Unlocking Unprecedented Value

As a Cisco Investments leader, Phil’s eyes are always on the future. And what a future it is. In this interview, Phil breaks down the investment areas and startups he’s most excited about – from AI-Ops with Moogsoft, to customer-centric platforms with Kustomer, to machine learning with DataRobot – and how these powerful technologies are unlocking unprecedented value in the enterprise.

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2019: The state of cybersecurity


Security is a massive $100B category, fragmented across 30 to 40 subsectors. Each sector is characterized by best-of-breed point solutions. It’s also one of the most active categories the last...

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Data Center Disruption


Breaking the boundaries in a hybrid and multi-cloud world. If I gave you these three numbers: 81%, 51%, and 5% And then I asked you to match them to the following: % of enterprises with a strategy...

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Interview With a Cybersecurity Pioneer: Kobi Samboursky


Israel is quickly becoming an oasis for cybersecurity ventures. But it wasn’t too long ago that the cybersecurity landscape was somewhat barren. Daniel Karp, who leads Cisco Investments’...

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Moogsoft: Pioneering AI for IT Operations


Today’s IT Operations teams are struggling under a mountain of alerts and tickets. In this interview, Moogsoft’s Co-Founder and CEO Phil Tee shares how their purpose-built artificial...

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Investing in IoT: Finding a Method to the Madness


Amit Chaturvedy, Head of our IoT and Enterprise Networking domains, describes the IoT use cases gaining the most traction, the trends driving the next frontier, and the startups leading the way...

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People@Cisco: Rob Salvagno


Rob Salvagno, Head of Cisco Investments, thrives when he can ride the next wave of innovation.

Cisco Innovators: Janey Hoe


Janey Hoe, Vice President of Cisco Investments, thrives on connections. Whether it's connecting companies with Cisco Investments or making connections for more diversity in tech, Janey is seen as a leader. Focus Magazine recently sat down with Janey to find out how she got her career started and what continues to drive her.

Cisco Investments GCVI Summit Interview


Watch Rob Salvagno’s interview at the 2018 GCVI Summit, discussing Cisco’s approach to global CVC and M&A.