News Release

Cisco, Verizon to Host Customer Webcast

Managed and Cloud Services: Opportunities in a Transitioning Market
Jun 08, 2010

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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