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February 18, 2019

CORPORATE NEWS

We’re digitizing faster than ever – and it’s still not fast enough

The velocity with which enterprises are digitizing has never been so high. And yet, we need to move even faster. In every industry in Asia Pacific, Japan and China, technology is accelerating with break-neck speed. Singapore’s Changi airport is kept clean by housekeeping robots. Panasonic…

January 21, 2019

DIGITIZATION

Top 10 Trends for ICT in 2019

The following is a summary of predictions of the ICT trends for 2019, selected due to their impact on the networking industry and forecast what is expected to happen or start happening, within the next 12 months.    "Intuition is nothing but the outcome of earlier intellectual experience",…

January 18, 2019

DIGITIZATION

thingQbator: Fostering innovation in a world of boundless opportunities

As I travel back to my alma mater, Indian Institute of Technology Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU), I have been thinking of how much the world has changed in the 26 years since I graduated.  During my student days, the ultimate dream was to either go to the US for further studies, pursue an MBA with…

January 17, 2019

CLOUD

Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020”

Japanese      English In the Japanese Zodiac, Boars represent courage and adventure and have a pioneering spirit. They are good natured, fun, resilient with a strong sense of empathy.  These traits will be essential to a successful 2019, a year in Japan where digital transitions…

January 17, 2019

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (2)

1. Power a Multicloud World We live in a multicloud world. Using multiple clouds from different providers has become the new normal. But this new normal is not easy to operationalize and secure.  Organizations are challenged to deal with the increased complexity across data, policy, and security…

January 17, 2019

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (3)

3. Cybersecurity front and center With Digitization trends accelerating, Cybersecurity becomes THE top priority for customers in 2019. As they move more services and applications to the cloud and connect more devices to the network, as well as supporting an even greater mobile workforce and customer…

January 17, 2019

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (5)

5. Augmented Reality (AR) and Location-Based Services (LBS) Technologies to Transform Experience Augmented Reality (AR) and Location-Based Services (LBS) technologies have been experiencing tremendous consumer uptake and are poised for explosive growth in industries such as healthcare,…

January 17, 2019

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (6)

7. Embracing Talent from Everywhere Lastly, to realize the full potential of secure digital transformation, it is going to take a significant amount of new talent and investment. It’s going to require all of us to double down in building and hiring skills around cyber security, artificial intelligence,…

December 27, 2018

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

A wrap-up of the year in Cisco Australia & New Zealand

Well that was 2018! What a year it has been – filled with world firsts, new innovations, key announcements, executive visits, volunteering, mentoring, awards and more! As we officially shutdown for the year, It’s always great to reflect on the impact and highlights throughout the year.…