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Why the CFO Needs to Guide Technology Acquisition for Service Providers?

With telecom service providers (SP) increasingly using technology as a competitive differentiator, it is becoming important not only to acquire the right technology, but to acquire it in a way where it offers maximum benefit to the business.

Rapid technological advancements have made it necessary for service providers to be very nimble and frequently revise their offerings to suit customer requirements. Over the last four years, mobile service providers have exhibited cyclical—but, on average, declining—revenue growth patterns, according to a Cisco whitepaper ‘The Road to Cloud Nine’ published in February 2013. Overall, the momentum has Read More »

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Frank Calderoni Talks Cisco and More on CNBC & Bloomberg

September 17, 2013 at 10:17 am PST

Last week, EVP and CFO Frank Calderoni appeared as a guest host on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” and as a guest on Bloomberg “Surveillance”.  During these appearances, Frank discussed Cisco’s most recent earnings, why a dividend is important, our M&A strategy, and many other exciting areas at Cisco.  Frank also weighed in with personal perspectives on the economic outlook and other top stories in the tech industry.

Frank did a great job representing Cisco!  Click the links below to check out excerpts from each interview:

CNBC “Squawk Box”:

Bloomberg “Surveillance”:

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