Cisco Buys Into Video

Hardy, Quentin
January 2006
Forbes Asia;1/9/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p20
The article reports on the acquisition of Scientific-Atlanta, a maker of television set-top boxes and consumer gear that enables high-speed Internet connections and phone calls, by Cisco as of January 2006. Cisco CEO John Chambers boasted about his vision of massive new computer networks powered by Cisco routers. To bolster the bet of Cisco on online video, the San Jose, California networking giant recently paid for Scientific-Atlanta.


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