Moving to ‘Smart Zero’: Digital technologies to accelerate the transition to net zero

Cisco and Curtin University launch the ‘Smart Zero’ report, which details how advanced networks will accelerate progress towards Net Zero. Net Zero and digital are two of Australia’s biggest economic forces, and they are converging. Organisations that embrace digital technology and advanced…

May 24, 2022

FUTURE OF WORK

Cisco Study: Hybrid work is enhancing employee well-being, but needs to be more inclusive

News Summary 87% of employees in ASEAN say the ability to work from anywhere has made them happier Hybrid work has improved overall well-being, with 86% saying they saved money in the past year and 78% sharing they have gotten physically fitter Around 6 in 10 employees say productivity and quality of…

May 19, 2022

SERVICE PROVIDERS

VNPT Group cooperates with Cisco to develop next generation connectivity solutions for businesses in Vietnam

On May 17, 2022, in San Francisco, USA, the Prime Minister of Vietnam Pham Minh Chinh witnessed Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and Cisco signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The MoU outlined the cooperation in designing and bringing to market a flexible and appropriate…

Logistics leader leverages digital investments to become employer of choice

Logistics companies around the world faced an uphill battle during the pandemic – but it also accelerated their learning curve for all things digital. One of the most prominent logistics players in the Asia Pacific region, who leveraged their relationship with Cisco to transform their network during…

Cisco and Government of Malaysia unveil collaboration framework to help accelerate digitization

News Summary Malaysian Government and Cisco leadership hold official meeting on the fringes of the US-ASEAN Special Summit in Washington, DC to define digitization initiatives. Scope of collaboration includes partnering and leveraging expertise through Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration…

April 28, 2022

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Careers, connections, and Cisco ANZ VETs network

By Emma Crome, success programs manager, Cisco. Emma is also the new lead of the Cisco VETS employee network for veteran enablement and troop support.  Careers After graduating high school I enlisted into the Royal Australian Navy as a Communications Information Systems (CIS) sailor, initially…

April 27, 2022

SERVICE PROVIDERS

Cisco Marks World’s First with the Deployment of SRv6 Flex-Algo on SoftBank Corp.’s 5G Commercial Network

Japanese | English Agile and Advanced Traffic Engineering Enables SoftBank to Bring New Range of 5G Services to Market Cisco announced today that SoftBank Corp., a Japan-based operator that provides telecommunications services and combines them with advanced technologies to develop and operate…

April 27, 2022

CORPORATE NEWS

Cisco welcomes new country manager for New Zealand

Cisco has appointed a new country manager for New Zealand, with Garrett Heraty taking up the position, joining the senior leadership team from the 9 May 2022. Garrett brings experience from the USA, where he was most recently the client executive for Amazon. A global Cisco veteran, Garrett has worked…

April 26, 2022

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Securely realizing the ‘zero hardware footprint’ vision in the hybrid work era

IT service providers (ITSPs) have made a name for themselves helping customers in every industry make the transition to digital. Over the past decade, they’ve seen double digit growth, hit trillion-dollar revenue targets, and continue to make headway as a catalyst to the world’s demand for digital…