Way Networks Are Designed, Tested, Built and Deployed

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Cisco Modeling Labs Changes the Way Networks Are Designed, Tested, Built and Deployed

9/23/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 – In the physical world, maintaining or expanding a network infrastructure requires continuous monitoring and troubleshooting, experimenting with modifications and testing new software and configurations before deploying in a production network. As the... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks

 
9/23/2014

Cisco Unveils ‘Cisco Smart City' As Model for Digital India; Marks Next Phase of Expansion In India

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Cisco Unveils ‘Cisco Smart City' As Model for Digital India; Marks Next Phase of Expansion In India

9/23/2014

Bangalore, India, September 23, 2014 – In line with its commitment to collaborate with the government in its vision of a Digital India, Cisco today announced the ‘Cisco Smart City' as a blueprint for the future of smart and connected communities in India. The Cisco Smart City, unveiled along... Continue Reading

Tags: Smart Connected Communities, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
9/22/2014

Intercloud_Partner_Fact Sheet FINAL

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Intercloud_Partner_Fact Sheet FINAL

9/22/2014

Intercloud_Partner_Fact Sheet FINAL... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud

 
9/22/2014

Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

By Anne Field
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Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

9/22/2014
By Anne Field

Last August, 10 seconds before residents of South Napa, Cal., were awakened by an earthquake measuring 6.0; scientists at the UC-Berkeley Seismological Laboratory were warned of the impending quake. The conveyor of that information? ShakeAlert, an Internet of Everything (IoE) early warning system... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Public Safety, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Anne Field, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Europe's Cities Get Smarter on Tourism

By Joanne Taaffe
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Europe's Cities Get Smarter on Tourism

9/22/2014
By Joanne Taaffe

The "Mona Lisa" is estimated to attract 15,000 visitors on average per day. Such high traffic rates offer art-lovers little hope of solitary contemplation of the Louvre's most famous painting. The story is similar across Europe's principal museums, whether it is the Prado in... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Joanne Taaffe, Internet of Things

 
9/22/2014

Cisco Delivers New Gigabit-Tier Technology

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Cisco Delivers New Gigabit-Tier Technology

9/22/2014

  DENVER, SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, September 22, 2014 – Cisco announced new technology today that will help cable multiple system operators (MSOs) to leverage their existing broadband infrastructure investment and offer a Gigabit-service tier. As the FCC initiated the "Gigabit... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Events

 
9/22/2014

Cisco at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014: Transforming Through Innovation

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Cisco at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2014: Transforming Through Innovation

9/22/2014

DENVER, SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, September 22, 2014 – This week at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Denver, Cisco is showcasing how it is executing on its Internet of Everything (IoE) vision to empower multiple system operators (MSOs) to transform their business by enhancing agility and improving... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Events