Cisco Secondary Market & Why it Exists
Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking and our technology is changing the nature of work and the way we live. We also recognize that because of the superior quality and longevity of our products, there is a healthy secondary market of Cisco products which are resold via non-authorized secondary market brokers.
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Part of our commitment is to not only help protect our customers’ investments, but also to ensure that all products supplied via our Authorized Channel meet the high standards that our customers have come to expect.
The Risks of the Secondary Market (i.e., products not sourced from Cisco)
- May be non-genuine or counterfeit
- May be parallel import or even stolen
- May not have critical engineering change orders carried out