These just keep getting better! Reminiscent of Jack Bauer and Chloe O’Brian’s heroics on 24, check out the new animated mini-movie from Cisco in the continuing “Ike” series:
For those who may be unaware of the series, Ike Theodore (IT) Willis is the (mostly) silent IT guy who thwarts theft, fraud, and other calamities in a not-so-smooth fashion. He’s essentially James Bond’s awkward younger cousin who got an engineering degree instead of joining the British Secret Service. He’s a bit of an everyman, and especially relatable for those of us with a love for technology. Read More »
Tags: Borderless Networks, Cisco, Ike Theodore Willis, ISE, Marie Hatter, medianet, prime, youtube
What’s the best way to demonstrate the physical durability of a new router? How about a spec sheet detailing stress test results? Not at Cisco; video of the router being used as a basketball and dog food plate gets the point across much more clearly. I was pleasantly shocked when I saw the abuses endured by Cisco’s new ISR 819 Router. It survived not only immersion in hot coffee but also a baking in a toaster oven.
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Tags: andrew lach, Cisco, gateway, hardened services, ISR 819, lach, machine, Manufacturing, router, social media. guerrilla marketing, stress test, wireless, youtube
Now that you’ve unleashed your inner producer and have become a pro at setting up and editing videos, the next step is to share them with your audience.
But with so many video hosting services out there, it can be overwhelming deciding which one to use. Fret not, we did the research for you so you can simply pick the site that best fits your needs.
Here’s a list of the top video hosting services available along with their capabilities, restrictions, and other useful information. Read More »
Tags: blip.tv, Cisco, partners, sms, social media spotlight, Tutorial, viddler, video, video hosting, vimeo, youtube
In this episode of Partner Update, we find out what Andrew does first-thing in the morning, learn about a free new mobile app that delivers the latest partner news from Cisco, get the scoop on what kind of network can best solve endpoint and application challenges, get tips on minding your Twitter manners, learn how Cisco partners can grow cloud revenues, and figure out what Triple V means. (And a lot more.)
Tune into this action-packed newscast to get the latest news and info you need to know (in less than five minutes).
So what’s in the news this week?
Keep reading for a transcript of the newscast with timestamps so you can view the parts of the video you want to see and important links where you can find more information. Read More »
Tags: Android, application, cloud, debunk, discussion, endpoint, facebook, iphone, network, news, partner, triple v, twitter, update, video voice, virtualization, vlog, youtube
What if Isaac Newton had owned a video camera? Suspend your disbelief a little more … what if he used that camera to record himself teaching calculus lessons and then posted those lessons on YouTube?
Well, if Newton had done these things, then Salman Khan “wouldn’t have to,” as Khan said in a March TED Talk. Since Newton pre-dated the digital era, Khan took it upon himself to fill the gap with his brainchild, Khan Academy, the world’s first video-based virtual school.
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Tags: distance learning, edtech, education, Isaac Newton, IVC, Khan Academy, Salman Khan, TelePresence, video conferencing, youtube