Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
April 13, 2012 11:00 am ET
Marilyn Mora -
Surya Panditi -
Suraj Shetty -
Hello, everyone, and welcome to Cisco's conference call focused on our service provider routing business. This is Marilyn Mora of Cisco's Investor Relations team. I'd like to thank all of you for joining today's call.
Today's discussion will focus specifically on Cisco's service provider routing and optical strategy to sustain market leadership through innovation and architectural approach. Now on to the format of our call today. It would include a 20- to 25-minute presentation followed by an opportunity for Q&A.
At this time, I'd like to introduce you to our speakers, who many of you know and have met. First, Surya Panditi, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco's service provider business and a 7-year veteran of Cisco. He is responsible for the strategy, engineering and marketing direction of Cisco's comprehensive family of service provider networking platforms, including core and edge routing. Welcome, Surya.
Our next speaker is Suraj Shetty, Vice President of Worldwide Service Provider Marketing and a 15-year veteran of the company. Suraj's responsibilities include leading the company's product and solution marketing function in video, emerging technologies and solutions, cloud, mobility and routing for the service provider and enterprise sectors globally. In addition, he is a member of Cisco's service provider business counsel. Welcome, Suraj.
Now I like to remind the audience that today's call will pertain strictly to Cisco's service provider routing and optical strategy. No new financial information regarding Cisco's overall performance is intended or implied, and is cautioned not be viewed as an update to the quarter.