Cisco is a multinational technology conglomerate that develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products. The Company's products and technologies are grouped into the following categories: switching, next-generation network routing, collaboration, data center, wireless, service provider video, security and other products. In addition to its product offerings, Cisco provides a broad range of service offerings, including technical support services and advanced services. The Company is delivering its technology and services to the customers as solutions for their priorities including cloud, video, mobility, security, collaboration, and analytics. Cisco's customers include businesses of all sizes, public institutions, governments and service providers.
Type
Public
HQ
San Jose, US
Founded
1984
Size (employees)
72,900 (est)
Website
cisco.com
Cisco was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, US
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Key People/Management at Cisco

Chuck Robbins

Chuck Robbins

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Ruba Borno

Ruba Borno

VP, Growth Initiatives and Chief of Staff to CEO
Mark Chandler

Mark Chandler

EVP and General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer
Amy Chang

Amy Chang

SVP, Collaboration Technology Group
Joe Cozzolino

Joe Cozzolino

Advisor, Office of the Chairman and CEO
Chris Dedicoat

Chris Dedicoat

Advisor, Office of the Chairman & CEO
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Cisco Office Locations

Cisco has offices in Moscow, Manchester, Seattle, Strasbourg and in 75 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
170 West Tasman Dr.
Albany, US
200 18 Corporate Woods Blvd
Albuquerque, US
7100 2155 Louisiana Blvd NE
Anchorage, US
1234 3601 C St
Atlanta, US
700 500 Northridge Rd
Bellevue, US
500 500 108th Ave NE
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Cisco Financials and Metrics

Cisco Revenue

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Cisco's revenue was reported to be $48.01 b in FY, 2017 which is a 2.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

12.5 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

7.8 b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

62.3%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

2.7 b

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

3.1 b

Market capitalization (18-Jul-2018)

198.5 b

Closing share price (18-Jul-2018)

42.2

Cash (28-Apr-2018)

6.7 b

EV

219.9 b
Cisco's current market capitalization is $198.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

47.1 b49.2 b49.2 b48 b

Revenue growth, %

4%0%(3%)

Cost of goods sold

19.4 b19.5 b18.3 b17.8 b

Gross profit

27.8 b29.7 b31 b30.2 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

12.2 b11.9 b12.1 b12.7 b11.9 b12 b12.4 b11.6 b11.9 b12.1 b11.9 b12.5 b

Cost of goods sold

4.9 b4.8 b4.6 b4.9 b4.5 b4.3 b4.5 b4.3 b4.4 b4.7 b4.4 b4.7 b

Gross profit

7.3 b7.1 b7.5 b7.8 b7.4 b7.7 b7.9 b7.3 b7.5 b7.4 b7.5 b7.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %

60%59%62%62%62%64%64%63%63%61%63%62%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

6.7 b6.9 b7.6 b11.7 b

Accounts Receivable

5.2 b5.3 b5.8 b5.1 b

Inventories

1.6 b1.6 b1.2 b1.6 b

Current Assets

67.1 b76.3 b78.7 b83.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

4.4 b4.8 b3.9 b5.8 b6.3 b8.9 b8.6 b10.9 b8.1 b11 b17.6 b6.7 b

Accounts Receivable

4.4 b4.5 b4.9 b4.7 b4.3 b4 b4.8 b4.5 b4.6 b4.2 b4 b4.3 b

Inventories

1.7 b1.9 b1.8 b1.5 b1.4 b1.3 b1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b1.7 b1.9 b1.9 b

Current Assets

66.4 b67.9 b69.3 b73.9 b75 b78.6 b83.1 b83.4 b80 b84.1 b86.1 b67.1 b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

7.9 b9 b10.7 b9.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.4 b2.4 b2.2 b2.3 b

Inventories

(109 m)(116 m)315 m(394 m)

Accounts Payable

(23 m)87 m(65 m)311 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

1.8 b4.2 b6.7 b2.4 b5.6 b7.9 b2.3 b4.7 b7.2 b2.4 b(6.4 b)(3.7 b)

Depreciation and Amortization

599 m1.2 b1.8 b507 m1 b1.5 b599 m1.1 b1.7 b566 m1.1 b1.7 b

Inventories

(107 m)(340 m)(235 m)130 m153 m189 m44 m(51 m)(149 m)(80 m)(276 m)(289 m)

Accounts Payable

(5 m)(32 m)101 m4 m(147 m)(114 m)(63 m)(98 m)149 m(235 m)(338 m)148 m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

70.2 x

EV/CFO

23 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Cisco Operating Metrics

Cisco's Backlog was reported to be $4.8b in FY, 2017. Cisco's Patent Applications was reported to be 4.9 k in Jun, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Jun, 2018

Backlog

$5.40 b$5.10 b$4.60 b$4.80 b

Countries

94 93 95 95

Patent Applications

4.85 k

Patents Issued

13.22 k
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Cisco Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
July Systems June 20, 2018
ACCOMPANY May 02, 2018$270 m
Skyport Systems , Inc. January 24, 2018
Cmpute.io December 07, 2017
BroadSoft October 23, 2017$1.90 b
Perspica (24)October 19, 2017
Turbonomic (444)August 25, 2017
Springpath (117)August 21, 2017$320 m
Observable Networks (17)July 13, 2017
MindMeld (25)May 11, 2017$125 m
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Cisco Revenue Breakdown

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Cisco revenue breakdown by business segment: 25.6% from Service and 74.4% from Product

Cisco revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 15.9% from APJC, 25.0% from EMEA and 59.1% from Americas

Human Capital Metrics

Cisco's employees are reported to be approximately 26% female and 74% male.
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Cisco Online and Social Media Presence

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Cisco News and Updates

Cisco pledges $100 million to UK digital innovation

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins has announced a $100 million pledge to help accelerate digital innovation, buddying the firm up to Downing Street and the governments Industrial Strategy.

Cisco Commits £77 Million to Industry and Government Schemes Across UK

Decision welcomed by Theresa May The post Cisco Commits £77 Million to Industry and Government Schemes Across UK appeared first on Computer Business Review.

Pure Storage Extends Cisco Partnership, Launches Analytics Products

Pure Storage's latest products are designed to establish data analytics for data scientists. The post Pure Storage Extends Cisco Partnership, Launches Analytics Products appeared first on Computer Business Review.

AWS CEO denies it is competing with Cisco

Company chief says AWS is not building a commercial network switch.

up-to-date business facts in MPOS Technology market with +35% CAGR, innovation in technology, various aspects of the industry – players, regions, types, and applications during the forecast period

Global market for mobile point-of-sale would expand at a boisterous CAGR of +35% over the period between 2017 and 2025. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Amazon denies reports it’s planning to compete with Cisco in data center networking

Amazon Web Services Inc.’s chief executive officer Andy Jassy has reportedly denied that the company is planning to muscle in onto Cisco Systems Inc.’s territory by selling data center network switches to its customers. The denial came in a phone call to Cisco’s CEO Chuck Robbins, following a repor…
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Cisco Company Life and Culture

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