Todd Brannon joined Cisco in 2009 and leads product marketing for Unified Computing at Cisco. His previous experience includes a career in server and storage marketing at Dell, where he joined in 1995 as a founding member the System Performance Analysis Lab. Todd spent two years in Japan, leading Dell’s regional server launch in 1997 and was a product line manager for the launch of the M1000 blade family ten years later. Two years in Dell’s Data Center Solutions hyperscale systems division rounded out his time at Dell. Prior to and during his civilian career, Todd served as an Armor officer in the US Army. He loves the smell of a data center in the morning.