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Spotlight: Graph databases event draws star speakers from Cisco, Docker, Microsoft and more

If you're interested in hearing the latest in graph database news and developments, you might want to check out Neo4j's third annual GraphConnect conference.

Cisco SDN makes its way into service provider realm through Verizon

Cisco's software-defined networking technology, specifically Intelligent WAN, has found its way into the service provider world. Using the technology, Verizon launched a new software-defined WAN service for its enterprise customers.

OpenDaylight's Neela Jacques talks Cisco and the future of the open networking project

When Neela Jacques left a position at VMware to take on the role of executive director of the OpenDaylight Project, there were those who thought he lacked good judgment, but two years and three iterations of the open networking project later, Jacques believes the project is well on its way to becoming the de facto software-defined networking standard.

Why Apple needs the enterprise and what's standing in its way

At a time when enterprise computing is in a transition period, moving from on-premises to cloud, from PC to mobile, there is an opportunity to control the future of enterprise computing. Having created this opportunity in large part, Apple is looking to expand the reach of iOS to maintain the iPhone's top spot in the enterprise but also turn around the declining trajectory of iPad sales. 451 Research's Chris Hazelton weighs in on Apple's relationship with the enterprise.

Spotlight: Apple, Cisco back Microsoft in its case about U.S. access to data stored in Europe

Microsoft is taking on the full litigious force of the U.S. governemnet in a case that raises the question of what kind of data law enforcement agencies can access, according to an article from Bloomberg.

Tech giants Google, Microsoft, Cisco and others join forces to create open media standard

Amazon, Netflix, Microsoft, Intel, Cisco, Mozilla and Google announced yesterday their Alliance for Open Media, a collaboration to reduce their respective reliance on expensive patented media technologies.

Spotlight: Rumor has it top Cisco execs are still reporting to Chambers

I'll agree with Cisco's John Chambers that the insinuation is a little insulting to new CEO Chuck Robbins, but there are more questions popping up about who really is running Cisco. Is it Robbins or Chambers?

First IBM, now Cisco: Apple takes aim at the enterprise

Tech giants Apple and Cisco are teaming up to better integrate iOS products with Cisco networks, the companies said.

Cisco files $58M lawsuit against HP over cancelled VoIP services contract

Cisco and HP are now locked in a legal battle over a VoIP contract. According to a Network World article, the two companies entered into a contract back in 2012 in which Cisco could provide services to one of HP's VoIP customers.

Spotlight: Nearly all businesses are shrinking time to provision apps using cloud

If Cisco is correct, then the second wave of cloud adoption has begun. A global study released by the networking vendor shows that 53 percent of organizations that responded to a global survey believe they will use cloud computing to drive business revenue in the next two years.