March 1, 2017 Business Insider

Cisco is expanding its reach in the Internet of Things

Since the purchase of Jasper — which connects more than 40 million devices — the platform has become one of Cisco's largest monetization assets thanks to its appeal for a variety of IoT use cases. Jasper’s broad appeal, especially compared to other platforms, makes it a particularly valuable...

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March 1, 2017 ReadWrite

Cisco Jasper’s empire goes from strength to strength

It’s easy to forget that as a sector of technology, IoT hasn’t been around all that long as a commercial entity compared to its contemporaries. Namie agrees: “For technology as a whole, IoT is still very much emerging and very dynamic. And so you know if you’re if you’re in a small business or...

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February 28, 2017 Network World

Cisco Jasper grows Internet of Things reach, breadth

Cisco bought Jasper and its Control Center platform to firmly establish a hold in the IoT world. And indeed, it has. CEO Chuck Robbins noted in Cisco’s recent earnings call that “Jasper connects more than 40 million devices including over 12 million connected vehicles, and we're adding more than...

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February 28, 2017 ZDNet

Cisco's Jasper unit lands IoT deals in auto, connected health, trials NB-IoT

Macario Namie, head of strategy at Cisco Jasper, said the company's goal is to automate as much as the behind-the-scenes networking technology as possible in IoT implementations. "Connectivity isn't the most strategic area of investment," he said.

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February 28, 2017 CIO

Cisco completes live trials of Narrow Band IoT

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today, Cisco announced that its Cisco Jasper IoT connectivity management platform has completed live trials of Narrow Band-Internet of Things (NB-IoT) on its Control Center, paving the way for rapid growth in areas like smart meters, smart cities, smart...

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February 28, 2017 IoT Tech News

MWC17: Honda uses tech from Cisco Jasper and Bright Box for connected car services

Cisco acquired Jasper last year for the company's leading cloud-based IoT platform. Honda’s new MyHonda connected car platform uses a telematics solution from Bright Box, powered by the Cisco Jasper Control Center which provides real-time insights and controls to launch, manage, and monetise...

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February 28, 2017 IT Business Edge

Cisco Makes Progress on NB-IoT Networking

Cisco says that via its relationships with over 50 service providers, over 9,000 enterprise IT organizations employ Jasper to manage an IoT environment. That number is increasing at a rate of 400 additional customers per month, says Bui. In all, Bui says, there are now over 40 million devices...

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February 27, 2017 TechCrunch

A year after Jasper acquisition Cisco expands the platform

According to numbers supplied by Cisco, from when the acquisition went final last March until today, the unit’s customer base has grown 157 percent from 3500 to 9000 enterprise customers. The number of devices under management has grown from 17 million to more than 40 million, an increase of 135...

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February 16, 2017 CNBC

Top 3 takeaways Cisco’s CEO wants you to take away from its break-away quarter

Cisco's CEO Chuck Robbins told Cramer there were three important takeaways for investors to understand about the quarter. The second was the importance of Cisco's internet of things connectivity platform, Jasper, which now has 40 million connected devices and is adding 1.5 million a month.

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February 2, 2017 IoT Evolution World

AT&T Creates Secure Private Networking Solution for Internet of Things

AT&T has released a new product, designed to help businesses better secure and manage connected devices on their networks. The cloud-based AT&T Control Center, powered by Cisco Jasper, will help businesses launch, manage and monetize IoT services, according to the release. It will now...

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February 1, 2017 ZDNet

The five industries leading the IoT revolution

Connected cars are also an IoT industry leader in the consumer space, said Theresa Bui, head of enterprise product marketing and IoT cloud strategy at Cisco. Cisco Jasper, which operates the company's IoT connectivity management platform, has 8,500 enterprise customers worldwide -- including...

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January 3, 2017 ITProPortal

Cutting Through the IoT Hype in 2017

It is important to stay grounded when it comes to new technological trends, and Cisco Jasper wants to cut through the hype to talk about what we can actually expect from IoT in 2017.

So, like 2016, 2017 will be a year of some challenges, but many more opportunities for IoT. Though with so...

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January 2, 2017 TechRepublic

9 IoT Global Trends for 2017

TechRepublic talked to IoT experts in a range of disciplines to find out what they think the biggest trends will be in 2017. Macario Namie discussed AR, VR, IoT and data analytics. 

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December 26, 2016 VentureBeat

5 Ways ‘Things’ Will Change The Internet and Your Life in 2017

In the next year, the Internet will connect to about 1.5 billion new “things,” and by 2020, over 20 billion devices will be online. In theory, every one of them will be able to connect to every other.

The Internet was not created to handle this population explosion of data-generating...

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December 22, 2016 RCR Wireless

2017 Predictions: 5G to Boost Cellular, IoT security and Internet At The Edge

For years, cellular connectivity has been the primary transport for IoT due to its ubiquity, scalability and security. But as the number of services enabled by IoT devices continues to grow exponentially, many IoT applications have arisen that require long range and low-power capabilities. And...

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December 20, 2016 IoT Institute

Will Big Data Drive Big Revenue in 2017?

The volume of IoT data will be stratospheric as the technology gains momentum, says Macario Namie, Cisco Jasper’s vice president of strategy. “Not only will there be more data, but there will be different types of data, and data from sources that have yet to be considered,” he says.


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December 20, 2016 CRN

The 10 Biggest Cisco Stories Of 2016

In one of the biggest IoT acquisitions of the year, Cisco acquired IoT superstar Jasper Technologies for $1.4 billion in February, which provided Cisco with a cloud-based IoT Software-as-a Service platform that helps enterprises and service providers launch, manage and monetize IoT services. The...

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December 19, 2016 Network World

Cisco Execs Foretell Key 2017 Enterprise Networking Trends

Rowan Trollope who is Cisco senior vice president and general manager, IoT and Applications says that in the next year, the Internet will connect to about 1.5 billion new “things,” and by 2020, over 20 billion devices will be online.

“In theory, every one of them will be able to connect to...

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December 15, 2016 RCR Wireless

Getting to Smart: The Future of Connected Homes, Cars and Business (content provided by Cisco and RCR)

There are about 8 million connected vehicles in the U.S. on the AT&T network that are all powered and enabled by the Cisco Jasper Control Center. One of the things it does is it takes away the complication…and allows this whole other set of services for you as the user and also for the car...

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December 12, 2016 Network World

What to expect from Cisco in 2017

It turns out, he was far more active than I would have ever imagined, and 2016 will be remembered as the year Robbins stamped the company with his own thumbprint. During the year Cisco made several, the biggest of which was Jasper Technologies. That transformed Cisco from being an IoT...

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