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BusinessWeek has a short but intriguing brief on Cisco’s foray into Saudi Arabia. As a consultant quoted in the piece states, technology companies can be thought leaders in weaving ICT into the development plans of countries like Saudi Arabia. At the same time, the article comments on the competition Cisco faces from the likes of Ericsson and Huawei. Unanswered:  how would “thought leadership” differ from Cisco to Huawei to Ericsson, and what would that mean for Saudi Arabia’s positioning in the Internet age?

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Written by Mark

November 22, 2008 at 1:28 pm

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  1. […] quid-pro-quo between a company’s market success and its support for development initiatives is also playing out in Saudi Arabia, with Cisco, Ericsson, and Huawei. It’ll be interesting to watch how efforts like these […]


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