Cisco is the enterprise and telecom networking leader, but the company's expansion into new markets such as telepresence, collaboration, video conferencing and consumer electronics may be more notable. Cisco reloads well in an economic downturn, makes smart acquisitions such as Pure Digital, WebEx and Tandberg, and plots a long-term strategic vision well.
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The Internet-of-Things has been a focal point of Cisco's long-term vision for a few years now, fueling its developing rhetoric purporting "fog computing."
Kicking off the latest Cisco Live IT summit, the networking giant unveiled a host of new desktop products intended to make workplace videoconferencing more personal.
Cisco's John Chambers has told Obama why the NSA's national security efforts may do more harm than good.
Will emerging markets really buy routers, servers and storage systems from US enterprise tech giants now that it's obvious the NSA intercepts them en route to install spying gear?
Cisco wants the US government to get court approval before it can sit on security flaws without telling the vendor.
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As companies begin to plow heavy investment into the Internet of Things concept, the head of Cisco's IoT division resigns.
Cisco said the portfolio of software and hardware products provides new levels of service agility, including "bandwidth on the fly" and Cisco ESP orchestration.
Companies like Fox Sports have realised that the costs of running their own infrastructure is not worth the time or money when it could be better spent elsewhere.
The deal allows enterprises using Cisco's real-time communication offerings and Jive's collaboration platform to do so all from one workstream.
Cisco’s venture capital arm, Cisco Investments, is ramping up its investment in Internet of Things startups to the tune of US$150 million.
Cisco has launched a new solution to guard businesses against intrusions and advanced persistent threats.
[UPDATE] Many networking products, including hardware, also run OpenSSL, the critical software component with a severe information disclosure vulnerability.
The company's security ecosystem will integrate with Cisco Internet of Things products, with the goal of providing developers a common platform to deliver solutions for public safety, utilities and industrial environments.
Cisco is joining rivals and will soon add "cloud computing" services to its enterprise customer portfolio.