Cisco ONE Software & Meraki Drive Opportunities for the Cisco Partner Ecosystem
As the Cisco Partner Ecosystem continues its growth, and customers transform IT to increase business outcomes, we want to create opportunity for our partners so they can choose what makes sense for their business, and pick the roles they want to play in the marketplace.
Today, Cisco is filing two lawsuits to stop ARISTA’s repeated and pervasive copying of key inventions in Cisco products. These suits cover key Cisco proprietary patented features and Cisco’s copyrighted materials.
Cisco Partner Ecosystem Progress
Back in March, as part of Cisco Partner Summit, I presented the Cisco Partner Ecosystem, which includes our existing channel program and our services program, and involves a much broader set of partners, such as Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), technology and consulting firms.
Cisco Marketing Velocity: Replays and Final Thoughts
I spent a great week in Chicago at Cisco Marketing Velocity and, as promised, now I’m back to share one last quick recap of the event, including the replays of the speakers’ sessions. Hopefully you had a chance last week to take a look at my entry on Velocity about the partner award winners and Sherri Liebo’s wrap up interview last Thursday.
SalesConnect App Now Available
At this year’s Cisco Partner Summit, Chuck Robbins announced the upcoming availability of SalesConnect. SalesConnect was originally announced at Cisco Partner Summit 2013 in Boston and we promised then that we would have a functional version within 18 months.
Congratulations to My Fellow Channel Chiefs for 2014
Each year, CRN announces its list of Channel Chiefs. This list constitutes a “who’s who” within the world of channel management. According to CRN, these folks head up the partner programs that you all depend on to run your businesses.
Cisco Partner Weekly Rewind – February 14, 2014
Each week, we’ll highlight the most important Cisco partner news and stories, as well as point you to important, Cisco-related partner content you may have missed along the way.