BYOD

January 25, 2013

NETWORKING

What to check out at CiscoLive if you want to know about BYOD, Unified Access or the Internet of Everything

If you’re attending CiscoLive London, we’ve got some great talks, challenges (competition where you can win a variety of prizes), and new solutions being launched.  In this blog I’m going...

January 23, 2013

NETWORKING

One Network for the BYOD Challenge

In my previous posts, I discussed with you the importance of unified policy and management as you respond to the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend. The Cisco Unified Access solution brings “One Policy. One Management. One Network” to help you with your BYOD initiatives. Today I’ll take a look at the third pillar of Cisco Unified Access, […]

January 22, 2013

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cutting Through The Techno-Babble

The Cisco Aironet 3600 features the Highest 802.11n performance with Cisco CleanAir™ technology and is the industry’s first 4 x 4 multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) access point with three spatial streams. It has add-on options for 802.11ac or Wireless Security and Spectrum Intelligence (WSSI) Module and standard 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) . All right. Who […]

January 18, 2013

NETWORKING

Can Access Switches Simplify BYOD and Collaboration?

The increasing popularity of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) deployments, and collaboration applications is having a profound effect on networks. Learn how Cisco's industry-leading campus access platforms -- Catalyst 3K-X and 4500E switches -- deliver value across the entire lifecycle of BYOD, and collaboration.

January 18, 2013

NETWORKING

Bringing VDI and BYOD together for a Unified Workspace

I recently hosted a live webcast on measuring business value with Cisco’s Unified Workspace Smart Solutions.  The webcast addressed key challenges many IT architects and managers face when trying to determine the right metrics for evaluation when considering IT projects. It was great to have Jai Valluri who leads the Business Transformation team at Cisco […]

January 16, 2013

NETWORKING

One Management for the BYOD Challenge

As part of my work at Cisco, I get to talk to customers very often. Through these conversations, I learn what works for them and what concerns them. Lately, I’ve been hearing a common theme from a lot of customers: in many organizations IT staff is small and not growing while they are being asked […]

January 15, 2013

NETWORKING

Reflections from the Floor at NRF 2013

After a long day of showing the Cisco BYOD Smart Solution and Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences solutions at the 2013 National Retail Federation (NRF) trade show, I am waiting for a colleague to meet me for a well-deserved dinner. I had many, and yes there were MANY, conversations with Retail IT professionals,  and nearly every […]

January 15, 2013

NETWORKING

Registration Open: Is Your Network Ready for BYOD Webcast

Now that you’ve survived the annual gift-giving extravaganza (at least in the US) of the holidays, you...

January 15, 2013

NETWORKING

One Policy for the BYOD Challenge

Several years ago, I had a conversation with an IT manager about his company’s network security that I still remember today. He said: “We’re losing our battle over internal network security. We cannot keep up with our vendors and contractors who bring in all kinds of devices to our network. We may turn our internal […]