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February 24, 2020

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Customer Centricity: Elevating the Customer Experience

In recent months, I’ve had the pleasure of joining panels and attending industry events focused on the evolution of customer-centricity. A common theme that is top of mind everywhere is having the customer at the core of the marketing strategy. The customer’s buying behavior has changed. As the consumption of products and services continues to evolve, so…

ISTE 2019: How technology will change careers and industries over the next 10 years

A talk featuring research from Cisco and Oxford Economics at the ISTE edtech conference looked at “significant transformation” coming in the labor market. ISTE 2019: How technology will change careers and industries over the next 10 years Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/10666…

July 2, 2019

COLLABORATIONS

ISTE 2019: Cisco Simulator Sends Teachers to Mars for Hands-On Learning

https://edtechmagazine.com/k12/media/video/iste-2019-cisco-simulator-sends-teachers-mars-hands-learning Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/10667…

July 2, 2019

SECURITY

Cisco Live 2019: Cyberattacks Emerge Against the Internet Itself

Cisco’s threat intel group Talos discovered a Domain Name System attack that its director calls ‘incredibly concerning.   Original link:  https://biztechmagazine.com/article/2019/06/cisco-live-2019-cyberattacks-emerge-against-internet-itself   Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/c…

June 25, 2019

CORE NETWORKS

Enabling the Bank Workforce for the New Customer Experience

Consumers see the future of retail banking emerging in branches around the country. Fewer tellers are supplemented with advanced technology, and increasingly, mobile experiences bridge the gap between the consumer and the branch itself.   Link:  http://www.bankingexchange.com/news-feed/item/7918-enabling-the-bank-workforce-for-th…

June 11, 2019

CORE NETWORKS

Network Infrastructure: The Key to Retail Modernization

To paraphrase Mark Twain, the death of traditional retail has been greatly exaggerated. A majority of goods transacted in the U.S. in 2018 were sold in brick-and-mortar stores, according to all available analysis. But, of course, traditional retailers cannot ignore the constant disruption occurring in their industry. Digital’s share of retail has nea…

June 10, 2019

DIGITIZATION

IT and OT Convergence is Required for Digital Transformation

Numerous factors drive a company’s focus and initiatives when it comes to running their business. Improving shareholder return, maximizing profits, lowering costs, providing a great place to work, and a focus on customer satisfaction are a few of the main areas that we see when talking to our clients.   Link:  https://industrial-safety.m…

June 10, 2019

DIGITIZATION

Human Machine Interface: An Issue of Trust

One of the many unique aspects of the manufacturing industry is its diversity of operating systems in terms of purpose, vintage and version. Besides the real-time operating system of controls, you could argue the only other operating system within manufacturing is Windows. Although that is technically untrue, Windows certainly covers greater than 90 p…

Cisco is #3 Best Workplace in Latin America!

(Photo: Cisco Brazil team) Cisco has been ranked #3 best workplace across Latin America among multinational companies, according to the Great Place To Work Top 100 list. The Great Place to Work Institute held its annual awards ceremony on May 22 in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Central America and the Caribbean, simultane…