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About Cisco Systems, Inc. (IT Consulting)

Cisco Systems designs, makes and sells internet protocol-based networking products, as well as other products used in the communications and IT industry.  It additionally provides advisory and support services associated with the use of its own or similar products.  The firm specializes in the transfer of data, voice and video through its routers, switches and other advanced technologies.  Its clients include large enterprises, public institutions, telecommunications companies and commercial businesses, while its products can be found even in private residences.

Slices of the pie

Cisco’s global strategic consulting unit is known as the internet business solutions group.  It advises Global Fortune 500 companies and public organizations on issues of customer experience, global IP economics, supply chain management, business technology, network accelerated innovation and workforce optimization, communication and collaboration.  Services typically account for around 15 percent of total annual revenue, a figure that also includes software development and networking services, such as application networking services and network management.  The remaining 85 percent of revenue comes from the sale of routers and switches, and related products.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (IT Consulting)

170 West Tasman Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Phone: (800) 553-NETS

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Public
Stock Symbol: CSCO
Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
President and CEO: Chuck Robbins
2017 Employees (All Locations): 73,700

Major Office Locations

San Jose, CA
Offices in 92 countries worldwide

Major Departments & Practices

Analytics 

Cloud

Collaboration

IoE Services

Mobility

Video