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Connecting Basketball Fans with Teams at the NBA D-League Draft

…which means we’re about to begin what is now an annual basketball tradition. For the fourth year in a row, the NBA Development League Draft will be conducted entirely via WebEx! On November 1, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Eastern, all 18 teams will make their picks from the D-League draftee talent pool to boost their 2014-15 season rosters. Instead of making the teams travel across the country to one place, or attend a long, tedious audio conference c…

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Any Given Sunday and the Internet of Everything

…o plan for an IoE based future. Last week Cisco announced its renewal as the Official Technology Partner of the NBA, and one of the key new additions to that agreement was a research and development initiative that will feature a committee of executives from both companies with a focus on employing principles of the Internet of Everything to enhance courtside connectivity within NBA venues. Click here for a front row seat at how Cisco and the NBA

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Sports + Social Media = Massive Opportunities

…a world where everything is connected (Internet of Everything – IoE). This video series shows how Cisco and the NBA are already deep into this process. Check out the “One Bounce” video here. As big data fuels deeper levels of fan insights, the future experience will be richer, and ultimately feed the insatiable hunger for information that these fans have already shown. Being a sports fan will be better than ever before, and Cisco will be right in…

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IWAN Wed: Is FIFA supported on the ISR?

…nking “I wonder how much bandwidth this thing is taking?” All major sports event like the Superbowl, World Cup, NBA Finals, PGA tour, Olympics, etc. are streaming LIVE games and many people around the globe are watching the World Cup during business hours as its always 9 to 5 somewhere. The Problem: So now we have employees at the branch that are watching internet streaming video on your corporate network and eating away your expensive MPLS bandw…

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Seven Years – Hundreds of Millions of Fans Engaged

…our word for it. Watch below as George “The Iceman” Gervin, Chip Foley from Barclays Center, and others at the NBA talk about how Cisco is taking the fan experience to another level. Now we have the opportunity to take it to another level with our Internet of Everything offerings. As more things are connected, the opportunities become limitless. All of us at Cisco are collaboration to develop new business models for our industries that involve…

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