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Cisco CFO Kramer: Back to Growth in Campus Networking

Cisco’s CFO, Kelly Kramer, tells Barron’s the transition of the company to more “recurring revenue,” including software subscriptions, is proceeding nicely, even if some bears seem to always think it’s not happening fast enough. A nice highlight of Cisco’s quarterly results is the return to growth in its network switch sales for corporate “campus” networks, […]

THE BLOCKCHAIN IN THE IoT REPORT: How distributed ledgers enhance the IoT through better visibility and create trust

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Blockchain isn’t just for bankers anymore. Most of the buzz around the distributed ledger has focused on its uses in finance, where it originated. But one of the most promising […]

Company used by police, prisons to find any mobile device breached (again)

Enlarge / Usernames, passwords, emails, and phone numbers of thousands of users of a system designed to investigate prisoners’ phone calls were allegedly exposed in a hack, details leaked to Motherboard suggest. (credit: Securus Technologies) Securus Technologies—the company that provides a geolocation service used for cell phone tracking by law enforcement agencies—has been hacked, exposing […]

A Tesla board member was ousted from his venture capital firm amid sexual harassment allegations — now there are calls for him to be booted from the automaker too (TSLA)

Steve Jurvetson, a member of Tesla’s board since 2009, has been on a leave of absence for six months. Proxy firm Glass Lewis is advising shareholders to boot him from his position due to the absence.  There is also pressure from investors to remove the board’s director, as well as CEO Elon Musk’s brother.  Follow […]