Dave D'Aprile

Sr. Product/Solutions Marketing Manager

Secure Access and Mobility Product Group

Dave D’Aprile is Sr. Product/Solutions Marketing Manager for Product Solutions Marketing, supporting the Secure Access and Mobility Product Group. He is primarily responsible for product marketing for the Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE).

Dave has worked in technology for over a decade. Prior to joining Cisco, he helped found and later led marketing and business development efforts for a private MDM and endpoint encryption provider, which served Fortune 500 financial and healthcare companies. He holds an MBA from Babson College, F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor’s Degree from Tufts University.


June 8, 2015


ISE Ecosystem Expands to Drive Deeper Visibility and Control with Cisco Identity Services Engine

3 min read

In one of my previous posts, I noted how Network Access Control (NAC) platforms have started evolving into more visibility-focused and context-aware platforms in the face of major business trends such as enterprise mobility, the migration of resources to the cloud, and the ubiquitous Internet of Everything. Consequently, “new NAC” technology has quietly transformed from […]

December 23, 2014


Network Access Control Sure Isn’t What It Used to Be…

3 min read

Chances are you might be reading this blogpost on a device other than a laptop or desktop computer.  I’d also wager that the device you’re using to read this post handles double-duty – that is, you use it for both work (e.g., checking email, reviewing confidential documents) and play (e.g., Vine, Flappy Bird, social media). […]

November 11, 2014


New White Paper from Enterprise Strategy Group on the Evolution of and Need for Secure Network Access

1 min read

Mention Network Access Control (NAC) to some security or network operations engineers, and they just might grimace.  Why?  Most people still associate NAC with a set of technologies that were complicated to deploy and implement effectively. Today, however, those nightmare assumptions are far removed from the reality.  In this newly released white paper, Jon Oltsik, […]

November 10, 2014


Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) 1.3 and Cisco AnyConnect 4.0 Are Now Available!

3 min read

Cisco customers, partners, and field have been eagerly awaiting the release of the latest version of the Identity Services Engine and the AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client. Well, the wait is now over! After another highly successful limited availability program, Cisco ISE 1.3 and Cisco AnyConnect 4.0 are now available for full orderability as of Friday, […]

October 22, 2014


7 Billion Reasons Why Your Company Needs Cisco ISE

3 min read

Seven billion.  That’s the number of mobile-connected devices that will be trying to get on networks this year.  Now you’re probably not going to be hosting all 7 billion of them, so let’s try this number – 4.  As in, “the average number of devices that enterprise users have” is roughly 4 devices*.  Go ahead […]