Virtual volunteering: How I spent 18 hours helping families make ends meet
There was a need for virtual volunteers to help out with the Santa Clara County COVID-19 Financial Assistance Fund. So a member of Cisco's Corporate Affairs team decided to take action.
Enabling Virtual Consultations for Doctors in Atlanta
A healthcare system in Atlanta, Georgia will be able to serve more patients virtually because of a generous donation by N3, a Cisco US Commercial Small Business sales operation team.
The Internet is more critical than ever. Now is the time to close the digital divide.
I’ve always believed that universal broadband internet access is a human right – just as important as food, shelter and water – that when fulfilled, enables individuals to help themselves succeed in the information economy. As the COVID-19 pandemic moves us deeper into a digital world, accessing education, establishing and maintaining a livelihood, and obtaining government and other critical services are being forced online.
How San Francisco Suicide Prevention Keeps Essential, Lifesaving Services Running
When San Francisco Suicide Prevention volunteers could no longer show up to work to perform their life-saving mission, they needed a solution that would allow them to continue work from home, enabling them to maintain essential services and save lives. So, they turned to a trusted partner, Cisco, for help.
Now more than ever, healthcare matters. To keep up with healthcare today, we’re launching a new series entitled #HealthcareNow.
Easing the Everyday Challenges of Sheltering in Place
Working remotely has become the new normal almost overnight. People once used to meeting in conference rooms are now meeting virtually. Cisco wants to make this new normal easier for everyone and we understand staying connected is key. Here are some ways we are helping in LatAm.
Cisco Offers No-Cost Wireless Networking Equipment for Healthcare’s Pandemic Response
Cisco has set up two programs to help healthcare organizations rapidly obtain networking equipment at no cost: The Cisco Pandemic Equipment Brokerage, and the Cisco Healthcare Rapid Response Network Bundle.
Q&A: How we scaled VPN when the global workforce moved home
In the space of a few weeks in March and April 2020, Cisco’s entire workforce began working from home. For most, that meant relying even more on remote collaboration technologies to get things done and stay in touch with co-workers, customers, and families. The role of our VPN (Virtual Private Network) changed significantly, from providing […]
Three Network Challenges IT Can Solve to Drive Business Continuity
The network is the enabler of business continuity. IT needs to enable secure connectivity for remote work, help consumer businesses provide a safe environment for employees and customers, and assist in the rollout of pop-up healthcare facilities. Cisco offers are available to support you.