TelePresence @ Home

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Just before Christmas, a big pallet of Cisco gear arrived at my house. It was my own TelePresence system for my office. A stripped down version of our CTS-1000 product. It consists of a “normal” CPU-sized chassis (referred to as the codec), a HD camera, speakers, microphone, and IP phone. I am using a 24″ Dell monitor for the display … Read More

TelePresence For Rent

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Small commercial for my work. My group just launched a public TelePresence suites initiative. So those that don’t yet have TelePresence can go to our trendy locations and rent a room to have that global meeting from the comfort of your own city. If you like it, we will sell you one. [Reuters] Cisco to rent out TelePresence video conference … Read More

JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge 2008

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Distance 3.50 miles Time 22:51 (PR) Pace 6:27 GPS Analysis MotionBased Last year, I had the opportunity to race in this charity challenge representing my employer, Cisco. It was a good time although it is sort of a wacky distance race at 3.50 miles. This year, we had an offisite planned for this week and it happened to coincide with … Read More

What Have I Been Up To At Work

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Since I joined a new business unit with Cisco last August, we have been focused on bringing B2B Telepresence to the mass market. Tonight, our first announcement along those lines came out publicly: AT&T First Service Provider to Deliver Intercompany Cisco TelePresence for Businesses Around the World This is going to be a big damn deal for Telepresence overall and … Read More