Cisco Systems (CSCO) chief executive John Chambers told shareholders at the company’s annual meeting on November 19 that the vendor’s resilient nature will enable it to come back from its current sales woes. That sounds eye-of-the-tiger inspirational, but is it realistic?
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) CEO John Chambers threw down the gauntlet this evening, predicting the networking company will lead the shift to software defined data centers — a hot topic as Cisco strives to balance relationships with VMware, EMC, NetApp, IBM, Intel, Citrix and Microsoft.
One week after telling Wall Street analysts that Cisco Systems’ (CSCO) goal to stamp out SDN rival VMware (VMW) is proceeding according to plan, John Chambers, the networking giant’s chief executive, told attendees in his keynote remarks at the Cisco Live conference in San Francisco it’s his company that will dominate SDN.
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) wants to lead the market for software defined data centers and software defined networks. But Cisco must balance relationships with EMC (NYSE: EMC) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) — which recently acquired Nicira in the network virtualization market. How will Cisco move forward?
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) broke off its seven-year reseller relationship with Chinese telecommunications provider ZTE after an internal investigation confirmed earlier reports that the company had sold computer gear from the networking giant and other U.S. manufacturers to an Iranian telecom firm in violation of U.S.