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

Microsoft, Cisco look after vulnerabilities

Two major suppliers of IT applications are looking after vulnerabilities they've discovered. Microsoft Corp. will ship several critical patches to Internet Explorer next week, while Cisco Systems has just issued fixes and a

Published on: July 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco Secure Mobility Knowledge Hub

This Knowledge Hub provides an end-to-end look at what it takes to discover, plan, and implement a successful Secure Mobility strategy. Discover Understand the key issues and trends. Learn how to secure mobile

Published on: June 26th, 2014 IT World Canada Staff

The City of Edmonton Deploys Video to Collaborate More Efficiently [Sponsored]

In the capital of Alberta, Cisco is working with the city of Edmonton to enhance collaboration and foster learning between employees. With an ambitious strategy to have everyone connected and to lead the

Published on: June 18th, 2014 IT World Canada Staff

Cisco to buy network service orchestration solution firm

Cisco Systems Inc. is again on the acquisition trail, announcing Tuesday it will pay US$175 million to buy Sweden's Tail-f Systems, a network service orchestration solutions for traditional and virtualized networks. Tail-f’s software helps enterprises IT departments and service

Published on: June 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon