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6 Steps to Become an Inventor

So we wrote our first patent. As a part of the MIG Customer Escalation and Engineering organization, we work with customers to help solve their problems. After one customer incident, we started to visualize an invention involving a cross-technology solution to help them manage their network even better. We brought the idea to paper. We […]

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Watch the WebexOne day one keynote

Innovation Impact 25 Years of Creating Opportunity, One Learner at a Time For the past 25 years, the Cisco Networking Academy has been working to equip individuals around the world, providing skills training to prepare learners to participate in the digital economy.

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North Carolina Central University embraces hybrid “living”

By Gary DePreta, VP for U.S. State, Local Governments, and Education (SLED) Institutions of higher education are at an inflection point. Education leaders are grappling with how to adapt to the impending enrollment cliff, with an estimated 15% decline in college-going students beginning in 2025. With low student engagement and course attendance, increased student drop-out rates, […]

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How I Work: How Alok Menon discovered his rhythm

By Majka Klemmer and Diane Poduch Software Engineering Leader Alok Menon used to start his days in a carpool with his colleagues in Bangalore. They were — and still are — a very close-knit team that joined Cisco in 2018 as part of the July Systems acquisition. Making the most out of a traffic-filled, two-hour plus commute each way, […]

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Cisco Networking Academy Launches Free IT Education to Empower All People with Career Possibilities

People are wired with an innate desire to learn. Yet, while desire may be evenly distributed, access to education tools, resources, and opportunity is not. At Cisco Networking Academy, we believe that all people, regardless of where they live, their means, age, gender, or background, deserve equal access to education and the opportunity to pursue […]

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The power of proximity: Amplifying inclusion through conversation

“A commitment to diversity and inclusion at Cisco requires more than just talking about what we are doing right.  True change comes when we can confront our differences around the full spectrum of diversity (inclusive of gender, ethnicity, race, orientation, age, ability, veteran status, religion, culture, background, experience, strengths and perspectives, etc…) and understand how […]

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Cisco partners with COP26 to support a more inclusive and sustainable future

Cisco partners with COP26 to support a more inclusive and sustainable future News Release News summary: Cisco is proud to announce its partnership Oct 22, 2021 News summary:  Cisco is proud to announce its partnership with COP26, the global climate conference taking place in Glasgow from 31 October to 12 November 2021 With the goal […]

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Cisco Launches Webex Hologram, An Augmented Reality Meeting Solution

Cisco Launches Webex Hologram, An Augmented Reality Meeting Solution News Release News Summary: Webex Hologram combines feature rich Webex Oct 26, 2021 News Summary: Webex Hologram combines feature rich Webex meeting functionality with immersive 3D holograms Leverages augmented reality (AR) to close the gap between virtual and in-person collaboration Real-time, photorealistic holographic experience aids remote […]

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New Webex by Cisco Innovations Address Challenges of Hybrid Work for Organizations of All Sizes

New Webex by Cisco Innovations Address Challenges of Hybrid Work for Organizations of All Sizes News Release News Summary: More than 1,000 new features added to Webex Oct 26, 2021 News Summary:  More than 1,000 new features added to Webex over the past 12 months – dramatically improving the Hybrid Work experience. Latest features help […]