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March 7, 2019

PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Winners announced for Cisco’s inaugural Women in IT Awards

Winners announced for Cisco’s inaugural Women in IT Awards Today Cisco announced the winners for the inaugural Women in IT Awards, at the Cisco Live Melbourne technology conference. Seven women in the technology industry were recognised for their excellence across the industry, winning awards…

March 6, 2019

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Cisco ANZ recognises Partner Award Winners and announces Innovation Challenge at Cisco Live Melbourne

  Cisco ANZ recognises Partner Award Winners at Cisco Live Melbourne     At Cisco, we’re committed to working with our partners to succeed, together. We feel it’s important to take a minute to recognise our top-performing partners for their achievements.  …

March 5, 2019

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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

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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…

January 21, 2019

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Top 10 Trends for ICT in 2019

The following is a summary of predictions of the ICT trends for 2019, selected due to their impact on the networking industry and forecast what is expected to happen or start happening, within the next 12 months.    "Intuition is nothing but the outcome of earlier intellectual experience",…

January 18, 2019

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thingQbator: Fostering innovation in a world of boundless opportunities

As I travel back to my alma mater, Indian Institute of Technology Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU), I have been thinking of how much the world has changed in the 26 years since I graduated.  During my student days, the ultimate dream was to either go to the US for further studies, pursue an MBA with…

January 17, 2019

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Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020”

Japanese      English In the Japanese Zodiac, Boars represent courage and adventure and have a pioneering spirit. They are good natured, fun, resilient with a strong sense of empathy.  These traits will be essential to a successful 2019, a year in Japan where digital transitions…

January 17, 2019

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Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (2)

1. Power a Multicloud World We live in a multicloud world. Using multiple clouds from different providers has become the new normal. But this new normal is not easy to operationalize and secure.  Organizations are challenged to deal with the increased complexity across data, policy, and security…

January 17, 2019

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Predictions for 2019 : The year of the boar (Inoshishi “亥”) on the road to ”2020” (3)

3. Cybersecurity front and center With Digitization trends accelerating, Cybersecurity becomes THE top priority for customers in 2019. As they move more services and applications to the cloud and connect more devices to the network, as well as supporting an even greater mobile workforce and customer…