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February 20, 2017

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Cisco Live Berlin 2017: Enter the Millennials

This week kicks off Cisco’s 27 year running illustrious flagship event Cisco Live EMEA in Berlin, Germany. Cisco Live is nothing short of a ‘festival of technology.’ Offering the latest and greatest training and education on technologies crucial to driving business outcomes. With over 700+ sessions available onsite and online, there is content applicable to […]

February 13, 2017

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To Disrupt, or To Be Disrupted? Pay Attention to Security, Speed, and Culture

By 2020, connected things will outnumber humans 26 to 1. Digital disruption is reshaping whole industries. By some estimates, 40 percent of incumbents will be displaced within three years. We’ve been asking IT leaders who attend our conferences what it will take to survive and thrive. The answers are remarkably consistent. The biggest difficulty they […]

January 18, 2017

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My PTO Tool: A Continuous Journey to Improve Simplicity and Efficiency

The My Paid Time Off (My PTO) application helps Cisco employees to refresh and recharge away from the office. It connects them to the People Deal. It empowers them to simplify their work experience in order to get out and have a worldly experience. In 2016, the My PTO tool took a journey like the […]

January 6, 2017

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A Different Angle

I’m a backstage, behind-the-scenes kind of person. I find it fascinating to observe things from somewhere other than where the audience normally sits.  Watching from the side of the stage or perhaps seeing a rehearsal often reveals something unexpected or amusing. Years ago I was at a professional video shoot and watched as the crew […]

November 28, 2016

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Back from Cisco Live Cancun

Hello team!  It’s been two weeks since we were in beautiful Cancun for Cisco Live. We miss the energy and excitement of the event but we’re glad to be back to share our wonderful experience with you all.  The IT Management Program consisted of three days of presentations. Each day focused on different themes:  Day 1: […]

October 31, 2016

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The Super Millennials

Hi Cisco Family!   We are thrilled to be joining technology innovators and educators at Cisco Live Cancun in November. We will be attending as part of the Super Millennial team connecting with our customers and partners throughout the IT Management Program.  Meet the Super Millennial Team:  Nat: Hi friends! I am proud to be representing the […]

October 12, 2016

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Data Center Day V Millennial Team Recap

Data Center Day 2016 was an experience I won’t soon forget. With all the planning and preparation put into place leading up to the event, I knew it was going to go off without a hitch. What I didn’t quite know was exactly what value I’d find in my three short days in Allen. Between the team dinners, networking events, […]

October 10, 2016

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Three New Security Realities That Every CSO Should Face

Anyone responsible for keeping their Enterprise information secure has to understand three events that have changed the nature of Cyber-Security forever: 1. The Perimeter has Disappeared There used to be...

September 23, 2016

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Five More Technologies Every IT Employee Should Know About

After my last blog post was published, Five Technologies that Every IT Employee Should Know About, one reader commented, “There has got to be more than five.” Yes, there...