Chris O'Brien

Sr. Director, UCS Solutions

Cisco Compute

Chris is a Director of Unified Computing System (UCS) solutions in Cisco's Computing Systems Product Group. He is currently responsible for the development of Cisco Validated Designs (CVDs) for Cisco's UCS converged infrastructure solutions, Cisco's scale-out storage solutions, Cisco’s data protection solutions, and Cisco's hyper-converged infrastructure solutions.

Previously O'Brien was an application developer, technical marketing engineer, and solution architect.


October 23, 2023


How FlexPod Cybersecure Architecture Helps You Protect, Detect, and Recover Your Precious Data 

4 min read

FlexPod provides a secure IT infrastructure to protect apps and data from unauthorized access, detect threats early to keep data safe, and recover data quickly to eliminate downtime.

October 4, 2022


FlexPod XCS Interoperability Compliance – Unique Compliance Check with Cisco HCL & NetApp IMT together

2 min read

FlexPod XCS interoperability feature leverages Cisco Intersight Cloud Orchestrator (ICO) work-flow engine to do the magic here. It collects FlexPod component inventory as discovered by the system, getting compliance data from Cisco HCL and NetApp IMT under the hood, to generating interoperability report for you to consume.