Digital transformation

July 20, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Everyone Faces Automation Challenges, But You Can Surpass Them

Read the third installment of a Cisco-commissioned study by Forrester Consulting: Automation Is Not Without Challenges, But They Can Be Overcome. The study spotlights some of the challenges and how they differ for operationally mature organizations versus those with low-maturity operations. The message to both: Don’t be discouraged!

July 12, 2021

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Gaia-X: Partnering for Europe’s digital future

The European Gaia-X initiative brings together leaders from government, business and science to develop a federated ecosystem of cloud, data services and data spaces, elevating Europeans’ rights and interests in line with GDPR. Cisco is proud to be part of the Gaia-X journey, driven by transparency, privacy, inter-operability and open standards.

July 12, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

When It Comes To Operational Maturity, What Sets Leaders Apart?

Learn what sets leaders apart when it comes to operational maturity. The Second Installment of our automation strategy blog series: Operational Maturity Is Critical to Business Success, focuses on four areas of competency: strategy, technology, process and governance.

June 30, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Don’t Wait for the Going to Get Tough to Modernize Operations

This is the first installment of our automation strategy series, based on a Forrester Consulting thought leadership paper commissioned by Cisco: Modernize Operations To Digitally Transform And Weather Any Storm. The research focuses on how enterprises can modernize their operations to boost agility — which is key to their ability to weather adversity.

June 22, 2021

SMALL BUSINESS

Mike’s Bikes and a Full Circle: Doing Good is Good Business

Cisco customer Mike’s Bikes takes the maxim “think globally, act locally” to the max through the Mike’s Bikes Foundation. Join us for the next #CiscoChat to learn how Mike's Bikes rose to the SMB Challenge: thriving locally while making a global impact.

June 22, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Eager to Empower Your Teams? Observe More to Solve More

If this pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that work is not a place you go — it’s something that you do from anywhere. Working in a remote or hybrid capacity has profound implications for teams and what IT can do to empower them.

June 16, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

Operational Maturity Delivers Great Results, But Where Do You Start?

We wanted to understand how automation enables operational maturity and – ultimately – the business itself. We partnered with Forrester Consulting to research organizations of varying sizes and across industries with a global footprint.

June 11, 2021

PERSPECTIVES

5 Acquisition Strategies to Support CIOs Keeping Pace with Innovation

When the global pandemic first hit, businesses scrambled to get their workforce and operations back online. What would have taken months, suddenly had to happen instantly. Now, as CIOs continue to drive transformation, there are several ways to get access to the technology needed to recover and grow without having to break your budget.

June 10, 2021

GOVERNMENT

Leveraging Data to Transform the Future

Accurate and timely data is critical for Federal agencies. And leveraging data holistically for better decision making is where it starts.