Japan

July 3, 2019

INSIDE CISCO IT

Collaboration Technology Evolves to Support Changing Workplace

Refreshing the 10-year-old Tokyo office At the end of 2017, the renovation of our Tokyo office was announced to Cisco Japan employees. It had been 10 years since the company...

July 26, 2016

EDUCATION

Remote Classrooms: Connecting Two Schools in Japan

The Ministry of Education selected two middle schools to participate in virtual learning opportunities.

November 15, 2013

WIRELESS AND MOBILITY

Blurring the Lines between Online and Offline

Mobility comes down to the lines between online and offline blurring rapidly, with organizations sprinting to put the infrastructure in place to catch up with the trend. The blurring of...

Sheryl Sandberg’s Japan Visit

Cisco SVP of HQ Sales – Japan, Yasufumi Hirai, and I had the privilege to meet Sheryl Sandberg earlier this month at a private luncheon reception sponsored by Nikkei Weekly News. We were so inspired by her. She gave me a hug when I mentioned I was from Cisco. She says “John Chambers has been […]

May 1, 2013

MANUFACTURING

Research and Development – Who are the Global Leaders?

Following on from my recent blog about “Is Manufacturing Coming Back to the US?” one of Morgan Stanley’s Investment guys, Ruchir Sharma, (Managing Director and the head of the Emerging Markets Equity team) has a book out called ‘Breakout Nations’ and in it he says: “Every Investment idea is right for a while” He was […]

December 6, 2012

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco APJC Recognises its Smart Services Champions

Yesterday at the Cisco Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China Partner-Led Network Conference that took place in Bangkok, we took the opportunity to announce the recipients of the Cisco Smart Service awards. The purpose of these awards is to recognise our partners and customers from the region who showed forward-thinking approaches in the delivery and […]