Indian School of Business, Hyderabad (ISB) has signed an MoU with Cisco in which latter will provide networking, voice, video and wireless communications solutions to ISB for setting up connected campus.
Cisco has launched Cisco Catalyst 9600 switch, Cisco Catalyst 9100 and Cisco Meraki MR 45/55 access points, and the OpenRoaming partnership to make Wi-Fi onboarding much simpler.
According to IDC report, the quarterly spending on public cloud IT infrastructure was down 6.9% in Q4 of 2018 compared to the previous quarter.
Cisco increase its lead with 44.7% share, compared to 43.6% share in 2017. It is followed by HPE-Aruba, ARRIS/Ruckus, Ubiquiti and Huawei.
Cisco said it is working with SoftBank to deploy world's first Segment Routing IPv6 to build a scalable network architecture for 5G shift.
Working Group Two (WG2) has launched a platform to offer cloud-managed mobile network, running both control and user plane on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cisco said that it is working with Goolge on its Google Station initiative which aims to connect digitally marginalized communities with public Wi-Fi.
Cisco said that it is building world's first end-to-end fully virtualized and cloud native mobile network for 5G deployment for Japanese firm Rakuten Mobile Network (RMN), a wholly owned subsidiary of Rakuten.
Cisco said that it has partnered with Bharati Airtel to work on IP-based automated network which will help the latter in gradual transition to 5G.