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NEXT VALLEY VIEW: OCTOBER 24
Join us on October 24 for Valley View, our exciting live video show. In addition to a sit-down with Oracle President Mark Hurd, and a deep dive into an exclusive report on how technology companies spent economic stimulus money (and what the outcome of that spending was), we'll feature a chat with Cisco CEO John Chambers.
Cisco has been come through some restructuring -- layoffs, shuttering of various businesses -- and is looking stronger. Its last earnings report beat analyst expectations. As always, Cisco faces a strong list of competitive challenges, from merchant silicon alternatives to software-defined data center solutions.
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