Dan Crawford

Marketing Manager

Service Provider Infrastructure

Dan focuses on the evolution of network infrastructure for cloud, web, over-the-top, and traditional service providers. As a marketing manager at Cisco Systems, Dan has launched the next generation of Cisco’s service provider routing, switching, and optical product portfolio. Dan holds two degrees from Santa Clara University—a Bachelor of Science in Commerce in Economics from the Leavey School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science.

Originally from the Seattle area, Dan currently resides in San Francisco.


February 19, 2017


Join Cisco and Light Reading to Learn About SD-WAN

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Join Cisco and others on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 for a webinar “How to Succeed in the New Age of Software-Defined WANs?”

November 3, 2016


The Evolution of IOS XR with Cloud Scale Application Hosting

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Developments in Cisco IOS XR, a carrier grade train of IOS, aim to simplify the integration of applications, configuration management tools, and industry-standard zero touch provisioning mechanisms.

October 27, 2016


DDOS Attacks: Protecting your Network Infrastructure

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Following the sophisticated and highly distributed attack involving tens of millions of IP addresses this past week, the concept of DDoS protection is on the forefront of network administrators and operator’s minds alike.  While the nature and source of the attack is under investigation, understanding what can be done to prevent and mitigate future attacks is […]

September 21, 2016


Model Driven Telemetry Straight from the Experts

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There continues to be a lot of talk about automation and orchestration for carrier-grade workloads. However, these technologies can’t be fully leveraged until proper telemetry can be implemented. To shed some light on progress we’re making in delivering on network telemetry for we recently hosted a Cisco Knowledge Network webinar on the subject: How to […]