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Skype buys Cisco (executive) – now what?

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Skype (www.skype.com) has hired Tony Bates, formerly Cisco’s Senior VP and GM of Enterprise, Commercial and Small Business.  So now what?

I suppose this kinda-sorta explains the origin of the rumor that Cisco was going to buy Skype.

Speculation ranges that Bates’ experience with Enterprise will help Skype get traction into the business [...]