Evan Parthenis

IT Manager

Evan is an IT Manager in the Collaboration and Communication team at Cisco. He is a passionate believer in the Any Device, Any Ownership, Anywhere concept, and a strong advocate of cloud services in enterprise IT. Evan orchestrated Cisco's Post PC strategy and was instrumental in the creation of its original Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. Prior to joining Cisco Evan has worked in the Finance, Media, and Professional Services sectors. Evan is based in Sydney Australia and has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management, and Bachelor of Information Technology from the University of Technology Sydney.


April 1, 2015


My Week at CiscoLive! Melbourne 2015

One of my favorite events on the calendar is always Cisco Live in Melbourne, and after the record-breaking event last year, I went in with high expectations. From the moment...

May 14, 2014


Cisco wins at recent CITE awards

We Won!! I’m pleased to announce the Cisco IT Any Device team beat 50 companies to win the “Best Business Computing Environment” at the 2014 IDG CITE awards in San Francisco. The Any Device team manage, secure, and support over 196,000 desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones including 70,000 BYO devices.

March 26, 2014


My Week at CiscoLive! Melbourne 2014

Wow, what an amazing week in Melbourne!! With more than 4,600 attendees in person and 36,000 session views online, Cisco Live was the largest event we’ve ever held in the...