Articles

15 May 2020

PEOPLE & CULTURE

Sound ethics, close teams, and great opportunities make Cisco Poland ‘legendary’ to work for

Poland has taken home its third Great Place To Work win in a row (and it's fifth overall). So what is Cisco doing right, and what can other businesses learn from this?

12 May 2020

PEOPLE & CULTURE

Q&A with Stefania Capelli, HR Leader, Italy: What makes a company ‘great’ to work for?

Cisco Italy has been voted #1 'Great Place to Work' in Italy for an astonishing fifth time in a row. The EMEAR team asked Stefania Capelli, Cisco Italy's HR Leader, what lessons other businesses can draw from the factors behind the win, and how they can go about improving their workplace cultures.

17 April 2020

COLLABORATION

‘A day in the life’ of Cisco collaboration leaders in EMEAR

We spoke to three of Cisco’s Collaboration leaders in EMEAR for some ‘behind the scenes’ perspectives on how they and their staff are reacting to the sudden surge in demand for collaboration solutions...

7 April 2020

COLLABORATION

Cisco Webex helps Italian prisoners maintain contact with their families

For prisoners, the ability to maintain contact with family plays an important role in individual well-being. Cisco has worked with a number of institutions to allow prisoners in Italy to continue to hold meetings with family via Webex during these unprecedented times.

Welcome to the inspiration factory: Inside the Barcelona innovation centre

Ca l’Alier in Barcelona, Spain, does not look like a place where the future is being built. But don’t be fooled. This is home to one of Cisco's 12 Co-Innovation Centres.

27 March 2020

COLLABORATION

Using WebEx at home: Tech tips to ensure a great experience

Whether you’re a Webex veteran, or using it for the first time, here are a few handy tech tips to help you enjoy the best Webex experience at home.

20 March 2020

COLLABORATION

Cisco Italy: Showing #TorinoCityLove by helping government and seniors connect

To support the Municipality of Turin during these unprecedented times Cisco has donated a number of free WebEx accounts and physical Telepresence systems to allow municipal authorities to communicate with the media. It has also donated a number of DX80 Teleconferencing systems to a nursing home allowing elderly guests to continue to meet their relatives virtually.

13 March 2020

EDUCATION

For prison inmates, tech skills promise a new future

All around the world Cisco Networking Academy is sowing hope for prisoners with few prospects for a better life. With classes that range from basic IT skills to advanced cybersecurity, inmates gain real-world skills and, equally important, confidence.

3 March 2020

PUBLIC SECTOR

Transforming the way we get around

Global Innovation Officer Guy Diedrich examines how Cisco's Country Digital Acceleration program is driving the next wave in transportation, drawing on several high-profile examples from within the EMEAR region.