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Investments

235

Portfolio Exits

92

Funds

2

Partners & Customers

10

Service Providers

3

About Cisco

Cisco provides networking solutions. The company is involved in designing, manufacturing, and selling Internet protocol (IP)-based networking products to the communication and information technology (IT) industry. Its major products include switches, routers, network access, IP telephony, optical networking, security, storage area networking, home networking, and wireless technology. The company provides these products and services for transporting data, voice, and video traffic across the internet, intranets, and extranets.

Cisco Headquarter Location

170 West Tasman Drive

San Jose, California, 95134,

United States

+1 408 526 4000

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Find Cisco in 4 Expert Collections, including Fortune 500 Investor list.

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Fortune 500 Investor list

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The Edge Computing Landscape

456 items

Edge computing companies facilitate workload deployment in addition to providing data processing and storage at the farthest reaches of the network. These edge computing companies range from data centers at the edge to workload management tools designed to orchestrate edge deploy

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Conference Exhibitors

5,302 items

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Telehealth

2,697 items

Companies developing, offering, or using electronic and telecommunication technologies to facilitate the delivery of health & wellness services from a distance. *Columns updated as regularly as possible; priority given to companies with the most and/or most recent funding.

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Latest Cisco News

“Insights on the Global Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) Market to 2026 – EMC Corporation(US) , Huawei(China) , Atlantis Computing(UK) , Cisco Systems(US) , DataCore Software Corporation(US) , Fujitsu(Japan) , Gridstore(US) , Hitachi Data Systems(Japan) , Nutanix(US) , SimpliVity(US) , Scale Computing(US) , Maxta(US) , StorMagic(UK) , Lenovo(China) , Pivot3(US) , Vmware(US) , NetApp(US) , Synology(China) , Advanced Micro Devices(US) , Diamanti(US) , etc….”

Oct 26, 2021

Key Topics in this News Article: News Snapshot: “Consistent innovation in the worldwide Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) industry, combined with improving living standards, will result in a greater and steeper growth curve. As individuals become more aware of the variety of things available, the Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) industry is also growing. The rise of the Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) market is acknowledged to be aided by social media influence. A range of business tactics have been used by the major manufacturers to boost sales, including capacity and geographical expansion, R&D and M&A. The entire market is driven by the expansion of the number of e-commerce websites and their mere existence....

Cisco Investments

235 Investments

Cisco has made 235 investments. Their latest investment was in Sealights as part of their Series B on October 10, 2021.

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Cisco Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

10/19/2021

Series B

Sealights

$30M

No

9

4/30/2020

Grant

First Responders Children’s Foundation

$1M

Yes

1

4/2/2020

Series C - II

4Paradigm

$85M

Yes

12

1/29/2020

Series A - II

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$99M

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10

3/6/2019

Grant

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$99M

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10

Date

10/19/2021

4/30/2020

4/2/2020

1/29/2020

3/6/2019

Round

Series B

Grant

Series C - II

Series A - II

Grant

Company

Sealights

First Responders Children’s Foundation

4Paradigm

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Amount

$30M

$1M

$85M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

9

1

12

10

10

Cisco Portfolio Exits

92 Portfolio Exits

Cisco has 92 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Saggezza on March 04, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

3/4/2021

Acquired

3

10/13/2020

Corporate Majority

4

6/9/2020

Acquired - II

$991

1

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10

Date

3/4/2021

10/13/2020

6/9/2020

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

Exit

Acquired

Corporate Majority

Acquired - II

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Valuation

$991

Acquirer

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Sources

3

4

1

10

10

Cisco Acquisitions

216 Acquisitions

Cisco acquired 216 companies. Their latest acquisition was replex on October 25, 2021.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

10/25/2021

Seed VC - II

$4.08M

Acquired

2

8/13/2021

Series A - II

$991

$30.1M

Acquired

3

5/14/2021

Series D

$98.25M

Acquired

19

5/12/2021

Loan

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$99M

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10

5/11/2021

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

10/25/2021

8/13/2021

5/14/2021

5/12/2021

5/11/2021

Investment Stage

Seed VC - II

Series A - II

Series D

Loan

Series B

Companies

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Valuation

$991

Total Funding

$4.08M

$30.1M

$98.25M

$99M

$99M

Note

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

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Sources

2

3

19

10

10

Cisco Fund History

2 Fund Histories

Cisco has 2 funds, including Cisco Internet of Things Fund.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

4/30/2014

Cisco Internet of Things Fund

$150M

1

Country Digital Acceleration

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$99M

10

Closing Date

4/30/2014

Fund

Cisco Internet of Things Fund

Country Digital Acceleration

Fund Type

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Status

Amount

$150M

$99M

Sources

1

10

Cisco Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Cisco has 10 strategic partners and customers. Cisco recently partnered with Lifeline on October 10, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

10/13/2021

Partner

Lifeline

Australia

Technology a lifesaver for Lifeline

Gaining access to the best-in-breed technology , through Lifeline Australia 's partnership with Cisco , is critical for the organisation to be able to evolve and handle more interactions .

1

10/4/2021

Partner

The Nudge Foundation

India

1

10/4/2021

Partner

Tata Communications

India

Tata Communications and Cisco Systems expand global strategic partnership

The partnership between Tata Communications Limited and Cisco Systems facilitates end-to-end management of the enterprise network through a single pane of glass , offering greater mobility and centralised control of an enterprise 's IT environment .

4

10/1/2021

Partner

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10

9/22/2021

Partner

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10

Date

10/13/2021

10/4/2021

10/4/2021

10/1/2021

9/22/2021

Type

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Lifeline

The Nudge Foundation

Tata Communications

Country

Australia

India

India

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News Snippet

Technology a lifesaver for Lifeline

Gaining access to the best-in-breed technology , through Lifeline Australia 's partnership with Cisco , is critical for the organisation to be able to evolve and handle more interactions .

Tata Communications and Cisco Systems expand global strategic partnership

The partnership between Tata Communications Limited and Cisco Systems facilitates end-to-end management of the enterprise network through a single pane of glass , offering greater mobility and centralised control of an enterprise 's IT environment .

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Sources

1

1

4

10

10

Cisco Service Providers

3 Service Providers

Cisco has 3 service provider relationships

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Acquired

Investment Bank

Financial Advisor

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Associated Rounds

Acquired

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Cisco Team

171 Team Members

Cisco has 171 team members, including current Executive Vice President, Chris Dedicoat.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Chris Dedicoat

Executive Vice President

Current

Michael O'Donnell

President

Current

Frank A Calderoni

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Dennis D Powell

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Joe Cool

Chief Operating Officer

Current

Name

Chris Dedicoat

Michael O'Donnell

Frank A Calderoni

Dennis D Powell

Joe Cool

Work History

Title

Executive Vice President

President

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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