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Emerging Technologies Drive Greater Collaboration″>Marcelo

…rsity.” Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco, University Professor, NYU Immigration Studies Successful social innovation begins at a local level where it often remains isolated; subsequently good ideas are fragmented, often trapped in small communities. Current mechanisms for diffusion beyond the community of origin are limited, and because “one size does not necessarily fit all,” the spread of new ideas is often uncertain and slow….


Happy Birthday, Cisco! 25 Years of Innovation

Today, we celebrate 25 years as a company.  What a great trip it has been and we look forward with our customers, investors, employees and partners to another 25 great years. Watch Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers talk about our 25 years. Watch our 25th Anniversary timeline. Other resources: Our interactive 25 year timeline. Cisco: A history of Innovation….


Cisco Celebrates 25 Years of Technology Innovation

Today, as we celebrate 25 years as a company , we think about how Cisco has watched the industry evolve.  In this video from, Rebecca Jacoby, senior vice president and chief information officer of Cisco, discusses lessons learned during the Dot Com Bubble Burst and how the Internet has changed over the years.    To watch the full length video go click here….


Cisco and BT…Delivering Hosted Innovation

Today, Cisco and BT announced a groundbreaking global, hosted unified communications solution.  As the news release points out, there are lots of aspects of the deal to capture the imagination.  The industry trend… There’s no denying that hosted unified communications are hot.  In fact, Cisco predicts that one third of all unified communications will be sold as a hosted solution over the next three to five years.&nbs…


Innovation and Standards Update

In my last blog post on standards and innovation (Why Standards Matter…And When They Don’t) I mentioned that Cisco’s VNTag, had been submitted to the IEEE for standardization. Last week, the IEEE authorized a project, 802.1Qbh: Bridged Port Extension, to amend the Ethernet switch standard to include capabilities like those provided by our VNTag technology. Official Scope of Project: Amendment specifies protocols…