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Cisco ACI and Nexus 9000 Activities at Cisco Live Milan 2015

Interested in learning more about Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure and Nexus 9000? We are hosting a myriad of activities here at Cisco Live Milan 2015! With Meet the Expert sessions and Demos at the World of Solutions, DevNet Zone labs, a plethora of breakout sessions, and customer whisper suite sessions, there is a wide range of content available throughout the week at the MiCo. Check out the highlights below.


  • “Let’s Discuss: Cisco’s Controllers – Why, What, How, When”

Wednesday, January 28 • 2:30pm – 3:30pm

  • “API Deep Dive: APIC DC”

Monday, January 26 • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

  • “API Deep Dive: APIC DC APIs”

Thursday, January 29 • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM


1.TECACI-2009 – Intermediate – Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) – The Policy Driven Data Center

2.BRKAPP-9000 – Introduction to Application Centric Infrastructure.

3.BRKACI-2001 – Intermediate – Integration and Interoperation of existing Nexus networks into an ACI architecture

4.TECDCT-2002 – Intermediate – Next Generation Data Center Infrastructure

5.BRKAPP-9004 – Intermediate – Data Center Mobility, VXLAN & ACI Fabric Architecture

6.BRKACI-3456 – Advanced – Mastering OpenStack and ACI

7.TECDCT-2002 – Intermediate – Next Generation Data Center Infrastructure

8.BRKACI-2006 – Intermediate – Integration of Hypervisors and L4-7 Services into an ACI Fabric

9.LTRDCT-1224 – Intermediate – Implementing VXLAN in Datacenter

10.BRKDCT-1302 – APIC and Nexus 9000: Network Programmability and Automation

11.BRKVIR-2931 – Intermediate – End-to-End Application-Centric Data Center

Cisco ACI/N9K Whisper Suites

Please visit to register a request. Please note a Cisco domain name is required.

Whisper suites are being held offsite at:

Melia Milano Hotel

Via Masaccio, 19

We hope you will enjoy the show.

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Cisco Live: Meet the Expert

So Cisco Live 2013 has just wrapped up and I thought I’d build upon my previous Cisco Live post regarding what it’s like to be a presenter at Cisco Live, but this time from the perspective of an engineer in the Meet the Expert program.  As a customer if you need advice you can enter the world of solutions and talk to someone in the main Cisco booth area, or head over to the red shirted engineers in the Design Clinics.  However, what if you want to ask some questions in a more intimate setting, want to go deeper into the analysis of your problems or be able to talk about your network or infrastructure without having your competitor standing right next to you?  Maybe you want to make sure the person you are working with has a background of exactly what you are looking for.  Then you head over to the Meet the Expert area.


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