Safer Productivity Behind the Wheel with WebEx and Ford
Ford and Cisco deliver a new integration with Ford SYNC® AppLink™. With it, WebEx users can safely join and participate in meetings from vehicles without touching or looking at their phones.
Driving by Cellular! – Cisco, Vodafone and Ericsson Push the Possibilities of 5G
Can we build cellular networks with the low latency and high bandwidth required to drive a car by remote control? Cisco, Vodafone and Ericsson prove it can be done.
New Network Saves Factory $1M & Eliminates Downtime
What comes to mind when you think of Durham, North Carolina? If you’re like most people, it’s probably one of three things: minor league baseball, Duke basketball, or tobacco. The 1988 film Bull Durham cemented the town’s notoriety and the Durham Bulls as one of the most famous minor league franchises in sports. Coach Mike […]
The IoT train is leaving the station. Don’t get left behind.
There’s been a lot of big talk about IoT for the past several years, and I admit, I’ve been skeptical. Thermostats. Toasters. Fitness trackers. So what? Why is this so transformative for Cisco’s customers? I wanted to understand this “transformation” more deeply. So, I read every report I could get my hands on. I talked […]
Last Year’s Tech Trends and What They Mean for 2014
2013 was an incredible year, filled with both good times and bad times. It also proved to be a year for technology to become even more intertwined with our lives. As we move forward into the first month of the New Year, let us take a look at some of the top trends of 2013, […]
Mercedes Improves Customer Service Through Video
Have you ever put your car in for service and it came back with a ‘door-ding’, or some other damage? Now, to be clear you probably can’t be 100% sure it didn’t happen in a car parking lot, or was it kids being too rough with there toys? And where did that scratch come from […]
Industrial IP Advantage the IT and OT Broker
The IT (Information Technology) and the OT (Operational Technology) “worlds” are requiring convergence to meet the growing complexity of a more informed customer driven market. Not only in the technical sense, but also organizationally. I don’t know about you, but trying to keep up with the alphabet soup of acronymous in one world is difficult enough, but when […]
Converge OT with IT for Business Benefits in Manufacturing
At the recent Cisco Live 2013 event in Orlando, I talked about the business value of converging operations technology (OT)—used for industrial automation systems—with IT business networks, in order to create more secure, end-to-end, standard communications and control. Regarding business value of IT/OT convergence for machine builders/integrators and consequently their manufacturing customers, I referenced a […]
Cisco Live 2013 – Great feedback for Industry Sessions, and it’s not over yet…
Wow, one of the best Cisco Live events yet: Cisco has its mojo back (analyst comments!); attendees engaging in great dialogue, and Cisco and Partner Presenters and demonstrations better than ever! The keynote sessions are always packed, and with the big-name executives on show that’s hardly surprising. I, for one, was also impressed at how […]