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Internet of Things - Smart Buildings

Make your buildings smart. Combine different building networks such as light, air, physical security, and more onto a single IP network. When you do, you can boost security and make management easy. Building systems in a Cisco Digital Ceiling are simpler to manage and more efficient. They can also improve productivity, safety, and the comfort of occupants.

John Baekelmans, CTO, introduces Cisco Digital Ceiling and talks about how Internet of Things (IoT) is driving the networking market and how Cisco is entering into industrial IoT applications, starting with network connected lighting systems. Recorded at Tech Field Day Extra at Cisco Live Berlin on February 15, 2016.

Cisco is transforming the way buildings are designed, built, managed and experienced.

How? The early adoption of a smart building designs means reduced build and fit out costs right from the start of construction. A secure, enterprise-grade network means that every building system can be controlled from anywhere with a smart device. And tenants enjoy an enhanced user experience through personalized environmental controls.

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Software defined storage using Windows Server

Coping with data growth continues to be a challenge. Combine this with cloud-native designs that assume boundless resource availability and it rapidly becomes clear that there needs to be a better way to mange and provide storage services.


Cisco Security Report 2016 Highlights

The Cisco 2016 Annual Security Report—which presents research, insights, and perspectives from Cisco Security Research—highlights the challenges that defenders face in detecting and blocking attackers who employ a rich and ever-changing arsenal of tools. The report also includes research from external experts, such as Level 3 Threat Research Labs, to help shed more light on current threat trends.