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Is Your Network Ready for Hybrid Learning?

Is Your Network Ready for Hybrid Learning?

Date: September 24, 2020 Author: Victoria Ryan This year, students are learning online and through hybrid models in unparalleled numbers. The digital divide continues to grow wider and expose inequalities in our education system.  Now more than ever, students,...

New Webex Meetings Enhancements

New Webex Meetings Enhancements

Date: September 23, 2020 Author: Selim Baygin Enhancements for a Video-First Experience It looks like working and learning from home are here to stay. Even when it’s safe to return to the office and school, we’re seeing some big benefits of hybrid work/school...

Faster, secure connections to cloud workloads

Faster, secure connections to cloud workloads

Date: September 9, 2020 Author: Imran Bashir As more and more enterprises move their business-critical workloads and applications to the Cloud, top of mind for many is to get the most secure and fast connection to the internet with minimal latency. The goal is moving...

Teaching in the COVID-19 Era

Teaching in the COVID-19 Era

Date: Jessica Highsmith Author: September 3, 2020 How do you keep teaching when being in your classroom isn’t an option? When COVID-19 emerged in late Winter 2020, organizations, governments and schools were forced to work from home nearly overnight. In the blink of...

The Need for Dynamic Health Capacity

The Need for Dynamic Health Capacity

Date: September 9, 2020 Author: Vishaal Kishore Never before in living memory have our health systems been so clearly and obviously challenged. They have been at the heart of the storm that is the present pandemic – simultaneously core to our response to COVID-19, and...

Say Hello to Box for Webex!

Say Hello to Box for Webex!

Author: Jono Luk Date: September 23, 2020 Box & Webex: Providing Better-Together Experiences By now I hope you’ve had a chance to see Chuck Robbins, Cisco CEO having a fireside chat with Aaron Levie, Box CEO, at BoxWorks Digital. Chuck and Aaron discussed a...

Cisco SD-WAN Enhances Microsoft 365 Optimization

Cisco SD-WAN Enhances Microsoft 365 Optimization

Author: Ian McLaughlin Date: September 23, 2020 Cisco SD-WAN’s Cloud OnRamp for SaaS has already made great strides in optimizing users’ SaaS experience with features like direct internet access and automatic optimal path selection. These features enable admins to...

Education Is Cisco’s Past, Present and Future

Education Is Cisco’s Past, Present and Future

Author: Brandon Casement Date: September 15, 2020 Building the Future of Education with Cisco Capital and Cisco Refresh  With over 1.2 billion children out of the classroom across 186 countries worldwide according to the World Economic Forum, the COVID-19 pandemic...

Keeping critical care equipment within reach

Keeping critical care equipment within reach

Author: Jessica Highsmith Date: September 3, 2020 Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust oversees several hospitals in West Yorkshire, England. Back in early Winter 2020, it was preparing to fight COVID-19. Like the rest of the world, it had little idea what...

Why Monitoring for Exposed Credentials is Important

Why Monitoring for Exposed Credentials is Important

 Author: ASi Networks Date: 06/26/2020 Our lives have become increasingly virtual as we fulfill of all our financial, legal, shopping and entertainment needs online. News of malware, phishing and data breaches flood headlines almost every day. However, most people...

Meet the nonprofits helping first responders

Meet the nonprofits helping first responders

Date: May 26, 2020 Author: Erin Connor When an emergency happens, first responders are individuals with specialized training who are among the first to arrive and provide assistance. Their response has been no different for the global pandemic. Cisco has always...

The Dawn of the Digital Learner

The Dawn of the Digital Learner

Date: May 26, 2020 Author: Neal Tilley This week, join us in #EducationNow with this first blog in a three-part miniseries on the transition to hybrid learning. With many educational organizations shifting their entire schedules to distance learning tools or full...

Leveraging The Power of Proximity

Leveraging The Power of Proximity

Author: Alex Allen Date: May 19, 2020 When I started in my role as the global lead for Customer Experience (CX) Inclusion & Collaboration, I was tasked with driving our organization to a more diverse, inclusive and conscious culture. I was lucky to be working for...

Providing Digital Security in a Changing World

Providing Digital Security in a Changing World

Author: Jennifer Boynton Date: 04/06/2020 The following is an excerpt from the 2019 CSR report. Cisco is the industry leader in creating safe and secure connections and applications for processing data. And in a world with more data, more users, and more services than...

How to Strengthen Your Security in 2020

How to Strengthen Your Security in 2020

Author: Angela Cannon Date: 04/06/2020 As part of the recent RSA Conference, we all got to see – either in-person or virtually – the latest and greatest technology coming out of the security industry. While events like this can certainly be helpful in guiding future...

Cisco wants its equipment back

Cisco wants its equipment back

Date: April 22, 2020 Author: Andrew Sage We’re celebrating Earth Day with Product Takeback and Reuse. “The Blue Marble” is a famous photograph of the Earth taken on December 7, 1972 by the crew of the Apollo 17 spacecraft en route to the Moon at a distance of about...

IT preparedness for COVID-19

IT preparedness for COVID-19

Date: March 16, 2020 Author: Todd Nightingale At Cisco, we have asked thousands of our employees around the world to work from home. Most of them came to the office every day. Other companies have also taken this step, and many more will do so soon. We are all...

Cisco Announces “Work from Home” Webex Contact Center

Cisco Announces “Work from Home” Webex Contact Center

Date: March 13, 2020 Author: Omar Tawakol With the widespread impact of COVID-19, it’s important to take care of ourselves, our families, our employees, and our customers.  Around the world, our business and personal lives have been impacted. Many companies are asking...