Tag: innovation


Cisco sees a virtuous cycle: Innovation lowers cost, lower cost means more connectivity

June 20, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In my conversations at the recent Cisco Live event in Las Vegas, there were several recurring themes but for the purposes of this piece I’ll focus in on two: the relationship between innovation and cost as a function of driving […]

Technology, Wireless

Open RAN automation 101. Part 2: Network components enabling automation (Reader Forum)

June 6, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Operators are looking for cost reduction in both CAPEX and OPEX — and RAN is one of the biggest cost factors for operators. It is also one of the most challenging areas when introducing new features and services. Tackling the […]

Hardware, Technology

Qualcomm: One technology roadmap, countless opportunities for innovation

March 11, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

First detailed last year at a capital markets event and impactfully contextualized at the recent Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Qualcomm is moving fast on its strategy of expanding addressable market 7-fold to $700 billion by delivering the mobile technologies […]


Open RAN enables innovation and flexibility for future networks (Reader Forum)

November 10, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

For the last four decades, the wireless industry has been on its quest for enhancements in wireless networks and services. The RAN architecture has been opened in standardization for some time, but de facto interpretation and missing pieces have raised […]


Innovation and community: Networking skills flourish in groups

March 16, 2021

Via: Cisco

The world’s most advanced and automated networking technologies are nothing without people to run them. People are also the key to creating innovation and new business value on top of these networks. Innovation has yet to be automated. You cannot, […]

Hardware, Wireless

400G Done Right: Cutting-Edge Nexus Innovation Continues

June 16, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

To help data centers scale with the increasing networking demands being placed on them, Cisco is making dramatic improvements in the capacity and manageability of our Nexus switching platforms. Today we are announcing the next generation of Cisco’s Cloud Scale […]

Software, Wireless

Cisco & Microsoft: Making Containerized Apps Easier

August 1, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

Containers are an important technology for customers in their efforts to accelerate application innovation. At Cisco, we’ve been working across our ecosystem to offer solutions to help our customers deploy and manage container infrastructure and applications across on-premises and our […]


Cloud Ready Networks for Public Sector

June 3, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

Safer Schools, Smart Cities and Connected Roadways – state and Local governments are using technology to create these real-world outcomes. In the Federal Government, technology is used to improve citizen services, and allow soldiers, sailors and airmen to do their […]


Don’t Let Wi-Fi 6 Leave You Behind

May 22, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

Technology is evolving at lightning speed and with each innovation comes the promise of making our lives easier or our businesses more profitable and efficient. The daily deluge of information about technology advancements can make us numb to it all. […]


Cisco Collaboration Unleashes 5G Potential in Naples

May 6, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

Naples is breathing innovation, again! You may remember the Cisco Academy and Digital Transformation Lab, which opened at the University of Naples. It aims to revitalize the economy in Naples and fulfill smart community challenges by combining talent and passion […]


Together Wi-Fi 6 and 5G Will Bring a Huge Wave of Innovation

April 30, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

The rollout of better connectivity with 5G and Wi-Fi 6 is a once-in-a-generation gamechanger and I predict an explosion of innovation as a result. We’ve seen it before; when connectivity improves there is an accompanying wave of new products, services […]


Five Proven Innovation Principles that Drive Business Success and Positive Social Impact

November 1, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

The innovation toolbox is broad and deep, with a growing array of methods, technologies, and tools for bringing a diverse group of innovators to the table. Though the fields of business and social change can seem very different, the things […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Security serves as an essential component to growing an enterprise with SD-WAN

August 20, 2018

Via: Networkworld Security

As enterprises endeavor to expand domestic and global footprints, agile network infrastructure connectivity across geographies continues to prove an ongoing challenge. In particular, ensuring that data shared over these networks is protected from unauthorized access is a primary directive in […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Cisco NCS 5500 Sees Strong Customer Momentum

June 25, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

It has been two years since we started shipping our cloud-scale networking products. The Cisco NCS 5500 Series was specifically designed to be a scalable, low-power consumption, and cost-optimized 100G routing platform, with a path to 400G. The NCS 5500 […]


Your security scars are the key to innovation

December 5, 2017

Via: CSO

Scars are an interesting aspect of life. Visible scars — like the one I have over my lip from a dog bite — are a reminder and the opening for a story. Ask me about it sometime. Other scars are harder to […]


A global approach to spectrum is key to 5G innovation

May 18, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

As 3GPP works to establish a 5G New Radio specification, vendors and operators around the world are, in addition to helping inform the standards process, earnestly conducting lab and field trials for 5G and attendant systems. In the U.S., T-Mobile […]


MNOs Targeting Trillions in Growth through Innovation – Strategy Analytics

January 4, 2016

Via: The Fast Mode

Mobile operator focus on innovation is more than just hype, and successful innovation programs are helping operators target revenue growth worth trillions, according to Strategy Analytics’ latest report. Strategy Analytics said that leading innovative operators, such as AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, […]