Cisco is a worldwide technology leader that has been at the forefront of networking developments since its founding in 1984. With a mission statement to “Shape the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for our customers, employees, investors and ecosystem partners,” Cisco develops and markets some of the world’s most advanced technology products, from networking to security and beyond.
Since debuting in 1986 with their first product the AGS (Advanced Gateway Server) Router, Cisco has become renowned for being the premier manufacturer of networking products. Today, it offers dozens of networking solutions in these categories, including highly sophisticated managed switches that give organizations superior network flexibility and granular control over network traffic and network access. As with their switches, Cisco routers can scale to meet any organization’s needs. For small and midsized businesses, this means they can take advantage of the advanced features that have been developed for unparalleled security, performance and ROI.
Hallmarks of Cisco’s networking products include: