Leonard Bosack is an American entrepreneur and businessman. Leonard Bosack is the founder of Cisco Systems. Cisco system is a multinational corporation that is known for making and selling customer electronics and some other services. He is the co-founder of the company. Leonard Bosack also launched an engineering company known as XKL LLC. Leonard Bosack is one of the famous and unforgettable names in the industry of computer science. He has donated a huge amount of his company sales to different charity groups.
Leonard Bosack Biography And Net Worth
|Co-founder of Cisco Systems, Businessman, and Computer scientist
Leonard Bosack Early Life
Leonard Bosack was born in Pennsylvania, U.S in 1952 year. He belongs to a Catholic family. Leonard Bosack got his early education from La Selle College which is a high school. After completing his studies at La Selle High school he got admission to the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied science and graduated from there in 1973.
After graduating from the university, he started working as a hardware engineer at Digital Equipment Corporation. After working for five years as a hardware engineer, he got admission to Computer Science at Standford University in 1981. He was the support engineer for one of the major projects of Standford University.
Leonard Bosack Wife
Leonard Bosack got married in 1980 to his colleague “Sandra Lerner”, who was the manager of the project at Standford university. He got divorced in the early 1990s and they have no children.
Leonard Bosack co-founded Cisco Systems with his wife Sandra Lerner in 1984. They both designed and built the routers in their own house, and they were helped by the Standford network for the experiment of routers. When the university refused to sell their routers, they both started their company called “Cisco.”
They developed the routers at home and start commercializing the routers in markets and were able to earn over $200,000. In 1990, Bosac resigned from the company. In 2010, he has launched his own private company under the name of XKL LLC, and he was the CEO of the company.
Leonard Bosack Awards and achievements
Leonard has won the following awards:
- In 2009, Leonard Bosack got the Computer Entrepreneur award for founding the Cisco system and introducing the routing technology.
- Leonard Bosac was the first person to widespread the LAN technology.
- He was the first person to connect more than five thousand computers across a 41km square area.
- He currently introduced the fibre optic amplification system.
Leonard Bosack Net worth
Leonard Bosac is one of the famous personalities in Computer Science technology and he has a net worth of estimated 200 million dollars. He has earned most of his money from his own companies. He is one of the most successful businessmen in the America.
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