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Intel and Cisco:Together to help reshaping the internet and the data center

July 8, 2009
at 12:00 pm PST

Kirk Skaugen, Vice President of the Digital Enterprise Group and general manager of the Server Platforms Group for Intel Corporation, was at cisco Live to highlight the partnership between Cisco and Intel. He met John Chambers, Cisco Chairman & CEO, at the Intel booth and presented to Cisco and John a XEON 5500 processor series wafer (code named Nehalem).Picture taken by Hank Lea, blogger at Intel imageThe same day Kirk Skaugen delivered an impressive presentation at the partner super session. After his speech, Harris Sussmann, Cisco Unified Computing Market Manager, asked him a couple of questions in a quick video interview In this video, Kirk talks about the collaboration between Cisco and Intel, and how both leaders work on shaping the 4th generation of internet. He also explains how the Xeon 5500 impacts the virtualization market, and what are the key attributes of Xeon 5500 for the Unified Computing Systems.Kirk Skaugen full session is available at http://www.cisco-live.com/attendees/virtual

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