Customer Zero

July 25, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

“Do-it-yourself” isn’t practical for car assembly—or switch configuration

Imagine if whenever you wanted to drive somewhere, before you started your car you had to put on the fan belt, connect the battery, and mount the tires. At some...

July 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Staying productive on the fly

As a mobile worker and member of Customer Zero testing, I’ve tested an integration for Cisco’s Webex Teams and Microsoft’s Office 365. Let me share this great user experience.

June 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

IoT—Now on the Campus Fabric: Report from the Front Lines

This blog explains why and how we’re extending our campus fabric to the Internet of Things (IoT). Just interested in the engineering? Scroll down to “Start here if you just...

June 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

The Marriage of Webex Teams and Microsoft Office 365: Our Vision and Strategy

Cisco IT’s Collaboration strategy is to mirror the Webex Teams approach to building bridges between team collaboration and other solutions for a continuous workflow. With Office 365, we continue with this theme

June 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Webex Teams + Office 365 + Implementation Part 1: Rollout and Change Management

Rather than using Office 365 as-is, we integrated it with the collaboration capabilities in Webex Teams.

June 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Implementing Office 365 at Cisco – Part 2: SAFe Bought Us Speed, Visibility, and Accountability

Though SAFe is more typically used for software development, we found it worked very well for structuring and organizing our complex deployment of Office 365.

June 10, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Office 365: How We Made It More Secure than On-Premises Email

This blog outlines the security architecture we’ve put in place for Office 365. We approached it from three angles: user authentication, device authentication, and encryption key management.

March 25, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

La red del futuro, hoy. Cómo estamos aumentando la capacidad de la WAN al tiempo que optimizamos los costos

Si no has visto el blog de la Red del Futuro de mi colega Ben Irving, te recomiendo que lo revises. En este blog compartiré lo que hemos logrado hasta...

March 25, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Cisco DNA Center: redes basadas en la intención, automatización y satisfacción laboral

Si pudieras cambiar algo sobre la gestión de la red, ¿que sería? Habiendo sido a la vez líder de proyectos de red y líder de programas en Cisco, he pensado...