Rita Younger, The National Practice Lead For SDN and ACI at CDW.

We had a conversation with Rita Younger, the National Practice Lead for SDN and ACI at CDW. CDW is a leading multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. A Fortune 500 company with multi-national capabilities, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs […]

Cisco Talos Threat Research Summit at Cisco Live – Orlando 2018

    During this year’s Cisco Live – Orlando, amongst many of the topics discussed was Security.  With the current climate of data breaches happening on what seems like a daily basis and the constant threat to our data, there has never been a more poignant time to look at Cyber security. In a world […]

Big names and networking companies to watch

Almost half of the world’s population has internet access. And as this figure grows, so will the complexity of networks and connectivity. To keep on track, ongoing innovations in information technology are increasing the efficiency and reliability of these ever-expanding networks. Software-defined networking, or SDN, in particular, has changed the way information moves around the […]

Intent-based networking, the next big thing in networking

The next big thing on the networking horizon promises to be….wait for it… Intent-based Networking. IBN, the word has been thrown at everyone since Cisco revealed its vision for the future of networking earlier this year. And when Cisco is interested in a technology many will follow. Well established network companies and start-ups are all […]

The benefits of Cisco certifications

There are many different networking certifications to get certified in. If you want to be a networking professional, getting certified is a good step forward in your career. The benefits of IT certifications go far and beyond simply receiving a piece of paper to tack to your office wall. Today we will discuss acquiring Cisco […]

The Competitive Advantage for Cisco’s Hyperconverged Platform

Gartner analysts foresee that, within five years, hyperconverged infrastructure the tightly integrated union of compute, storage, networking, and virtualization capabilities – will enter the “mainstream.” HCIS will be the fastest-growing segment of the overall market for integrated systems, reaching almost $5 billion, which is 24 percent of the market, by 2019. Cisco jumped into the […]

The Cisco device that’s turning heads

The first Cisco Spark boards have been shipped out and Cisco’s newest product seems to be a true hit. The device is turning heads in the unified communications and collaboration industry by packing microphones, ultra-high-definition cameras, voice-tracking technology and an advanced interactive whiteboard into a single offering. Therefore, it’s not a surprise that the Spark […]