first responders

January 8, 2015

GOVERNMENT

#InternetofEverything – Where Connections and Value Intersect

The evolution of the Internet is a combination of integrative factors that improve connectivity, create networked economies and build immersive experiences to create an increasingly connected world known as the Internet of Everything (IoE). IoE brings together people, processes, data and things through networked connections. These connections offer value by turning information into actions that […]

August 1, 2014

GOVERNMENT

#CiscoPublicSafety – Giving Power Back to the People with IoE

If you haven’t read Cisco’s Tae Yoo’s recent post on the Huffington Post ImpactX site, you should. It’s a great look at the power of the Internet of Everything (IoE) to help mankind. Yes, humankind. It’s a powerful statement, but I think it’s true. With the example of disaster and relief efforts, the post highlights […]

June 19, 2014

GOVERNMENT

#SmartConnectedCity Series: Dallas, Big Smart Things Happen Here

If Dallas only brings images of football games and TV soap operas to mind, it’s time to re-consider this southern city. A year ago, Dallas faced some challenges adopting comprehensive sustainability programs. But since then, the city has not stagnated in its journey to become smart and connected. Recently, Dallas has caught the attention of […]

May 23, 2014

GOVERNMENT

#CiscoPublicSafety Series: Fire Departments Improve Training with Telepresence

There are roughly 10,000 firefighters in Los Angeles County who are responsible for the lives of 9.8 million residents. Getting the proper training for all of the fire departments in the county is of the utmost importance in order to maintain a safe community. Training difficulties Mandatory classes for all L.A. County firefighters are held […]

September 26, 2013

GOVERNMENT

NLEAFCF Presents Cisco with Corporate Hero Award

First responders play a critical role every day in the communities where we live, work and play; and I am incredibly proud of Cisco’s commitment to thank, honor and support these heroes and their families. On Monday, Cisco was recognized by the National Law Enforcement & Firefighters Children’s Foundation (NLEAFCF), as our Chairman and CEO, […]