Cisco Research and Development (R&D) Expenses

Research & Development (R&D) Expenses of CISCO 2004-2021

Amounts are in $millions.

Year R&D Expenses ($m)
2021$6,549
2020$6,347
2019$6,577
2018 $ 6,332
2017 $ 6,059
2016 $ 6,296
2015 $ 6,207
2014 $ 6,294
2013 $ 5,942 
2012 $ 5,488 
2011 $ 5,823 
2010 $ 5,273 
2009 $ 5,208 
2008 $ 5,325 
2007 $ 4,598 
2006 $ 4,067 
2005 $ 3,322 
2004 $3,192 

In 2021, CISCO spent $6.55 billion on research and development compared to $6.35 billion in 2020.

Research and Development expenses of CISCO Systems grew to $6.3 billion in 2018 from $6 billion in 2017.