A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

News Summary: NEC and Cisco announce Global Systems Integrator Agreement to speed global adoption of innovative 5G IP transport network solutions The partnership will provide tremendous value to the 5G ecosystem through trusted solutions and years of comprehensive expertise Together, the companies can drive innovation and critical network infrastructure change to support the internet for…

News Summary:  Cisco introduces infrastructure agnostic, passwordless authentication by Duo, enabling users to skip the password and securely log into cloud applications via security keys or platform biometrics Duo passwordless authentication is part of Cisco’s industry-leading zero trust platform, layering device and behavior monitoring controls to further strengthen login security Available for public preview this…

For the first time, the famed Oscar party will be held virtually and kick off with a Pre-Show Special open to supporters News Summary: This year’s Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Pre-Party will be virtual, powered by Webex Webex is helping the Foundation scale up to reach 400x more people this year to advance the Foundation’s efforts to…

News Summary:  Building on their multi-year engagement, Cisco and AMD help customers boost performance, security and automation New Cisco UCS rack server models, based on the AMD EPYC™ 7003 Processors, are optimized to address workloads requiring high input/output (I/O) and core count compute, and rich memory density Combined with the Cisco Nexus Ultra Low Latency networking portfolio (formerly Exablaze), Cisco now offers the leading end-to-end solution for High Frequency Trading SAN JOSE, Calif — March 15, 2021 – Cisco today announced an expanded engagement with AMD to help businesses accelerate advanced digital experiences and…

News Summary: Cisco appoints Marianna Tessel to its board of directors effective March 5, 2021 Tessel’s senior leadership experience in technology and software complements Cisco’s business strategy Cisco Board size increased to 11 SAN JOSE, Calif., March 5, 2021 – Cisco today announced the appointment of Marianna Tessel to its board of directors effective today. “We…

SAN JOSE, Calif., February 25, 2021 — Cisco today announced that it will participate in the following conference with the financial community during the month of March. The session will be webcast.  Interested parties can view the event on Cisco’s Investor Relations website at investor.cisco.com. 2021 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Investor Conference March 3, 2021…

News Summary: AppDynamics releases Agents of Transformation 2021: The Rise of Full-Stack Observability, the latest edition of its global research study. 75 percent of global technologists report that the pandemic has created more IT complexity than ever before. 96 percent of technologists recognize that the ability to monitor all technical areas across their IT stack…

News Summary: Cisco has completed the acquisition of IMImobile PLC. IMImobile brings key cloud communications software and communications platform as a service technology expanding the capabilities of Cisco Webex Contact Center to deliver a comprehensive Customer Experience as a Service (CXaaS) offer.​ The combined offering will enable businesses to deliver delightful customer experiences across the entire…

What you need to know: Verizon Business is expanding its managed SD-WAN portfolio by adding three new Cisco-based offers. These new offerings provide Verizon Business enterprise customers more options for building a flexible and agile networking infrastructure. BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Verizon Business announced the expansion of its long-standing strategic partnership with Cisco, with the addition of three new SD-WAN managed…

News Summary: Webex integrating into McLaren Racing day-to-day activities to drive collaboration across all areas of the F1 team. Webex delivering exclusive behind-the-scenes insights into the McLaren Formula 1 team via SlipStream. Cisco joining forces with McLaren Racing to bridge the needs of McLaren’s fans, partners, and drivers alike to address the shift to hybrid…