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#CiscoChampion Radio, S3|Ep. 8: Digital Ceiling

- March 8, 2016 - 1 Comment

#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’re discussing Digital Ceiling with Cisco Subject Matter Expert John Parello.

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Cisco Guest
John Parello (@jparello), Senior Technical Leader, Enterprise Networking Group

Cisco Champion Hosts
John W Kerns (@packetsar), Hybrid Engineer
Bill Carter (@ccie5022), Senior Solutions Analyst

Lauren Friedman (@lauren)

Podcast Discussion Topics:

  • Digital Ceiling Overview & History of Solutions
  • Lighting production, building automation, and solution partnerships
  • Power Over Ethernet (POE) and Cisco Universal Power Over Ethernet (UPOE)
  • Switch ports and ceiling mount options
  • On-premises and cloud management solutions
  • Control standards, protocols, and security
  • Hardware distribution and market entry
  • Power resiliency and switch networking features
  • LED lighting and energy cost-savings, fluorescent and DC lighting
  • Use cases and integration examples
  • Industrial Ethernet and PROFINET
  • Color tuning and lighting scenarios
  • Downlink speeds and bandwidth capabilities
  • Demo facilities and Executive Briefing Centers
  • Solution reporting and ROI models

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    Great podcast. People learn by reading, watching AND listening. Looking forward to applying digital ceilings to the outdoors (for IoT).