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Boeing Delivers First 787 Dreamliner. Cisco Delivers Solutions to Boeing. Congratulations Both!

Congratulations to Boeing on shipping it’s first 787 Dreamliner to ANA (All Nippon Airways). The world has been waiting and US Manufacturing has delivered. But it’s not just US Manufacturing – suppliers as far away as Australia, Italy, Japan and Russia, to name but a few countries have been working with Boeing Engineers to bring the airplane to market – and using Cisco or Cisco Partner technologies to do so!

The video, courtesy Associated Press’ YouTube Channel, shows the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner Airplane being handed over by Jim Albaugh, President and CEO, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, to ANA’s President and CEO – with a large key!

Jim does talk about the delays – but it was such a vast undertaking – and in the ‘old days’ it would have taken a lot longer! There are plenty of Manufacturing improvements that have taken place over the decades that have helped speed things up. Here are three Cisco Solution areas where Cisco and its partners made a difference: Cisco WebEx, Cisco MMVC (Manufacturing Mobile Video Collaboration) Solution, and Cisco Context aware, many using Cisco Unified Industrial Architectures. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3 for any manufacturer who wants to know the secrets. Here’s how, and with customer comments to boot

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Independent Study Finds WebEx “Most Advanced Solution for Web Conferencing”

Miercom, a privately held network consultancy, specializing in networking and communications-related product testing and analysis, conducted a report on the most popular web conferencing applications. Based on testing across a variety of variables, Miercom concluded WebEx “was overall the most advanced and best solution for handling web conferencing.”

Download the report.

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Cisco WebEx Video Conferencing on the Apple iPad!

Continuing the spirit of true collaboration, innovation and partnership, Cisco WebEx offers video conferencing on the Apple iPad.  For those of you already using the app and new users, this is a great addition to the WebEx meeting experience.

Download the new WebEx for iPad app, and enjoy the freedom to collaborate more effectively with video — anywhere.  Let us know what you think.

Hear more details from Cisco’s Collaboration Software Group CTO, David Knight:  http://blogs.cisco.com/news/cisco-webex-brings-mobile-video-conferencing-to-the-apple-ipad/

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