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Cisco Investigating Dozens Of Routers, Switches, Servers That May Be Affected By Spectre, Meltdown Exploits

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 12:10
In a security advisory issued Thursday night, Cisco says it is putting dozens of routers, switches and servers under the microscope to find out whether any of them may be affected by the Spectre or Meltdown exploits.

The 10 Biggest Cisco Stories Of 2017

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:00
Launching the "new network," spending billions on acquisitions and getting hit by a faulty component issue topped the list for the biggest Cisco stories of 2017.

5 Companies Set To Benefit From Tax Repatriation

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:04
CRN breaks down the top five technology leaders with the most cash held overseas that would benefit from tax repatriation in the U.S.

7 Things To Know About Cisco's Executive Shakeup

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 14:37
The departures of 22-year Cisco executives Chris Dedicoat and Rebecca Jacoby sent further signals to partners that CEO Chuck Robbins intends to completely remake the networking giant as a leader in the market for cloud-based solutions.

Cisco's Nirav Sheth On Driving Services With ConnectWise, Cultivating Born-In-The-Cloud Partners And Playing Nice With AWS

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:36
Cisco channel executive Nirav Sheth spoke with CRN about Cisco's continuing transformation into a recurring revenue-based software company and how it is playing matchmaker between born-in-the-cloud partners and traditional partners in an effort to accelerate cloud-based business.

With More Than 1,000 Partners On Board, Cisco's ConnectWise Partnership Shows Early Momentum

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:19
"If the first 30 days are a litmus test, then I think we're super excited about the momentum and the net-new opportunities we're creating for our partners," said Cisco executive Nirav Sheth.

Partners: Cisco Exec Shakeup Is A Sign Of CEO Robbins' Focus On Software Transformation

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:58
Two of Cisco's top executives, including its global sales leader, are leaving the networking giant next year as the company continues its transformation into a recurring-revenue software company.

Cisco CEO Robbins on John Chambers: 'You're The Cornerstone In Our History'

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 17:30
Chambers Monday looked back on a 27-year career with Cisco, and said the company under Robbins is poised to lead a rapidly changing IT market.

Cisco's Chambers Term As Chairman Ends Monday, Board Expected To Pass Torch To CEO Robbins

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:03
The board is expected to appoint CEO Chuck Robbins to the chairman's position during the company's annual shareholder meeting scheduled for Monday afternoon.

Aerohive Jumps Into SD-WAN Market With Offering Designed To Out-Simplify Cisco

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:22
Aerohive, already a major software-defined local area network player, says its new SD-WAN offering is more easily managed and gives partners the unified story their customers want.

New North America Sales Leader Prepares Zyxel For Channel Program Changes, Aggressive Recruitment Effort

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00
David Soares has plans to boost partners' earning potential, steer the channel toward a more cloud-focused MSP model, and lure partners away from competitors Cisco Meraki, Ruckus Wireless and Ubiquiti.

Equinix Introduces On-Demand Software-Defined Networking Across Its Global Data Center Network

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 21:00
The new Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric, consolidating ECX and IX, enables customers to rapidly deploy connections to major cloud providers, enterprise partners and customers.

'The Most Vibrant Soul I've Ever Met': Channel Remembers Vegas Shooting Victim Neysa Tonks, Beloved Saleswoman And Selfless Mother

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 17:00
Technologent's Neysa Tonks, a victim of last month's mass shooting in Las Vegas, is remembered as a cherished friend by those who miss her infectious laugh and boundless energy.

Partners: Cisco's Software Strategy Is Resonating With Customers, Driving Business

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 16:15
Cisco is seeing traction with new products aimed at moving customers into integrated, multi-cloud environments where products are purchased as a service and paid for on a subscription or consumption basis.

Ahead Of Acquisition By VMware, VeloCloud Challenges Cisco By Aiming For Outcomes, Not Intents, With New SD-WAN Offering

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 15:35
VeloCloud executives say the new solution leapfrogs intent-based networking in the race to simplify networking operations for corporate IT organizations.

Cisco CEO Robbins On The Tax Reform Cash Bonanza, The Google Partnership And Why IoT Is All About The Network

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 16:30
Chuck Robbins told CNBC that Cisco's Google partnership, IoT strategy and capital strategy are positioning the company for dominance in the cloud era.

6 Keys To Cisco's New Performance Metrics For The 'Network Intuitive' Era

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:15
Cisco's new performance metrics are part of an evolving move away from the expensive, proprietary hardware and into its software-centric "Network Intuitive" strategy.

CRN Interview: Carousel Industries Executive On Why Cisco Security Is An 'Enormous' Opportunity For The Channel

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:17
Josh King, director of security solutions at top Cisco partner Carousel Industries, speaks with CRN about how Cisco's security portfolio can help partners solve issues for 'confused' customers.

NetApp Growth Focused On All-Flash Storage, Hybrid Cloud Technologies

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:55
All-flash storage and hybrid cloud, along with the company's new HCI hyper-converged infrastructure appliance, are also expected to continue driving growth for the foreseeable future, CEO George Kurian said.

Cisco CEO: More Than 1,100 Customers Are Using Network Intuitive Catalyst 9000 Switches

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:35
New switch uptake helps Cisco make a case for new software subscriptions and future recurring revenue.


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