Updated: 1 hour 34 min ago
Here are 12 things Cisco partners need to know about Cisco's $3.7 billion acquisition of AppDynamics, its sales vision, broader internet of things implications and a combined go-to-market strategy.
Cisco partners said the networking giant's $3.7B acquisition of AppDynamics will be a game changer in the application performance industry and drive network refreshes for the channel.
The acquisition of AppDynamics, which was expected to go public this year, will give Cisco a popular technology for monitoring managing application performance.
Cisco's new Spark Board collaboration product combines ultra-high-definition cameras, microphones, voice-tracking technology, Spark APIs and other collaboration features into one single device.
Here's why Cisco's Tuesday launch of Spark Board will turn a lot of heads in the unified communications and collaboration industry.
Cisco America's channel chief, Rick Snyder, discusses the biggest channel initiatives underway this year to drive partner profitability.
A webinar and one-day training events are part of an effort to increase penetration of the Meraki cloud-controlled Wi-Fi, routing and security offerings among D&H's Cisco partners.
In other top stories, Avaya files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Also, Cisco's Chambers is bullish on the market under the new Trump administration.
Avaya partners are backing the company's decision to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to combat its massive $6 billion debt.
Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins tells Business Insider he's "very optimistic" about the economy after speaking with President Elect Donald Trump and his team and a technology summit last month.
Cisco's Rick Snyder, channel chief for the Americas, tells CRN how channel partners can be the most profitable in 2017 and how Cisco can help.
Cisco Executive Chairman John Chambers says he is optimistic about the country's economic future, adding that Trump's proposed tax repatriation plan could spur Cisco to blaze an acquisition trail in 2017.
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency revokes its previous ruling that lifted a temporary ban on imports of Arista products into the U.S. Arista says it has not yet had the opportunity to address any new concerns.
After five years, Cisco is launching a new data center certification track, along with data analytics training, to focus its partners on achieving business outcomes using the huge volumes of enterprise data from IoT and cloud workloads.
Longtime top Cisco executive Praveen Akkiraju plans to disrupt the software-defined networking market as the new CEO of the SD-WAN startup.
Dell and Cisco may be arch rivals in the server business, but the two will continue to be best buddies when it comes to future development of the VCE Vblock and VxBlock solutions.
Tony Shakib has taken a top Internet of Things position at Microsoft after helping lead Cisco's IoT strategy for years.
Global cloud providers are preparing to "smear time" as 2016 closes on a leap second that can cause headaches for customers
Cisco's security portfolio drives triple-digit growth for its partners as the company's security-related investments, acquisitions and bundling look to gain even more traction in 2017.
Versa Networks' new CEO, Kelly Ahuja talks with CRN about leaving Cisco after 18 years, the rising demand of value-added services in the service provider market, and why SPs jumped into the SD-WAN market in 2016.