Cisco Live

July 13, 2017

INSIDE CISCO IT

We Arrived, We Roamed, We Listened

The IT Roaming Reporters reorient to our regular schedules, sort through our inboxes, file our travel expense reports – Cisco Live 2017 memories still alive (albeit blurry) in our minds. Wow! What a week. Typing away at our desks seems suddenly tame considering last week’s editing, recording, interviewing, photographing, tweeting, networking, and celebrating spree. Working […]

Accelerated IoT and Improved Security – Drivers for the New Era of Networking: Cisco Live Las Vegas Recap

Whether at the IoT and Industries demo showcase in Mandalay Bay or walking through the crowds on Las Vegas Boulevard, the buzz around the New Era of Networking cut through the scorching desert heat.

July 10, 2017

SECURITY

Customers Seek Threat Protection Across WAN, Access and Data Center

With WannaCry barely in the rearview mirror, a new generation of threats are proliferating on a global scale at even faster rates.

July 7, 2017

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Reflections from Cisco Live US 2017

Just returning from Cisco LIVE US 2017.  This was the most exciting & inspiring event since I started attending the conference a number of years ago.  You could just feel...

July 6, 2017

DEVELOPER

Application Developers and Network Programmers: The Superheroes of Cisco Live

An explosive opening Picture this… I’m at the Cisco Live opening keynote.  Chuck Robbins has an explosive opening with heart-pounding Thunder...

July 6, 2017

MANUFACTURING

Your Digital Factory Needs a New Network: CLUS Wrap-up

It was hot outside, but it was cool inside Cisco Live 2017! What's more, we had exciting announcements for our manufacturing customers that could help accelerate their smart manufacturing initiatives.

July 5, 2017

COLLABORATION

Collaboration at #CLUS, Final Wrap: “Ahh, the Cloud” and Endangered Chickens

The final day of Cisco Live US didn’t disappoint. The week closed with a full agenda of sessions, innovation talks, and – of course – the celebrity keynote. Collaboration VP and CTO Jonathan Rosenberg made a room full of people nervous – on purpose. The session title probably provided a clue: “Worried About Putting Your Data in the Cloud? Good, You Should Be.” Speaking of nervous people, Bryan Cranston's celebrity keynote had a strange (and hilarious) focus on the fate of farmyard chickens.

Taking Steps Toward 1 Billion at Cisco Live US 2017

Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility's (CSR) goal is to positively impact 1 billion people by 2025 and at last week's Cisco Live US 2017, we took significant steps (literally) to get there!