Cisco Sparks a Slew of News

By Dave Michels
24 Aug 2017

This week, Cisco Spark™ announced several breakthroughs around security, compliance and analytics, all of which are available through the new Cisco Spark Control Hub, the new Pro Pack and third-party integrations.

Cisco Spark:

  • delivers end-to-end message encryption plus compliance features;
  • adds "fluid analytics," allowing administrators to see if any users are experiencing reduced call quality and whether the problem is affecting others;
  • adds mobile devices security on non-managed devices;
  • adds data security equivalent to on-premises storage.
This week's Industry Buzz podcast drills down into the significance of these announcements for Cisco customers and the industry. Dave Michels moderates the conversation, with BCStrategies Experts Roberta J. Fox, Phil Edholm, JR Simmons, Don Van Doren, Kevin Kieller and David Smith. 

Refer to the time codes below for each speaker:

  • Dave Michels
  • Roberta J. Fox (3:40)
  • Phil Edholm (9:04)
  • JR Simmons (19:25)
  • Don Van Doren (24:31)
  • Phil Edholm (28:05)
  • Don Van Doren (30:20)
  • Dave Michels (32:17)
  • Kevin Kieller (34:56)
  • Dave Michels (40:14)
  • Dave Smith (43:20)