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Cisco Completes Acquisition of GeoTel Communications Corp.

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- June 24, 1999 -- Cisco Systems, Inc.
Jun 24, 1999

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- June 24, 1999 -- Cisco Systems, Inc. today announced it has completed the acquisition of GeoTel Communications Corp. (NASDAQ:GEOC) of Lowell, MA.

On April 13, 1999 Cisco announced a definitive agreement to acquire publicly-held GeoTel, a leading provider of software solutions for distributed voice call centers for enterprise and service provider customers. Under the terms of the agreement, shares of Cisco common stock were issued for all outstanding shares and options of GeoTel. The transaction will be accounted for as a pooling of interests.

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