optimization

February 12, 2019

INNOVATION

Optimizing Cloud Resources + Reducing Your Carbon Footprint with TimeBox

Scheduling and optimizing cloud resources is not a new idea, but using genetic modelling-based AI to solve for it may just be. This article shares how TimeBox is taking cloud resource optimization at Cisco to new heights.

October 23, 2017

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Why Informed Decisions with Analytics are Key to Sporting and Business Success

In sports, coaches painstakingly monitor professional athletes to insure top performance. Cisco Business Critical Services performs the same way for organizations, providing unparalleled results.

February 3, 2016

DATA CENTER

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 […]

September 3, 2015

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Point of View: Optimisation, Monetisation and Customer Privacy

Guest blog from Paul Jesemann, Cisco Solution Consultant, Mobile Architecture, APJ In June, a mobile operator in India was accused of spying on its customers by inserting a javascript in browsing sessions on its 3G network. The service provider admitted it was using a solution to help customers keep track of data usage, yet in […]

February 5, 2015

DATA CENTER

Your Design Engineers Need Support and ‘Expertise on Tap’ Too!

If you are involved in designing, supporting or managing a data center, you will undoubtedly rely on technical support services from one or more vendors.  Running your data center, there...

October 13, 2014

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Cox Communications and Cisco Jointly Present on Innovations in Network Monetization and Optimization

Project Illustrates How Software Defined Network (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) Work in Concert to Enhance How Networks are Designed, Operated, and Monetized Last week, I blogged about some...

July 7, 2014

DATA CENTER

Governing the World of Many Clouds with Cisco Cloud Consumption Optimization Service

CIOs face a scary reality. They only know about 5-10% of the cloud applications that are being used within their organization. This shadow IT is ripping holes in their security strategies. In fact, a recent Forrester study cited that 43% of respondents said they believed shadow IT practices were major threats to their respective organizations. […]

June 18, 2014

ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

IWAN Wed: Is FIFA supported on the ISR?

Food for thought The other day, I went to the café to grab my lunch and notice something that got me thinking of an IT problem we’re going to see more and more. I’m not a soccer sport fan but of course I am aware of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ event that is happening. […]