What Do IT Services and a Mission to Mars Have in Common?
IT services actually has a lot in common with launching a successful mission to Mars: commitment to a bold vision and thousands of engineers working tirelessly to make it real.
Cisco Celebrates Wins at Telecom Asia Awards
Cisco awarded the NFV Innovation and the Network Optimization Innovation of the Year at Telecom Asia’s 10th Annual Readers’ Choice & Innovation Awards
The Most Boring Service We offer … And how to bring down a data center in one easy snip!
I do enjoy the (sometimes irreverent!) perspectives of some articles on data center in the UK publication “The Register“, and the story of how a data center change went wrong made me laugh, cringe and cry at the same time – the change being when an electrician cut the wrong wire and brought down a […]
Increase Your Network Operations IQ
This is the time of year when summer vacations end and students head back to the classroom. For those of us who have school-age children like me, it’s important that we know that their academic environment provides access to tools and information that will ensure successful learning. Knowledge of our children’s academic resources gives us […]
Cisco Keynote – End-to-End Optimization for Today’s Modern Datacenters
Have a bit of free time this Wednesday morning? If so please feel free to sit in on a Cisco keynote delivered by Mark Balch, Director of Cisco UCS Product...
Steps to Optimizing Your Network- Change Management & Network Management Strategies
Having completed all of the previous strategy elements, you are ready to deploy. Is that all there is to it? Not quite. In this post, I’ll highlight strategies you can use for a smooth post-deployment. Change Management In one of my past experiences, deployment of our branch routers went off without a hitch and we […]
BYOD Spells Opportunity for Service Providers
There’s no doubt that BYOD—“bring your own device”—is a huge and growing phenomenon throughout the world. Recent research by the Cisco® Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG) looked at BYOD and its economic impact in six countries: the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, China, India, and Brazil. In these countries alone, the number of BYOD devices […]