Cisco CEO: New Google Cloud Partnership ‘Plays an Enormous Role’ in Security, Policy (CNBC)


Cisco Systems’ recent partnership with Alphabet’s Google to create a seamless cloud network “plays a tremendous role with security [and] policy,” Cisco’s Chuck Robbins said Tuesday. In an interview with CNBC’s “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer, the Cisco chairman and CEO said the partnership came in response to what customers of his networking hardware company were looking for: the ability to move their workloads from private to public clouds.