Kacey Carpenter

Senior Manager

Global Government and Public Sector Marketing

Kacey joined Cisco in 1996 and is a senior manager in the global government and public sector marketing organization. He is focused on the intersection of technology innovation and government transformation with relevant experience in national, state and local government, public safety and security, criminal justice, and healthcare. With over 25 years of networking and computer technology experience in various solutions marketing, product management, and software engineering roles, he has led a number of strategic technology initiatives involving networking, data center / storage, and communications technologies.

Kacey holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BS degree in Math/System Science with a specialization in Computer Studies from UCLA.


September 10, 2015


Safer Communities and Countries in the Digital Era

Keeping citizens, communities, and countries safer  Around the world, countries are under increasing pressure to better serve their citizens, protect critical resources, and ensure safe communities and nations. In response to these pressing challenges, governments are seeking innovative solutions to address these challenges. In the era of digital disruption, communities and countries are looking to digital solutions and intelligent […]

October 2, 2014


Highlights from IACA Sydney 2014 #ConnectedJustice #CiscoPublicSafety

I had the opportunity to attend the International Association for Court Administration (IACA) conference in Sydney, Australia last week. Congratulations to IACA for a very successful 7th conference with an amazing group of court leaders from more than 40 countries around the world. Distinguished speakers and panels presented  important court administration topics including on the first day a […]

May 23, 2014


Ciscolive! 25 Years of Networkers

Cisco hosted our first Networkers customer event, now Ciscolive!, 25 years ago.  Our first event was small with around 200 attendees focused on multiprotocal routing technologies.  This year more than 25,000 Cisco customers, partners, press, and analysts attended live in San Francisco, with over 200,000 participating online  with topics ranging from Intercloud, Collaboration, Security, and Application Centric […]

March 21, 2014


Highlights from AFCEA Homeland Security Conference: Remaining Ever-Vigilant

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the AFCEA Homeland Security conference in Washington, D.C. Eleven days after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the first Director of the Office of Homeland Security was appointed leading to the combination of 22 different federal departments and agencies into a unified, integrated cabinet agency when it […]

March 7, 2014


Mobile Government and Telework Week 2014

Each year I pledge to telework along with thousands of others for the annual Telework Week.  Today, I worked from my rpod parked in front of my house.  My rpod is my personal smart work space and provides me everything I need to work at home or on the road with secure mobility capabilities that allow […]

February 28, 2014


Highlights from RSA 2014

This week I had the opportunity to attend the RSA Conference in San Francisco. The theme for the...

December 13, 2013


Courts Excellence in a Changing World: Highlights from Day 2

The second day of the Courts Excellence in a Changing World conference was even better than the first with a number of best practices demonstrating court excellence. Many of these best practices involve technology innovations that provide the foundation for transformation. The best practices shared provided the courts capabilities for 24×7 citizen services, reduced costs, […]

December 10, 2013


Courts Excellence in a Changing World: Highlights from Day 1

I am fortunate to have the opportunity to attend the Courts Excellence in a Changing World conference in Dubai, UAE this week.  Hosted by the International Association for Court Administration (IACA) in association with the Dubai Courts and the DIFC Courts as host judiciary. This event in Dubai is the first of its kind in the […]

October 31, 2013


Public Safety Blog Series-Highlights from IACP 2013 in Philly

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the 120th Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)  Conference and Expo in Philadelphia. It was an honor to attend this event and learn from experts about best practices in public safety as well as to recognize this years Winners and Finalists selected by the IACP […]