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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 tech legacy of the Rio Olympics

The tech legacy of the Rio Olympics

From improved connectivity to skills creation, we look into some of the technology benefits that Games host city Rio de Janeiro - as well as all of Brazil - will retain after the sporting competitions end.

August 19, 2016 by

Cisco Linksys EA4500 review

Cisco Linksys EA4500 review

With its novel cloud-based configuration and app platform, Cisco's EA4500 is an interesting experiment, but the hardware itself fails to excite.

August 7, 2012 by

Gallery: Cisco moves into blade servers

Gallery: Cisco moves into blade servers

Cisco's Unified Computing System aims to unify components of the data center into one footprint. The goal is to cut the total cost of ownership by 20 percent in capital expenses and up to 30 percent in operating expenses.

March 16, 2009 by

Cisco Networkers party photos

Cisco Networkers party photos

Hung-over this morning? So are thousands of other network engineers and systems administrators who attended the huge party at Cisco's annual Networkers conference in Brisbane last night. We show you the highlights ... *groan*.

September 18, 2008 by

Cisco chief: Consider CIOs' evolving role

At the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Orlando, Flal., Cisco Systems CEO John Chambers talks about the skills chief information officers increasingly need. Chambers discusses the importance of having a CIO who is both business- and technology-minded.

October 20, 2010

Cisco CEO: 'Video is the killer app'

At Cisco Live in San Francisco, CEO John Chambers talks about the key technologies he envisions growing the Internet of the future. Chambers discusses video as an important part of the company's strategy, enabling better collaboration technologies such as Cisco's TelePresence.

June 30, 2009

Getting green with Cisco's 'footprint' tool

At the Green Legal Strategy panel in San Francisco, John Hailey, Cisco's senior manager of sustainable development, shows off the company's "Environmental Data" tool available for free on the company's Web site. He says Cisco is committed to reducing its own footprint by 25 percent by 2012, taking into account growth, which may mean up to a 50 percent reduction of its greenhouse gases.

October 30, 2008

Cisco Linksys EA4500 review

Cisco Linksys EA4500 review

With its novel cloud-based configuration and app platform, Cisco's EA4500 is an interesting experiment, but the hardware itself fails to excite.

August 7, 2012 by

Cisco 891 ISR

Cisco 891 ISR

A great little all-in-one network connectivity and security device that offers good value for money and is perfect for a small office or branch/regional office deployment. You would be hard pressed to pass by the 890 family of ISR devices from Cisco.

September 6, 2009 by

Cisco Unified IP Phone 6900 Series

Cisco Unified IP Phone 6900 Series

If you want to use Cisco for your corporate IP telephony network but can't afford a 7900 series phone for everyone, it's a no-brainer to check out the lower-specced 6900 series.

June 4, 2009 by

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