Go digital or get sideswiped, Cisco IoE chief warns Canadian banks

Canadian banks could be sideswiped by upstart rivals if they don’t heed customer demand for digital services, Cisco’s global Internet of Everything strategist warned on Wednesday. During his keynote presentation at the FinTech

Published on: October 1st, 2015 Christine Wong

The things and the everything of the Internet of Things

Back in ancient history, I saw this guy’s email address – 32AK4#56ZD@compuserve (or something like that), and thought this has got to be the stupidest thing … ever. No normal person could ever

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Max Spindle

Breaking down the $19 trillion Internet of Things opportunity

MONTREAL – Cisco Systems has been consistent on the market value of the Internet of Everything for two years now: $19 trillion in value and potential risk. But at the Cisco Partner Summit

Published on: May 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Beware the privacy and security risks of the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) may offer vast improvements in convenience and efficiency, but how secure is it, and do we need to protect ourselves from it? The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

Published on: April 29th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

How to make managing a network easy with the right software

Having the right software in place can make IT jobs less expensive and time consuming. Furthermore, having software that provides real-time network inventory and asset service management can also keep you and your

Published on: March 3rd, 2015 Robert Cordray

Former Cisco engineers launching alternative video conferencing for SMBs

Zoom is launching a new collaboration and online meeting product called Zoom Presence, allowing users to start video conferencing from almost any device. Essentially, its creators consider it a better product than Cisco

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Candice So

Cisco’s Ontario jobs deal will hurt Canadian startups: expert

With notes from Candice So Debate over whether the 10-year, $190 million agreement between Ontario and Cisco Canada add 1,700 jobs will be an economic boon or bust has been rowing since the

Published on: December 19th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Cisco to add 1,700 jobs in Ontario

Cisco Canada and the Ontario government have signed a 10-year agreement that would see Cisco Systems Inc. adding about 1,700 high-tech jobs to the province. The jobs would most likely be focused on

Published on: December 13th, 2013 Candice So

Linksys releases fastest router yet at IFA

With IFA 2013 running at full tilt in Berlin, Germany, this week, consumer electronics manufacturer Belkin International Inc. and its network management subsidiary Linksys have made a slew of their own product announcements. Belkin

Published on: September 6th, 2013 Candice So

Younger execs swapping phones for webcams: Cisco survey

If you’re an executive of the old guard, you may be using the phone to conference call your team – but for the next generation of business executives, the webcam is their collaboration

Published on: August 6th, 2013 Candice So

Cisco banking study shows Canadians want more personal service, security

What do Canadians want from their banks? According to networking vendor Cisco Systems’ Customer Experience Report on retail banking, they want more privacy, more security and more personalized service. And probably fewer egg

Published on: April 23rd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Cisco to offer free TelePresence client?

Cisco Systems is taking several steps to extend its TelePresencevideoconferencing technology beyond enterprise meeting rooms,introducing two endpoints and a free client application for ad hocparticipants to download. To mark the fifth anniversary of

Published on: October 27th, 2011 Stephen Lawson

Cisco wireless systems flaw could expose firms to DoS attack

A vulnerability in Cisco Systems' wireless access points (AP) could expose businesses using the system to possible denial of service (DoS) attacks, a Canadian technology analyst has cautioned.An even more dangerous scenario could

Published on: August 27th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Marrying social networking with business process transformation

San Jose, Claif. -- While social networking is gaining popularity in enterprise circles, as companies look to leverage collaborative tools to drive business value Cisco Systems says to be truly transformative social networking

Published on: December 12th, 2007 Jeff Jedras