Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the
opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen
when you connect the previously unconnected. At Cisco customers come
first and an integral part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer
partnerships and working with them to identify their needs and provide
solutions that support their success.
The concept of solutions being driven to address specific customer challenges has been with Cisco since its inception. Husband and wife Len Bosack and Sandy Lerner, both working for Stanford University, wanted to email each other from their respective offices located in different buildings but were unable to due to technological shortcomings. A technology had to be invented to deal with disparate local area protocols; and as a result of solving their challenge - the multi-protocol router was born.
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