Data-Driven Hacks Part 2: How Can You Master the Past to Own the Future?
I have four hacks—all driven by data—that can help your organization benefit from a vast array of insights. Here’s hack No. 1.
Watch On-Demand: The Future of Retail Webinar
Retail is an industry in transition. As customer expectations rise and personalized experiences become the norm, many retailers look to technology as a potential solution … but given the complexity...
NRF 2018: The Power of the Cisco Partner Ecosystem Inside the Toy Box!
This week, at the 2018 National Retail Federation show we will address this digital disruption concept by creating our own toy store as Cisco and its partner ecosystem presents the ToyBox , a fully functional retail store enabled through a variety of technologies located at booth 2052 inside the Javits Center in New York City.
Back to School 2017 Takeaways on the Customer Experience
Back to school (BTS) 2017 is officially in the books, and retailers are getting ready for the upcoming holiday season. Now is the time to reflect on key lessons learned for retailers. This year’s back-to-school sales were projected to be the most successful in the last five years, with total combined spending for college and […]
A Tale of Two Shopping Experiences
It’s a scary time to be a retailer. Every day, new reports surface about another round of store closures. So how does today’s retailer stay relevant?
Programmable Retail: Writing Intentions and Reading the Status of Your Business from the Network
These are certainly not easy times to be a retailer. Recently, our colleagues in Europe started to think about how to address many of today’s issues with “programmable retail,” the ability to write intentions and read the status of your business from the network. The weather, what a celebrity wore, a winning recipe from a […]
Securing Your Retail Network with Cisco SAFE in the Age of WannaCry
Thousands of companies around the globe were affected this week by a major ransomware attack called WannaCry. Ransomware is a type of cyberattack that encrypts data until the user pays a specified fee, and is one of the industry’s top evolving cyberthreats. As these and other threats continue to proliferate, the Cisco SAFE Threat Defense […]
Understanding Today’s Security Landscape
In the digital age, the security landscape only continues to become more complex, and well into 2017, we continue to witness the escalation of security threats across almost every industry. Especially, we are seeing a marked increase in the sophistication of security threats as they hit the front page news. Why do hackers want your […]