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  • Cisco releases video collaboration tools

    With an eye on business collaboration and communication, Cisco has released a range of new video production products aimed at enterprise customers.

    Written by Georgina Swan25 Feb. 11 10:02
  • Cisco's moment of truth

    Cisco achieved a milestone in its most recent fiscal quarter, one with profound implications for the future of the company: Cisco made more money from its new products and services than it did from routers and switches.

    Written by Jeff Caruso21 Feb. 11 16:49
  • Cisco announces three new security certifications

    It's Cisco Live this week - in London, at least. As usual, Cisco makes certification announcements around the time of the show, and this time the announcement has to do with Security.

    Written by Wendell Odom04 Feb. 11 12:39
  • Cisco bolsters video, buys digital media company Inlet

    Cisco this week announced its intent to acquire privately held Inlet Technologies, a provider of adaptive bit rate (ABR) digital media processing platforms, for $95 million in cash and retention-based incentives.

    Written by Jim Duffy05 Feb. 11 04:31
  • Cisco vulnerability could allow billing system rorting

    Cisco is warning that a vulnerability in its second generation Cisco Content Services Gateway (CSG2) could allow hackers to bypass billing policies and gain access to restricted sites.

    Written by Computerworld Staff27 Jan. 11 13:17
  • Cisco unveils Internet TV and more at CES

    Cisco this week unveiled a suite of video products designed to combine digital TV, online content, social media and other communications applications into an all-inclusive home and mobile video session.

    Written by Jim Duffy07 Jan. 11 00:41
  • Greenpeace rates climate-change leaders and laggards

    Greenpeace International released the fourth version of its "Cool IT Leaderboard" on Tuesday, and Cisco, Ericsson and Fujitsu ranked atop the list of 17 global high-tech companies.

    Written by Thomas Wailgum10 Dec. 10 05:12
  • Dell in talks to buy storage vendor Compellent

    Dell said Thursday it is in advanced talks with storage vendor Compellent Technologies regarding a merger that would call for Dell to pay US$27.50 per share, or roughly $876 million, for the company.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus10 Dec. 10 04:26
  • Cisco to acquire LineSider for cloud tech

    Muscling up on cloud technologies, Cisco Systems is in the process of acquiring network management software vendor LineSider Technologies, the company announced Wednesday.

    Written by Joab Jackson02 Dec. 10 02:14
  • Wall Street Beat: Cisco stirs worry, but forecasts solid

    Word of slowing growth from Cisco put the brakes on the tech rally in the markets, but Lenovo results and forecasts for the mobile, online and consumer electronics markets suggest that IT's recovery from the recession still has legs.

    Written by Marc Ferranti13 Nov. 10 04:19