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Apr 5 2010   10:39AM GMT

‘They want an elephant sculpture with some mold or gold?': Video over WLAN, a cautionary tale

Jessica Scarpati Jessica Scarpati Profile: Jessica Scarpati

Video. Video. Video. Yup, we keep hearing the drumbeat, too.

Although the jury’s still out on how many enterprises are extensively using video (or plan to this year), Cisco would certainly like you to believe its ascent is as certain as the rising and setting of the sun. ¬†And why not? More powerful networks = more ritzy equipment for them to sell, right?

In the event that I’m eating my cynical words over the next few months, here’s an entertaining if not ominous look at what Cisco sees as the fate of enterprises that cheap out on video over WLAN:

[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/InWWHKsG8bg” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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