Cisco estimates that roughly $7.3 trillion of the $19 trillion value opportunity promised by the Internet-of-Everything movement will stem from just data and analytics alone.
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Huddle plans to keep growing its geographical footprint in the United States and Europe while doubling the size of its product team.
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Since the S-1 landed in early 2014, the enterprise cloud company has deflected analysis and criticism over severe losses matched by high spending rates.
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Cisco acquired privately held Neohapsis, which provides security consulting services.
The tech titans chose to tailor their initial batch of apps to enterprise customers in banking, retail, insurance, financial services, transportation and government.