Mass layoff looming at Cisco due to lower orders – update
Cisco is facing fewer orders and is considering a reorganization. The reorganization is expected to affect thousands of jobs in the short term.
Update 15 February: Several days after the initial announcement by Cisco CEO Chuck Robins that Cisco would restructure, it has become clear how many peo... Read more
Subsea cable between America and Europe completes 800Gbps test
The successful trial of the 6,236-kilometer Internet cable should lay a foundation for supporting cloud and AI services.
At issue is the Amitié cable, on which Microsoft and Cisco are collaborating. This cable runs from Boston in the U.S. to Bordeaux in France. To complete the trial, the cable ... Read more
Webex also gets into spatial computing with Vision Pro app
Shortly after Zoom was first in to support the Apple Vision Pro, Cisco's Webex is now following suit. The conferencing app resembles the conventional application in many ways, but with unique features designed to take full advantage of the new Apple headset.
In our analysis a week ago, we notice... Read more
Cisco offers more observability for cloud-native and Kubernetes
The Cisco Observability Platform features new functionality. Enterprises now have access to new Digital Experience Monitoring (DEM) and extended Berkeley Packets Filters (eBPF).
The update introduces an updated DEM application on the Cisco Observability Platform. Within this application, real us... Read more
Cisco step closer to Cisco Networking Cloud Vision
Cisco has introduced new AI-based networking technology to its Cisco Networking Cloud portfolio. The move was made to improve security, customers' digital end experience and automation.
Cisco announces new integrations with Cisco Secure Access within its Cisco Networking Cloud. This is to enhanc... Read more
Cisco and Nvidia build Ethernet-based AI infrastructure
Cisco and Nvidia have big plans when it comes to building an AI infrastructure for organizations. At least that's the message both companies broadcast today at Cisco Live EMEA. Of particular note is that this is an Ethernet-based infrastructure.
If an organization wants to get started with AI, i... Read more
Cisco and Hitachi Vantara tackle hybrid cloud complexity
Cisco and Hitachi Vantara are expanding their partnership to make it easier for businesses to move to hybrid cloud environments. To this end, both parties are introducing new IaaS solutions and flexible consumption models.
In June 2023, Cisco and Hitachi Vantara entered into a comprehensive part... Read more
FBI proactively removes Chinese botnet malware on hundreds of SOHO routers
The FBI hindered the operations of the Chinese hacker gang Volt Typhoon yesterday. The U.S. security agency removed proactively these hackers' KV Botnet malware on hundreds of Small business and Home Office (SOHO) routers. Potential future new infections were also prevented.
According to the FBI... Read more
Zoom and Microsoft plan to shake up hybrid meetings, Cisco doesn’t
Hybrid meetings are still inferior to physical meetings in many ways. Big players like Zoom and Microsoft are bringing disruptive solutions to address these shortcomings. Meanwhile, Cisco is opting for evolution, not revolution. What future awaits virtual meetings?
Zoom announced this week that ... Read more
Critical vulnerability in Cisco UC/CC may lead to RCE attack
A number of Cisco solutions for SMBs suffer from a critical vulnerability that could lead to an RCE attack.
Cisco has issued a warning. The vulnerabilities have received a 9.9 CVSS score. The problem involves failure to process user-supplied data read into memory correctly. Hackers not logged in... Read more