Creating Capacity for Innovation
Digital transformation requires a significant shift in investment. How do you free up the funding for innovation in a large, complex organization?
Complexity is just like Chocolate…
Confession time: If someone puts a nice chocolate in my reach, I find it very hard to resist. In fact, there are few days where I don’t get my dose of dark chocolate. Chocolate is one of the pleasures in life. Of course we all know that eating too much chocolate will get you into […]
Setting the Stage for the Cisco Mobile Workspace Solution with Citrix CVD
The times keep changing: first there were devices, then there were apps, and today, if you don’t develop a strategy for enterprise...
Autonomic Networking at Cisco Live Milano!
Welcome to Milano! Wow, what an activity on the first day at the Cisco Campus / World of Solutions. It’s great to see all these people thirsty for knowledge, and all these people looking for intelligent solutions for their business needs. One of those business needs is removing complexity from networks by making networks self-managing, […]
Building a useable Autonomic Networking Infrastructure from the Ground Up
Yep, that’s what we did, and yes we are shipping it today! As Michael’s blog explained, autonomics are all around us, both in feature implementation (e.g. a routing protocol like OSPF) as well as in architectural frameworks like GANA. But while the former has created isolated, per feature domains of autonomicity, the latter has never […]
The Extrasensory Enterprise: Turning Data Complexity into Advantage
By Shaun Kirby, Director, Innovations Architecture Internet Business Solutions Group If anyone still doubts the overwhelming complexity of today’s data deluge, Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Google, offers some poignant perspective. In a recent book, “The Human Face of Big Data”, he observes that from the dawn of civilization until 2003 humankind generated five exabytes […]
DO NOT PANIC: Autonomic Networking is on the Horizon!
By looking at the sheer amount of Breakouts and technical sessions here at Cisco Live London, it isn’t hard to understand why networks are becoming more and more complex. Networks are converging onto single infrastructures, more and more business processes are becoming more network centric and this translates into more functionality and more dependencies between […]