Hugo Vliegen

VP of Product Management and Technical Marketing

Enterprise Routing and SDWAN

Hugo Vliegen has global responsibility for product management and technical marketing for Enterprise Routing & SDWAN. Hugo has 25+ years of experience in marketing and technology leadership roles. Over the years, he has worked with numerous enterprise customers, service providers, and channel partners to define business strategies and product/solution requirements for networking and security infrastructure. Hugo also brings experience from working at cloud and IoT startups, including Aryaka, Nebbiolo and Infogear (acquired by Cisco). He is the co-founder of several new product lines in the networking and security space generating $ 100M+ in yearly revenues. Hugo started his career in Manufacturing IT and Automation. Hugo earned a Ph.D. in Engineering from the University of Twente and graduated with Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from the Eindhoven University of Technology in The Netherlands.


August 22, 2023


How SD-WAN Solves Multicloud Complexity

4 min read

With tight integrations to leading cloud, SaaS, and middle-mile providers, SD-WAN multicloud integration is an antidote to the management complexity and lack of agility of sprawling multicloud environments.

September 8, 2015


Digital Vortex: How Not to Be the 40% That Will Fail!

4 min read

At least 40% of businesses will fail at staying digitally agile. Among 941 business leaders in 12 industries surveyed, 43% percent...

June 25, 2015


Application Visibility Makes Parenting Easier!

2 min read

Parenting in a hyper-connected world is increasingly challenged by lack of visibility into children’s internet usage, and by limited controls to customize internet usage policies per child. About a year ago, I installed a home router with parental-controls. My kids (teenage girls!) quickly complained about the additional latency it introduced on the network. User experience […]