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Congratulations SF Giants, 2012 World Series Champions!

November 1, 2012 at 8:12 pm PST

I had the opportunity to take a day off to celebrate the San Francisco Giants victory of the 2012 World Series this year.  The City of San Francisco scheduled the victory parade on Halloween.  It’s the perfect day as the colors for the Giants team are black and orange.  I saw the victory parade on TV in 2010 and decided I needed to feel the excitement this year and be there in person.

There were a lot of Giants fans on BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit).  We decided to meet at the Civic Center in downtown San Francisco, where the parade route ends and the team will speak.  Upon my exit off the BART station, I saw our very own Cisco NERV vehicle, supporting the City of San Francisco Giants Parade. Read More »

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Fans More Connected Than Ever – MLB Playoffs Generate More Than 10 Million Social Media Comments

I love to see how technology continues to be woven deeper into the fabric of baseball and how it benefits everyone from teams to players to fans.

These days technology is driving millions of interactions that happen at the speed of light.  Players utilize video to break down their latest at bat, and might watch in between innings to make changes for future at-bats. Teams use scores of computer-generated statistics to analyze player performances, and breakdown their opponents. Things like variable ticket pricing, enhancements to television broadcasts (pitch tracker), and social media channels have altered how fans interact with the sport. Read More »

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