Olympic Games

July 28, 2021

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Enabling Global Sporting Events: Top 5 Challenges

With one of the world’s largest sporting events on the horizon, get a behind-the-scenes look from one of Cisco’s Distinguished engineers on how they plan, implement, and overcome unique IT challenges enabling best-in-class live event digital experiences.

NBC and a Gold Medal (Network) Performance

This will be NBC Universal’s (NBCU) first ever all-IP International Broadcast Center operation at the Olympic Games, powered by a Cisco network. NBCUniversal (NBCU) will deliver more than 7,000 hours of content from the 2021 Tokyo Games to viewers. The moment those cameras capture the image, it starts encoding. That image is then transferred, via a network, by producers in the control room to viewers across the nation. It is then distributed to the consumer in 4k - and it all happens in a moment.

April 5, 2018

WE ARE CISCO

Off-The-Chart Cisco Perks

After these Cisconians were nominated as MVPs of their teams they got trips to the NBA All-Star Game and Pyeong Chang Winter Olympics!

February 22, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Joining the (Olympic) Movement to #SeeHer in the Media

The #SeeHer movement is a global effort, led by the Association of National Advertisers, to accurately portray all women and girls in the media.

February 12, 2018

THREAT RESEARCH

Olympic Destroyer Takes Aim At Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics this year is being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Guardian, a UK Newspaper reported an article that suggested the Olympic computer systems suffered technical issues during...

February 8, 2018

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Celebrating 10 years of Olympics partnership with NBC

As the 2018 Olympic Winter Games get underway in PyeongChang, South Korea, Cisco is proud to once again play a key role in delivering content from the world’s largest sporting event.

March 31, 2017

SECURITY

Cisco Securely Connects the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The Olympic Games represent the pinnacle of athleticism and excellence on the world stage like no other event. The scale of the preparation and production that goes into them is absolutely massive. That’s why providing connectivity and security to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio was both a challenge and a great honor for Cisco. […]

CSR Volunteer Program Connects Employees to Students and Instructors in Rio

The final countdown to the 2016 Olympic Games is on – the Opening Ceremonies are a week away, and people around the world are working tirelessly to ensure that everything runs smoothly and efficiently. Cisco is an official supporter of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we are dedicated to leaving a lasting impact in […]