The choice to begin pursuing an expert-level certification is often made lightly. After experiencing the training, study and testing process of the associate-level and the professional-level certifications, it is understandable to expect that the expert level is more of the same; more advanced, but essentially a logical progression. This is a fair conclusion and is more accurate than it sounds, but it’s important to consider that the ‘more advanced’ aspect goes beyond the topics. The process itself is more involved… and that changes everything. Read More »
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In the last three weeks, I have been to two Cisco Events. The first was in Munich (Halbergmoos), which was a dedicated IWAN Workshop in the Cisco Offices and the second was the Cisco Network Innovation Summit in Berlin. I was inspired about the technology and the possibilities of IWAN.
What the heck is IWAN?
IWAN is an abbreviation of Intelligent Wide Area Network. Cisco says it delivers an uncompromisable user experience over any connection. Now, you can benefit from the right-sized connections for your branch offices, while gaining operational simplicity with lower costs. So it bundles a set of features to form a solution. Cisco Intelligent WAN is based on the following components: Read More »
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#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists, hosted by Cisco’s Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja). This week we’re talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) with guest moderator, Cisco’s Lauren Friedman (@lauren)
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Tags: #CiscoChampionRadio, #IoE, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things (IoT), IoT, IOx
The Cisco Champions Program is based on 5 key principles, the most important being its people. Recruiting top notch team members and giving them the opportunities they care about is what makes this program thrive. Thank you Cisco Champions for your excellence. In the words of @CommsNinja you are true Unicorns.
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Meet the Cisco Champions
See the Cisco Champion Story
Cisco Champions win a #BAMMIES Award
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#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists, hosted by Cisco’s Amy Lewis (@CommsNinja). This week we’re talking about UCS.
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Cisco Champions: Robert Novak (@gallifreyen), AJ Kuftic (@ajkuftic)
Cisco Subject Matter Experts: Scott Hanson (@CiscoServerGeek)
How Scott Hanson discovered the value of UCS
Advantages of new B460 M4 Blade Server
UCS 2.1 and 2.2. firmware
When to switch to new firmware updates
When UCS is (and is not) a good fit
Tags: #CiscoChampionRadio, blade server, Cisco UCS