CCNA

February 24, 2020

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

A New Era for a New Network

Today, we are launching new Cisco certifications that validate the skills of network engineers at the specialist, associate (CCNA), and professional (CCNP) levels. Read our blog to find out more!

New Cisco Networking Academy CCNA curriculum accelerates path to job readiness for students around the globe

To help meet the need for skilled IT talent and ensure a more inclusive future for all people, I’m excited to announce that Cisco Networking Academy has advanced its Cisco Certificated Network Associate (CCNA) curriculum to prepare job seekers, from anywhere and from any background, with the skills they need for a successful career in the ever-changing IT field. The new curriculum will be integrated into most of Networking Academy’s 12,000+ academies around the world to prepare students to earn the new CCNA certification, which is available on February 24, 2020.

September 3, 2019

LIFE AT CISCO

Empowered to Lead at Cisco

What kind of leader are you? John shares his experience about learning to lead and how Cisco has empowered him to share his knowledge and even write a book!

December 9, 2018

SECURITY

Cisco’s DoD accreditation puts you on the forefront of cybersecurity

The U.S. Department of Defense has approved the Cisco Certified Network Associate Cyber Ops certification program for anyone working in a Cyber Security Service Provider analyst or incident responder role.

September 18, 2018

LIFE AT CISCO

I Grew Up Wanting to Work for Cisco – Now, I Do!

Rafael shares how he dreamed of working at Cisco as a young boy growing up in the Dominican Republic and how his dream came true!

November 30, 2017

MANUFACTURING

2017 Automation Fair Final Thoughts

Another Automation Fair has come and gone, and much like the Houston Astros championship World Series run, the event was a big success with more than 10,000 attendees during the week. The big themes of Connected Plantwide Ethernet (CPWE) architecture, connectivity and security were prominent as well as a lot of discussion around process applications […]

January 17, 2017

EDUCATION

Aligning the Analytics and Data Center Workforce to Evolving Job Roles

In the new digital era, the ability to connect data, processes and experiences are becoming critical elements of successful digital business transformation. Enterprises need to access data from anywhere, analyze it, and make real-time decisions to fuel innovation and accelerate data-driven business outcomes. A 2014 Cisco survey found that 40 percent of enterprises believe that […]

September 14, 2016

SECURITY

Why Cisco Is an Essential Partner in Cyber Ops: PART 2

Once an organization has deployed technology infrastructure that enables visibility into the network (discussed in the first part of this blog), that organization now requires the properly trained security personnel to bring that time to detection (TTD) down to acceptable levels and to respond appropriately to a security breach. Once detected, a breach must be […]

10,000 Scholarships to Start 10,000 Cybersecurity Careers

Now more than ever, cybersecurity is a top-of-mind issue for business, students, and even United States presidential candidates. With billions of bytes of data connecting to the Internet every day, our information needs more protection and security than ever before. For more than 47 percent of businesses surveyed by Global Knowledge, IT security is a […]