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#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 30. Flexpod, the flexening!

CiscoChampion200PXbadge#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’re talking about Flexpod, an integrated computing, networking, and storage solution developed by Cisco and NetApp. Its configurations and workloads are published as Cisco Validated Designs. Our SME is Cisco Technical Marketing Manager, Chris O’Brien.

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Cisco SME
Chris O’Brien, Cisco Technical Marketing Manager

Cisco Champion Guest Host
Shawn Lieu, @shawnlieu, Solutions Architect

Moderator
Lauren Friedman (@lauren)

Highlights
What is Flexpod?
Flexpod and UCS Mini
Flexpod Express
Hyper-V and Flexpod
HyperCloud, Intercloud and Flexpod
OpenStack, Red Hat and Flexpod
Feedback session on Management Pods
Provisioning Flexpod

Resource
Flexpod Overview Page

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#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 29. Cisco Cloud Web Security (CWS)

CiscoChampion200PXbadge#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’re talking about Cisco Cloud Web Security (CWS), which provides industry-leading security and control for the distributed enterprise. Users are protected everywhere, all the time when using CWS through Cisco worldwide threat intelligence, advanced threat defense capabilities, and roaming user protection. Our SME is John Davis, Cisco Technical Marketing Engineer.

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Cisco SME
John Davis, Cisco Technical Marketing Engineer

Cisco Champion Guest Hosts
Jake Gillen, @jakegillen, Senior Security Engineer
Ed Walsh, @vEddieW, Senior Consultant

Moderator
Brian Remmel (@bremmel)

Highlights
What is Cisco Cloud Web Security (CWS)
CWS and AUP Service
CWS security data processing
CWS Essentials and Premium
Advantages of CWS for more robust protection
CWS management tools and reports for end users

Resource
cisco.com/go/cws

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#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 28. Elastica

CiscoChampion200PXbadge#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’ll talk about Elastica, the Integration between Cisco ISE and Cloud Access Security Brokers, which gives administrators deeper visibility, security and control over access to cloud resources. Our Cisco SME will be Nitin Kumar, Cisco Service Deployment Manager, Cisco Cloud Web Security.

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Cisco SME
Nitin Kumar, Cisco Service Deployment Manager, Cisco Cloud Web Security

Cisco Champion Guest Hosts
Brad Haynes, @GK_bradhaynes, Client Solutions Specialist

Moderator
Brian Remmel (@bremmel)

Highlights
What is Elastica
Why Elastica
Features and Capabilities of Elastica
Elastica CloudSOC platform
Easily consumable data in Elastica GUI interface
Integration with other Cisco security products
Most surprising features in Elastica
Real world use cases for Elastica
Phases of the Cisco / Elastica Partnership
Running a risk assessment with Elastica

Resource
https://www.elastica.net/

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#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 27. Getting Started in I.T.

CiscoChampion200PXbadge#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’ll be talking about getting started in I.T. with Cisco Champions Rowell Dionicio and Justin Parisi. Our guest hosts this week are Networking Academy members Tim Harmon and Nick Saylor.

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Cisco Champion SMEs
Rowell Dionicio, @rowelldionicio, Network Engineer
Justin Parisi, @NFSDudeAbides, Technical Marketing Engineer

Networking Academy Guest Hosts
Tim Harmon, @harmont2004
Nick Saylor, @SalsaBeard

Additional Networking Academy Members
Jason Lachowsky
Sergio Salas
Zoe Rose
Nathan Pan
Ben Shirer

Moderator
Rachel Bakker (@rbakker)

Highlights
Up and coming skills for new professionals
Getting your foot in the door
What hiring managers look for
Overcoming lack of experience
The most important tools you’ll need to jump start your career
Networking and Tech Groups
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#CiscoChampion Radio S2|Ep 26. Dallas / Fort Worth Cisco User Group

CiscoChampion200PXbadge#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’ll be talking about the Dallas / Fort Worth Cisco User Group (DFW CUG) with its leadership team.

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Cisco SMEs
Chris Williamson, DFW CUG Director – Education and Certifications, Cisco Network Engineer
Beau Williamson, DFW CUG Founding and Active member
Ken Cooper, DFW CUG Founding member and President
Eric Severson, DFW CUG Vice-President
Mark Scewczul, DFW CUG Director of Sales & Marketing

Cisco Champion Guest Hosts
Stephen Rodriguez, @WiFiJanitor, Solutions Architect Network and Mobility
Rowell Dionicio, @rowelldionicio, Network Engineer
Chris Partsenidis, @firewallcx, Senior Network Engineer

Moderator
Lauren Friedman (@lauren) Read More »

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