Category Archives: Technology

An ex-Winnipegger’s Guide to Winter Survival

So it’s here … it happens every year … and yet the onslaught of winter always jolts our senses and monopolizes our elevator conversations as if it’s something new. I moved to Toronto 15 years ago from Winnipeg and, while … Continue reading

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How Cisco Technology Can Help Create Great Customer Service Experiences Online

Whether you are aware of it or not, consumers today increasingly interact with their family and friends through digital platforms such as social networks, instant message applications and streaming video services. I recently wrote about the evolution of digital customer … Continue reading

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Digital Transformation in the Cisco Innovation Centre Toronto

Four years ago, Cisco collaborated with Delta Controls to develop the first-ever IP-based, Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) HVAC controller. The building automation control industry and the information technology sector were now officially converged, and we never looked back. This groundbreaking innovation led … Continue reading

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Cisco Innovation Centre Toronto Opens its Doors

I am proud of the ways Cisco is investing in Canada. We have established 12 University Research Chairs across Canada and the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games technology legacy program. There’s also our R&D job creation initiative with the Province of … Continue reading

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IoT and the even smarter museum…

Sabrina Greupner is the Ontario Science Centre’s Cisco Science Fellow for Innovative Learning Technologies. This is Cisco’s first museum-based fellowship. If you’re in the center of that magical Venn diagram where geeks and museum staff overlap, there are two gatherings … Continue reading

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Meet Cisco Spark

By Dean La Riviere, GM, Collaboration, Cisco Canada Last week at Collaboration Summit in San Francisco, we ushered in a new era of employee communication. As Cisco SVP Rowan Trollope wrote on the Cisco blog: To get work done, people … Continue reading

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What is 802.11ac and How Will it Impact your Network?

By Karim Remu, Cisco Canada This post is second in a series on Cisco mobility solutions. Keeping up with technology can be difficult for companies of all sizes. At Cisco, we take pride in providing solutions that address the technology … Continue reading

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Bringing the Magic of Christmas to Hospitals Across Canada!

Written by: Abhi Gupta – Follow Abhi on Twitter @AbhigupK Christmas is just around the corner and children around the world are eagerly preparing for their annual visit from their holiday hero- Santa Claus. The highlight for most children is … Continue reading

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Increasing Collaboration with a Connected Workplace Strategy

Earlier this month, I was pleased to participate in a Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) webinar on the opportunities at the intersection of collaboration, office configuration, and workplace strategy. HRPA is a professional regulatory body and the association for more … Continue reading

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Introducing Cloud-Scale Networking in a 100G World

A few weeks ago, we announced a transformative technology offering for our service provider customers:  software solutions for cloud-scale networking. At the time, Cisco’s SVP for service provider, Kelly Ahuja, had this to say about the announcement: As cloud-based traffic scales, … Continue reading

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