SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2009) -  Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) will host an online webcast to provide details about a new networking architectural framework and five-phase plan, as well as to share Cisco routing innovations.

The discussion will highlight:

  • Cisco's corporate vision and architectural solution strategy
  • The relevance of Cisco's core networking business to its growth plans and penetration of new markets
  • Cisco routing announcements 
  • Guest customers, including Verizon, who will share their experiences with Cisco routing solutions

Key Speakers:

  • Tony Bates, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Enterprise, Commercial and Small Business Group (ECSB)
  • Marie Hattar, vice president, Network Systems and Security Solutions, Cisco
  • Ross Fowler, vice president, European Region, Cisco Worldwide Sales 
  • Mike Marcellin, vice president - global managed solutions, Verizon

When: Tuesday, Oct. 20 at:

EMEA 5 a.m. PDT/12:00 UTC
U.S./Canada/Latin America 11 a.m. PDT/18:00 UTC
Asia 10:30 p.m. PDT/5:30 UTC

Where: The webcast can be accessed at the URL below. Pre-registration is required. Go to:

Interviews: To schedule press interviews after the broadcast, please e-mail Neil Wu Becker at, or call 408-525-7415.

To schedule analyst interviews after the broadcast, please contact Amal Nichols at

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Contact Information:

Press Contact:
Neil Wu Becker
(408) 525-7415

Industry Analyst Contact:
Amal Nichols
(408) 526 6493

Investor Relations Contact:
Matt Tractenberg
(408) 525-3170