Country Digital Acceleration

University of South Pacific, Cisco, and Telecom Fiji Partner to Help Bridge the Digital Divide

30 November 2023 | The University of South Pacific (USP), a public research university with locations throughout a dozen countries in the Pacific Islands, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Cisco and Telecom Fiji to help bridge the digital divide and grow the South Pacific digital…

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…

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…

Moving to ‘Smart Zero’: Digital technologies to accelerate the transition to net zero

Cisco and Curtin University launch the ‘Smart Zero’ report, which details how advanced networks will accelerate progress towards Net Zero. Net Zero and digital are two of Australia’s biggest economic forces, and they are converging. Organisations that embrace digital technology and advanced…

Cisco and Government of Malaysia unveil collaboration framework to help accelerate digitization

News Summary Malaysian Government and Cisco leadership hold official meeting on the fringes of the US-ASEAN Special Summit in Washington, DC to define digitization initiatives. Scope of collaboration includes partnering and leveraging expertise through Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration…

April 21, 2022

INNOVATION

Cisco joins the celebration with Curtin University and partners with the successful Trailblazer Hub bid

Cisco is delighted to be a key industry partner in the Curtin University led Resources Technology and Critical Minerals Trailblazer Hub. This pathbreaking university – industry consortium is set to help drive impactful research and commercialisation in Australia’s resources technology and critical…

April 5, 2022

CYBERSECURITY

Cisco and A3C sign agreement to increase cybersecurity capability and skills in Australia

Cisco has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Australian Cyber Collaboration Centre (A3C) to further elevate cybersecurity capability and skills at a critical time, with the evolving cyber threat for critical infrastructure operators, and increased exposure to ransomware, phishing…