Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) is an American multinational corporation headquartered in San Jose, California, United States, that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment.
Cisco's current portfolio of products and services is focused upon three market segments - Enterprise and Service Provider, Small Business and the Home. The solutions for each market are segmented into Architectures,
which form the basis for how Cisco approaches each market.
Corporate market: Enterprise networking and Service Providers
-- Borderless networks: for their range of routers, switches, wireless systems, security systems, WAN acceleration, energy and building management
systems and media aware networks.
-- Collaboration: IP video and phones, TelePresence, HealthPresence, Unified Communications, Call Center systems, Enterprise social networks and Mobile applications
and Virtualization: Unified Computing, Unified Fabric, Data Centre Switching, Storage Networking and Cloud services.
-- IP NGN (Next Generation Networks): High-end routing and switching for fixed and mobile service
provider networks, broadcast video contribution/distribution, entitlement and content delivery systems.
-- Routers and switches (including those for networks of smart meters) Security and surveillance: IP cameras, data and network security solutions, etc.
-- Voice and conferencing solutions:
VOIP phones and gateway-systems, WebEx, video conferencing
-- Wireless: WiFi Access points
-- Network storage systems
-- Linksys product line of access points, switches, etc.
-- Broadband: cable modems