Cisco Live Digital Event

Cisco Live 2021 conference coverage, news and analysis

Last updated:March 2021

Editor's note

The Cisco Live 2021 virtual conference promised to recreate the energy, buzz and interaction of its annual in-person event. The two-day global digital event, which ran from March 30 to 31 in the Americas, focused on the theme of "Turn IT Up!" 

Cisco Live 2021 featured keynotes, in-depth technical education sessions and hands-on labs. Some of the recurring network trends at this year's virtual conference included collaboration, network management and software-defined WAN. 

Cisco, like the rest of the world, is hopeful and cautiously optimistic for a return to normalcy as the COVID-19 crisis ebbs. The vendor expects its revenue to bounce back in the coming months as companies return to offices. 

Below, readers can familiarize themselves with some of Cisco's recent announcements and find a roundup of all the latest news and networking trends from the virtual event. 

1Updates from the virtual conference floor

Read about the latest news and networking trends from Cisco Live 2021.

2Cisco news reveals network trends

A look at some recent Cisco news announcements uncovers industry trends and where the vendor is investing in product development. Cloud technologies, software and video conferencing are among the key areas.