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Michael Knutson
06-30-2010, 05:30 AM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.smh.com.au/technology/enterprise/cisco-unveils-android-business-tablet-20100630-zk4l.html' target='_blank'>http://www.smh.com.au/technology/en...00630-zk4l.html</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"Thanks to the iPad, tablet computers are finally a hot consumer item, after many false starts. Now Cisco Systems said it aims to take the tablet computer into the business world with its own device, to launch early next year."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/lpt/auto/1277864116.usr17748.jpg" style="border: 0;" /></p><p><em>Image credit:&nbsp;Cisco Systems</em></p><p>With Cisco's upcoming Cius Android-powered tablet scheduled for 2011, their long-term direction is becoming more clear: provide a tablet computer (and/or "thin client") that will connect to (and interoperate with) their world class videoconferencing platform, TelePresence, as well as a host of other complementary tools like potentially Citrix and/or VMWare. For more details, see Cisco's information page (<a href="http://www.cisco.com/en/US/prod/collateral/voicesw/ps6789/ps7290/ps11156/solution_overview_c22-608594.html" target="_blank">link</a>).</p>