Australia & New Zealand

Cisco & National Transport Commission Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Cisco & National Transport Commission Sign Memorandum of Understanding Advancing Digital Skills in Rail 5 May 2023 | Cisco has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Transport Commission (NTC), to accelerate the development of digital rail skills across Australia and…

March 22, 2023

CYBERSECURITY

Only 14% of Organisations in New Zealand Have a Cybersecurity Posture ‘Mature’ Enough to Defend against the Threats …

Only 14% of Organisations in New Zealand Have a Cybersecurity Posture ‘Mature’ Enough to Defend against the Threats of a Hybrid World News Summary: Readiness is critical: 88% respondents said they expect a cybersecurity incident to disrupt their business in the next 12 to 24 months The cost of being…

March 22, 2023

CYBERSECURITY

Only 11% of Companies in Australia Surveyed are Ready to Defend Against Cybersecurity Threats

Australian News Summary: Readiness is critical: 92% respondents said they expect a cybersecurity incident to disrupt their business in the next 12 to 24 months The cost of being unprepared can be substantial as 70% of respondents said they had a cybersecurity incident in the last 12 months, which…

March 10, 2023

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Working towards a gender equal future -Reflections on Innovation

Reflecting on International Women’s Day and the theme this year is cracking the code: innovation for a gender equal future. In STEM industries, women make up about 27% of the workforce on average. There is clearly more to do to achieve a gender equal future. Cisco Australia was recently recognised…

February 15, 2023

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Lunar New Year & Me | Cisco’s Connected Asian Affinity Network

Lunar New Year is a key cultural moment in the calendar for many, with more than 17 percent of the workforce in Australia celebrating it. At Cisco, we have 280 employees who are part of an inclusive community known as the Connected Asian Affinity Network (CAAN), which advocates for Pan-Asian talent,…

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…