Cisco Americas Network AnnouncementsWed, 21 Aug 2019 06:45:31 -0700Autonomous Robot Debut Celebration at Cisco Systems Systems is deploying a creative solution to achieve a new zero waste goal for its Research Triangle Park (RTP) campus. With a current waste diversion rate around 65%, getting to zero waste (diverting 90% of all waste generated on campus from landfill) is no easy feat. Part of the strategy to meet this goal is to add composting and prioritize the use of reusable dishes in its cafeteria. 2019-05-06 How Companies Think About Smart City Technology and Improving Metropolitan Living's Britt Norwood talks Smart City tech and how Albuquerque, N.M., is replacing traditional streetlights, helping to improve public safety and making lighting more efficient and cost-effective through Cisco Kinetic for Cities. 2018-10-15 For Barrick, Technology is worth its weight in Gold Barrick, Technology is worth its weight in Gold2018-01-02 2017 Automation Fair Final Thoughts Automation Fair has come and gone, and much like the Houston Astros championship World Series run, the event was a big success with more than 10,000 attendees during the week. The big themes of Connected Plantwide Ethernet (CPWE) architecture, connectivity and security were prominent as well as a lot of discussion around process applications for the many energy customers in attendance at the event. 2017-12-04 The Bandwidth Backbone Magazine (Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum) examines the mining industry's growing appetite for autonomous vehicles, remote and real-time monitoring, as well as pervasive Wi-Fi network coverage at their sites, featuring insights from Cisco Canada Account Manager, Alex Smith.2017-08-31 Cisco workers charged up over electric vehicle program 3,000 employees have registered their cars since Cisco launched its electronic vehicle charging program in 2011. 2017-05-03 Cisco News Mobile App Available Now! industry. Your interests. Your news. Download Cisco News app today for personalized news at your fingertips. #CiscoNewYourWay2017-03-29 Hannover Messe 2017 Kicks Off Industrie 4.0 Innovation year Cisco will have a large presence at Hannover Messe 2017 and we invite you to see how we are helping customers in the manufacturing industry and working with leading partners to deliver real business outcomes. 2017-03-28 #DisruptMining - My Expedition into the Mining Sector’s Transformation Canada President, Bernadette Wightman recently served on a panel of judges at Goldcorp and Integra Gold’s #DisruptMining event in conjunction with the 2017 Annual Prospectors and Developers Conference (PDAC) in Toronto. 2017-03-07 Oceans of data from the world's offshore wind farms intelligence is helping to monitor wind turbines in some of the world's most remote locations.2017-02-20 Cisco News 'On-the-Go'! how the Cisco News mobile app is your handheld companion for the latest regional Cisco headlines. 2017-01-23 Three reasons Canadian manufacturers need to make 2017 the year of the Industrial Internet of Things we begin 2017, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is on the minds of most Canadian manufacturers. Admit it – you’ve been told it’s time to digitize your business and make your factory smart, haven’t you?2017-01-10 FlashStack from Cisco & Pure Accelerates the Speed of Business Infrastructure featuring all-flash storage offers the promise of ease of use, faster performance, and better ROI. One of the solutions creating the most buzz in this category is FlashStack, the latest joint offer from Cisco and Pure Storage.2017-01-10 How a blockchain could revolutionize the energy sector technologies such as Bitcoin are turning the financial world upside down. But one of the biggest opportunities is in energy. 2017-01-04 Manufacturing Innovation in Canada November I attended the Advanced Manufacturing show in Toronto. Considering the recent Manufacturing Outlook from KPMG and the Industrie 2030 Action Plan, I expected much of the conversation to be dominated by a push for Canadian manufacturers to adopt Industrie 4.0/Industrial IoT technologies.2016-12-21 Your plant floor needs Auston Matthews. Here’s why. Matthews is a fog node. So are Tom Brady, Steph Curry, Cam Newton, Mike Trout and Jake Arrieta. But what’s a fog node?2016-12-13 Yes, Manufacturers, Technology can Decrease Business Uncertainty October, KPMG released their Canadian Manufacturing Outlook 2016 report. If you’re in manufacturing, you’ve likely already read the report and digested its key findings.2016-12-02 Schenectady Sees Power of IoT Gary McCarthy of Schenectady sees potential in Cisco smart city technologies and the Internet of Things to make this city of 65,000 even smarter. 2016-10-11 Three Reasons to Give Thanks this Thanksgiving is a time for reflection, so take heart Canadian manufacturers: there are signs of better times ahead. 2016-10-07 Managing distributed operations and assets from the cloud mining and tunneling contractor Procon has adopted a cloud-based ERP system.2016-06-16 Cloud for compliance meet Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and facilitate ongoing business expansion, CECO Environmental has placed its accounting and ERP systems in the cloud.2016-05-26 Automated Alerts with the Americas Network with the Americas Network to receive alerts on the content that matters most to you! 2016-05-15 HyperFlex Systems: The Next Generation in Complete Hyperconvergence was created to help customers devise a long term, bigger vision and  address real organizational needs within a changing market that demands flexibility, scalability and the tools to create a unified solution.2016-04-06 How to Drive Customer Loyalty in a Digital World thrive in a digital world, businesses need to create seamless customer experiences. Customers want to be serviced anywhere, anytime and on any device, and yesterday’s contact centre solutions simply can’t keep up.2016-03-11 The birth of a "Smart Enterprise" global technology firm KPIT is transforming its operations, from employee recruiting and collaboration to customer engagement and support.2016-03-08 Global government spending on Internet of Everything skyrockets four divisions within the public sector that are “really hot and happening,” according to IDC, are transportation, public safety, energy and the environment and tourism. 2015-10-19 NRG Renew to Develop 20MW Solar Energy Facility for Cisco Solar Blythe II to Help Cisco Achieve 2016 Renewable Energy Goals 2015-06-23 Internet of Everything Enables the Mine of the Future Today (Americas) is one of the world’s fastest-growing gold producers with more than 18,000 employees. Its Éléonore mine in northern Quebec, the company has worked with Cisco and AeroScout Industrial to deploy "ventilation on demand" and tracking systems on top of its underground Wi-Fi network to better manage energy costs and improve worker safety. Learn more about the Art of the Deal.2015-03-25 Canada’s Goldcorp Raises the Bar and Builds the ‘Mine of the Future’ Canada, companies are making the incredible happen with the Internet of Everything. This week I am pleased to share another Canadian IoE success story, straight from British Columbia-based Goldcorp’s Éléonore mine in Northern Quebec.2015-03-03 Building the Connected Mine with Cisco and AeroScout Industrial, Goldcorp deployed a ‘Ventilation on Demand’ system on top of its underground WiFi network to better manage its energy costs and improve safety for all its workers. 2015-02-23