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December 18, 2018

LIFE AT CISCO

Meet the Life at Cisco Blog Team

As we close out another year around the globe, we wanted you to meet the humans behind the Life at Cisco blog that help bring our employee stories to life.

December 6, 2016

SMALL BUSINESS

New Cisco FindIT Network Management Platform

Friends, The team is excited, especially our FindIT Product Manager, David Harper for the announcement of his Network Monitoring and Management Platform. But why? Today’s market offers businesses a wide range of networking options. There’s more than a handful of ways to provide your business backbone with a robust routing, switching and wireless solution. It […]

October 26, 2015

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

6 Tips for Creating a Successful Blog Strategy

Blogs can be tricky. They are a great asset until you realize you haven’t posted in a week. Or, one day you wake up and there are 13 blogs you have to review and approve. An essential component to any social media strategy at a company is a good blog program. We have an open blogging […]

June 10, 2015

INSIDE CISCO IT

IoE and Big Data Part 2: Defining the Information Architecture

For an IT department, big data may be the largest and most complex challenge that comes with the Internet of Everything (IoE). We must be able to manage, process, and make that data available to many users and applications so they can turn it into valuable business insights.

August 13, 2014

INSIDE CISCO IT

The Internet of Everything Is the New Economy

We have only seen a glimpse of what Internet of Everything (IoE) has in store for the planet. The change is much bigger than technology alone. The new IoE economy will profoundly affect people, things, data, and processes. Find out more in this short video, based on my article, The Internet of Everything Is the […]

June 18, 2014

INSIDE CISCO IT

Reducing Data Center Power Demand with Cisco UCS

Look at the operating costs for your data centers and you’ll likely see a big amount for the electrical power to run the servers, storage, networking components, and cooling systems. Since power consumption is an area where even small changes can add up to big savings over time, we want to take advantage of every […]

June 13, 2014

SMALL BUSINESS

Small Business Team Update: Friday the 13th

It is Friday the 13th and we have a full moon, perfect time to provide a quick update from the Cisco SMB Team. First off, we have posted a Teaser Announcement providing a quick view of some new products that are coming out later this month. The entire Cisco SMB Team has been working hard […]

June 11, 2014

INSIDE CISCO IT

How Virtualization Is Changing Software Licensing for the Data Center

Erich Latchford In the days before data centers were virtualized, the licensing model for operating systems and application software was simple: 1 server = 1 license. But this model doesn’t work in an environment where a single physical server can host multiple virtual servers.