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The power of connectivity: Closing the digital divide

With the COVID-19 pandemic still upon us, the internet is nothing less than a lifeline. But for those on the wrong side of the digital divide, working, learning, and staying healthy is a constant challenge.   “An internet connection is really only affordable in 29 out of the world’s 195 countries,” said Jonathan Davidson, SVP/GM […]

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The digital divide has never been more apparent

By Jeff Campbell, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Public Policy, Cisco Systems The pandemic has illuminated and exacerbated the already wide digital divide in this country. The workforce has transitioned from working in an office to working at home. We’re using virtual meetings and cloud-based tools to keep our teams connected. Small businesses […]