Category Archives: All Posts

It’s About You Bettering Your Business

Trends in the technology industry are always changing. If you are anything like me, being ahead of the technology curve is challenging. We all know we need to be at the forefront of it, but sometimes the wave takes us … Continue reading

Posted in Cisco, Cisco Canada, Collaboration, Data Centre, Virtualization and Cloud, Internet of Everything, Security, Service Provider, Small and Mid-size Business, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Future of Partner Eco-Systems

Last month, I had a great conversation with Robert Dutt from ChannelBuzz.ca. Robert is well known for covering the Canadian IT channel and for reporting on the trends and tribulations that come with the rapidly changing IT sector. Robert and I … Continue reading

Posted in Internet of Everything | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

With the Internet of Everything, Canadian Banks Can Drive a New Level of Customer Engagement — and Profitability

For financial services institutions, the battle to acquire new customers and increase business with existing clients centers on customer engagement. A superior engagement, differentiated experience, and sense of distinctive value at all points of interaction with customers (and potential customers), … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cisco, Cisco Canada, Financial Services, Industries, Internet of Everything | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Empowering a Diverse Workforce

“Entrepreneurial Volunteerism” that is how I describe our inclusion and diversity strategy at Cisco. This is what you get when you give passionate people the freedom and support to explore what is important for them. A great example of this … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cisco Canada Careers, Cisco Canada News, Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Social Responsibility | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Governor General Addresses the Qikiqtani Regional Teachers’ Conference via Virtual Keynote

Over 400 Teachers across Nunavut Connect for the First Time at Inuksuk High School through TelePresence I don’t know if many of you have had the great privilege of meeting His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cisco, Cisco Canada News, Collaboration, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education, Technology | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How Cisco Canada’s I CAN Learn Program is Connecting Students to the Science of Sport, Virtually

Do sport wheelchairs have breaks? How long does it take to make a sport wheelchair from design to manufacturing? What do you have to study to become a sports scientist? And how long have you been training for the upcoming … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cisco, Cisco Canada, Education, Technology, TO2015, Video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock wins global recognition

Our Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock is getting worldwide attention! I am delighted to share that X2O Media (a Barco company) our ecosystem partner, won international recognition at the 2015 Digi Awards in the Best Deployment, Sports Venue category. X2O’s … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cisco, Cisco Canada, Technology, TO2015 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Collaboration Insights – Getting Work Done – New Series

*Posted originally on Jon Arnold’s Analyst 2.0 Blog on March 2, 2015 The term collaboration is a bit of a loaded word, but it’s become central to any conversation now around workplace productivity and communications technology. To help decision-makers get better value … Continue reading

Posted in Collaboration | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Canada’s Goldcorp Raises the Bar and Builds the ‘Mine of the Future’

Across 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.

Posted in All Posts, Cisco, Cisco Canada, Industries, Internet of Everything, Manufacturing, Technology, Wireless | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cisco Canada’s Networking Academy Volunteers Shine at the I CAN Develop Kick-Off!

What do you call an event venue teeming with enthusiastic students, despite a snowy Saturday morning? A grand success! On February 7 Cisco Canada, together with Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee, kicked off the I CAN Develop … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Borderless Networks, Canada Perspectives, Cisco, Education, Technology, TO2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment