data analytics

August 26, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco Intends to Acquire CloudCherry to Enhance Cisco Contact Center Portfolio

CloudCherry will augment Cisco's contact center portfolio with advanced analytics, rich customer journey mapping, and sophisticated survey capabilities in our cloud, hosted, and on-premises solutions. 

November 6, 2018

ANALYTICS & AUTOMATION

With Great Data (Comes Great Responsibility)

The two-day Data Symposium, hosted by Cisco’s Data & Analytics organization, flew by in a flurry of panels, breakout sessions, and technical demos. What I didn’t expect was what turned out to be the most valuable. Find out what it was in my latest blog.

October 19, 2017

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Perspica

11/1/2017 Update: Pleased to share that the acquisition of Perspica is complete! Earlier this year, Cisco announced the acquisition of AppDynamics – uniquely positioning Cisco to enable enterprises to accelerate their digital transformations by actively monitoring, analyzing and optimizing complex application environments at scale. Today, we are excited to announce the intent to acquire Perspica, […]

September 11, 2017

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

The Power of Data

What is data science? Is it just another buzz word for applied statistics? Some statisticians certainly think so. I believe data science is much more than that. Think transformation. Think about how connecting theory to actual data can enable better business decision-making that directly impacts company growth. Transformative, indeed! The time is now, (really, it […]

May 3, 2017

NETWORKING

How do you turn data into insights and actions?

Market disruptions don’t occur every day or even in all industries. However, when they occur, for the most part, they end up vastly improving the experience or product that consumers benefit from.

Getting So Much Better All the Time – Announcing Cisco Data Virtualization Release 7.0.4

The fourth song on the iconic album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, is Getting Better with Sir Paul McCartney the lead on the memorable refrain: “I’ve got to admit it’s getting better A little better all the time I have to admit it’s getting better It’s getting better since you’ve been mine Getting so […]

July 28, 2016

DATA CENTER

You haven’t really arrived until your checked luggage has

Think about it: you’re checking in for that international flight across an ocean, connecting through a busy hub somewhere. Your suitcase is weighed and given a tag. This tag contains some basic information: Where it needs to go. When it needs to be there. Who it belongs to. As you leave the check-in area, make your way through airport security, […]