Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University, Cisco since inception has been in the forefront of developing Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Cisco Systems shipped its first router within 2 years of inception. At the time of its Initial Public Offer, this company functioned with 192 employees. By 1994, Cisco Routers powered the internet. It became known as an end-to-end solutions provider in no less than 4 years.
A Fortune 100 transnational, Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. In India, Cisco is an unchallenged market leader in multiple areas, such as routing and switching, unified communications, wireless and security.
Together with an extensive network of business partners, Cisco is creating a platform that empowers people to work, live, play, and learn in new ways; helping businesses solve short-term business challenges, while still being flexible enough to adapt to new opportunities in the rapidly changing online world.