News Release

Cisco CIO Rebecca Jacoby to Unveil Details of Cisco's New Green Data Center

Live Internet Broadcast to Highlight Cisco's Data Center and Private Cloud Strategy
Apr 11, 2011


April 11, 2011

On Friday, April 15, 2011, Cisco will host a live Internet TV broadcast and Q&A session featuring Rebecca Jacoby, Cisco's chief information officer, and John Manville, the company's vice president of IT, to coincide with the grand opening of Cisco's newest green data center in Texas.

The Cisco executives will explain how the new green data center -- a key part of Cisco's overall IT global data center strategy -- supports its internal private cloud and promotes energy efficiency.

What: A live Internet TV broadcast and interactive Q&A session to discuss:

  • Cisco's newest data center facility in Allen, Texas.
  • Features that help the data center to be green.
  • Cisco's use of its own data center technology, including the Cisco Unified Computing SystemTM and Cisco Nexus® switch portfolio.
  • How the new data center fits into Cisco's overall global data center and cloud strategy. 

Who: Chief Information Officer Rebecca Jacoby and Vice President of IT John Manville, Cisco

When: Friday, April 15, 2011, 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time (3:30 p.m. Eastern Time)

Where: To view the live TV broadcast visit:

Registration is not required to watch the event; however, attendees who may want to ask a question during the broadcast must register for a Ustream account to have access to "chat" during the show. Register for an account at any time prior to the event at:

A replay of the show will be available after the broadcast at the same link:

Additional Resources: View videos on how Cisco built its newest data center in Texas.

Interviews: To schedule press interviews after the broadcast, please contact Lee Davis at

To schedule analyst interviews after the broadcast, please contact Jesse Freund at