• Four takeaways from Cisco's Q1

    Posted November 15, 2012 - 4:07 pm

    Four things are clear from Cisco’s better-than-expected Q1 FY 2013 results:
  • Cisco how-to guides for firewalls, IPv6, contact centers and taking that security exam

    Posted December 5, 2011 - 9:45 pm

    We take a look at a few recent Cisco Networking Technology Series books
  • 2011 tech industry graveyard

    Posted October 17, 2011 - 9:01 pm

    WebOS, Cisco Flip camera, Google Labs and the rest: Our list of IT companies, technologies and ideas killed off or headed for the end of life.
  • Greenpeace rates IT climate-change leaders and laggards

    Posted December 9, 2010 - 3:18 pm

    Cisco, Ericsson, and Fujitsu earn top honors for their efforts in climate solutions, remote collaboration and telecommuting offerings.
  • Top IT turkeys of 2010

    Posted November 23, 2010 - 11:57 am

    Let's look back at the IT companies, products and people who exhibited turkey-like behavior in 2010.
  • Cisco's top 10 rivals

    Posted October 14, 2010 - 9:21 pm

    Competition is only getting tougher for Cisco as it continues to expand in 30 or so new markets while attempting to maintain growth in its core routing and switching businesses.
  • Cisco hopes to steamroll the competition

    Posted September 15, 2010 - 9:39 pm

    When talk turns to flattening the data center network, Cisco has as much of a story to tell as the other guys, if not more so.
  • Quiz: What were the first products from today's biggest tech companies?

    Posted January 25, 2010 - 12:46 pm

    Cisco, Microsoft, IBM: They all started somewhere.
  • Which HD Pocket Camcorder Is Best for You?

    Posted December 3, 2009 - 11:47 pm

    The differences among pocketable, YouTube-friendly camcorders are bigger than you might think. Here's what some top-rated models do best, what some don't do well, and what some can't do at all.
  • Boise State ditches Cisco DNS

    Posted October 7, 2009 - 3:55 pm

    Boise State University, the largest university in Idaho, has replaced its aging Cisco Network Registrar software with appliances from BlueCat Networks that it says are easier to manage and less expensive to operate for Domain Name System and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol services.
  • Enter to win a Cisco training course worth $3,495

    Posted October 1, 2009 - 11:54 am

    Cisco Subnet welcomes Global Knowledge Training as a contributor to Cisco Subnet. In honor of this partnership, Global Knowledge is offering a free Cisco training course worth up to $3,495 to be given away to one lucky reader.
  • Cisco unified communications saves money for Henny Penny

    Posted September 24, 2009 - 9:17 am

    Henny Penny swapped out its aging Avaya PBXs for Cisco unified communication gear and wound up with a more expensive system that saves money on travel and improves communication with distributors.
  • HP vs. Cisco: A Data Center Smackdown Looms?

    Posted June 15, 2009 - 2:11 pm

    Despite an overwhelming dominance of the networking business, Cisco has a target on its back, painted there by HP's ProCurve networking unit early in the decade, when they began gunning for Cisco.
  • Enterprises cut costs with open source routers

    Posted June 9, 2009 - 5:21 pm

    Open source is everywhere -- operating systems, application software, development tools. So why not routers, too?
  • When NAC meets NAP

    Posted May 14, 2009 - 9:59 am

    Complete and seamless integration across Cisco NAC, Microsoft NAP, and other network access control solutions remains a distant dream, but signs of progress emerge.
  • Interference, latency, security issues for wireless networks

    Posted May 6, 2009 - 9:45 am

    For a year Oklahoma City has operated a 620 square-mile 802.11g wireless network for mobile computer access for the city police and fire departments. As convenient as this Tropos Networks-based meshed 802.11g is, interference problems are significant enough that mobile public-safety units have also been given Sprint mobile cards as a connectivity backup.
  • A strategic security vendor versus the best-in-breed

    Posted April 29, 2009 - 9:30 am

    A huge debate these days is whether to select a strategic security vendor to provide the majority of security products and services the enterprise might require, or opt to evaluate point products, including those from start-ups, with an eye toward best of breed.
  • Data Center Dustup Favors Cisco

    Posted March 23, 2009 - 9:51 am

    Cisco Systems stirred up a hornet's nest among server vendors with the announcement that it was explicitly getting into the blade-based server market.
  • 2009's 25 geekiest 25th anniversaries

    Posted January 9, 2009 - 4:01 pm

    The year 1984 provided a boatload of technological achievement and geeky infamy. The media will revisit them one by one over the next 12 months, but here they are today, neatly alphabetized.
  • Riding the downturn: Network vendors eye new markets in ’09

    Posted January 8, 2009 - 5:44 pm

    Today's rough economy hasn't put the breaks on vendor ambition. Here's a look at what you can expect this year from Microsoft, Cisco, Juniper Networks, Avaya, and other key IT vendors, including their most pressing 2009 priorities and potential stumbling blocks.
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