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Cisco, Google sign a deal to bring WebEx to Chromebooks

The low-cost, browser-based device can display web content, but can't run plug-ins like WebEx. That will change, as a result of a deal announced Tuesday.

Cisco fights to keep videoconferencing screens relevant

Admitting "the experience sucks" for videoconferencing systems priced at $1,000 and under, a Cisco exec announces plug-and-play room systems that give something back to smartphones.

Goldman-Sachs, Cisco, Microsoft show off their software-defined, virtualized infrastructure

It was a good week for seeing software-defined and virtualized IT infrastructure in action. Three prominent companies talked shop in the media, providing some details about how these trends work in real-world settings: Goldman-Sachs, Microsoft and Cisco.

Infographic: Mobility frustrating for employees, risky for firms

Mobility can be a frustrating experience for employees and a security nightmare for enterprises, according to data compiled by Cisco.

Upgrading to 802.11ac today is a 'no-brainer', says Cisco

FierceCIO:TechWatch  had the privilege of interviewing Sanjit Biswas, Cisco VP and former CEO of Meraki. Read on to learn his thoughts on 802.11ac Wi-Fi adoption.

JP Morgan slaps Cisco's stock (and SDN claims)

Cisco, after some early dawdling, has been pushing hard lately into Software Defined Networking.

SDN: Time to get down to business in 2014

Software-defined networking is ready for its closeup. Or it should be. The technology is still new-ish, but major vendors have defined product strategies at last--Cisco being the foot-dragger through the door.

Cisco buys Collaborate.com

This week, Cisco bought Collaborate.com, a tool that provides a central place to collaborate around a variety of cloud services.

BYOD demands spur 12.8% growth in enterprise WLAN market, says IDC

The BYOD trend fuels strong growth in the enterprise wireless local area network market, which increased 12.8 percent year-over-year in the third quarter, according to the latest stats from IDC.

News Scan: Mobile-first players challenge status quo; WLAN market on the rise; more

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Monday, 12/2 including: a switchup in the game of mobile-first players, growth in the wirless LAN market, a software glitch that affects six states, Lowe's new in-store locator app and the latest on Android malware stats.