Cisco Americas Networkhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/rss/Recent AnnouncementsTue, 20 Nov 2018 18:21:07 -0800EDUCAUSE 2018: Software-Defined Networks Advance Research Computinghttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9754Montana State University CIO sees faster service and stronger security in Cisco DNA.2018-11-01http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9754/ MSU Expands Research Networking Capabilities with Ciscohttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9753Montana State University used Cisco's Software-Defined Access to transform its research networking. Watch the video to see the impact on students and faculty! 2018-11-01http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9753/ Bell offers Virtual Network Services to enterprise clients shifting to cloud based applications http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9691Bell launched its new Virtual Network Services (VNS) platform Oct. 18, which the company says will give business and enterprise customers “on demand network functions,” such as security and routing, by deploying software so clients can get rid of chunky hardware that performs similar functions. The announcement was made during the Cisco Connect event in Toronto, where the telecom provider announced the first virtual network function on the VNS platform will be a managed software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) that will be powered by Cisco Viptela.2018-10-18http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9691/ Comparing Modernizing Government to Remodeling a Homehttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9440Senior VP Larry Payne breaks down the idea of long-term technology investment for government agencies by comparing this change in IT to a home investment. When should agencies update it, when does it need remodeling and when should agencies completely modernize the space? CIO.com has the answers. 2018-08-14http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9440/ Cybersecurity Issues Federal CISO Should Focus Onhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9429Government CIO Media made a list of the top 10 cybersecurity issues the new federal CISO should make a priority, including mitigating ransomware attacks as outlined in Cisco's 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report. The full list of suggested priorities can be found at GovernmentCIOMedia.com. 2018-08-09http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9429/ Why Military Aircraft Maintenance Data is Becoming Valuablehttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9103Aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) has progressed incredibly over the past 20 years. While innovative manufacturing and MRO practices have allowed military aircraft to become safer and far more capable, agencies are still facing critical adoption challenges. Cisco Defense Expert Joe Beel describes how Internet of Things (IoT) system data (i.e. machine data) can deliver enhanced visibility and efficient maintenance packaging. The full details are published in Rotor & Wing International. 2018-07-24http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9103/ A Different Way for Government to Clean Its Datahttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9081Cisco Distinguished Fellow Alan Balutis offers an alternative approach to efficiently aggregating and analyzing data across the federal enterprise. Details are published in Nextgov.2018-07-11http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9081/ Reorganizing government: Lessons for rightsizing and downsizinghttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8973Cisco fellow and federal expert Alan Balutis revisits the topic of downsizing or rightsizing when government agencies go to reorganize. Reorganization rarely makes government measurably cheaper and agency efficiency can take a serious beating while changes are being made. Read FCW.com for all of Alan Balutis' insight. 2018-05-31http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8973/ Navy Cyber War Breakthrough - AI Finds Malware in Encrypted Traffichttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8974Cisco Navy Expert Kelly Jones talks to Warrior Maven about how Cisco is prototyping new detection methods as part of an effort to introduce their technology to the U.S. military services. While most DoD network traffic is encrypted for additional safety, encryption can also make it more difficult for cyber defenders to see hidden malware in the traffic. Kelly Jones says, “We have the ability to read and detect malware in encrypted web traffic. Even though the data is encrypted there is still a pattern to malware." Read the full article at Warrior Maven. 2018-05-31http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8974/ Bell Canada implements Cisco Segment Routinghttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8383Bell Canada implements Cisco Segment Routing2017-12-04http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8383/ Cisco's Network Intuitive Effort to Bring Intelligence, Machine Learning to Networkinghttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7975The Financial Post highlights Cisco's The Network. Intuitive. and shares insights on the launch from CEO Chuck Robbins.2017-08-16http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7975/ ICYMI: Traditional Cyber Attacks are Seeing a Resurgence: Ciscohttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7924IT World Canada shares a few of the key findings from the Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report2017-08-03http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7924/ Long View Systems on what Cisco’s New Network Intuitive Means to Partners in Canadahttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7893Justin Cohen from Long View Systems highlights the immense opportunity The Network Intuitive presents for Canadian channel partners.2017-07-21http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7893/ Cisco Preparing for a World Defined by Connectivityhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7823IT World Canada shares coverage of the launch of Cisco's announcement of #TheNetworkIntuitive at Cisco Live 2017 in Las Vegas.2017-06-28http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7823/ Cisco Creates Self-Learning Networkhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7825Computer Dealer News' coverage of the official The Network. Intuitive. launch from The Pearl in San Francisco, CA.2017-06-20http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7825/ Making the Rounds with Cisco DNAhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7481InsightaaS.com takes an in-depth look at how Cisco's Digital Network Architecture (DNA) simplifies enterprise networking for businesses and equips them with capabilities to help address the needs of their industries.2017-05-04http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7481/ Cisco News Mobile App Available Now!http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/6788Your industry. Your interests. Your news. Download Cisco News app today for personalized news at your fingertips. #CiscoNewYourWay2017-03-29http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/6788/ Cisco News 'On-the-Go'!http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/6985Discover how the Cisco News mobile app is your handheld companion for the latest regional Cisco headlines. 2017-01-23http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/6985/ Automated Alerts with the Americas Networkhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5584Sign-up with the Americas Network to receive alerts on the content that matters most to you! 2016-05-15http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5584/ HyperFlex Systems: The Next Generation in Complete Hyperconvergencehttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5474HyperFlex 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.2016-04-06http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5474/ F5 Networks and Citrix extend Cisco ACI to L4-L7http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5367Pushing policy control to the network’s upper layers.2016-03-15http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5367/ The birth of a "Smart Enterprise"http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5297How global technology firm KPIT is transforming its operations, from employee recruiting and collaboration to customer engagement and support.2016-03-08http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5297/ Software leaders embracing infrastructure automationhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5271Application experts from Apprenda, CliQr, DataTorrent, and Vnomic explain why they have integrated their solutions with Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure.2016-03-03http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5271/ Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure at the one year markhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5164Cisco Senior Vice President Soni Jiandani and other industry insiders discuss the swift and broad adoption of a breakthrough software-defined networking architecture.2016-02-24http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5164/ DoD mulls OpenStack to stretch IT budgetshttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5049As the Department of Defense seeks to stretch its IT budget, Kapil Bakshi, a distinguished systems engineer in Cisco's U.S. Public Sector, touts the potential OpenStack benefits for the DoD--availability, flexibility, elasticity and openness.2016-02-10http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/5049/ Cisco Extends SDN Leadership with new ACI Capabilitieshttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4718Cisco delivers new ACI security features and expands customer choice with Docker support 2015-12-03http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4718/ Cisco Introduces Breakthrough Software Solutions for Cloud-Scale Networkinghttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4573Innovations Co-Developed with Several of World’s Leading Hyperscale Web Companies 2015-11-17http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4573/ Bowling Green State University, One of the Nation’s Top Public Universities, Selects Cisco SDN Data Center Solutions to Better Serve Students, Faculty and Researchershttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4437Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) provides powerful policy-based, programmable automated architecture to support more efficient, highly secure data center 2015-10-29http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4437/ Rugged routers enable the network-centric battlefieldhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4137Cisco Consulting Systems Engineer Darrel Beach discusses rugged routers and how Cisco's commerical products with military applications can provide development cost-savings to the Department of Defense and facilitate tech adoption and development of new procedures. 2015-09-19http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4137/ Verizon Becomes First Service Provider to Offer New Cisco Software-Defined Networking Technologyhttp://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4026New Managed Software Defined WAN Solution Enables Greater Agility, Flexibility for Enterprises 2015-09-08http://americas.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/4026/