Cisco is one of the world’s largest companies specializing in network technologies that transform the means of human communication, connection and collaboration. The company was founded in December, 1984, by a staff team of Stanford University. The company released its first product in 1986. Cisco headquarters located in San Jose (CA), Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Bangalore (India). The company has more than 400 offices with the total number of employees equal to 63 465.

Its activities are focused on five key technology areas:

  • main routing, switching and services;
  • collaboration solutions;
  • data processing center virtualization and cloud computing;
  • video technologies;
  • architectures for business transformation.

Net sales of the company amounted to 48.6 billion dollars in 2013 fiscal year.


Cisco solutions are used in industries such as in machine building, metallurgy, oil and gas industry, construction and real estate, retail, banks, and many others.

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