Executive Briefings

Risk Management at Cisco Systems

Risk management at Cisco Systems "is all about time to recovery," says Wes Olson. To shorten that time, Cisco uses Oracle technology to perform numerous "what if" scenarios that show the potential impact that different occurrences would have on Cisco's supply chain and on individual customers. The company then creates a response plan for each of these possibilities. [Run Time (Min:) 8:05]

Risk management at Cisco Systems "is all about time to recovery," says Wes Olson. To shorten that time, Cisco uses Oracle technology to perform numerous "what if" scenarios that show the potential impact that different occurrences would have on Cisco's supply chain and on individual customers. The company then creates a response plan for each of these possibilities. [Run Time (Min:) 8:05]