Australia & New Zealand

September 21, 2020

TRANSPORT

Cisco and UNSW announce Research Chair in Digital Transport

A new position of a Cisco Research Chair in Digital Transport at UNSW The aim of the chair is to advance data science and digitisation in transport to enhance the future of mobility, making it safer, more efficient and sustainable. The announcement is the next step in the partnership between Cisco and…

September 9, 2020

COUNTRY IMPACT

Helping to connect and scale Youthline’s important work throughout New Zealand

Every year on the 10th September, we stop and recognise World Suicide Prevention Day with the aim to challenge the social stigma around mental health, and raise awareness of suicide and suicide prevention around the globe. In New Zealand, the high rate of youth suicide is well documented, and most recently,…

September 1, 2020

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

‘A day for me’ across Australia & New Zealand

As part of its support for employees during this pandemic, Cisco offered the entire organisation a ‘day for you’ last Friday, for employees to spend how they wish. We asked our team to share how they spent the day across Australia & New Zealand, with varying experiences due to the current pandemic…

August 27, 2020

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Bringing your whole self to work: Cisco Pride

The Cisco team has a range of employee resource organisations made up of passionate individuals who champion and support the full range of diversity and inclusion at Cisco. In fact, it’s what makes Cisco such a great place to work – underpinned by a culture in which you are encouraged to bring your whole…

July 21, 2020

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Cisco named #1 Best Place to Work in Australia!

I am so proud to share that Great Place to Work has recognised Cisco as the #1 Best Workplace in Australia, for organisations with more than 1,000 employees. Cisco has been moving up the ranks over the last few years, from #3 in 2018, #2 in 2019 and now, #1! Each year, we’ve listened to the feedback from our…

June 30, 2020

SECURITY

Establish your first lines of defence with Cisco DUO & Umbrella

The Australian Government recently announced an increase in the malicious cyber activity against Australian networks and the current targeting of organisations by a sophisticated cyber actor, raising the alarm for many businesses across the country. Further to this, the Federal Government will…

June 26, 2020

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

“Technology is life changing!” Marleese Attilakos shares her impressions of working in tech for 20 years

Marleese Attilakos is the Commercial State Sales Manager for Cisco Australia and New Zealand, based in Melbourne.  Marleese has been in the ICT industry for 20 years, with a diverse set of skills under her belt as an analyst, sales executive and sales leader, as well as working in operations and the…

June 18, 2020

INDUSTRY

Industry and Universities partner for new National Industry Innovation Network

A new model for industry and universities to collaborate in addressing real-world industry challenges and respond to long-term national interests. The alliance builds and amplifies the joint innovation capability, combining the assets and expertise of industry and universities. Opportunity…

June 15, 2020

EDUCATION

Enabling Collaboration and Innovation in Teaching & Learning at Curtin University

Seeing how educators and administrators are finding new ways to use technology to enhance learning and teaching outcomes for students is quite amazing, especially when they share how they are leveraging the full capabilities of Cisco’s technology in innovative ways. In the past 15 years I have visited…