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2017-05-04 – Olakunle Oloruntimehin

8 things you didn’t know about Cisco Systems

Olakunle Oloruntimehin

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2017

2017-05-04 8 things you didn’t know about Cisco Systems
By Olakunle Oloruntimehin, GM Cisco Nigeria
Cisco Systems is an IT and networking brand that specializes in switches, routers, cybersecurity, and IoT and whose logo seems to be on every office telephone or conference hardware. Although Cisco is a popular well-known organization, there still lies an element of enigma around the brand that leaves a vaguely content yet eager to know more about feeling—because there are things about Cisco including the brand name itself that is unknown.
2017-03-02 Cisco Spark Board – A Team Tablet For Seamless Collaboration in Africa
By Conrad Steyn, Cisco Southern Africa Collaboration Product Sales Specialist
What if you could have a life-sized team tablet for your meeting room? One that feels as easy to use as the latest smartphone and looks as good? And one that is multi-functional, so you can do more and get more done with it?
2017-03-02 3 Things Successful Teams Do Differently in the Digital Business
By Conrad Steyn, Cisco Southern Africa Collaboration Product Sales Specialist
Teams that collaborate, stay together. It could be a bumper sticker or a cheesy team-building slogan, but it’s the truth. The only thing that separates a successful business idea from an idea that never gets off the ground is the complexity of bringing people together.
2017-02-20 Cybersecurity in Africa – Practical & Simple Tips on How to Protect from Online Threats
By Paul Beyleveld – Cybersecurity Consulting Systems Engineer, Cisco Southern Africa
In today’s hyper-connected world, the real question isn’t if a security breach will happen but when. And breaches mean loss of money, time and customers, on top of outages. Thus the question is how do you as an individual, or organization, protect yourself from cyberattacks.

2016

2016-12-14 Every organization will experience Cybercrime
By Abdelilah Nejjari, GM for Cisco Maghreb
The rise of technology has presented new challenges for Morocco and Africa as a whole. One such risk that requires direct attention and action is cybercrime. Cybersecurity experts predict that 80% of Africa’s PC’s are infected by viruses and malicious software.
2016-11-17 Why 5G is a lot more than just 4G on steroids?
By Stefano Mattiello, Cisco Director for Global Services Providers
Last September, the United Nations’ information and communication technologies agency ITU shared its vision of a 5G mobile broadband connected society of the year 2020
2016-11-17 Nigeria Financial Services industry one of the most affected by cybercrime, says Cisco
By Olakunle Oloruntimehin, General Manager, Cisco Nigeria
Cybersecurity Awareness month has highlighted that African countries need to urgently scale up efforts to combat cybercrimes through a multi-stakeholder approach involving government, industry, private and civil society organizations
2016-10-26 Digital Transformation to Lead Maghreb & WCA to a Region Reimagined, says Cisco
By Abdelilah Nejjari, GM for Cisco Maghreb
As we move from the Information Era to the Digital Era, the network continues to grow in relevance. If the network foundation crumbles, the business will be crippled.