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Cisco to create 200 new cloud jobs at Cisco Meraki UK

Cisco has announced plans to create 200 new UK jobs for cloud professionals with an investment of $2.5m in the UK-based Startupbootcamp accelerator.

Deutsche Telekom launches pan-European public cloud on Cisco platform

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Deutsche Telekom has announced the start of a new pan-European public cloud service aimed at businesses of all sizes.

Cisco boosts SDN range with ACI update

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Cisco claims that customers can take a further step towards network automation as it launched a new release of Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) software to its software defined networking range.

Cisco promises breakthrough software for cloud-scale networking

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Cisco claims it has invented a way to integrate and simplify web scale networks to make them twice as cost effective and much more scalable.

Cisco strengthens China operations with Inspur joint venture

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Cisco Systems is to form a joint venture with Chinese server maker Inspur, selling networking and cloud computing products in China. Cisco and Inspur will jointly invest $100 million in the project.

Public cloud generating $22 billion a quarter for IT Companies


Public cloud computing generated over $22 billion in revenues for IT companies in the second financial quarter of 2015, according to a study by Synergy Research Group.

Cisco claims new Infinite cloud can deliver video services in 90 days


Cisco has unveiled its new Infinite range of cloud-powered video services aimed at service providers, broadcasters and media companies. It claims the cloud could cut the delivery time for a new video service from 12 months to 90 days.

HP overtakes Cisco in cloud infrastructure equipment leadership battle


HP is now the top selling supplier to the cloud infrastructure equipment market, having sat on the shoulder of market leader Cisco throughout 2013 and 2014, according to a study by the Synergy Research Group.

Businesses want private cloud as revenue enabler says IDC

Cisco says cloud - primarily private cloud - is the key to unlocking new business value

Cloud business is moving into a second wave of adoption, according to a global study commissioned by Cisco. Half (53 per cent) the survey group said they expect cloud to raise their revenues in the next two years – with almost as many (44 per cent) identifying private cloud as their chosen enabler.

Link Labs bags $5.7m to boost IoT network dev efforts

Link Labs scored $5.7m, which it will use to double down on product development

Internet of Things (IoT) networking specialist Link Labs has secured $5.7m in series A funding which the company said would be used to boost its low-power wide area network (LPWAN) expansion efforts.