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Don Clark / Wall Street Journal:
Technicolor to Buy Cisco's Set-Top Box Unit for About $600 Million   —  The deal signals the priorities of Cisco's incoming CEO, who assumes the role on Monday  —  SAN FRANCISCO— Technicolor SA has agreed to buy Cisco Systems Inc.'s TV set-top business for about $600 million …
Jul 25, 2015, 5:20 AMIn context
Chris Mellor / The Register:
Cisco ends Invicta storage hardware line, a business it entered with $415M Whiptail acquisition in 2013   —  How to waste two years and lose $415m: Cisco's now-dead Whiptail deal  —  A sorry story of whipped tales, angst and attrition  —  Exclusive + analysis Cisco has confirmed …
Jul 25, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Ania Nussbaum / Wall Street Journal:
Cisco says it will invest $1B into UK tech industry in next five years through venture capital, education programs, and job creation   —  Cisco to Invest $1 Billion in U.K. Tech Industry Over 5 Years  —  Network-equipment giant Cisco Systems Inc. said Thursday it will invest $1 billion …
Jul 9, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Cisco buys software vendor MaintenanceNet for $139M, its sixth acquisition of a US software company so far this year   —  Cisco is on an acquisition roll and it just bought one of its vendors for $139 million  —  Cisco announced on Tuesday that it was acquiring Carlsbad, California-based MaintenanceNet for $139 million.
Jul 7, 2015, 1:45 PMIn context
Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
Cisco to buy cybersecurity firm OpenDNS in $635m deal   —  The deal will give Cisco better visibility into the security and threat landscape.  —  Cisco has announced its intention to purchase threat protection security firm OpenDNS in a deal worth $635 million.
Jun 30, 2015, 9:00 AMIn context
Jeffrey Burt / eWeek:
Cisco to Invest $10 Billion in China Over Next Few Years   —  Cisco Systems will invest $10 billion into projects in China over the next several years, the latest move by a tech company to expand their presence in the massive and potentially lucrative market.
Jun 17, 2015, 10:55 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
Cisco's new CEO Chuck Robbins makes changes to the executive leadership team, CTO Padmasree Warrior leaving in September   —  Cisco's New CEO Names His Leadership Team  —  Chuck Robbins, the incoming CEO of networking giant Cisco Systems, isn't wasting any time getting his management team assembled.
Jun 4, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Piston Goes To Cisco, Blue Box to IBM As OpenStack Consolidation Accelerates   —  Cisco announced this morning it has purchased private cloud — and OpenStack — specialist Piston Cloud Computing.  The acquisition comes on the heels of its Metacloud purchase last Fall, and the acquisition marks …
Jun 3, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
NetApp CEO and chairman Tom Georgens to depart, former Cisco VP George Kurian promoted to CEO, Mike Nevens to become chairman   —  NetApp CEO Tom Georgens to Depart  —  Move comes two weeks after data-storage company announced layoffs  —  NetApp Inc. said Tom Georgens is stepping …
Jun 1, 2015, 8:55 PMIn context
Jim Duffy / Network World:
Cisco's co-presidents Rob Lloyd and Gary Moore to resign on eve of new CEO Chuck Robbins taking charge   —  Cisco's two presidents resigning  —  New CEO Robbins' plan sends Lloyd and Moore walking  —  Cisco's co-presidents plan to resign on the eve of the company's new CEO taking the reins.
Jun 1, 2015, 3:40 PMIn context

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