Cisco Systems

Cisco Workplace Transformation

Project Workplace<p>Next Generation Meetings<p>Apple and Cisco Partnership<p>Cisco Spark Board<p>Driving Adoption<p>Digital Buildings<p>Digital Transformation by Cisco<p>Understanding Workplace Performance<p>RSA Group brought all London employees under one roof with a Cisco® Unified Access solution.<p><i>"We're saving millions</i> …

Networking

How Arista Networks Is Succeeding in the Battle for the Data Center

By focusing on software and using cheaper suppliers, Arista is making headway.<p>If you've had your head in the sand for the past five years, you might …

Investing

Virtual Blocks

Co-author Bhumik Patel – Partner Architect, VMware<p><b>Overview</b><p>Today, we are pleased to announce the much awaited support for VMware vSAN on Cisco UCS …

Big Data

IBM STORAGE ENHANCEMENTS FOR vSPHERE WEB CLIENT PLUG-IN SOLUTION

The recently certified IBM Storage Enhancements for vSphere Web Client Plug-in is one of the most popular VMware integration points that our storage …

IBM

Cisco Patches Critical IOx Vulnerability

Cisco Systems patched a critical vulnerability Wednesday that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute remote code on affected …

Information Security

Simplicity Powers Digital Transformation

Digital Transformation<p>Pankaj Gupta - March 21, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>Digital transformation is creating new business models, new customer experiences and improving workforce experience. It is changing the way we work, live and play. It involves connecting millions of endpoints and disparate types of …

How Can IoT Accelerate Digital Transformation?

Digital Transformation<p>Srinivas Hanabe - March 23, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>To participate in the #Ciscochat:<p>Make sure you’re logged into your Twitter account.<br>• Follow @CiscoServices and @Cisco_IoT on Twitter.<br>• Search for the #CiscoChat hashtag and click on the Latest tab.<br>• Add to the conversation by using the …

Networking

Technology Short Take #80

24 March 2017 · Filed in Information<p>Welcome to Technology Short Take #80! This post is a week late (I try to publish these every other Friday), so my …

DevOps

SQL Server VM Performance with VMware vSphere 6.5 - VMware VROOM! Blog

Achieving optimal SQL Server performance on vSphere has been a constant focus here at VMware; I’ve published past performance studies with vSphere …

Databases

Cisco's 'Spark' board is basically a giant iPad, but it makes sense

When was the last time you used a dedicated video conferencing room over a video call on Skype, Slack, or FaceTime?<p>This realisation has seemingly hit Cisco Systems, which is pushing a new "smart" whiteboard to the market.<p>It's basically a giant iPad mounted on the wall. But it makes sense.<p>Over the …

Video Conferencing

Cisco Systems closes on $3.7B AppDynamics purchase

Cisco Systems (CSCO +0.4%) has closed on its acquisition of AppDynamics (Pending:APPD), a $3.7B cash and assumed-equity deal it sealed in the hours …

Business

Cisco and AppDynamics Close Their Blockbuster Deal

Cisco's $3.7 billion cash deal to acquire software unicorn AppDynamics, announced in January, is now officially in the books.<p>To commemorate the …

Markets

Senate Votes to Allow ISPs to Legally Sell Your Browsing History Without Permission

News<p>Continuum News - March 23, 2017<p>In what the <i>LA Times</i> called a “norrow vote,” the Senate yesterday overturned privacy rules passed last year by the FCC. The rules are intended to keep individual user’s browsing history and usage data private by requiring that they obtain legal permission …

Net Neutrality

Wondering who will speak at the OpenStack Summit?

Cloud<p>Ali Amagasu - March 22, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>A couple weeks ago I posted about the OpenStack Summit speaker selection process. I shared an interview with one of the track chairs, Gary Kevorkian. I speculated about how much or how little the voting process impacts the choices the organizers make. …

OpenStack

Biz Break: Cisco Systems says more than 300 models of switches are vulnerable to CIA hacks

<b>Top of the Order:</b><p><b>No Can Do:</b> Cisco Systems may not be the hippest tech company around. It doesn’t make iPhones. It’s not a platform for President …

Cisco finds switch ‘vulnerability’ in Wikileaks’ Vault 7 disclosure

Cisco Systems warned that hundreds of models of its switches, mainly sold to enterprise users, can be remotely hacked, potentially allowing malicious …

Cybersecurity

Cisco's WikiLeaks Vault7 RCE vulnerability in context

Cisco issued a security bulletin on March 17, disclosing a remote code execution vulnerability in the Cluster Management Protocol function of IOS and …

Information Security

Cisco Systems Dividend Stock Analysis

Whoa! Shaking off the cobwebs on my full-on dividend stock analysis skills here. It’s been quite some time since I’ve independently wrote an article …

Stocks

Microsoft Intros Its Own Version Of Playable Ads

by , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan,<p>Microsoft's Playable Ads mobile ad unit, previewed last week, lets mobile users interact with ads and apps without …

Microsoft

Ericsson chairman tamps down Cisco merger speculation

Responding to speculation, Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) Chairman Leif Johansson says he's not taken part in any talks over a potential merger deal with …

Business

HPE unveils a new SimpliVity appliance

Two months after acquiring SimpliVity for US$650 million, Hewlett Packard Enterprise is beginning to reshape the company's converged infrastructure …

Technology (Australia)

Why Do Architectures Matter?

Partner<p>Nirav Sheth - March 21, 2017 - 1 Comment<p>During the many events I attend each year, we hear one consistent piece of feedback from Cisco partners: to get a better understanding of the solutions that will make them more profitable. The great news? Opportunities are limitless, particularly in …

Networking

Necurs Botnet Diversifies with Stock Manipulation Instead of Ransomware

Featured<p>Owen Lystrup - March 21, 2017<p>Necurs, called the largest spam botnet in the world, has been dormant for months, but appears to have returned with a new attack method of pumping penny stocks through spam e-mail and cashing in by dumping them after a value spike.<p>Researchers at Cisco’s Talos …

Ransomware

Embrace Innovation Where Applications Meet Infrastructure

Enterprise Networks<p>Michael Koons - March 21, 2017 - 3 Comments<p>Cisco’s continued innovative approach is guided by Systems Engineers taking action on their experiences at the forefront of business change. This is a group of people who are passionate about technology and leading market …

Innovation

Experiencing Collaboration at Enterprise Connect

Cisco Blog > Collaboration<p>Collaboration<p>Jens Meggers - March 21, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>I’m really excited for next week’s Enterprise Connect in Orlando. Why? Because this show is so focused on what matters most to us: <i>Collaboration.</i><p>We’re looking forward to having you experience our latest products in our …

Collaboration

Cisco's Investigation into Vault 7 Leak Uncovers 0-Day Affecting 318 Products

Over 300 Cisco products are affected by a zero-day vulnerability Cisco discovered last week, and for which no patch is available at the time of …

Hydrogen

Cisco Wave2 site survey how-to

Would you like to terminate autoinstall? [yes]: <b>yes</b><br>Enter Administrative User Name (24 characters max): <b>admin</b> <br>Enter Administrative Password (3 to 24 …

Ethical Hacking

From 2 AM Router Parties to the Meraki Dashboard « Cisco Meraki Blog

Imagine walking into a room full of your closest colleagues, only to see them huddled around a desk and crouched over a laptop with multiple routers on the side. Now imagine this room is not your office, but actually a hotel room in a completely different city.<p>And those routers? Those are but a …

Networking

The Importance of Standards, IETF, and Interop to Collaboration at Cisco

Cisco Blog > Collaboration<p>Collaboration<p>Jonathan Rosenberg - March 20, 2017 - 1 Comment<p>For those of you who know me, you know that I’ve dedicated much of my career to the development of Internet standards. The Session Initiation Protocol – RFC 3261 (SIP) was part of joint research I did with …

Networking

FOCUS: Collaboration | The Network

<b>Focus Magazine:</b> You're Cisco's SVP of IoT and Applications. That's a big title, but can you explain what that means and what you oversee? <b><br>Rowan Trollope:</b> I joined Cisco almost 4 years ago to lead the Collaboration Technologies team. During that time, we have revitalized Cisco's collaboration …

Collaboration