• When it comes to choosing networking products and services, Cisco certainly remains one of the most trusted brands globally. Despite the predictions of increased competition, commoditization, and other factors, Cisco has continued to thrive as a networking company. One of the reasons for the success is the loyalty of its massive base of channel partners across the globe. Over the past 30 years Cisco has managed to maintain such a loyalty among its partners. This has been possible due to continuous innovation in its products and in the partnership program with various IT vendors across the globe. With regards to India, demand for networking products is being driven in a large way by the burgeoning small and medium business sector. Indian SMBs today are looking to increase their operational efficiency and agility to react to competitive pressures and high speed business changes. Cisco enables enterprises to achieve their goals via its authorized partners located across India. These partners not only reach metros, but also penetrate into tier 1 and tier 2 market to empower SMBs to plan their long-term strategy and create real business value. To help SMBs choose perfect Cisco partners who not only have the technology expertise but also the business acumen, CIOReview has come up with a list of “20 Most Promising Cisco Technology Solution Providers”. A distinguished panel comprising of successful CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts and CIOReview’s editorial board decided on the names of the most promising Cisco technology solution providers.