back to article Cisco CEO Chambers to step down, passes baton to Robbins

Cisco has finally made the long-anticipated decision about a replacement for long-time CEO John Chambers: 49-year-old Chuck Robbins. Robbins is no newcomer to Cisco, having been with the company since 1997. His most recent role was as senior veep for worldwide operations, and Cisco's announcement also credits Robbins with …

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    An uphill battle

    Cisco has a serious up hill battle if they don't change their existing business model. While their hardware is decent their software is a joke and customer support non existent. That's no longer going to cut it as there is serious competition from numerous entities these days.

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