Clinton Grant

Principal Software Engineer

Software Engineering – Networking Experiences

Clinton has worked as a software engineer at Cisco since 2000. He began working on midrange routing products such as Cisco 7200, and 7300 Series Routers and then the Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers for the first release of Cisco IOS XE, writing microcode for data-path ASICs and forwarding plane drivers. This was followed by forays into Session Border Controllers (SBCs), application hosting infrastructure, and routing security features such as firewalls in IOS XE. More recently, Clinton has worked on the IOS XE Web User Interface (WebUI) infrastructure and serviceability infrastructure, including binary tracing.


March 16, 2022


Unified Software Tracing Comes to Cisco IOS XE – It’s Unified, Binary, Streaming, and Highly Scalable

3 min read

Cisco has provided a more efficient and effective way to use network software traces at scale for our 80+ enterprise platforms. It’s called unified tracing.