Remove hurdles, reduce regulations: Cisco to government

Government needs to make it much easier to do business and reduce regulations by removing all the hurdles for campaigns like Make in India and Startup India to succeed, Cisco Executive Chairman John Chambers said.

Cisco's Chambers to be new USIBC chairman

John T Chambers, Executive Chairman of Cisco, has been elected as the new chairman of the US India Business Council (USIBC), the apex advocacy group for India and American companies in the US.

Cisco router attacks duck cyber defences, hit 4 countries

Security researchers say they have uncovered previously unknown attacks on routers which direct traffic around the Internet, allowing hackers to harvest vast amounts of data while going undetected by existing cybersecurity defences.

Apple partners to boost business use of iPads-iPhones

Apple and computer network titan Cisco on Monday announced a partnership aimed at putting more iPhones and iPads to work at businesses.

Feeling annoyed in office? Use this app to unload your frustration!
Feeling annoyed in office? Use this app to unload your frustration!

 Having pent up feelings about your office culture or the colleagues? There is a new avenue now where you can unload your frustrations without the risk of bumping into your boss.

Internet firms to be subject to new cybersecurity rules in EU

Internet firms such as Cisco, Google and Amazon will be subject to a new EU cybersecurity law forcing them to adopt tough security measures and possibly report serious breaches to national authorities, according to a document seen by Reuters.

BlackBerry names Cisco veteran Carl Wiese as global head of sales

BlackBerry Ltd named Carl Wiese as head of global sales on Monday, an appointment that comes at a critical juncture for the former smartphone leader, which needs to spur top-line growth for its turnaround efforts to succeed.

BlackBerry, Cisco ink patent cross-licensing agreement

With the agreement in place, BlackBerry and Cisco can focus on innovation and continued technical cooperation, allowing companies more freedom to create products and services for customers without the potential for patent disputes, he added.

Modi asked us to make India our home: Cisco head John Chambers
Modi asked us to make India our home: Cisco head John Chambers

Global head of US technology giant Cisco on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the company's manufacturing and business commitment for India under 'Digital India' programme.

Cisco to invest $2 bn in India this year, commits manufacturing
Cisco to invest $2 bn in India this year, commits manufacturing

US technology giant Cisco on Thursday said that it is committed towards manufacturing in India and will invest USD 2 billion in the country this year.

Cisco to invest $10 billion in China

US technology giant Cisco announced on Thursday that it will invest more than $10 billion in China in coming years to help the country "innovate and globalise".

India may become top BRICS nation under Modi: Cisco chief

The chances of India becoming top emerging country of the BRICS grouping are "extremely good" under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, tech giant Cisco's Chairman and CEO John Chambers said Wednesday.

Cisco CEO asks IT companies to bet on India

Asking IT companies from across the world to bet on India, technology giant Cisco's outgoing CEO John Chambers Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has got it "right" with his 'Digital India' thrust.

Cisco to work with JDA to make Jaipur a smart city

Pink city Jaipur is embarking on the path of digitisation to transform itself into a smart city over the next few years, with the help of technology giant Cisco.

Chuck Robbins to replace John Chambers as new Cisco CEO

Cisco Systems said Monday that chief executive John Chambers, who built the company into a global networking power, will become executive chairman and be replaced as CEO by Chuck Robbins.

Cisco plans to set up manufacturing unit in India

"Several companies, including Cisco are evaluating the various incentives offered by the government for investments in the Electronic System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) sector," Prasad informed the House.

RailTel, Cisco to offer video conferencing service

RailTel, the telecom arm of railways, has partnered with global networking giant Cisco to offer video conferencing platform to government agencies and public sector units.

India to have 651 mn smartphones, 18.7 mn tablets by 2019

India, the second largest smartphone market globally, is expected to witness a mani-fold growth in the number of smartphones to over 650 million in the next four years, a study by networking solutions giant Cisco said on Tuesday.

Presence of US cos seem to be attracting terrorists to Bangalore

The presence of top American companies like Microsoft, Cisco and McKinsey in Bangalore seem to be motivating terror groups to repeatedly target the IT city as it gives them instant publicity globally and acts to thwart foreign investment there.

Microsoft builds support over Ireland email case

Microsoft said Monday it had secured broad support from a coalition of influential technology and media firms as it seeks to challenge a US ruling ordering it to hand over emails stored on a server in Ireland.