Cisco helps seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when connecting the unconnected. Part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships, working together to identify their needs and provide solutions that fuel their success.
We focus on solving business challenges since 1984. Len Bosack and wife Sandy Lerner, working for Stanford University, wanted to email each other from their respective offices, but technological shortcomings did not allow it. A technology had to be invented to deal with disparate local area protocols. As a result of solving their challenge, the multiprotocol router was born.