Cisco Live Day 1: Major announcements around IoT and multi-domain integrations

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SAN DIEGO- Networking technology is in the midst of a serious shift as software becomes integral and hardware takes a back seat. The conversations so far at Cisco Live reflected this as only one of Cisco System Inc.’s four major announcements was related to hardware. Announced today was a new line of access points, switches…

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