Rogers snares Cisco Canada head to lead enterprise division

Rogers Communications is beefing up its weapons to get more business from the business sector. The company said Friday it has hired Nitin Kawale away from his post at Cisco Systems Canada effective Dec. 1

Published on: October 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco to work with Calgary hospital on health innovations

Cisco Systems Inc. wants to be more than a networking equipment manufacturer, which is why it has expanded into servers and unified communications. Similarly, it wants to be known in verticals and not

Published on: October 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco to help Ontario Science Centre become a connected museum

Some believe that information technology is more of an art than a science -- particularly after trying to configure a new piece of software. Those that believe its the opposite will see Cisco

Published on: September 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

CIOs should steal these Internet of Things ideas from IDC

Nigel Wallis probably didn’t mean to turn the tech startup Uber’s name into a verb. It just sort of happened. Speaking at a breakfast event last week that was co-hosted with ITAC, the

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Shane Schick

Cisco unwraps its least expensive UCS server

If Apple can have a iPad mini and Samsung a Galaxy Mini smart phone, why can't there be a mini server? Now there is one, albeit one that starts at just under US$20,000.

Published on: September 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Videoconference equipment sales skittish

The September digital edition of Computing Canada, which will be out next week, includes a feature on how enterprises deal with the impact of video on converged networks. (You can subscribe for free

Published on: September 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco to cut 6,000 positions

Cisco Systems Inc. is cutting 6,000 jobs -- about 8 per cent of its staff -- after releasing results that in its fourth quarter the company had US$12.4 billion in revenue, essentially the same

Published on: August 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New malware exploit kits flooding market, says Cisco

Cybercrime works pretty much the same way as a capitalism does: where there’s a need for a product or service, someone will try to fill it. That’s one of the messages from Cisco

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco beefs up storage line

A year after introducing its 9700 series of multi-protocol storage networking solutions, Cisco Systems is expanding the line with what it says it the industry’s most affordable 16 GB switch and a more

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon