Customers Speak Out On ACI: Speed, Simplicity & Security
Speed, simplicity and security – these are 3 of the recurring themes that come up in conversations with customers when discussing ACI. Why? Because ACI addresses 3 fundamental problems...
Cisco Live Berlin 2016 Post-Event Perspective
Just under two weeks since the event and I keep having flashbacks of what an great week it was for all.. With 10,000 people on-site this was a larger event than my previous experiences at Cisco Live Milan providing even more opportunities for customers, partners and Cisco employees. My time on the Cisco on Cisco […]
Paving a Path to Success for Service Provider at Cisco Live Berlin 2016
We are faced with challenges and driven by opportunities. Our job at Cisco Live Berlin was to show and demonstrate how we: Enable providers to generate new revenue: New service offerings with rich, personalized experiences optimized to each screen and environment with data and insights from all sources Help operators reduce operating costs: Reduce cost […]
Disruption Is Here. Now What?
Technological change is accelerating at an unprecedented speed, creating a world we can barely begin to imagine. Yesterday the PC and the Internet brought us desktop applications, search engines, e-commerce, e-mail and messaging, social networking, SaaS business applications, and many other services. Today we’re in the middle of the mobile era. Our smartphones give us […]
Co-Innovation Juices Overflowed at Cisco Live! Berlin
During Cisco Live! in Berlin last week, 43,320 oranges were squeezed to fuel the creative juices of customers, partners and developers who converged to co-innovate around the Internet of Things. That’s a lot of orange juice! And what a smashing success! With more than 12,000 attendees and hundreds of thousands who joined online, this was […]
Changes, Part 1 – David Bowie, Containers and Cisco Live Berlin
On January 10, David Bowie passed away. He was an icon in the music world, with a career spanning 5 decades, and selling 140 million albums, with many going to...
See Industries 4.0 Digital Manufacturing in Berlin
This week at Cisco Live Berlin we are excited to share three new digital manufacturing demonstrations: • Cisco’s Connected Machine Solution powered by Mazak’s
Cisco Live Berlin: Managing the Hyper Adoption of Cloud
As I shared in my last blog, cloud use is rampant, pervasive, exploding! As a short recap, large organization are now using an average of 1,220 cloud services (most unknown to IT departments). The tremendous spike in cloud service usage presents challenges for IT including higher business risks, costs, and a shortage of IT resources […]
Cisco Live Berlin – I am ready to rock, are you?!?
Cisco Live Milan last year was my first exposure to a Cisco Live event since I joined Cisco IT nine years ago. It was by far the most impactful and empowering...