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Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Cisco Systems Inc (Cisco) designs, manufactures and sells Internet protocol (IP)-based networking systems and other products. The company’s products are blade switches, analytics and automation software, application networking services, interfaces and modules, optical networking, security, storage networking, wireless, hyper converged infrastructure, data center switches, access equipment, internet protocol phones, and cable modem termination equipment. It also offers technical support services. Cisco offers solutions to business organizations, service providers and public sector. The company markets its solutions through direct sales force and channel partners including service providers, system integrators, distributors and re-sellers. The company sells various networking hardware products under the brand name of Cisco. It has operations in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific. Cisco is headquartered in San Jose, California, the US.

Cisco Systems Inc Key Recent Developments

Nov 08,2018: AppDynamics Delivers Agents of Transformation Report, Revealing the Elite Technologists Advancing the Digital Economy
Oct 29,2018: Cisco Opens New SMB Track For Express Specialization Program
Oct 24,2018: Schneider Electric announces APC NetShelter Racks and Micro Data Centers achieve Cisco certification
Oct 23,2018: STC to modernise and automate network in collaboration with Cisco
Oct 01,2018: USGA and Cisco Announce Partnership To Deliver A More Connected Championship Experience And Drive Innovation In Golf

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Section 1 - About the Company 6
Cisco Systems Inc - Key Facts 6
Cisco Systems Inc - Key Employees 7
Cisco Systems Inc - Key Employee Biographies 11
Cisco Systems Inc - Major Products and Services 13
Cisco Systems Inc - History 15
Cisco Systems Inc - Company Statement 36
Cisco Systems Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries 38
Head Office 38
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 38
Joint Venture 42
Section 2 – Company Analysis 43
Company Overview 43
Cisco Systems Inc - Business Description 44
Product Category: Applications 44
Overview 44
Performance 44
Product Category: Infrastructure Platforms 44
Overview 44
Performance 44
Product Category: Other Products 44
Overview 44
Performance 45
Product Category: Security 45
Overview 45
Performance 45
Product Category: Services 45
Overview 45
Performance 45
Geographical Segment: APJC 45
Target Markets 45
Performance 45
Geographical Segment: EMEA 45
Target Markets 45
Performance 46
Geographical Segment: The Americas 46
Target Markets 46
Performance 46
Cisco Systems Inc - Corporate Strategy 47
Cisco Systems Inc - SWOT Analysis 48
SWOT Analysis - Overview 48
Cisco Systems Inc - Strengths 48
Cisco Systems Inc - Weaknesses 49
Cisco Systems Inc - Opportunities 50
Cisco Systems Inc - Threats 51
Cisco Systems Inc - Key Competitors 52
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 54
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 54
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 55
Performance Chart 58
Financial Performance 58
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 59
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 60
Cisco Systems Inc, Recent Deals Summary 61
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 62
Nov 08, 2018: AppDynamics Delivers Agents of Transformation Report, Revealing the Elite Technologists Advancing the Digital Economy 62
Nov 08, 2018: AppDynamics Delivers Agents of Transformation Report, Revealing the Elite Technologists Advancing the Digital Economy 69
Nov 08, 2018: AppDynamics Delivers Agents of Transformation Report, Revealing the Elite Technologists Advancing the Digital Economy 76
Oct 24, 2018: Schneider Electric announces APC NetShelter Racks and Micro Data Centers achieve Cisco certification 83
Oct 01, 2018: USGA and Cisco Announce Partnership To Deliver A More Connected Championship Experience And Drive Innovation In Golf 84
Oct 01, 2018: USGA and Cisco Announce Partnership To Deliver A More Connected Championship Experience And Drive Innovation In Golf 85
Oct 01, 2018: USGA and Cisco Announce Partnership To Deliver A More Connected Championship Experience And Drive Innovation In Golf 86
Oct 01, 2018: USGA and Cisco Announce Partnership To Deliver A More Connected Championship Experience And Drive Innovation In Golf 87
May 16, 2018: Cisco Reports Third Quarter Earnings for Fiscal Year 2018 88
Apr 29, 2018: DEWA strengthens ties with Cisco 90
Section 5 – Appendix 91
Methodology 91
Ratio Definitions 91
About GlobalData 95
Contact Us 95
Disclaimer 95
List of Tables
Cisco Systems Inc, Key Facts 6
Cisco Systems Inc, Key Employees 7
Cisco Systems Inc, Key Employees (cont..) 10
Cisco Systems Inc, Key Employee Biographies 11
Cisco Systems Inc, Major Products and Services 13
Cisco Systems Inc, History 15
Cisco Systems Inc, Other Locations 38
Cisco Systems Inc, Subsidiaries 39
Cisco Systems Inc, Joint Venture 42
Cisco Systems Inc, Key Competitors 52
Cisco Systems Inc, Ratios based on current share price 54
Cisco Systems Inc, Annual Ratios 55
Cisco Systems Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 56
Cisco Systems Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 57
Cisco Systems Inc, Interim Ratios 59
Cisco Systems Inc, Recent Deals Summary 61
Currency Codes 91
Capital Market Ratios 91
Equity Ratios 92
Profitability Ratios 92
Cost Ratios 93
Liquidity Ratios 93
Leverage Ratios 94
Efficiency Ratios 94
List of Figures
Cisco Systems Inc, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018) 58
Cisco Systems Inc, Ratio Charts 60

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