Cisco Systems (CSCO) is ready to pick up the pace on M&A over the next year as the...

|About: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)|By:, SA News Editor

Cisco Systems (CSCO) is ready to pick up the pace on M&A over the next year as the valuations of tech companies slump. "We will be active - not hope to be - will be," says Ned Hooper, senior VP of corporate business development.