75% of the time it works every time
We know that 75% isn’t good enough. Introducing Cisco Umbrella Roaming for Off-Network Protection. It’s that time again—you need to buy a new car. You decide to head down to the used car shop to find the deal of the century. The sales guy proudly hands you the keys to a beautiful 1991 Porsche and […]
Delivering Advanced Threat Protection with AnyConnect 4.1
The rise of malware created specifically for endpoints like mobile devices is forcing IT Security teams to focus increasingly on endpoint security solutions. According to a survey by the Ponemon Institute published in January, 75 percent of respondents (an increase from 68 percent in last year’s study) believe their mobile endpoints have been the target […]
Minimize Threats from Non-Corporate Mobile Apps
Our customers are continuing to feel the pain of having to increasingly support off-premise mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. The critical need to rapidly onboard these devices to connect to corporate services and applications pretty clearly provides business with a competitive advantage (Cisco Enterprise Mobility Landscape Wave II Study – April 2014) in improving […]
The Foundation for a Business Relevant Network
With the growing influx of new mobile devices, connected things, bandwidth intensive applications and more data, the network is more relevant to business success than ever before. Back in June...
Improving Email at Cisco Part 2 – The Employee Process Side
I’d mentioned earlier (see Improving Email at Cisco Part 1 – The IT Technology Side) that email has its ugly side: Too many Most of them are a waste of time Emails will, occasionally, carry virus payloads (or link you to sites that have worse); and yet I can’t live without it
Security: Front and Center at Cisco Live Cancun 2013
This year I was honored to be able to present and participate at Cisco Live Cancun, which took place last week. Many attendees from North, Central and South America and...
A Financial Service Organization Speaks Out on Secure Access
Are your finances secure with your financial institution? Vystar Credit Union in Florida, USA speaks out on one of their recent efforts to ensure highly secure access at their institution. With the pressures of compliance and the need to protect their institution’s network and assets, Vystar deploys ISE and AnyConnect with great success. Most recently […]
BYOD with Flair – Cisco Customer Vitra AG has Designs on Manufacturing.
Having just moved into a new house, my wife and I are looking to see how all our old furniture can be re-used – with her eye on the best design (she’s a designer by trade), and my eye on cost. We’ll end up somewhere in the middle I expect, slightly geared towards ‘design’ […]
How Cisco IT Delivers Teleworker Services
What does it actually take to enable the 89 percent of Cisco employees who do at least some of their work remotely? For Cisco IT, this challenge means supporting products and services on both sides of the connection: in the teleworker’s home (and on their mobile devices) and in the Cisco corporate network. Cisco Teleworkers […]