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Cisco, UCSF Plan Health Interoperability Tool

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23,  2015 — Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) and the University of California San Francisco have agreed to jointly develop a tool that would enable organizations to easily share health information and facilitate patient care, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Mala Anand, senior vice president of software platforms group at …

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Cisco’s Diane Gongaware Discusses Internet of Everything Trends in Fed

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 30, 2015 — Diane Gongaware, senior director for Cisco’s (Nasdaq: CSCO) U.S. public sector partner organization, discussed the development of the Internet of Everything as a concept and a technology in the federal marketplace during a recent interview with ExecutiveBiz posted Wednesday. “The Internet of Everything …

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Report: Cisco Eyeing German, British Tech Partnerships

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 6, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) engaging in talks with Germany and the U.K. over potential technology partnerships that would focus on engineer training, network equipment testing and startup investments. Bloomberg cited Wednesday unnamed persons familiar with the negotiations as saying the …

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Hilton Romanski: Cisco to Buy OpenDNS in Connected-Device Security Push

Cisco has agreed to purchase network security firm OpenDNS for $635 million cash in a push to help organizations protect their connected devices against sophisticated threats. The companies seek to integrate OpenDNS’ predictive threat intelligence and software-as-a-service cloud security platform with Cisco’s Security Everywhere framework to mitigate the risk of …

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Former Cisco Exec Frank Calderoni Joins Red Hat as CFO, EVP for Operations

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 23, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Monday on Frank Calderoni joining Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) as its new chief financial officer and executive vice president of operations. Prior to his appointment, Calderoni served as executive adviser, EVP and CFO at Cisco Systems for …

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John Oberon Joins Cisco as Internet of Things Software VP

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 5, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Thursday on John Oberon assuming the post of vice president for Internet of Things software platforms at Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO). Oberon was general manager and engineering VP for Intel company Mashery prior to joining Cisco, and also worked for Intuit …

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SSA Awards $200M Cisco Tech Services BPA to Red River

The Social Security Administration will purchase Cisco-built (NASDAQ: CSCO) hardware and software from information technology services provider Red River under a potential five-year, $200 million blanket purchase agreement. Cisco-gold certified partner Red River will supply Cisco’s infrastructure and networking services to more than 1, 500 SSA offices and 65, 000 employees under the contract, Red …

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Chuck Robbins Named Cisco CEO; John Chambers to Become Exec Chairman

Chuck Robbins, senior vice president of worldwide operations at Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), has been appointed CEO of the company and joined the board of directors. He will succeed current Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers, who will take the role of executive chairman of the board on July 26, the company said Monday. …

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Hilton Romanski: Cisco to Buy Neohapsis in IT Security Market Push

Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) has agreed to purchase Neohapsis in a bid to help organizations manage data security risks and meet information technology compliance goals. Cisco expects to close the transaction in the second quarter of the company’s 2015 fiscal year, Hilton Romanski, head of business development at Cisco, wrote in …

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Former Cisco Security Exec Christopher Young to Head Intel Security; Renee James Comments

Christopher Young, former senior vice president of Cisco‘s (Nasdaq: CSCO) global security and government group, has joined Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) as SVP and general manager of Intel Security and member of the management committee. Intel said Monday Young will report directly to President Renee James, who noted that Young’s cybersecurity expertise would help him …

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