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Karl Kocar

No Longer with Cisco

Karl Kocar is a Technical Solutions Architect who works in the central EMEAR Team that covers all of Cisco's Enterprise Markets. With over 16 years of Cisco experience he is a collaboration specialist supporting Cisco's customers who are looking to improve and transform their business processes by the application of communications technologies . Karl has driven innovation many times on behalf of Cisco’s customers, including initiatives for Trading Room integration, Call Control Interworking and Desktop Integration. He is a regular Cisco Live presenter in Europe and the US and has had papers published on Cisco Connection Online. Outside of work Karl is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Ambassador in the UK working with local schools and colleges to promote STEM subjects with young people and to inform them of the unique career opportunities engineering can offer them.

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April 25, 2014

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What do WebEx QoS and Phone Troubleshooting Have in Common? Part 2

What do WebEx QoS and Phone Troubleshooting have in Common? If you read my previous blog then you’ll already know that the answer is Medianet. In Part 1 of this 2 Part blog series I discussed the new reverse Metadata capability, provided by a Cisco network, that allows an Enterprise to enable granular QoS marking […]

April 15, 2014

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What do WebEx QoS and Phone Troubleshooting Have in Common? Part 1

What do WebEx QoS and Phone Troubleshooting have in Common? The answer is Medianet, which in conjunction with a Cisco network can provide an innovative solution for two very different real life problems. In Part 1 of this 2 Part blog we’re going to discuss how customers can use Medianet Metadata to provide a robust […]

November 6, 2013

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Medianet in Action

I recently wrote a blog discussing the Value of Medianet in which I listed the benefits and associated costs of adoption. Remember that in simple terms Medianet enables a granular QoS policy and also provides a systematic approach for video troubleshooting. In this article I’m going to provide an example of Medianet in action as […]

July 24, 2013

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What’s the Value of Medianet for Video Collaboration?

Is interactive video an important business tool for your organisation? If yes, then read on. Medianet is an architecture that Cisco often talks about and it seems like it’s been around for ages (well 5 years to be exact), but its true value is often obscured by complex diagrams and techno speak that Cisco engineers […]