Tag Archives: Roy Purtill

Why it’s time to pay attention to Cloud Computing, Canada

Last week we released the fifth annual Cisco Global Cloud Index (2014-2019), our annual forecast of global data centre and cloud-based traffic growth and trends. Originally intended as a complementary resource to existing Internet Protocol (IP) network traffic studies such … Continue reading

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The Results Are In: Cloud Traffic Will Quadruple in Four Years

This week Cisco released its fourth annual Global Cloud Index, covering 2013 – 2018. We provide the study as an industry resource to IT professionals but its results have implications for just about everyone.

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Welcome our new Canadian Intercloud Partners

A lot has happened since I last discussed our Intercloud strategy in April of this year. In fact, since introducing Intercloud in March, Cisco and our partners have been building the world’s largest Intercloud to address customer requirements for a … Continue reading

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Through the Cloud and Back: A night with Chris Hadfield

Last month, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield joined Cisco and Allstream for an event celebrating innovation and collaboration. Why Chris Hadfield, you ask?  For us, it was simple – who better than the world’s most famous astronaut, a man who literally … Continue reading

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Bell delivers 4G LTE mobile services with Cisco ASR 5000

Last week, Bell Mobility announced it’s continuing to build out its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile services, now servicing a number of cities across Canada from Vancouver to Yellowknife to Halifax-Dartmouth. Using the Cisco ASR 5000 Series mobile multimedia … Continue reading

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