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

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…

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 4, 2019

DIGITIZATION

Bridging the Gap to Economic Vitality in Latin America

There’s no better place to talk about bridging the gap to economic vitality in Latin America than in Miami where the 6th annual eMerge Americas conference recently took place. eMerge brings together business and government leaders who are transforming industries, countries, and lives with innovative digital technology. eMerge organizers purposeful…

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…

May 21, 2019

CORE NETWORKS

The Retail Moments That Matter Most — “Optimize Me”

https://retailtouchpoints.tumblr.com/post/185012972627/the-retail-moments-that-matter-most-optimize Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/10537…

May 20, 2019

CORE NETWORKS

Bottled Better: Coca-Cola’s Connected Factory approach

https://blogs.cisco.com/manufacturing/bottled-better-coca-colas-connected-factory-approach Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/10530…

May 20, 2019

DATA CENTRE

Sharp Faced Challenge of Upgrading IT Infrastructure with Legacy Apps

https://hitinfrastructure.com/news/sharp-faced-challenge-of-upgrading-it-infrastructure-with-legacy-apps Originally Posted at: https://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/10532…