Cisco Sports and Entertainment

2016 CAA World Congress of Sports (#SBJWCS) – Day 1 recap

Spring is one of the most exciting times in the world of sports. Optimism abounds as a new season is underway in Major League Baseball; the playoffs are upon us in the NBA and the NHL; and we can even see the beginning of football season in the not-too-distant future. Each new season brings new […]

NCAA March Madness – The Demands of the Digital Fan!

As one of America’s biggest annual sporting events kicks off today in basketball arenas all across the country, there is no better time to reflect on the importance of connectivity...

March 15, 2016

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

#MarchMadness: Fans Can’t Get Enough…of Digital

March is the most wonderful time of the year for basketball fans across America, as over the next several weeks, hundreds of college basketball games will take place as part...

February 1, 2016

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Cisco Sports and Entertainment Digital Fandom. Are You Ready?

Over the past decade, technology has taken monumental strides forward – and every person, every company, every corporation has felt the impact of this digital disruption. The sports and entertainment...

October 7, 2015

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Digital Game on at CONSOL Energy Center

Hockey season has arrived, and millions of passionate NHL fans are gearing up to cheer on their team to the Stanley Cup title. Nowhere is that more true than at...

February 3, 2015

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Big Results at the Biggest Events

It is only a matter of time before all the major sports venues throughout the world will be connected. Consider this – five years ago, Cisco Connected Stadium Wi-Fi, the...

October 24, 2014

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Any Given Sunday and the Internet of Everything

On any given Sunday, or Saturday, in stadiums across the country powered by Cisco Connected Stadium Wi-Fi, an average of 2 terabytes of data are coming across the network and tens of thousands of unique connections are being made. This means anywhere from 20-50% of ticketed fans are using their mobile devices to engage. Extrapolate […]

July 30, 2014

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Sports + Social Media = Massive Opportunities

I was at the SEAT Conference in Miami last week, and people are still abuzz about the recent World Cup. Attendees of the conference see engagement with sports fans as a top priority, and they know that Cisco has the most open, tailored and successful solutions to make that possible in venues around the world. […]

May 13, 2014

NETWORKING

Seven Years – Hundreds of Millions of Fans Engaged

Cisco Sports & Entertainment is proud to be celebrating our seven-year anniversary this year as a specialized industry vertical business unit – and it’s simply incredible to look back and see how far we, and more importantly the industry, have come in such a short period of time.  The key to success has been working […]