SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced the appointment of Greg Brown, Chairman and CEO of Motorola Solutions, Inc., to its board of directors effective January 31, 2013.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome Greg to Cisco's board of directors," said John Chambers, Cisco chairman and CEO. "Greg's leadership and knowledge within the communications industry is nearly unparalleled. As more people manage their lives and businesses from mobile platforms, Cisco will benefit from Greg's deep expertise in global business."
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Light Reading founder Steve Saunders recently visited the University of North Carolina Charlotte (UNCC) where Cisco's Tetration application is providing data center analytics, simplifying SDN, helping with cloud migration and overseeing white-list security policy.
A CSP's digital transformation involves so much more than technology. Crucial – and often most challenging – is the cultural transformation that goes along with it. As Sigma's Chief Technology Officer, Catherine Michel has extensive experience with technology as she leads the company's entire product portfolio and strategy. But she's also no stranger to merging technology and culture, having taken a company — Tribold — from inception to acquisition (by Sigma in 2013), and she continues to advise service providers on how to drive their own transformations. This impressive female leader and vocal advocate for other women in the industry will join Women in Comms for a live radio show to discuss all things digital transformation, including the cultural transformation that goes along with it.