Tag Archives: Canada

How Video Conferencing Delivers Education and Mental Health Care to the Arctic

The territory of Nunavut, Canada is incredibly cold and remote. It’s roughly a four-hour plane ride north of Toronto, with temperatures well below the freezing mark for eight months of the year, dark in the winter months and light all … Continue reading

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Clara’s Big Ride: Crossing boundaries and pushing the limits to end the stigma on mental illness

It’s not only a bike ride across Canada; it is a connected experience like we have never seen before. Clara Hughes, six-time Olympic medalist in cycling and speed skating, will be pushing the limit in an epic 110-day (12,000 KM) … Continue reading

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The Next 36′s March Showcase at Cisco

The Next 36 community of young entrepreneurs, mentors and trustees gathered on March 4th at Cisco Canada’s HQ to hear 13 venture pitches from 2014 cohort of The Next 36. While many gathered in Toronto for the event, others tuned … Continue reading

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Internet of Everything Technologies Taking Shape in 2014

Few things move as rapidly forward as advancements in information technology. It’s a whirlwind, even to those of us who’ve spent our entire careers in the industry, but continue to remain daunted by the breakneck speed of innovation that continually … Continue reading

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Productivity Through Mobility: Levelling the playing field for midsized businesses in Canada

People speak a lot about Canada being a unique nation.  Our size is immense and yet we have a unified national identity that spans from coast to coast to coast.  We are country of entrepreneurs competing in a global arena.  … Continue reading

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Why every community in Canada needs one of these. Meet REGS

This month Cisco innovations and solutions will be on display at GTEC 2013, the largest national Canadian public sector conference in Canada. Taking place in Ottawa from October 7 – 10, this is the third consecutive year that Cisco is … Continue reading

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Introducing the Cisco Network Convergence System

This month we’ve shown once again why Cisco is the industry leading supplier of service provider infrastructure technology. Earlier this month we introduced the nPower family of network processors, which enable advanced capabilities like multi-terabit scale, programmability, high availability and … Continue reading

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Education innovation is the answer for the connected generation

Today the University of Fredericton proudly announced it had successfully completed its first year as Canada’s first online university to exclusively use Cisco WebEx for its courses. This is not only indicative of the growing adoption of video conferencing technology, … Continue reading

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Cisco helps the Miller twins to conquer Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – one robot at a time

Cisco Canada is always excited when Canadian youth are involved in science, technology and engineering – so we went ahead and added an incentive. Cisco Canada recently had the pleasure of supporting the 2013 For Inspirational and Recognition of Science … Continue reading

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How technology is transforming the mining industry

If you had to name one industry being transformed by technology, ‘mining’ is probably not the first one that comes to mind. But why shouldn’t it? The mining industry has thrived on innovation and technological advances. Over 150 years ago, … Continue reading

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