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Cisco to invest $100M on startups, training in India

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US-based tech giant Cisco today said it will pump in USD 100 million (around Rs 665 crore) to fund startups and train 2.5 lakh students in India by 2020. The company, which has over 10,000 employees in India, is looking at funding early-stage and growth-stage companies in the country across areas li...


Cisco to back startups with $100M for Internet of Everything

Network equipment major Cisco Systems has created a corpus of $100 million to invest in early-stage startups in the Internet of Everything (IoE) space globally, it disclosed along with its quarterly financial statement on Wednesday. It did not share more details as to whether it would be routed thro...

13 February, 2014 | More »

Sharat Potharaju

We believe the future of mobile consumption is going to be driven by personalisation

Last week, we announced a new $2 million Series B financing round from Accel Partners & Cisco. This milestone is an opportune moment to reflect on MobStac’s growth trajectory over the years and share my vision of the mobile future that we are working to make a reality. When we first started ou...

17 January, 2014 | More »


Mobile publishing platform MobStac raises $2M in Series B from Accel Partners and Cisco

Bangalore-based Mobile Motion Technologies, which offers a mobile publishing platform MobStac, has secured $2 million (Rs 12 crore) in a Series B round of funding from existing investor Accel Partners, with participation from technology major Cisco, according to a TechCrunch report. The report, ci...

8 January, 2014 | More »


Cisco, Facebook to work with businesses to expand free Wi-Fi use

Cisco Systems Inc and Facebook Inc said on Wednesday they will work with big businesses such as hotels and retailers to provide free wireless Internet access to consumers who sign in using a Facebook log-in. The companies have been testing the concept with smaller businesses for about a year but wil...

3 October, 2013 | More »


WebEx co-founder’s new venture Moxtra raises $10M from Cisco, Starwood Capital, others

Silicon Valley-based Moxtra Inc, which provides a mobile-centric social collection and collaboration application to help users organise documents, photos, videos and drawings in project binders, has secured $10 million in first round of funding from technology major Cisco Systems and Japanese telec...

25 September, 2013 | More »


India’s broadband user base reached 15.05M in March: TRAI

India’s broadband subscriber base increased to 15.05 million in March from 15 million in February this year, according to a report released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). This means an addition of just 50,000 in the month but better than the previous month when the number of ...

30 May, 2013 | More »


Mobile video streaming firm Apalya raises funds from Cisco, existing investors

Apalya Technologies Pvt Ltd, a Hyderabad-based mobile video streaming company, has raised an undisclosed amount from Cisco Technologies and existing investors IndoUS Venture Partners, Qualcomm and IDG Ventures. Started in 2005 by Vamshi Reddy, a former Cisco executive, Apalya is a managed service pr...

23 April, 2013 | More »


Mobile data traffic to grow 12 times by 2017, says Cisco

Smartphones and tablets will consume three times more data on service provider networks than the entire desktop internet by 2017, according to a white paper titled Cisco Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, 2012-2017, published by Cisco. It also adds that cloud apps w...

8 February, 2013 | More »


Cisco to buy cloud networking startup Meraki for $1.2B

Networking equipment company Cisco Systems Inc said it will buy privately held cloud networking company Meraki for $1.2 billion in cash as part of its cloud and networking strategy. Cisco said the acquisition of Meraki, which was founded by members of MIT’s Laboratory for Computer Science, is ...

19 November, 2012 | More »

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