TITLE

Cisco accelerates shift to software, data center

AUTHOR(S)
Duffy, Jim
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Network World;1/7/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Cisco Systems Inc. for 2008. According to the author, the company will concentrate more into application acceleration and shifting of data centers in 2008. The author adds that unified communications, collaboration, Web 2.0 and data-center virtualization will keep the company going. Furthermore, some analysts believe that Cisco's ambition might possibly lead to the acquisition of BEA Systems. Moreover, it was noted that the company will compete to IT systems companies such as EMC Corp., HP, IBM Corp. and Microsoft Corp.
ACCESSION #
28321053

 

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