Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol (IP) based networking products and services related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide.
The company serves businesses of various sizes, public institutions, governments, and communications service providers.
The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Cisco is on the forefront of the Internet-of-Things revolution supplying a wide range of solutions and technologies from switch and routers for the infrastructure buildup, to wireless access points for mobile access; it also provides cable and telecommunication access techbnology and collaboration products comprising unified communications products, conferencing products, telepresence systems, and enterprise mobile messaging products.
Cisco is worldwide leader for x86 based servers which are the core of the Big Data and Cloud revolution supplying complete data center virtualised solutions; and Cisco is market leader in the overall security and cybersecurity segment which is the mandatory cornerstone of the emerging Digitalization revolution cross-industry.