GROUP MEMBERS GEORGE NGANYA ABDUL SAMAD AMORNRAT CHATUTHIPSOMPHON SYED HARIS ZAMAN QADRI OWOSEJE BABAJIDE M.

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4/18/2012 2 . Inc. Cisco completed its first acquisition.67 billion. Cisco's market capitalization surpassed the $100 billion mark in 1998. Cisco was listed in Nasdaq stock exchange In 1993. In 1990. that of Crescendo Communications. John T.  In 1986. 10 years after being found Cisco revenues exceed $1 billion for the first time. By 1994. for 4. The Company's market capitalization reached $450 billion.. Chambers from IBM and Wang computers was named CEO in 1995. Company acquired StrataCom. In 1996. a maker of switching equipment. the Company shipped its first product. a router for the TCP/IP        protocol suite.HISTORY  Leonard Bosack and Sandy Lerner found Cisco in December 1984. By 2000.

 Cisco's huge success is owed to their 3-point strategy . Ardent communications etc.  Cisco made a mark in the industry as the first to successfully sell routers that supported multiple protocols and a flexible Internetwork Operating System that allowed software upgrades.Build . Crescendo Communications.Partner 4/18/2012 3 . Grand junction.Buy/Acquisition .PREDECESSORS  Prior to Cisco’s emergence into the networking market were Kalpana.

Cisco TelePresence MX Series • Storage: Cisco Small Business NSS300 Series Smart Storage • Digital Video: IPTV • Security e. Scansafe web security 4/18/2012 4 .REVENUE Cisco was known solely as producers of routers but with the Acquisitions of over 100 companies.g.g. • Web Conferencing e. Strategic alliances and partnering they have been able to diversify in their products and services hereby increasing their revenues.

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 Cisco will focus on five core areas:  Network routing and switching  Business collaboration  Computer system architecture  Video Communication  Cloud computing.FUTURE  Despite performing low in recent times. Cisco as assured its stakeholders and customers of getting back on track with renewed energy on their core products. 4/18/2012 6 .

Collaborative workspace using WebEx.e. Home Networking with the Acquisition of Linksys. 4/18/2012 7 .CISCO’s SLOGAN The slogan “Bring people and Information together to reduce decision times” as progressed very well because they have employed the right technologies i. ● ● ● ● Desktop Virtualization using CISCO VXI CISCO TelePresence.