networking

The four-step journey to securing the industrial network

Just as the digitization and increasing connectivity of business processes has enlarged the attack surface of the IT environment, so too has the digitization and increasing connectivity of industrial processes broadened the attack surface for industrial control networks. Though they share this security risk profile, the operational technology (OT) environment is very different from that […]

Expanding the Internet for the Future Supporting First Responders and Society at Large

Connectivity is critical to create a society and economy in which all citizens can participate and thrive, so Cisco hosted a virtual roundtable with leading providers of connectivity, social networking, and telehealth services. 

April 9, 2020

NETWORKING

The Importance of Hardware in a Software-Defined World

Cisco presented at the Layer ONE conference together with some other physical layer vendors, and highlights the importance of innovation in hardware, optics and programmable ASICs to run their Intent Based Network architecture.

March 30, 2020

CLOUD

Building fast QUIC sockets in VPP

As most of you may already know, QUIC is a new transport protocol that began as a Google experiment for HTTP/2, which is now being standardized at the IETF. It will also be the default transport protocol for HTTP/3. As a result, it is likely to be very widely deployed in the next few years. […]

Taking your industrial networking deep into the ground: Cisco IoT and Sandvik modernize mining operations in Sweden

Tucked into the pastoral landscape of northern Sweden, Boliden, a mining and smelting company that concentrates on the production of copper, zinc, lead, gold and silver, quietly hums away at operations. Mining for precious metals and other resources was once traditionally manual, grueling work. Miners would go underground for hours, often in unsafe working conditions. […]

March 16, 2020

NETWORKING

Assurance — one small step, one giant leap

Leading-edge networks – your network – can have the ability to comprehend business and application requirements and translate them to network and security policies. This ensures that your business-critical services are continuously delivered and protected. We call it intent-based networking.

February 13, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro: A Win for Users and Admins

The blend of advanced capabilities in iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, and features built through the strategic partnership between Apple and Cisco, make the new models excellent devices both for users and for businesses that rely on mobile devices to run critical processes.

February 6, 2020

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Cisco Cyber Vision: Under the hood

It’s an exciting time for organizations that are migrating to Industry 4.0. Over the last few decades, industrial control systems (ICS) have enabled modern industrial automation. Today, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies present new opportunities to increase operational efficiency and launch a new generation of industrial products and services.   But first, organizations must address […]

New Cisco Validated Designs offer customers more recipes for IoT success

In the kitchen, you strive to use the highest-quality ingredients possible. But you don’t typically serve one or two ingredients on a plate. Instead, you build a plan for what to serve and how to combine the ingredients to achieve the desired results. Unless you’re a culinary whiz, you probably want that information from someone […]