In Pictures: Critical milestones in Cisco history

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2007

Two key executives, both considered potential successors to CEO John Chambers, leave Cisco in 2007. Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer Giancarlo (pictured), from the acquisition of Kalpana in 1994, leaves late in 2007; preceeded early in the year by Mike Volpi, the head of Cisco's Routing and Service Provider Technology Group. Both had been instrumental in Cisco's growth via acquisition from the mid-1990s to the mid-2000s.

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