Cisco Systems’ Chairman and CEO John Chambers recently sat down with CRN at Cisco’s headquarters in San Jose, US. Here are excerpts from the conversation.http://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294413/-hasn-hardware-player-center-decades-contrary-prognostications-breaking-away
Stanimira Koleva, MD, APJC, Partner Business Group, Cisco, spoke to Sonal Desai, about the objectives and features of Partner Led, the company’s new partner engagement modelhttp://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294387/-customer-led-partner-led
B Raghavendran, Director, Partner Organization, Cisco India and Saarc, speaks about the company’s emphasis on UCS and the increasing opportunities for partners in IoE and IoThttp://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/299048/-betting-smart-cities-aci-iot
B Raghavendran, VP, Channel Operations and Commercial Strategy, Cisco India, spoke about the company’s channel plans in an interview with Dhaval Valiahttp://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294398/-partners-talk-language-architecture
Gautam Munish, Vice President, Cisco Capital India, gives an overview of the company’s financing services, in an interview with Tabrez Khanhttp://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294417/-enable-lower-tco-financing
Stanimira Koleva, Managing Director, Partner Business Group, Cisco Systems, APJC, speaks about the company’s new partner initiatives and India growth strategy in an exclusive interview with CRNhttp://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294400/partner-led-biz-growing-percent
Cisco has rolled out the Advanced IP Next-Generation Network (IP NGN) Architecture Specialization, a new advanced specialization to address the needs of the second-, third- and fourth-tier service providers, globally.http://www.crn.in/crn/interviews/294390/-keen-board-partners-us-access-remote-rural-markets
Cisco retained its Channel Champion crown, scoring better than competitors on almost all channel preference parameters; D-Link came second by being the most aggressive SMB brandhttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/296950/cisco-retains-channel-champion-crown-networking
By integrating the proven Cisco ASA 5500 Series firewall with application control, next-generation intrusion prevention systems (NGIPS) and advanced malware protection (AMP) from Sourcefire, Cisco is providing integrated threat defense across the entire attack continuumhttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/298016/cisco-introduces-generation-firewall
SmartNet, along with related offerings like SmartNet Total Care, represent a significant and very lucrative opportunity for channel partners, says Cisco channel chiefhttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/298367/cisco-touts-partner-opportunities-smartnet
NetApp and Cisco recently announced plans to extend FlexPod with a series of pre-validated design architectures. Manu Bansal, Vice President, Advanced Technology Channels, Cisco in an interview with CRN explains the movehttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/292072/cisco-netapp-help-customers-cloud
Cisco, EMC and VMware are joining forces to offer IT training on cloud computing, data center and big data technologies in the form of previously launched courses from their respective training organizationshttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/289262/cisco-emc-vmware-offer-branded-training
The networking giant is transforming itself from a technology provider to a business solutions provider. While this presents the biggest opportunity ever for Cisco, it also poses its toughest challenge yethttp://www.crn.in/crn/cover_story/294886/transformation-cisco
Cisco took the first round, now HP is throwing in good punches. With plans to acquire 3Com, HP seems to be retaliating to the networking major’s move into the server and storage market.http://www.crn.in/crn/features/295007/hp-takes-cisco
Cisco Intercloud hosting partners can host and deliver the app—designed for messaging, file sharing and more—and monetize it by offering additional management services and featureshttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/298737/cisco-shakes-collaboration-line-project-squared-cloud-app
Cisco kicked off its Cisco Live event this week in San Francisco by introducing new all-in-one desktop collaboration devices, along with a new hosted meeting room servicehttp://www.crn.in/crn/news/296674/cisco-launches-aio-desktop-collaboration-devices-hosted-meeting-service
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