Kailem Anderson

Sr. Managing Director

Cloud & Managed Services

Kailem Anderson has worldwide responsibility for Cisco Cloud & Managed Services portfolio designed to drive business transformation. The portfolio includes Networking, Data Center, Collaboration and SaaS / XaaS / IoT.

With over 20 years’ experience in managed services and technology, Kailem brings a wealth of service delivery experience in helping customers align their IT strategy with company goals to deliver business outcomes.


November 2, 2017


Viptela and Cisco Managed Services— Even Better Together

Cisco's acquisition of Viptela adds a unique cloud-based delivery model to Cisco’s in-house SD-WAN capabilities that maximize customers' investment and help avoid risks in deploying and managing the solution.

August 10, 2017


5 SD-WAN Operational Challenges for Service Providers to Consider

Cloud and associated networking technologies such as Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) offer significant benefits. The challenge is that you need to go through complete operational transformation which affects both IT and the business.

Disruption and Transformation at Cisco Live Vegas: Final Day Recap

Cisco Live allows us to showcase today's networking and IT products and services, and where they might be in years to come... the evolution of IT all under one roof.

Disruption and Transformation at Cisco Live Vegas: Day 3 Recap

Several of us on the offer management team in Cisco’s Managed Services group were fortunate enough to have the opportunity to speak in various forums here at Cisco...

Disruption and Transformation at Cisco Live Vegas: Day 2 Recap

Day 2 of Cisco Live is all about energy. Everybody has arrived, so the conference halls are packed and the level of intensity is up a few notches. Attendees have already done a pass or two through the exhibition halls, getting the high-level information they need (and maybe a bit of swag along the way), so now they’re ready to dig deeper with booth representatives to really understand what’s being served up. Their questions go beyond just the general type—these are the conversations that we really enjoy having with our prospects and customers!

Disruption and Transformation at Cisco Live Vegas: Day 1 Recap

You didn’t have to take too many steps through the conference halls at Mandalay Bay to understand what the hot topics of discussion are at Cisco Live 2017:  DNA and...

5 Best Kept Secrets That Drive Extraordinary Business Outcomes at Cisco Live Vegas

You know that Vegas will hit critical mass June 26 – 29 for Cisco Live. What you don’t know is how Managed Services can help you take back your schedule by keeping your IT environment running securely, so you’re focused on driving innovation and business transformation. Come see our informative demos, attend our solution sessions, and bring your game on to defend the galaxy from threats with our new DNA Digital Force video game in our Services Arcade Experience located in the Services Zone in the World of Solutions.

The Solution Capacity Management Has Been Waiting For

Operations Managers are very familiar with all the reasons their appliance-based networking infrastructure needs to be reconsidered—they live the problem constantly, day in and day out.

#CiscoChat Recap — Why Are Businesses Turning to Collaboration as a Service?

On May 3rd, #CiscoChat discussed the successes and challenges companies face as they move toward business models that accommodate today’s workforce with CaaS solutions. For those who weren’t present for this discussion, we’ve captured some of the highlights.