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July 10, 2019

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Securing Australia’s Education Institutions

Securing Australia’s Education Institutions The state of cyber readiness in the Australian education sector By Steve Moros, Director of Cybersecurity, Cisco Australia and New Zealand  Universities and TAFE institutions have a target on their back when it comes to cyber security.…

June 27, 2019

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Beyond the digital hype: how manufacturers are leveling up

いらっしゃいませ! We were proud and grateful to welcome 300 participants to Nagoya, Japan earlier this month for our annual Digital Manufacturing Summit. The event was a success in more ways than one. My main conclusion? Without a doubt, the manufacturing industry at large is entering a new phase of digital…

June 17, 2019

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Changing the customer experience game

Today, CIOs are in a state of uncertainty. They face enormous complexity in this cloud and digital world. They are pressured to reduce costs, they need to do a lot more with less, and frequently lack the skills and expertise needed to change. Most of all, businesses aren’t only thinking about buying…

May 9, 2019

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Treat cybersecurity like your house – how to stay secure online

By Steve Moros, Director of Cybersecurity, Cisco Australia and New Zealand    As our time online increases and as we use the internet more and more, protecting our online footprint and data is key. This is especially important as our mobile connectivity increases. Australia’s mobile…

May 7, 2019

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On Moving House, Internet Shopping and High Efficiency Wireless

They say the only constant is change. And certainly, within the technology space, that is an understatement. Technology has been changing at an unprecedented rate, with each evolution building upon what came before, and revolutions resulting as different technologies are combined in innovative…

April 22, 2019

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Tearing down the walls: transcending organizational silos using multi-domain architectures

Operating in silos is one of the biggest barriers to an organization’s ability to deliver great customer value. Typically, siloed companies have teams that focus only on their department objectives, rarely share information outside their department, and shun cross-functional collaboration.…

April 12, 2019

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Cybersecurity for the Small and Mighty

60% of all hacked SMBs go out of business after six months, according to the US National Cyber Security Alliance. This is unsurprising because the impact of cyber breaches on SMBs can deliver knock-out punches on multiple fronts. To begin with, the financial impact of global cyber breaches on SMBs quadruples…

April 12, 2019

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How to get stuff done as a woman in tech

Allyson Corcoran, Director of Service Sales, Cisco ANZ has been in the technology industry in a range of roles for 27 years.  Allyson is part of the Connected Women’s Network, an employee led initiative that supports a range of initiatives to help attract and retain women in technology,…

March 26, 2019

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An Asia Pacific Lens on the Latest CISO Benchmark Study

Cisco recently released the fifth edition of our CISO Benchmark Study which surveyed over 3,000 security leaders across 18 countries on the state of the CISO. With more data, more devices, and more applications, businesses and governments have more to protect. IT teams today are tasked with driving…