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Cisco to Cut 6,000 More Jobs as Forecast Falls Flat

Layoffs represent 8% of workforce and follow another quarter of declining results.

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Layoffs represent 8% of workforce and follow another quarter of declining results. SSI Staff · August 14, 2014

What is the Internet of Everything (IoE)? Cisco's Bill Gerhardt explained that and offered some markets and applications where IoE will soon make an especially significant impact, during an educational session at ISC West 2014. Scott Goldfine · April 11, 2014

Rapid growth in intelligent mobile device adoption and cloud computing coupled with a lack of skilled security professionals to monitor and secure networks, have left many organizations vulnerable to cyber-attacks, according to a new report from Cisco. January 20, 2014

While there has been much buzz of late about opportunities for security integrators to tap into the emerging area of Big Data, new global research by Cisco indicates IT professionals and businesses themselves are struggling to get their arms fully around the concept. The Cisco Connected World Technology Report (CCWTR) surveyed 1,800 IT professionals across 18 countries to examine the IT readiness, challenges, technology gaps and strategic value of implementing Big Data projects. By Rodney Bosch · April 02, 2013

As part of its cloud and networking strategy, Cisco Systems plans to buy privately held cloud networking company Meraki for $1.2 billion. November 19, 2012

“Training and education are two different things. Training gives you a skill set to perform a specific task. Education provides you with academic theory for problem-solving issues.” — Master Sgt. Juan Lopez, USMC By Paul Boucherle · October 13, 2011

The three-day 2011 ASIS Seminar and Exhibits, which concluded here Wednesday, offered attendees a view of the latest in security equipment advances, while serving as a springboard for significant news developments. September 21, 2011

The goal of integration is for the whole to exceed the sum of the parts or systems. Increasingly, that equation is extending far beyond the interactivity of security systems to incorporate what had been disparate systems within buildings into cohesive enterprise-wide solutions. Panduit’s new world headquarters offers one of the most convincing examples of this vision made real. By Scott Goldfine · September 18, 2011

In an effort to trim more than $1 billion in annual costs and increase profit growth, Cisco Systems will cut 6,500 jobs or 9 percent of its workforce. July 18, 2011

A new partnership between Building Industry Consulting Service Int'l (BICSI) and Cisco will provide technology training to the Information transport systems (ITS) industry ... February 16, 2011


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