Articles

6 February 2024

SUSTAINABILITY

Cisco Improves Sustainability of European Operations with New 15-Year Solar Energy Agreement in Spain

Owned and operated by IGNIS, Cisco anticipates that the Spanish solar plant will provide enough solar energy to match 100% of its European operations’ annual electricity needs* The deal involves a 37-MWac new-built solar plant in a Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) which will generate approximately 80,000 MWh of electricity per year (60,000 MWh allocated…

4 December 2023

EDUCATION

Cisco Partners With UK’s First Biophilic School to Help Connect the Classroom with Nature

Cisco, the Department for Education (DfE) and St Mary's Catholic Voluntary Academy in Derby are using technology to blur the lines between the natural world and the classroom, in what is set to be the UK’s first purpose-built biophilic school, opening today.

Paving the Road to a Digital Future in South Africa

Cisco Collaborates with DCDT to Launch New Phase of Country Digital Acceleration Program News Summary: Cisco signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Africa’s Department of Communications and Digital Technology (DCDT) to help further develop and strengthen the country’s digital economy. The collaboration will focus on economic development,…

11 October 2023

COLLABORATION

Cisco announces Sovereign Controls for Webex European Customers Together with Eviden and Deutsche Telekom

News Summary Cisco Webex to deliver sovereign controls for European customers, together with Deutsche Telekom and Eviden, an Atos business. With these controls, encryption keys for Webex Meetings, Messaging and Calling User-Generated Information are hosted and effectively controlled by trusted European partners. Key management controls will be operated…

4 August 2023

CORPORATE NEWS

Cisco Appoints Oliver Tuszik as New President for Cisco Europe, Middle East, and Africa

As new President for Cisco EMEA, Oliver Tuszik will advance significant digitisation and innovation across the EMEA region to enable more agile, resilient, and sustainable business models and supply chains.

12 July 2023

ENERGY/UTILITIES

Snam Digitizes Gas Distribution Network with Next-Generation Cisco Technologies

Snam and Cisco today announced the creation of a new multi-service optical network to remotely manage the national gas distribution infrastructure, including the use of data and algorithms to provide predictive maintenance and advanced services.

25 May 2023

SECURITY

Cisco Launches Skills Programmes to Help Improve the Cybersecurity Resilience of Greater Manchester

Cisco today announced that it is joining the Greater Manchester Digital Security Hub (DiSH), launching cyber skills programmes to improve security resilience of the region.

30 March 2023

PEOPLE & CULTURE

Cisco and Multiverse Join Forces to Accelerate Tech Talent in Greater Manchester

Cisco today announced its training partnership with Multiverse to fund and tailor professional apprenticeships for employees in its partner ecosystem in the Greater Manchester area. The Tech Talent Accelerator programme will focus on business-critical skills in digital transformation and data analytics, helping to accelerate digital careers in the region.

9 March 2023

INNOVATION

Cisco and the University of Edinburgh launch Quantum and AI Centre of Excellence

The University of Edinburgh has established a new software centre of excellence with Cisco. The centre will fund research projects over the next five years to deliver leading-edge software solutions, with particular focus on quantum computing, artificial intelligence (AI), and cyber security.