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  • Cisco plans to offer cloud computing services, pledges to spend $1 billion over the next two years 24-03-2014 01:39 PM

    Bangalore: Cisco Systems Inc plans to offer cloud computing services, pledging to spend $1 billion over the next two years to enter a market currently led by the world's biggest online retailer Amazon.com Inc, the Wall Street Journal reported. Cisco said it will spend the amount to build data centers...
  • Motorola looking to exit wireless LAN business: Sources 20-10-2013 10:05 AM

    New York: Motorola Solutions Inc is exploring the sale of its underperforming wireless LAN business, which has grappled with declining share in a market dominated by rivals such as Cisco Systems Inc, people familiar with the matter said. An exit from the wireless LAN market would come as Motorola, the...
  • Google, Cisco, SAP in talks about buying BlackBerry 05-10-2013 09:18 AM

    New York: BlackBerry Ltd, on the block as its smartphone business struggles, is in talks with Cisco Systems, Google and SAP about selling them all or parts of itself, several sources close to the matter said. Such a deal would be an alternative to the preliminary agreement reached weeks ago...
  • Indra Nooyi and Padmasree Warrior have much in common 01-07-2013 03:50 PM

    Indra Nooyi Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo Age: 57 Earned her Bachelors in physics, chemistry and mathematics from Madras Christian College in 1974. MBA, IIM-Calcutta, 1976. Master of Public and Private Management, Yale University, 1980 Married to Raj Nooyi; has two daughters, Preetha and Tara Earned $12.6 million last year High...
  • Cisco to buy cloud-networking start-up Meraki for $1.2 billion 19-11-2012 09:52 AM

    Washignton: Networking equipment company Cisco Systems Inc said it will buy privately held cloud networking company Meraki for $1.2 billion in cash as part of its cloud and networking strategy. Cisco said the acquisition of Meraki, which was founded in 2006 by members of MIT's Laboratory for Computer Science, is...
  • Cisco set on proving tablet success 03-12-2011 01:24 PM

    Cisco Systems Inc is stepping up its push to sell its Cius tablet computers to corporate customers, defying sceptics who say the product is short of the sex appeal and brand recognition it would need to win over the workforce. In a sign of its confidence, Cisco says it will...
  • Cisco to cut 11,500 jobs; no word on India plans 19-07-2011 12:16 PM

    New York: Cisco Systems plans to cut 15 per cent of its staff and sell a set-top box factory as part of a plan to cut annual expenses by $1 billion as the network equipment maker tries to revive its fortunes. The company said on Monday that it will cut...
  • I leave behind a mature leadership: Wim Elfrink 18-06-2011 11:52 AM

    Wim Elfrink Age: 59 Designation: EVP, Emerging Solutions and Chief Globalisation Officer, Cisco Education: BA Engineering and Business Administration, Netherlands Career: Digital Equipment Corp, Hewlett Packard, Rank Xerox and Olivetti before Cisco in 1997 Hobbies: Running. Has run 42 marathons After four and a half years, how does your globalisation...
  • Cisco kills the Flip video camera 13-04-2011 11:26 AM

    Boston/New York: Cisco Systems Inc will ditch its Flip video camera division as it overhauls its troubled consumer business, following chief John Chambers' recent admission that the company had lost its way. The move comes less than a week after Chambers said that he had to make some "tough decisions"...
  • Cisco plans TV, Web video combo set-top box 05-01-2011 11:38 AM

    Las Vegas: Cisco Systems plans to unveil a television set-top box that combines elements of Web video services with live, on-demand and recorded TV, according to the Wall Street Journal. Citing unnamed people familiar with the matter, the Journal said on Tuesday that Cisco would sell the hybrid boxes to...
  • South Korea widens lead in global broadband quality 18-10-2010 11:36 AM

    London: South Korea has surpassed Hong Kong and Japan in broadband quality for the second consecutive year, setting a new global benchmark for speed and penetration, a study said on Monday. The annual survey by the universities of Oxford and Oviedo and sponsored by Cisco Systems found that broadband quality,...
  • Cisco to buy ScanSafe for $183 million 28-10-2009 02:03 PM

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  • Canadian co joins iPhone trademark war 27-01-2007 10:44 AM

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  • Cisco gears up for Indian investment 07-12-2006 07:42 PM

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