Articles by Cisco Systems

  • Tech Vendors See Internet of Things as the Next Big Business Opportunity

    July 08 2014 1:05 PM

    Enterprises are excited at the advent of Internet of Things (IoT) as a big business opportunity. This is amid concerns about devices proliferating and network capacity and security becoming unwieldy in matching the growing number of end points from connectedness.

  • New Bugs Found in Software Causing 'Heartbleed' Cyber Threat

    June 06 2014 5:58 PM

    The Heartbleed bug triggered the Internet with threat and panic two months back. A security researcher has found a new bug in the same Web encryption software.

  • UK and Germany Collaborate for 5G Network Project, Funding 'Internet of Things'

    March 10 2014 5:48 PM

    David Cameron, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom announced in the CeBIT technology trade fair that the “Internet of things” will receive an additional £45 million funding to spearhead a new “industrial revolution.” Meanwhile both countries will develop a 5G network that will increase internet speed and usability.

  • More Financial Woes for BlackBerry As Shareholder Files Class Action Lawsuit

    October 08 2013 10:30 AM

    More woes continue to hound the Waterloo, Ontario-based BlackBerry after a shareholder filed over the weekend a class action lawsuit against the troubled tech firm and two executives. The shareholder charged them with inflating the stock price by providing misleading financial information of prospects of the firm's BlackBerry 10 smartphone line.

  • Stay Away From This Gambler’s Market

    August 22 2013 4:09 PM

    We expected the summer trading to drag on...and then the markets to set off on their new trends after 1 September: Stocks down. Bonds down. Gold up.

  • Why Too Much Data Might Actually Protect Your Privacy

    April 25 2013 3:00 PM

    We've entered a new age based in technology and huge volumes of data. All this data will help to shape our future world.

  • 2013 Melbourne Cup to Offer Wi-Fi Through Cisco Connected Stadium System

    November 06 2012 10:04 AM

    The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) and Cisco Systems have agreed to create a digital system connection in the Melbourne. However, this feature will not be available for the 2012 edition of the famous horserace on Tuesday, Nov 6, but after 12 months for the 2013 Melbourne Cup.

  • Report: Australian Tablet Users Growing by the Millions

    February 15 2012 1:38 PM

    Australians appear to be developing closer affinity with tablet computing with a new report showing that the now ubiquitous mobile device is currently owned by close to 3 million users in the country.

  • Cisco to Release More Cius Tablets Next Year

    December 05 2011 8:53 AM

    Cisco Systems is planning to release a larger and smaller version of its enterprise-centric Cius tablet.

  • GE Planning New Software Center in California

    November 18 2011 4:13 AM

    General Electric Co plans to hire about 400 people to work in a new software development center it intends to open in San Ramon, California, next year, the largest U.S. conglomerate said on Thursday.

  • The New Sustainable Cities

    November 17 2011 10:53 AM

    Are made-from-scratch metropolises the answer to Asia's urban overpopulation?

  • Pre iPad 3 Launch: Lessons for Rivals to Gain Ground

    August 14 2011 7:29 PM

    There are more iPads rival tablets sitting in warehouses and stores than current demand for those products. What can rivals learn to advance? Perhaps a review of Economics 101 would give more than just clues to the iPad's success.

  • Australian Dollar Outlook 08/12/2011

    August 12 2011 10:30 AM

    The Australian dollar has opened around USD1.0350 this morning after yet another volatile day in global markets.

  • HP TouchPad Wi-Fi: Guide on Whether to Buy or Not

    July 20 2011 8:08 AM

    Hewlett Packard will be launching its new TouchPad tablet in Sydney next Tuesday, July 26.

  • Finally, an iPad Killer? Sony Shows Off Non-iPad-Wannabe Tablets

    July 15 2011 10:13 PM

    Sony Corp. is releasing this fall two portable non-slab styled tablets, code-named "S1" and "S2" for now. The tablets depart from the usual square, flat slab-style of the present tablets that have failed to put a dent to Apple's dominance in the market.

  • Cisco Cius: A No-frills 'iPad' for Business?

    July 11 2011 11:41 PM

    ANALYSIS: Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO), the company perhaps best known for Internet protocol-based networking and other products, has launched its own tablet PC, called Cius. Cisco describes the device based on Google's Android platform as "an ultra-portable, mobile collaboration enterprise tablet that offers access to essential business applications."

  • Cisco to Announce Quarterly Results Tomorrow Amid Shake-Up

    May 10 2011 6:38 PM

    Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) will hold a conference call for Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 1:30 PM (PT), to discuss its third quarter fiscal year 2011 results, amid a management shake-up that began last month. Financial results will be released after the close of the market on Wednesday.

  • World’s billionaires meet to find ways to give

    May 09 2011 2:01 PM

    Some of the world's top billionaires have gathered in Arizona to discuss money and how to give them away.

  • Australian Stock Market Report - Morning 11/02/2011

    February 11 2011 11:08 AM

    US wholesale inventories rose by a higher-than-expected 1pct in December to $430.5 billion - its highest level in almost two years.

  • IBM acquires Blade Network to bolster data center business

    September 28 2010 6:44 PM

    International Business Machines (IBM) announced on Monday it has acquired California-based data switch maker Blade Network Technologies for an undisclosed amount.