United States of America (US)

OpenCorporation rating: 11.02 on 100

Ranking 2019: 483 on 504 companies

Primary NACE classification:
Manufacture of communication equipment (2630)

Company description

This company designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking products and services related to the communications and information technology industry. The company was founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University, and is based in San Jose, California, USA.The company is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Its mission is to shape the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for its customers, employees, investors and ecosystem partners. The company provides services associated with products relating to communications and information technology industry and its use. Its products are installed at corporations, public institutions, telecommunications companies, and businesses of all sizes and are also found in personal residences. The company also provides a line of products for transporting data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses and around the globe.The company conducts its business globally that is managed geographically in five segments: The United States and Canada, European markets, emerging markets, Asia Pacific and Japan. Some of its products and services include application networking services, broadband cable, Cisco interfaces and modules, Cisco IOS (internet-work operating system) software, interoperability systems, network management, optical networking, routers, server networking and virtualization, storage networking, universal gateways and access servers, video and content delivery, voice and unified communications and wireless.

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