Five Recent Cisco Products That Flopped


Cisco isn't known for major product bellyflops, at least compared to some of the industry's biggest names. Many of its experiments -- including such a bold-faced product named as the Unified Computing System (UCS) -- go on to be billion-dollar businesses.

But in the past two years, it has notched some pretty high-profile failures, up through this month's Cius announcement. Here are five Cisco products that met -- or, to be fair, are in the process of meeting -- an unceremonious end.