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Jeff Reed

Senior Vice President of Product

Security Business Group

Jeff Reed is Senior Vice President of Product for Cisco’s Security Business. In this role he oversees product management, customer success, and technical marketing for the industry’s leading security portfolio.

Previously, Reed was SVP of Cisco’s Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions Group (EISG), encompassing a $16B networking product portfolio, where his focus was on delivering Cisco’s Digital Network Architecture (DNA). Prior to that, Reed had responsibility for the company’s SDN solutions and architectures for enterprise customers. Additionally he was General Manager for Cisco’s largest switching business unit, the Unified Access Group.

Prior to joining Cisco, Reed held a number of senior positions in large-scale enterprise software businesses, covering storage product development, alliances, and business development. He also served as president and cofounder of an e-commerce start-up venture.

Reed holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering (with distinction) and a master’s degree in business administration, both from Stanford University.

Articles

February 24, 2020

SECURITY

Introducing SecureX

Announcing Cisco SecureX - our open, cloud-native platform that connects Cisco's integrated security portfolio and customers' security portfolios for a simpler, more consistent experience across endpoints, cloud, network, and applications.

February 19, 2020

SECURITY

4 Cybersecurity Trends that Will Make an Impact in 2020

As we approach RSA 2020, here are four cybersecurity trends that will be making an impact this year.

January 28, 2020

SECURITY

Time for Some Straight Talk Around Network Traffic Analysis

Network Traffic Analysis (NTA) solutions have become necessary to stay ahead of threats in today’s attack landscape. Learn what makes Cisco Stealthwatch the leading NTA product.

December 17, 2019

SECURITY

Cisco and IBM: Solving Customer Challenges through the Power of Partnerships

Cisco and IBM Security are working together to provide our joint customers an in-depth, end-to-end defense strategy while simplifying their vendor relationships.

November 5, 2019

SECURITY

Securing Your Future by Innovating Today

To reduce security complexities, accelerate cloud adoption and provide breach defense everywhere, Cisco created a comprehensive platform approach and introduces a series of innovations across its security portfolio.

October 1, 2019

SECURITY

Find What Your Endpoint Anti-Malware is Missing with CESA Built on Splunk

Splunk’s analytics-driven security solutions are a perfect complement to Cisco Security. This partnership has generated CESA Built on Splunk, which is a solution unlike anything available in the industry.

June 6, 2019

SECURITY

A Bridge to the Future of the Firewall

With Cisco Defense Orchestrator, organizations can seamlessly harmonize security policies across tens or thousands of devices – including ASA, and in the very near future, FTD and Meraki MX.

June 3, 2019

SECURITY

Cisco and BT at 30: Creating a Future-Proof Security Solution

Some things just get better with age. And you could say the same for the over 30-year partnership between Cisco and British Telecom (BT).

March 25, 2019

PARTNER

Balancing the risks and rewards of connected manufacturing

Cisco, Schneider Electric, and Aveva are working together to mitigate the risks of digital manufacturing so their connected industrial customers can seize IIoT’s many rewards.