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August 3, 2020

COLLABORATION

Cisco Wins UC Today’s Best Collaboration Platform for 2020

UC Today recognizes Webex for Best Collaboration Platform and Webex Assistant for Most Innovative Product in Best Collaboration Platform for 2020 category. The awards recognize and celebrate the most innovative and forward-thinking companies in the communication landscape.

August 3, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco ACI Integrates with HashiCorp Consul For Secure and Easier-to-Operate Microservices

The change in how people are working today means the architectures of business applications and the networks that support them are changing too. The move from traditional, monolithic application architectures to modern, hyperconnected microservices architecture has accelerated. With it, we are seeing apps increasingly spanning multi-cloud data center environments, including on-prem data centers, instead of […]

Reportingonsuicide.cisco.com is live!

On the surface, reporting, blogging, posting on social media or talking about death by suicide may not seem like a life-saving or life-endangering task. Yet HOW an individual’s death by suicide is reported and discussed can be  a contributing factor to whether the death will be followed by further tragedy and  suicide.

August 3, 2020

WE ARE CISCO

Leaves on the Success Tree: Hard Work, Mentorship, and Sponsorship

Melissa, a Cisco Customer Experience Exec, shares her journey to creating ASCEND to teach and empower young African American and Hispanic collegiate talent entering the corporate world.

Data Science and Machine Learning: A New Paradigm of Intelligence

Back in the 1950s, when computers were quite the novelty, some researchers were optimistic they could turn their glorified calculator into an intelligent being. Since then, artificial intelligence (AI) has built a remarkably scattered track record: they can outperform doctors at diagnosing cancers, yet can barely talk to us about the weather. The lessons are clear: tasks easy for humans are not necessarily so for machines. Understanding how and why is much more complicated but […]

July 31, 2020

THREAT RESEARCH

Threat Roundup for July 24 to July 31

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between July 24 and July 31. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we’ve observed by highlighting key behavioral characteristics, indicators of compromise, and discussing how our customers are […]

July 31, 2020

SECURITY

“Don’t fire the CISO”, with Quentyn Taylor

Our guest on the Security Stories podcast is Quentyn Taylor, CISO for Canon Europe. He shares his journey, as well as Canon’s customer-centric approach to security, coping with the “virtual hurdle” with his team, and what exactly goes into making the perfect cocktail.

July 31, 2020

FINANCIAL SERVICES

New (fiscal) year, new world in financial services

Happy new year! – well at least here at Cisco. As Cisco embarks on Fiscal Year ‘21, we take a deep breath and reflect on the last 12 months. Looking back over this past year, the world has changed more than any of us could have predicted.  Long-awaited summer trips have been replaced with staycations, […]