James Leach

Director of Platform Strategy

UCS Product Management

James Leach joined Cisco in 2010 and is the Director of Platform Strategy for Unified Computing at Cisco. His previous experience includes over 21 years at Compaq / HP, where he held various roles on the industry standard server engineering and product management teams.

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November 24, 2015


Composable Infrastructure: Cutting Through the Noise

3 min read

Its seems that lately, there is a lot of noise in the industry about composable infrastructure.  Some of others in the industry seem to be busy churning out a bunch of noise around their vision of the future as though just talking about it repeatedly will somehow capture mindshare.   Most of what is out there […]

September 9, 2014


Cisco UCS M4 Compute Platforms: Performance That Matters

3 min read

Part of last week’s UCS Grand Slam launch event last week in NYC was the announcement of three new compute platforms – Cisco UCS C220 M4, C240 M4, and B200 M4.  Today, Intel announced the new Intel Xeon E5 v3 family of CPUs that will power these new UCS platforms.  Hopefully, this week, now that […]

September 4, 2014


Introducing Cisco UCS M-Series Modular Servers with System Link Technology

2 min read

Today, we are announcing a number of new UCS products.  But this is not just a product launch; it’s arguably the biggest product launch since the original UCS unveiling in 2009, both in terms of breadth and importance.  One of the products that we are unleashing is the Cisco UCS M-Series Modular Server, a brand […]