Thought Leadership

March 26, 2019

DIGITIZATION

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…

March 6, 2019

CORPORATE NEWS

Cisco ANZ recognises Partner Award Winners and announces Innovation Challenge at Cisco Live Melbourne

  Cisco ANZ recognises Partner Award Winners at Cisco Live Melbourne     At Cisco, we’re committed to working with our partners to succeed, together. We feel it’s important to take a minute to recognise our top-performing partners for their achievements.   Earlier today, during…

March 5, 2019

CORPORATE NEWS

Introducing the Cisco SMB Inspire Series

I’m Bidhan, and I look after our SMB business in Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China. I often meet with SMBs in the region to find out what keeps you up at night and learn something new from you every day. SMBs in my network tell me about the challenges they face and what they are doing to address them. I’…

February 26, 2019

DIGITIZATION

Cisco lays out $61 Million investment plan to accelerate Australia’s digitisation and positively impact the community, …

Australia – 26th February 2019 –  Cisco today announced a plan to invest of $61 Million AUD over the next three years to help drive Australia’s secure digital transformation, with a focus on inclusive growth, skills development and innovation in industries where Australia is placed to be a global…

January 21, 2019

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

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 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,…

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…