Even as globally Cisco is reinventing itself amid a huge organizational rejig, India still remains a top priority for the company. In an exclusive interview to CNBC-TV18's Rukmini Rao, Cisco's CMO, Karen Walker said that the current digitization wave in India is offering the company unprecedented opportunities.
The tie-up will enable them to efficiently track their kitchen production, distribution, supply chain and logistics
"It is an exciting time for the future of the US-India relationship," John Chambers, chairman US India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) and executive chairman of Cisco, said while announcing the names of the new board members of the forum.
U.S., Mexican and Canadian negotiators are due to start talks on the 23-year old trade pact on Wednesday. Farming and transportation groups have traditionally dominated lobbying on NAFTA, but technology lobbyists are helping lead the recent surge in efforts to influence Washington, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics.
Chambers, who is also the Chairman of the newly-formed US-India Strategic Partnership Forum, predicted that India would turn out to be a role model for the world economies.
Chambers, who is also the chairman of the newly formed US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF), said the two nations can work together to create opportunities in each nation.
"Sameer Garde will join the company on August 1, 2017 and take over as President, Cisco India & SAARC," it said in an emailed response.
"Both governments are deeply committed to creating greater economic opportunity for their citizens," said John Chambers, executive chairman of Cisco and chairman of the US India Business Council (USIBC).
Executive Chairman of Cisco and recently appointed Chairman of the India-U.S Business Council John Chambers said that he is bullish about a startup-driven economy.
Cisco will create systems that allow continuous security monitoring and let insurers double-check that the systems are set up as intended.
The new traffic routers can handle the greater demands of virtual reality programming, cloud-based internet services and next-generation mobile communications, the Finnish company said.
The acquisition is aligned to Cisco's strategic goals to develop innovative big data analytics and cloud technologies, a company statement said.
Donald Trump should take a leaf out of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's playbook and set 'audicious' goals -- that's the word from the Executive Chairman of Cisco, John Chambers.
Patel said the calls for protectionism in the US were on account of equity and domestic distribution issues which "textbook economics tells us should be addressed through domestic fiscal policy" such as taxation and income transfers.
"The Cisco cyber range lab aims to provide highly specialised technical training workshops to help cyber security professionals build the skills...to combat new-age threats," Cisco India President India and SAARC Dinesh Malkani said at the Cisco India Summit 2017 here.
Revenues of Indian telecom companies could decline further in fiscal 2017-18, as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India looks set to announce the new interconnect usage charges (IUC) in 3-6 months.
"...the GSMA is not collaborating with COAI in the development of the India Mobile Congress scheduled to take place in September," the GSM Association said in a statement.
NIO USA, the global flagship of a Chinese electric car company, NextEV, is all set to launch electric supercar NIO EP9 in China later this year. Young Turks' Megha Vishwanath caught up with CEO Padmasree Warrior to find out when we might see the NIO drive into india.
Watch panel of experts â€“ Rajiv Bajaj of Bajaj Auto, Dinesh Malkani of Cisco and Rishad Premji of Wirpo speak to Shereen Bhan on the theme 'Re-Imagine, Don't Re-Engineer' at NASSCOM India Leadership Forum, 2017.
Urban residents accounted for 54 percent of the total global population in 2014, according to the World Health Organization, and that figure was projected to grow nearly 2 percent each year until 2020.
R. Chandrashekhar, head of Indian IT industry body Nasscom, said details of the visit were still being finalised, but chief executives from some of India's big IT companies would be part of a delegation visiting Washington in the week of February 20.
A San Francisco-based software company founded by an IIT alumnus will be acquired by American technology giant Cisco for USD 3.7 billion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate today the eighth edition of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit (VGGS), that will be attended by Fortune 500 CEOs, including John Chambers of Cisco and Boeing's Bertrand Marc Allen.
Describing demonetisation as only a "bump", Cisco Executive Chairman John Chambers today said India is well-positioned to maintain GDP growth rate of over 7 per cent for the next few years and it should be a "top ally" for the US in the Asia Pacific region.
US-based technology major Cisco today said it has inked two agreements with International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology (iCreate) and GIFT in Gujarat for setting up an IoT innovation hub and a smart city project.