At the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas,Cisco Live hosted more than 28,000 attendees between June 25th-29th. This year's Cisco Live theme with Superheroes, and it was carried throughout the entire conference. While Chuck Robbins, CEO of Cisco, opened up the conference, Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston was the show's closer. Singer Bruno Mars also took the stage and performed at the Cisco Appreciation Event, held at the T-Mobile Arena. Over 300 Cisco Partners set up booths at the "World Of Solutions" expo to engage and demonstrate their latest features and roll outs.
MDSi celebrated our wonderful employees by having a cookout and snow cone truck at our headquarters in Alpharetta, GA. With the summer heat approaching us, it was nice to cool off with a refreshing and delicious snow cone. Employees had options of flavors ranging from Sour Apple to Blue Raspberry.
5G wireless networks are going to usher in a new age of higher data rates, Industry 4.0, IoT devices, and driverless cars. To support the millions of devices invading our lives we must first take all of our supporting infrastructure to the next level. This transformation will have a significant impact on Communication Service Provider (CSP) assets and infrastructure, and those companies who have a solid Asset Lifecycle Management (ALM) practice in place will have the most cost efficient roll-out.
Hearing about the latest tech trends, IoT devices, and different network generations (I.E. 3, 4 and now 5G) have dazzled us for years. We've upgraded our own personal technology through our smart phones, home devices, and even mobile transportation. It's hard to imagine that our world is actually becoming "smarter" for us to live easier lives and have greater accessibility to things. Atlanta, GA is paving the way to becoming an even greater Smart City- Here's how: