Alphonsine Anderson

Technical Solutions Architect


Alphonsine Anderson is a Sales Enterprise Networking Technical Solutions Architect, part of the Campus Automation Team, focusing on Cisco's Intent Based Networking. She holds a bachelor of science in Electronics Engineering (University of Rwanda) and a master of science in Telecommunications Engineering (Rochester Institute of Technology, New York) She is also the Founder and CEO of Rising Above the Storms, a non-profit organization with a vision to advocate for and empower at-risk youth in developing nations.


July 26, 2022


Your Network, Your Way: A Journey to Full Cloud Management of Cisco Catalyst Products

6 min read

Cisco customers can now onboard and monitor Catalyst Infrastructure in the Cisco Meraki Dashboard. Cisco Cloud Management for Catalyst gives customers the flexibility and accelerates the transition to a cloud managed networking experience.

December 2, 2021


A simplified Migration Process from Cisco Prime Infrastructure to Cisco DNA Center without disrupting Network Operations

9 min read

Migrating from Prime Infrastructure to Cisco DNA Center has been made easy. Learn how to accelerate your digital transformation and take advantage of automation, insights and security across your network!

June 18, 2019


How Cisco Employees Have Given Back to Me

5 min read

Alphonsine A. returns to the Life at Cisco blog to share how Cisco emplyoees are encouraging her to keep going in her nonprofit work.

November 10, 2016


7 Ways to Rise Above the Storm and Inspire Others

3 min read

Hope. It’s my personal story. It might not seem that hope would come from such a thing, but at the age...