Cisco Systems is acquiring Portshift, an Israel-based cybersecutity company whose software protects applications running on cloud providers. The deal reflects Cisco’s growing emphasis on cybersecurity products, an area in which it is already well-established but looks poised to play a more important role in the future as sales of its networking switches and routers slow during the pandemic....
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