Australia & New Zealand

December 16, 2022

PARTNERS/CHANNEL

Award winning predictive flood warning prototype gains traction with Australian councils ahead of Cisco Live 2022

After winning the 2022 Cisco Global Digital Sustainability Challenge Award for the APJC region in June with their Flood Node submission, Madison Technologies have been developing the initial concept and have created the first prototype. The Cisco Global Digital Sustainability Challenge asked…

November 30, 2022

CYBERSECURITY

Common enemy, common response for cybersecurity

Every day the world increasingly relies on the flow of digital information – from banking to education to travel to health – it Is vital. The way that we want to work and live relies heavily on our ability to securely access whenever we want it, wherever we want it. Breaches are in the news more frequently…

November 22, 2022

PRESS KIT

Australia must accelerate to capture digital readiness advantage | Digital Readiness Index 2022

Australia must accelerate to capture digital readiness advantage Drops in global ranking, divided across state and territories Australia ranks 16th of 146 countries in the Cisco Digital Readiness Index. Australia drops from 10thplace in 2017 and 12th in 2019 however, still ranks among the highest…

October 31, 2022

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Cisco in step to support cerebral palsy. Raises $20,000+ through STEPtember

Every 20 hours, an Australian child is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Cerebral palsy is the most common lifelong physical disability in the world, affecting 18 million people worldwide. It’s caused by damage to the developing brain during pregnancy, birth, or shortly after birth, and it directly…

October 31, 2022

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

From good to great: Helping talented people shine with the ‘Emerging Talent’ group

‘Emerging Talent’ is a community within Cisco focused on supporting people’s career journeys, with particularly focus on helping them shine and unlock their goals. One of the first questions we get asked when someone joins, or is interested in joining, is: ‘what is the group and where did it ‘emerge’…

October 27, 2022

PRESS KIT

Cisco Study: Kiwi employees say hybrid work makes them happier & more productive, but more needs to be done

Cisco Study: Kiwi employees say hybrid work makes them happier & more productive, but more needs to be done to make it more inclusive and flexible 26 October 2022 | News summary  83.2% of New Zealand employees say the ability to work from anywhere has made them happier  63.2% of employees felt that…

Cisco and the University of Canberra establish a National Cybersecurity Partnership

Improving Australia’s cybersecurity resilience is the aim of a new partnership between global technology company Cisco and the University of Canberra. The partnership includes: The establishment of Innovation Central Canberra – a hub for industry and government to validate cybersecurity…

August 24, 2022

EDUCATION

Equity and Access in K-12: The role technology and industry have to play

I am constantly reminded of the transformative potential of education, but never more so when I share a room with passionate educators. I had the opportunity to do this in August as part of the Education Summit held in Perth. The stories and insights from education experts focused on the theme for the…

Cisco & RMIT University: Technology key to transforming systemic deficiencies in Australia’s aged care sector

News Summary RMIT-Cisco’s Health Transformation Lab launches report: Transforming aged care – towards a future in which digitisation drives respect and connection, in response to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. Digital opportunity exists among a range of challenges, but…