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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

 
4/16/2014

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

 
4/10/2014

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

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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

 
4/7/2014

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

 
4/3/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 31-April 4

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 31-April 4

4/3/2014

1. How the Internet of Things is Keeping Trains on Track Despite 200 years of development, train accidents are still a cause for concern in the rail industry, but now sensor technologies are helping make things safer.   Post by Cisco .   2.) The... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
4/2/2014

Connecting Canada's Rural North

By Karen Crocker Snell
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Connecting Canada's Rural North

4/2/2014
By Karen Crocker Snell

Connected North is the groundbreaking program that uses Cisco's telepresence technology to bring an immersive virtual solution into the classroom to help address the educational needs of children living in Canada's north. Cisco has worked to bring together an ecosystem of partners,... Continue Reading

Tags: TelePresence, Video, Education, Canada, Americas

 
3/31/2014

How the Internet of Things is Keeping Trains on Track

By Jason Deign
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How the Internet of Things is Keeping Trains on Track

3/31/2014
By Jason Deign

Before we start, here's a warning: don't let this story put you off your next train journey. Rail transport is extremely safe. Between 2000 and 2009, an average of just 22 Americans died per year travelling on trains. Compare that to more than 26,000 auto deaths. And when you do a... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Internet of Everything, Jason Deign

 
3/27/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 24-28

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 24-28

3/27/2014

1.) Introducing Cisco’s Global Intercloud Cisco and partners announce plans to build the world's largest global intercloud. President Rob Lloyd talks w/ press on plans to invest $1 billion to build its expanded cloud business. #ciscops14 pic.twitter.com/KWW7UEj7Hr... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
3/26/2014

The Internet of Everything – Four Technologies We'll Actually Use within Three Years

By Kristi Essick
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The Internet of Everything – Four Technologies We'll Actually Use within Three Years

3/26/2014
By Kristi Essick

There is so much talk about the Internet of Everything, but how much of it is a futuristic pipe dream? After all, for nearly two decades, companies have tried to sell consumers Internet-connected fridges and microwaves, automated home lighting and heating systems, and smart entertainment devices,... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick

 
3/25/2014

UCS 5 Year Anniversary

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UCS 5 Year Anniversary

3/25/2014

In honor of the 5th year anniversary of UCS, check out five of our favorite examples of things that are greater than the sum of their parts.... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Data Center, Virtualization, Unified Computing, Next Gen IT

 
3/25/2014

Cisco Unified Computing System, in Praise of Technology Convergence

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Cisco Unified Computing System, in Praise of Technology Convergence

3/25/2014

Gone are the days when you had to watch your favorite TV shows… on a TV.  More and more, technology that used to be separate is coming together to make our lives easier and more seamless. In honor of the 5 th year anniversary of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), here are five... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Data Center, Virtualization, Unified Computing, Next Gen IT

 
3/20/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 17-21

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 17-21

3/20/2014

1.) Focus: Innovation Highway -New ideas in product development, how mobile is changing the hotel experience, and the latest trends in social media.   Post by Cisco .   2.) Improving the Food and Wine Chain with IoE- see how The Internet of Everything is... Continue Reading

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3/17/2014

The Social Media Pulse: Cracking the Mobile Code

By Amy Cortese
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The Social Media Pulse: Cracking the Mobile Code

3/17/2014
By Amy Cortese

For one week in February, 25,000 plugged-in people around the world paused from their tweeting, posting and pinning to rub elbows in the real world. The venue: Social Media Week, a sprawling twice-yearly conference that takes place in multiple cities simultaneously. Then again,... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, FOCUS, Amy Cortese, Innovation Highway

 
3/17/2014

Fog Computing: Innovation Beneath the Cloud

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Fog Computing: Innovation Beneath the Cloud

3/17/2014

Early on November 3, 2007, heavy fog caused a traffic pile-up that eventually included 108 passenger vehicles and 18 big-rig trucks on a busy highway in California's San Joaquin Valley. Fog may provide life-sustaining moisture for California's ancient sequoia trees, but it has been the bane... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Innovation Highway

 
3/13/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 10-14

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 10-14

3/13/2014

1.) Technology Enters the Iditarod Race     Post by Cisco .   2.) Transforming the Video Experience   Post by Cisco .   3.) The Future of Technology and the Next Wave of The Internet  ... Continue Reading

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3/11/2014

Technology Enters the Iditarod Race

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Technology Enters the Iditarod Race

3/11/2014

By Mary Gorges #1 The Last Great Race   Even in a race that celebrates its remoteness and spirit of the Last Frontier, news of Iditarod winner Dallas Seavey being the first into Nome, Alaska early today (4am) traveled instantly over the Internet and social media .... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation

 
3/10/2014

Portable Power: Innovation in Mobile Battery Life

By Sue Tabbitt
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Portable Power: Innovation in Mobile Battery Life

3/10/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

As mobile technology increasingly becomes the default mode of access to information and services, and for collecting real-time data right where the action is, one of the biggest challenges is how to keep devices running for longer. Typically the more intelligent the mobile device, the faster the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Sue Tabbitt

 
3/6/2014

The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 3-7

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The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: March 3-7

3/6/2014

1.) Leadership@Cisco: Kathleen Weslock   Post by Cisco .   2.) Crowd-Sourcing Initiative Sets Radiation Data Free   Post by Cisco .   3.) How Web-Based Global Networks Can Solve World Problems  ... Continue Reading

Tags: Week in Review and Look Ahead

 
3/5/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Don Tapscott

By Amy Cortese
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Don Tapscott

3/5/2014
By Amy Cortese

The Internet of Good: Amy Cortese sat down with technology thought leader Don Tapscott to talk about a new model of finding solutions for everything from poverty to climate change to human rights. Amy Cortese: Your latest research project focuses on how global, multi-stakeholder networks... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Collaboration, Network Trailblazers, Amy Cortese