Fog computing

February 15, 2017

INNOVATION

New Reference Architecture Is a Leap Forward for Fog Computing

As fog computing accelerates in the Internet of Things, a new Reference Architecture provides a framework for a unified approach.

Navigating the New Digital Oilfield

Oil companies are seeing unprecedented collaboration between operational leaders and information technology teams (OT and IT).

December 13, 2016

MANUFACTURING

Your Plant Floor Needs Auston Matthews. Here’s Why.

Fog computing is especially useful in manufacturing, where hundreds of machines and sensors on a plant floor are generating data about machine health, production status, and inventory levels.

December 7, 2016

INNOVATION

OpenFog Consortium: It’s Been a Very Good Year

OpenFog's First Year: check the highlights across industries and academia around the world.

November 7, 2016

INNOVATION

Stuck in Traffic? Drones May Provide Relief

Much has been made of the commercial potential of drones, yet actually implementing commercial drone applications seems to be mired in a complex web of unclear regulations and doubt about technical feasibility. While it may yet take a long time to work through the regulatory issues, Cisco is moving ahead with an ecosystem of partners […]

October 27, 2016

INNOVATION

Happy Birthday, OpenFog Consortium! New Alliance Accelerates Fog Technology Development

As we approach the first anniversary of the Open Fog Consortium, I am proud of the strides we have made in building a diverse community dedicated to an open, collaborative approach to fog computing technology. Just this week, OpenFog and Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) announced a new strategic agreement aimed at accelerating development of fog […]

What we’re talking about at Utility Week

We are happy to be a part of this year’s Utility Week on October 14-21 in Orlando, Florida, since Cisco has been a partner with Itron for many years.

August 15, 2016

INNOVATION

OpenFog Consortium Is Picking Up Steam

Last November, I was proud to represent Cisco as we joined with five other founding companies and academic organizations to form the OpenFog Consortium. We knew the time was right to accelerate the deployment of fog technologies in the Internet of Things (IoT). The time was right indeed. We caught a groundswell of interest, and […]

Cisco Digitizes Industrial Solutions with IoT

Today Cisco announces the extension of scalable industrial solutions in the Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio with new IoT products. With these new technologies, Cisco continues to extend its leadership in the Industrial IoT space. Enhanced Cisco Solutions Support Three Major IoT Use Cases: Connected Machines: With 92 percent of today’s 64 million machines not connected […]