COVID-19: Implications for Cybersecurity and CISOs

COVID-19 has impacted our personal and professional lives in multiple ways and is likely to do so for at least another six months. On the work front, many of us are now working from home which is a huge change for many who are used to being either at the office or client site amongst…

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Learn NSO the Easy Way with New Lab and Sandbox

We have been hard at work creating a better onboarding and learning experience for Cisco NSO. We are excited to announce the release of two major resources: Cisco NSO Reservable Sandbox Learn NSO The Easy Way (Learning Lab) A multi-domain orchestration platform Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO) is a multi-domain orchestration platform used to manage…

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Security Reimagined – Building a Better Security Practice

Security can feel like a real drain. Especially now with the increasing number of remote workers leaving customers more vulnerable than ever. Cisco is committed to working together with you to help customers through these circumstances. Learn more about our security offers for Umbrella, Duo, AnyConnect with ASAv, and recently added—Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for…

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How to Strengthen Your Security in 2020

Which technologies will help you the most? As part of the recent RSA Conference, we all got to see – either in-person or virtually – the latest and greatest technology coming out of the security industry. While events like this can certainly be helpful in guiding future investments, they can also make one’s head spin…

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Staying connected in times of crisis

The following is an excerpt from the 2019 CSR report. In addition to funding, Cisco benefits people in need by offering what only we can: our products and technological expertise. Our disaster response team, Tactical Operations (TacOps), deploys trained team members to restore communications—for free—in the wake of disasters and other events where first responders need…

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Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Fluidmesh Networks

As organizations continue to connect their infrastructures, wireless connectivity remains a critical piece of their strategy. To meet the growing demand for wireless connectivity in the most challenging environments, Cisco is announcing its intent to acquire Fluidmesh Networks, LLC, a privately-held, New York-based leader in wireless backhaul systems. Fluidmesh’s leading technology will compliment Cisco’s robust…

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How Chuck Robbins’ All-Hands Influenced My 10-year-old

The world is navigating something unprecedented. It’s a time when strong leadership has never been more important. This week was a personal moment for me when I realized my “big boss” – Cisco’s CEO Chuck Robbins – was going above and beyond the call of duty, something even recognized by my 10-year-old son, Azaan. Azaan…

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Learning Before, During and After – Steve Dale online

I’ve made it a personal choice to avoid the perennial discussions and debates about defining “knowledge management”, which more often than not seem to focus on the typology and semantics rather than getting to grips with the actual practice. I like simplicity, and whatever your preference for intellectually precise definitions, it inevitably boils down to…

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