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Ravi Balakrishnan

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Datacenter Solutions

Ravi Balakrishnan holds a MS in Computer engineering and MBA in Marketing from USA

Ravi has more than 20 years of server hardware and software middleware experience at Sun, HP and Oracle and 5 years of server, virtualization and networking hardware experience at Cisco where he is employed currently – Ravi has acquired rich experience in datacenter infrastructure solutions encompassing Unified Computing Systems, Unified fabric, Energy Efficient Datacenters, and other emerging datacenter topics such as Cloud computing, dynamic provisioning etc.,

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June 26, 2020

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All things Data Center Networking at Cisco Live and DevNet Day 2020

Cisco Live US 2020, Cisco’s first-ever and largest digital event, was a super success, with over 124,000 viewers from across the globe. Take a quick tour of key Data Center Networking highlights from the Cisco Live broadcast and DevNet Day.

May 18, 2020

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Dell EMC PowerStore and Cisco MDS for SAN – A win-win pair to transform IT

The combination of Dell EMC PowerStore systems and Cisco MDS 9000 enables the scale, performance, visibility and operational excellence needed for efficient deployment of all your next-generation workloads.

May 11, 2020

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Navigating the evolving landscape? Cisco DC Networking Free Trials and Promotions can help!

Cisco is continuing its global commitment to help customers and partners navigate an evolving landscape with the introduction of a new Business Resiliency Program.

April 30, 2020

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What’s new and exciting on Cisco ACI with Red Hat Ansible Collections

I want to extend my sincere appreciation to Cisco ACI-Ansible experts Lionel Hercot, Thomas Renzy and John McDonough for their invaluable suggestions and review of this blog. Introduction: As customers embrace the DevOps model to accelerate application deployment and achieve higher efficiency in operating their data centers, the infrastructure needs to change and respond faster […]

April 22, 2020

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Why Cisco ACI with HashiCorp Terraform really matters

Learn how Cisco ACI and Hashicorp Terraform can help you increase productivity while reducing risks for your organization by managing infrastructure as code.

January 22, 2020

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Cisco Live EMEA 2020 – Barcelona gears up to host industry’s premier tech event, third year in a row

A week from now, Cisco Live EMEA 2020 will be ready to sizzle at the Fira Barcelona Gran Via. From a Cisco Data Center standpoint, Cisco ACI, NX-OS, and NAE technologies and DevNet continue to grab the headlines.

November 13, 2019

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ACI Takeover session Sizzles in DevNet Zone, Cisco Live, Cancun 2019

Cisco DevNet was the talk of the town in Cancun during Oct 26-31, the week of Cisco Live LATAM. What drives this excitement with DevNet? Find out...

October 17, 2019

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Cisco and Splunk Technology Innovations Showcase at Splunk .Conf19, Vegas, 2019

Cisco-Splunk partnership is growing at a terrific pace. Recently, Splunk showcased Cisco as one of its top 4 partners. As a testimony to our growing momentum, Cisco is a Peta sponsor this year at Splunk .conf19, Venetian sands, Las Vegas, Oct 21-25.

June 5, 2019

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Cisco Live San Diego 2019 – Data Center Networking Sneak Peak

Join Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins, and Engineering leaders David Goeckeler and Amy Chang as they share Cisco’s vision for the future and how innovation will transform our industry and businesses.