Maggie Smith

Marketing Manager

Enterprise Solutions - Data Center Marketing

Experienced technology marketing professional with expertise in product marketing, solutions marketing, sales enablement, and channel programs targeting enterprise IT and solutions providers.


August 13, 2019


Managing your SAP Digital Transformation Journey

Please welcome our guest blogger Erik Lillestolen, Senior Digital Transformation.   We’ve heard the words, but have you wondered what it is all about? Digital Transformation is a strategic directive...

May 7, 2019


Celebrate with Cisco at Sapphire NOW 2019

Cisco is celebrating 20 years as an SAP premier partner and what better place to have a 20-year anniversary with our SAP customers than Sapphire NOW 2019. Stop by the Cisco Booth 935, have a cappuccino at our coffee bar, and stay for our theater and demonstrations. And help us celebrate our 20 years as an SAP partner.

January 17, 2019


Scalable Solutions for the AI Data Pipeline: FlashStack for AI

Cisco and Pure Storage have teamed to provide a solution for each of the data pipeline requirements. FlashStack for AI combines the compute scale of the Cisco UCS C480ML M5 with the storage scalability of Pure’s FlashBlade packaged in the FlashStack platform.

September 25, 2018


Good News for the Azure Stack Community -16 nodes is here

Cisco is pleased to announce the expansion of Azure Stack systems to 16 physical servers for our solution. With this announcement, Cisco Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack now provides additional processor, memory and storage capacity:

September 20, 2018


Secure your journey to the cloud with Cisco and Microsoft

Planning to attend Microsoft Ignite September 24-28 in Orlando?  If you were able to get one of the golden tickets to this event, include a visit to Cisco (Booth 418) to learn how to secure your cloud journey with Cisco solutions for Microsoft applications -on premise and in the Microsoft Azure Cloud. Here is a quick preview of Cisco’s game plan as a platinum sponsor. Use these ideas to create a winning playbook for your Microsoft Ignite week.

September 18, 2018


Azure Stack add node simplified by Cisco UCS

Featuring guest blogger Rahul Talekar, Solutions Architect for Cisco UCS solutions. Rahul's blog describes the best case scenerio for adding a node to an existing Azure Stack configuration- best case when...

July 12, 2018


Cisco continues World Record SQL Server benchmark results. Did you notice?

A Cisco C240 M5 system running Microsoft SQLserver 2017 achieved a new TPC-H benchmark. It also established a new price performance benchmark for the C240 system for SQL server deployments.

June 13, 2018


Cisco Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack Just Upped the Ante

Just in time for summer, Cisco offers new configurations for Cisco’s Azure stack solution, including M5 Skylake with hybrid (flash and SAS) storage.

May 17, 2018


Accelerate Your FlashStack Engines with Cisco and Pure Storage at Pure Accelerate

Are you planning a visit to San Francisco on May 22-24? Add Pure Accelerate to your itinerary and visit the Cisco booth to learn about what’s new for FlashStack.