Cisco Investments has announced a US$10-million investment into Singapore’s Monk’s Hill Ventures’ innovation fund for startups, which will focus on early-stage startups working on the cloud, the Internet of Everything (IoE), big data and analytics, mobility and enterprise applications in Asean.
Annual IP traffic will triple between 2014 and 2019, when it will reach a record two zettabytes, according to the 10th annual Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast.
Telcos’ key assets are no longer their physical networks but their brand and customer relationships, which makes them uniquely positioned to offer Communications, Commerce and Community solutions as ‘comcos,’ writes Gerard K.M. Lim.
Organisations will stop managing much of their own infrastructure, and instead, make greater use of on-premises and hosted managed services for existing IT assets, such as their data centres, writes Schneider Electric’s Pankaj Sharma.
Already seeing strong traction for Internet of Everything solutions in Malaysia, Cisco Systems expects 2015 to be a good year for it as it starts to ‘connect the disconnected,’ country manager Albert Chai tells DNA.
Malaysia’s public and private sectors need to work hand-in-hand to ensure the wide adoption of the Internet of Everything (IoE), according to a senior executive at US networking giant Cisco Systems Inc.
Networking giant Cisco has created what may amount to a ‘blue ocean’ with its latest salvo in the big data analytics space, venturing into a market where it believes it can remain dominant for a long time, Goh Thean Eu reports from San Jose, California.
Cisco said it is launching a worldwide Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF) Young Women’s Innovation Grand Challenge in concert with a global network of companies in the IoT (Internet of Things) space, local organisations and non-profits dedicated to women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).
Having attended the recently-concluded Cisco Connect 2014 event in Kuala Lumpur, Frost & Sullivan’s Harsh Upadhyay shares his views on Cisco’s take on IoE, as well as its importance to the Malaysian economy.
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