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Made in Canada: How we are making the Cisco Business Edition 6000 easier for partners

By all accounts, the Cisco Business Edition 6000 is an incredible product.  Able to handle 1,000 users, 100 contact centre agents and up to 50 remote branch offices, the Cisco Business Edition 6000 simplifies our unified communications and collaboration portfolio … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about innovation in classrooms and in the workplace at the “tablettistes” conference

This chilly month of December is the perfect time to reflect on the future of education. A few days ago, the Ontario Task Force on Competitiveness, Productivity and Economic Progress, led by Roger Martin, released its 12th annual report. Shortly … Continue reading

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How a transformational pilot changed how healthcare is delivered in remote British Columbia

As we in British Columbia (BC) celebrated the official transfer and ‘birth’ of the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) on October 1, 2013, I thought it timely to share the transformational story of Dr. John Pawlovich and Takla Landing.  But … Continue reading

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How Pervasive Video Solutions Can Empower Canadian Enterprises

Over the last five years, we’ve seen how the development of video-enabled software has transformed the way we communicate with one another and how organizations conduct business. By allowing us to virtually be in the same room as someone located … Continue reading

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Q&A with Divyesh Lavingia – Bridge Studios

I recently spoke with Divyesh Lavingia, IT Director with Bridge Studios, a full-service motion picture and television production facility in  Burnaby, British Columbia.  We discussed how utilizing Cisco Solutions is helping Bridge Studios meet day-to-day production needs and ensure quality. … Continue reading

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How cool is this? Connecting students to researchers via video from the classroom

Inspiring our Canadian youth to get excited about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is critical to all of us. Our youth will be key to helping Canada succeed in a more fierce global competitive market. While we have amazing … Continue reading

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Cisco, TELUS and Free The Children: You Change the World, and We’ll Change the Way You Work

It didn’t take much to become enamored with Free the Children. We, Cisco, were hooked by the story of an organization that began with a 12-year-old gathering eleven of his friends together to help end child labour, and grew into … Continue reading

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Nurses, technology, and the changing face of healthcare

Recently, I had the honour of speaking at the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association’s annual general conference – what a thrill! It was an opportunity to speak to nurses about how technology can help change the face of healthcare, and the … Continue reading

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Connecting Canadians to the Internet of Everything

If you work in IT, or with Cisco technology, chances are you’ve heard about the possibilities of the Internet of Things. Cisco’s own Futurist, Dave Evans, is adept at seeing the possibilities of emerging trends and realizing the potential of … Continue reading

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University of Fredericton: Taking students beyond the classroom

One of the things I find so amazing about Canadian SMBs is their creativity. Small companies can’t afford to be stagnant – in today’s connected world competition can not only come from local or national companies, but global enterprises. In … Continue reading

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