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Just the Facts…About Video

video - the factsI am one of those consumers who loves her DVR. I love being able to watch my favorite shows when I want to. Time-shifting -- a great invention brought to us by technology! I also love that I don’t have to watch commercials. I admit…I skip commercials whenever I can!However, I recently watched the new Sprint commercial. I liked it. Have you seen it? It’s not the commercial with their CEO -- it is about the NOW network -- and gives us facts about what’s happening NOW….23 million cell phone calls are being made…1 million e-mails are in route…2 million people are sending a text message during a business meeting…the talking boxer is being updated to YouTube from someone’s phone …233,000 people just Twittered on Twitter…6000 people are researching restaurants in a cab…Fun facts…facts that I identify with (sometimes I believe those 1 million e-mails have hit my Outlook). Here are a few other facts that you might find interesting: Read More »

From IETF74 San Francisco to “The Wearable Sixth Sense”

Monique MorrowSo it has been a few weeks since the IETF74 held in San Francisco, California on March 22-27, 2009.With a packed agenda, one could imagine that the meetings were quite busy.At the IAB Technical Plenary we listened to various speakers representing the vendor and service provider community who participated in the following MPLS panel entitled: “MPLS turns 12: A successful protocol’s history and lessons learned”One point emphasized during the course of the discussions, was that there should have been a focus on OAM from the beginning, something that the current protocol developers are focused on. Read More »

Deutshe Telekom (DT) and the ASR 9000 Series: Doing More for Less

Deutsche Telekom, one of our largest service provider customers in the world, is evolving its network to do more for less -- more high-bandwidth business and consumer services in less time, at less cost, and with less energy used. In this video, Wolfgang Schmitz, DT’s Senior EVP, discusses how the new Cisco ASR 9000 helps them achieve their goal.The ASR 9000 is a service provider routing platform built for the zettabyte era. Once again, just as they did with their deployment of CRS-1, DT is at the leading edge of making sure it is ready to make the most of the zettabyte era’s opportunities for its customers and its business.Click to Play

HIMSS 2009: Wrapping Up Cisco & AT&T Telepresence Innovating Healthcare

Hear from HIMSS attendees about Cisco and the AT&T Telepresence Solution. Learn how top global medical companies like Mayo Health, Johnson & Johnson, Cleveland Clinic & Stryker Medical are looking to integrate the AT&T Telepresence Solution into their practices; streamlining how clinicians, doctors and patients collaborate, communicate and improve patient care.

HIMSS 2009: Day 2 of Cisco & AT&T Telepresence Innovating Healthcare

Coverage highlighting key customer feedback on Cisco and the AT&T Telepresence Solution. Key takeaways and testimonials on “Tele-Medicine” brought to the Healthcare Industry from Cisco and AT&T. The AT&T Telepresence Solution is connecting health organizations globally and enabling virtual care for the future.