Cisco at
Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2021

Future reimagined

Thank you for joining Cisco at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2021. We addressed the issues that matter to CIOs including envisioning the future and exploring the thorniest challenges that IT leaders are facing around the future of work.

If you missed our Solution Provider Session, moderated by Cisco CIO Jacqueline Guichelaar, you can watch the full video below.

Taming Hybrid Work – A Real World Perspective

Listen to CIO Jacqueline Guichelaar in conversation with Francine Katsoudas, Cisco’s EVP and Chief People, Policy & Purpose Officer, and Jeetu Patel, EVP and General Manager of Security and Collaboration, as they offer diverse perspectives on the thorniest issues of hybrid work.

Rethinking the Technology Priorities of CIOs

This moderated discussion provided insight into businesses' strategic investments and technology priorities. Following is a summary of the key discussion points from the session.

Key priorities:

  • Hybrid work
  • Borderless talent
  • Architecting the cloud world
  • Digital business agility
  • Secure agile network

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