Staying Focused in the Open Office

Picture this: It’s Monday morning, and you’re running late. In a few hours, you have an important presentation with the VP of sales. You’ve been working on your slides non-stop for days, and your boss just asked for some last-minute changes. You still need to verify some of the sales numbers with finance, too. You…

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AlaveteliCon 2019: Apply to join us in Oslo – mySociety

We’re delighted to be hosting the third AlaveteliCon, our Freedom of Information (FOI) technologies conference, on 23 and 24 September 2019 in Oslo, Norway. A few days ahead of International Right to Know Day (28 September), AlaveteliCon will bring together activists, journalists, technologists and campaigners from across the world who use Freedom of Information laws,…

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Cisco Live US — What, Where & Why Web Leaders will be There

Virtualization has come to dominate computing and communications. But there’s still nothing quite like meeting with your professional peers in person. Exchanging experiences. Learning. And having fun. That, in a nutshell, is what Cisco Live US is all about. If you’ve never attended Cisco Live — our world-renowned annual customer and partner conference — you’ve…

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Cisco is a Representative Vendor in the first ever Gartner 2019 Market Guide for the NTA (Network Traffic Analysis) market

According to Gartner1, “Applying behavioral analysis to network traffic is helping enterprises detect suspicious traffic that other security tools are missing.”  The case for network traffic analysis to uncover hidden threats You are charged with protecting your organization and have made multiple investments to do so. But you might be under-utilizing one of the biggest…

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Why do we prototype? – FutureGov

Vimla speaking at a council Prototypes are a way of bringing ideas and concepts into reality. As Ben wrote, there are many different types of prototypes. They can be used in many different contexts to help visualise ideas early, getting people around a “thing” rather than round a table to talk about it. It doesn’t matter whether it’s…

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Data speed meets business need – Lg/Www

Shortly after the 2019 local government elections in England, Dan Slee posed a question in his excellent article, why is it so hard to find out election results. I’d been meaning to write something about why the speed of data reporting (how quickly and frequently data gets updated and published) varies. and in doing this I…

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Sometimes Your Only HCI Competition is Yourself

What do champions like Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt, and Lionel Messi have in common? They have all elevated their athletic performance to a level where their only competition is themselves. At Cisco, we take inspiration from these world-class athletes to deliver a new hyperconverged solution that introduces a new level of performance to a platform who’s…

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