Internet of Things is a long-term work-in-progress

Back in ancient history, I saw this guy’s email address – 32AK4#56ZD@compuserve (or something like that), and thought this has got to be the stupidest thing … ever. No normal person could ever

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 28th, 2014 Max Spindle

A first look at Cisco’s Project Squared

LOS ANGELES -- At its recent Collaboration Summit, networking vendor Cisco Systems took the wraps off its new collaboration application, Project Squared. Built on Cisco’s Collaboration Cloud, Project Squared is a business collaboration

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 24th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Cisco’s new high-end TelePresence accessible to more partners

LOS ANGELES – While Cisco Systems' high-end, immersive room-based TelePresence solution got high marks for user experience, installing it required a lot of skillsets that most of its partners just don't have. It was also considered

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 18th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Project Squared will help partner stickiness: Cisco

LOS ANGELES – Cisco Systems is launching a cloud-based collaboration solution for team-based project collaboration the vendor says will help partners get stickier with their clients. Cisco took the wraps off Project Squared on Monday

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 17th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Another major departure at Cisco Canada

Mike Ansley, the vice-president of sales for Cisco Canada is leaving the company for personal reasons, according to a highly placed source inside the networking giant. Ansley's departure is just weeks after Cisco

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 13th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Intel Security boss talks Cisco and Symantec’s split

LAS VEGAS – Chris Young is just two weeks on the job as the new face of Intel Security. Young arrives at Intel Security at an interesting time in its history. The vendor

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 29th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco to focus on the line of business with channel

Cisco Systems worldwide channel chief Bruce Klein told CDN that he wants to get on the same page with partners during a mid-year conference call. Klein, who took over from Keith Goodwin in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Define future business requirements first

Communications-oriented technologies have become more and more complex as vendors move towards fully integrated communications solutions. Because each manufacturer strives to differentiate their products from competitors, (while essentially delivering the same solution), a host

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2014 Stephen Lawson

A look at the new Cisco Canada president’s Twitter profile

Bernadette Wightman took over as president of Cisco Canada today. She has been with Cisco for the past 15 years and her most recent position was general manager for Cisco in Russia, Ukraine,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 17th, 2014 Wolston Lobo

Cisco Canada president leaves for Rogers; replaced by GM of Russian subsidiary

Nitin Kawale, the long-time president of Cisco Canada has left the subsidiary to become the president of Rogers’ Enterprise Business Unit. This position takes effect on Dec. 1st and it follows the recent

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 17th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Finally, security becomes a priority

“You are being watched. The government has a secret system, a machine that spies on you every hour of every day. I know because I built it.” So says the Harold Finch character

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 14th, 2014 Max Spindle

Cisco Intercloud turns into a cloud of clouds

It’s just been six months since Cisco president of development and sales Rob Lloyd announced the Intercloud at the annual Partner Summit in Las Vegas and the number of partners have quadrupled to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 29th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto