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January 16, 2018

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Breaking Down Barriers – Cisco Sponsors Greenlight for Girls

Research shows that young women across the globe don’t generally choose tech careers because they think it’s not an interesting career, or they believe they wouldn’t be good at it, or, even worse, they imagine they wouldn’t be comfortable or happy with their potential colleagues. Cisco is committed to breaking those notions! As proof of […]

November 8, 2017

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Cisco IT Helps TAC Team in Mexico Get Back Online Fast Following Major Earthquake

Our colleagues in the Mexico City office had a close call on September 19, 2017, when the magnitude 7.1 Central Mexico earthquake struck. They were already outside of their building, ironically, having been evacuated as part of a scheduled earthquake drill. While everyone was safe, the building was damaged and deemed too unstable for anyone […]

November 8, 2017

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El Programa de Talento de Arquitectura nutre las habilidades clave, llena la brecha de capacitación en Cisco IT

Las personas son el activo más importante de una empresa, por lo que Cisco está profundamente comprometido con fomentar un clima de innovación, crecimiento profesional y enriquecimiento centrado en el negocio. Este compromiso fue especialmente evidente en el Programa de Talento de Arquitectura (ATP) de Cisco IT. El programa piloto FY16 se lanzó para inculcar […]

November 6, 2017

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¡Hola! We are the IT Roaming Reporters of Cancún

Get ready everyone, Cisco IT is heading to Cancun, Mexico to host the IT Management Program! Cisco Live Cancun is just around the corner...

September 8, 2017

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AQA: A Faster Way to Index, Search, and Retrieve Large Volumes of Application Data

It’s an ugly domino effect: As application data grows exponentially—and more rapidly—by the day, the vertical stability of relational database management systems (RDBMS) saturates, and query performance degrades. These conditions undermine the performance of applications that rely on those databases, which ultimately hurts users, customers, and the business. Cisco IT has developed a solution called […]

September 8, 2017

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Cisco IT Whiteboard Series | Tetration Analytics

In this series of whiteboard videos, we’re going to look at how Cisco IT is using Tetration Analytics so far. We’ll give an overview of Tetration and explain how it’s helped us take on telemetry and compliance challenges. Earlier this year, Cisco IT completed our initial implementation of Tetration Analytics in collaboration with INSBU. Since […]

August 30, 2017

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Tetration in a Nutshell

To learn more about how we’ve used Tetration Analytics -- how it’s helped us view, secure, and migrate our...

August 24, 2017

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Security Question #1: Are You Happy with Your Level of Risk?

Information security today is not about whether you are secure or not secure. “Secure or not secure?” is a binary, yes-or-no question. And it would be a brave person to say yes to that one. An alternative question is “Are you happy with your level of risk?” It is all about how much risk you […]

August 9, 2017

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Discovering Opportunities in Programmable Networks

Software-Defined Networking (SDN) provides dynamic ways to provision and manage networks in a declarative fashion using programmable network elements rather than the imperative, infrastructure-centric designs seen in traditional networking. SDN...