The new enterprise rock stars

“Our rock stars aren’t like your rock stars.” an Intel ad from 2009 concluded. Fast forward to today and in these times of change the choice for businesses (and IT) is to disrupt or get disrupted. The impact across teams within any organization in any industry has been and will be profound: 40% of market leaders are to be rocked by digital disruption (see the Digital Vortex report for more details). We recently published an article on Unleashing IT asking Cisco and Intel Executives, Roland Acra and Iddo Kadim, to weigh in and share their thoughts and insights on who are the new rock stars:

  • The new enterprise rock stars
    • With the rise of application development, infrastructure teams must find new ways to support and enable their software counterparts.

Technology that makes an impact

We also asked to hear from our customers, practitioners and analysts on the business impact of our ASAP Data Center Architecture solutions for their businesses, customers and communities. ASAP stands for analyze, simplify, automate and protect – four key design principles for a modern hybrid IT. Read their stories here:

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CNN Article: How humble USB turned engineer into tech ‘rock star’


Klaus Schwegler

No Longer with Cisco