SAN JOSE, Calif. (TheStreet) -- So goes Cisco ( CSCO), so goes the rest of tech. And expectations are high for the bellwether, which reports third-quarter results today. Investors are hoping that Cisco will be able to tap the economic rebound and continue its recent sales and profit growth. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Financial expect Cisco to report revenue of $10.24 billion and earnings of 39 cents a share, up from $8.2 billion and 30 cents a share in the prior year's quarter. Will the company beat expectations? Stay tuned to TheStreet's live blog of the company's earnings call.