Gerard Sheehan

Product Manager

Cloud Networking

In his current role at Cisco, Gerard focuses on Programmability, Automation and Telemetry within the Data Center and the evolving architecture around Day 2 operations. He also has a particular interest in open-source and industry standard tooling, and how they apply to data center orchestration and monitoring.


August 30, 2022


Showcasing Cisco’s Commitment to Openness: VXLAN BGP EVPN with OpenConfig

3 min read

The world of data center networks is evolving at an ever-increasing pace. Businesses are being faced with the growing complexity of scaling data center fabrics, while also ensuring the isolation and security of customer data. Fundamental to this isolation of customer traffic is network virtualization, of which Cisco has been a constant innovator.