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May 14, 2019

INNOVATION

Rare opportunity – Cisco & Curtin Chair for Intent Based Networking

In partnership with Curtin University, Cisco is calling for applicants to the role of its recently announced Chair for Global Centre for Intent Based Networking to lead dedicated academic staff and a Cisco Digital Networking Architecture (DNA) lab environment.  This initiative…

May 7, 2019

INNOVATION

On Moving House, Internet Shopping and High Efficiency Wireless

They say the only constant is change. And certainly, within the technology space, that is an understatement. Technology has been changing at an unprecedented rate, with each evolution building upon what came before, and revolutions resulting as different technologies are combined in innovative…

April 22, 2019

DATA CENTRE

Tearing down the walls: transcending organizational silos using multi-domain architectures

Operating in silos is one of the biggest barriers to an organization’s ability to deliver great customer value. Typically, siloed companies have teams that focus only on their department objectives, rarely share information outside their department, and shun cross-functional collaboration.…

April 12, 2019

DIGITIZATION

Cybersecurity for the Small and Mighty

60% of all hacked SMBs go out of business after six months, according to the US National Cyber Security Alliance. This is unsurprising because the impact of cyber breaches on SMBs can deliver knock-out punches on multiple fronts. To begin with, the financial impact of global cyber breaches on SMBs quadruples…

March 28, 2019

SMB

Use technology to lead and not just to keep pace with

The day isn’t far when Internet connectivity will be considered as a human right across the world. Today, a high speed internet is far more important than certain basic necessities of life. And we often take it for granted, but do we always get fast, reliable and secure connectivity. For SMBs, it is the…

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 19, 2019

SERVICE PROVIDERS

Three reasons why we’ve just had our best SP Summit yet, and there’s more in store

I had the privilege of being part of this year’s SP Summit, a key part of Cisco Live Melbourne 2019. SP Summit is a key event on our regional Cisco calendar, a priceless opportunity for our key executives, both in the Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China region as well as our leaders with a global…

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 18, 2019

CORPORATE NEWS

We’re digitizing faster than ever – and it’s still not fast enough

The velocity with which enterprises are digitizing has never been so high. And yet, we need to move even faster. In every industry in Asia Pacific, Japan and China, technology is accelerating with break-neck speed. Singapore’s Changi airport is kept clean by housekeeping robots. Panasonic…